Russian Higher League: Lysyj and Girya win

The Russian Higher League finished with a flurry as many of the strongest Russian players fought for both a spot on the podium, and more importantly a seat in the Super Final later this year. For many this was both one and the same, since five players would pass the test of fire, but not all, since even a fourth or fifth place would be good for the coveted prize. In the men's competition, Fedoseev had been the surprise leader after six rounds with a tremendous 5.0/6, however, his fifteen minutes of fame ended in round seven as he ran into a brick wall called Dmitry Jakovenko, also...

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Magyar Korcsoportos Sakkbajnokság Balatonlelle, 2014. június 19–28.

A verseny lebonyolítása: F8, F10, F12, F14, F16, F18, L8, L10, L12, L14, L16, L18 korcsoportokban 9 fordulós svájci rendszerű verseny. Amennyiben egy csoportban maximum 12 fő indul, ott körverseny lesz (2 dupla fordulóval). A versenyt digitális órákkal rendezik meg minden korcsoportban. Az összjátékidő játékosonként 90 perc 40 lépésre, majd 30 perc játszma befejezésig, lépésenként 30 másodperc bónusz idővel. A megengedett késési idő: 30 perc.” VERSENYKIÍRÁS Balatonlelle, 2014. június 19–28. INFO...

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GM Fodor Tamás – 28. OTVORENI MEÐUNARODNI ŠAHOVSKI TURNIR “PULA OPEN 2014” Pula, 07.06. – 14.06.2014.

28th OPEN CHESS TOURNAMENT “PULA OPEN 2014” The 28th International Open Tournament Pula 2014 is taking place on 7-14th June at the Hotel Park Plaza Histria in Pula, Croatia. The 9-round Swiss event is organized by the Chess Club Pula and Croatian Chess Federation. The total prize fund is 8750 EUR. At the present, 185 players from 17 countries are registered to take part in the event. Among them are 8 Grandmasters and 13 International Masters. Last year winner was Stefan Mazur from Slovakia. ORGANIZER: Croatian Chess Federation & Chess Club “Pula” LOCATION: ...

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World Rapid and Blitz Championshiü 2014 | Dubai, UAE – 15-Jun-2014 – 21-Jun-2014

The FIDE World Blitz Chess Championship 2014 will take place from 16th to 18st June, 2014 in Dubai, the most populous city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The event will gather 122 of the strongest chess players in the world, including the reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen. The hefty prize fund of 400 000$ attracted more Top-10 players, such are Levon Aronian, Alexander Grischuk, Viswanathan Anand, Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Sergey Karjakin and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. Magyar idő szerint 13 órától van a kezdés !  Time in Dubai Offical Site –...

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Hungary and Poland to play friendly match Final | Magyarország – Lengyelország. Barátok Sakkcsatája. Június 8-13. végeredmény

. Magyar-lengyel sakkmérkőzés – A férfiak nyertek, a nők kikaptak Budapest, 2014. június 13., péntek (MTI) – A magyar férfi válogatott a lengyelek elleni budapesti sakkcsata utolsó fordulójában 3,5-2,5-re győzött, ezzel egy ponttal megnyerte a hattáblás, schveningeni rendszerű viadalt. HUN – POL Olympic Training Match Women – Eredmények HUN – POL Olympic Training Match Men – Eredmények HUN – POL Olympic Training Match Women...

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