5 years ago:Mariya Muzychuk is the 15th World Champion

5 years ago:Mariya Muzychuk is the 15th World Champion   Mariya Olehivna Muzychuk (Ukrainian: Марі́я Оле́гівна Музичу́к; born 21 September 1992) is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster and Women’s World Chess Champion from April 2015 to March 2016. She is also a twice women’s champion of Ukraine (2012, 2013), World Team and European Team champion with Ukraine in 2013 and bronze medal winner of the 2012 and 2014 Chess Olympiad with Ukraine. Muzychuk sisters | Sakk https://hunonchess.com/muzychuk-sisters/ Mariya Muzychuk thanks the World...

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Daily Chess Puzzles (+) ROCK 04/05/2020

Daily Chess Puzzles (+) ROCK 04/05/2020   [Event “Paul Morphy chess composition.] [Site “?”] [Date “????.??.??”] [Round “?”] [White “White to move and win”] [Black “?”] [Result “*”] [SetUp “1”] [FEN “kbK5/pp6/1P6/8/8/8/8/R7 w – – 0 1”] [PlyCount “3”] megoldás [Event “Paul Morphy chess composition. [Site “?”] [Date “????.??.??”] [Round “?”] [White “White to move and win”] [Black...

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RIP Arianne Caoili (1986-2020)

RIP Arianne Caoili (1986-2020) Our deepest condolences to Levon Aronian and their close ones. Arianne Caoili (1986-2020) has passed away  after suffering a severe road accident on the night of March 15. The terrible news was shared by her husband Levon Aronian, one of the strongest players in the world, in his Twitter account.  Arianne Caoili was an Australian chess player born in Manila, Philippines. Women International Master. She won the Oceania women’s chess championship in 2009 and competed in seven Women’s Chess Olympiads. Levon Aronian and Arianne Caoili got married...

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Banter Blitz Cup – Firouzja vs. Meier

Banter Blitz Cup – Firouzja vs. Meier

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MAGNUS CARLSEN ÁPRILISBAN MEGRENDEZI A VILÁG LEGNAGYOBB ÖSSZDÍJAZÁSÚ ONLINE SAKKVERSENYÉT

  MAGNUS CARLSEN ÁPRILISBAN MEGRENDEZI A VILÁG LEGNAGYOBB ÖSSZDÍJAZÁSÚ ONLINE SAKKVERSENYÉT   BESZÁMOLUNK ONLINE A norvég négyszeres sakkvilágbajnok Magnus Carlsen, aki 2013 óta birtokolja a sakkvilágbajnoki címet, a járványhelyzetre való tekintettel egyedülálló kezdeményezéssel próbálja népszerűsíteni a sakkot: megrendezi a világ legnagyobb összdíjazású és legerősebb online sakkversenyét. Carlsen szerint „a sakk egyedülálló sport abból a szempontból, hogy a lépések ugyanazok, függetlenül attól, hogy élőben, fabábukkal vagy a...

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Magnus Carlsen launches online chess super-tournament

Magnus Carlsen launches online chess super-tournament   Magnus Carlsen ”No sports, no chess, not anymore! I’m launching the Magnus Carlsen Invitational. 8 players, $250,000 prize fund„ Magnus Carlsen launches online chess super-tournament The Magnus Carlsen Invitational sees the World Chess Champion challenge seven of his biggest rivals to a 2-week, $250,000 battle. The 8-player online event starting April 18th will fill the current void in top-level chess, and indeed sport in general, allowing chess fans to get back to watching the best players each day. Every move will be...

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