10. Governor’s Cup Yugra 2014

10. Governor’s Cup Yugra 2014 X Кубок Губернатора Югры – этап Кубка России по шахматам (05.11.14-13.11.2014, г. Ханты-Мансийск) The 10th Governor’s Cup Yugra is taking place on 5-13th November 2014 in Khanty Mansiysk, Russia. The event is a 9-round Swiss Open with prize fund in the amount of 1.210.000 RUB (nearly 22.000 €). Official...

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Match Iturrizaga vs. Shirov

Match Iturrizaga vs. Shirov First Match Cup between Venezuela #1 chess player GM Eduardo Bonelli Iturrizaga (2646) and the Genius of Riga GM Alexei Shirov(2683) will take place on 6-12th November at the 5-Star Hotel Tamanaco Intercontinental***** in Caracas, the capital of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. The spectacular event will be played in 6 rounds and in case of a tie additional blitz match and Armagedon game will be played. Official...

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How Much Money Do World Chess Champions Make?

  Today, the very top chess players in the world can make good livings from the game. Magnus Carlsen and Vishy Anand, who will play this month’s world chess championship in Russia, made more than $1 million each of the past two years from chess winnings alone. The other top grandmasters in the world do pretty well, too. Fabiano Caruana, Veselin Topalov, Levon Aronian, Alexander Grischuk, Vladimir Kramnik, Anish Giri, Sergey Karjakin, Hikaru Nakamura, Boris Gelfand, and Wesley So can earn up to half a million dollars in tournament winnings each year. The money in chess has always been...

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Dmitry Andreikin wins Tashkent FIDE Grand Prix

Dmitry Andreikin wins Tashkent FIDE Grand Prix Russian Grandmaster Dmitry Andreikin won the second stage of FIDE Grand Prix in Tashkent with 7/11 points. His nearest followers Shakhriyar Mamedyarov and Hikaru Nakamura finished half a point behind. Sergey Karjakin and Fabiano Caruana achieved wins in the last round, while four games were drawn. Round 11 View Video Round 11 Korábbi cikk – previous article FIDE Grand Prix Tashkent 2014 Final ranking Rank SNo. Name Rtg FED 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Pts Res. Vict 1 11 GM Andreikin,...

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Fide November 2014 ratings

A Nemzetközi Sakkszövetség (FIDE) megjelentette a 2014. október -1-től érvényes, az Élő-pontszámok alapján összeállított világranglistát. A listát a Fide immáron havonta adja ki. FIDE publishes July 2014 FRL FIDE Rating List. The list of top players is published at Top lists page of FIDE ratings website. All players can check new ratings at the main page of FIDE ratings website. Top FIDE Chess Ratings Melyet itt folyamatosan nyomon követhet. main page of FIDE ratings website FIDE World Top Chess players actual – aktuális Magnus Carlsen változatlanul vezeti a...

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First Saturday

First Saturday Chess tournament series for GM, IM norms and for Standard and Rapid ELO-rating points. Budapest, Hungary Korábbi cikk – previous article [soliloquy id=”9204″] First Saturday Offical Site – Hivatalos oldal Starting rank list of players No. Name FideID FED Rtg 6 GM Nguyen Huynh Minh Huy 12401269 VIE 2492 3 GM Varga Zoltan 700509 HUN 2470 1 GM Flumbort Andras Dr. 717274 HUN 2458 5 IM Tran Tuan Minh 12401820 VIE 2391 4 FM Aharon Ofir 2800683 ISR 2327 2 Farkas Richard 703850 HUN 2305 Starting rank list of...

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