Tradewise Gibraltar Masters 2019 22 – 31 Jan 2019, Gibraltar (England)

Gibraltar Masters 2019 22 – 31 Jan 2019 The 17th Gibraltar Masters is taking place in the Caleta Hotel, Gibraltar from 22-31 January 2019. The 10-round, 250-player open sees stars such as Aronian, MVL, Nakamura and So compete for a £25,000 first prize, while the women’s top prize of £15,000 has again attracted many of the world’s best female players.Players receive 100 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 50 minutes for 20 moves, then 15 minutes until the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move one. A tie for first place will be settled in a speed...

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Végeredménnyel – Delhi Open 2019 – 2019-01-09 – 2019-01-17 FINAL

Georgian GM Pantsulaia wins Delhi International Chess New Delhi (16 Jan 19) :-Third seed Grandmaster Levan Pantsulaia of Georgia won the 17th Delhi International Chess tournament 2019 after settling for a quick draw with Grandmaster S.L Narayanan in the 10th and final round that concluded here. It was a seven way tie at the top between Levan Pantsulaia (Georgia), Mosadeghpour Masoud (Iran), Stupak Kirill (Belarus), Amonatov Farrukh (Tajikistan), Diptayan Ghosh, Abhijeet Gupta, and Narayanan.S.L on eight points apiece in the event but Levan was declared the winner based on his better...

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TATA STEEL 2019 – R5

TATA STEEL 2019 – R5 Carlsen beats van Foreest and his 21-game drawing streak comes to an end. He has now played 33 games (+5 =28 -0) without a loss since July 31st (vs Mamedyarov) Tata Steel Masters 2019 live Tata Steel Challengers 2019 live ound 6 – Friday the 18th Carlsen, Magnus – Mamedyarov, S. Rapport, Richard – Kramnik, Vladimir Anand, V. – Nepomniachtchi, Ian Duda, J.K. – Giri, Anish TATA STEEL 2019 – R5 Magnus Carlsen on his win against Jorden van Foreest in Round 5 in...

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TATA STEEL 2019 – R4

TATA STEEL 2019 – R4 Round 4 – Wins for Giri and Vidit, Nepomniachtchi still in the lead Tata Steel Masters 2019 live Tata Steel Challengers 2019 live TATA STEEL 2019 – R4 https://hunonchess.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/XoP-bpIMdk0cXNrM.mp4 https://hunonchess.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/M7zsUzQX6IpFNTjh.mp4 TATA STEEL 2019 – R4 Statistics and Details: # Name Rating Change Tournament Date 1 Ding Liren 2813 ½ b −0.3 Tata Steel Masters (1) 12.01.2019 2 Nepomniachtchi 2763 ½ w −1.0 Tata Steel Masters...

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NIC: Sadler on books and AlphaZero

NIC: Sadler on books and – Courtesy our friends At New in Chess: GM MATTHEW SADLER on books looks at two of Simon Williams’ recent video series. Plus, what would AlphaZero think about the World Championship match that was held at a stone’s throw from DeepMind’s headquarters in London? Sadler and NATASHA REGAN, authors of Game Changer: AlphaZero’s Groundbreaking Chess Strategies and the Promise of AI, provide a glimpse. AlphaZero’s Thoughts by GM Matthew Sadler and WIM Natasha Regan The idea of analysing the World Championship between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano...

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TATA STEEL 2019 – R3

81st Tata Steel Masters 2019, Wijk aan Zee TATA STEEL 2019 – R3 Tata Steel Chess: Nepomniachtchi grabs the lead – Ian Nepomniachtchi is now the sole leader at the 81st edition of the Tata Steel Masters after knocking down Vladimir Kramnik’s Berlin wall in the third round of the competition. Ding Liren beat Jorden van Foreest with the black pieces and now shares second place with Vishy Anand. In the Challengers, Andrey Esipenko and Parham Maghsoodloo won in round three to join the pack of co-leaders on 2/3. Expert analysis by DANIEL FERNANDEZ and DANNY KING. | Photos:...

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