Hammer blir Carlsen-hjelper i VM

Hammer blir Carlsen-hjelper i VM Magnus Carlsen (23) har valgt å ta med seg Jon Ludvig Hammer (24) som sekundant i VM Det bekrefter Hammer selv overfor VG mandag. – Det er en spennende utfordring. For en sjakkspiller er det veldig gøy å være en del av VM-kampen. Det er det største som skjer i sjakkverdenen, sier Hammer til VG. Hammer er en av Carlsens nærmeste støttespillere, og nå har sjakkstjernen valgt å ta Hammer med seg som sekundant til Sotsji, hvor han møter Vishy Anand til VM-kamp i november. Og, for å oppklare: – En sekundants oppgave handler hovedsaklig om...

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Sakk – Rapid tournaments – October 2014

Sakk – Rapid tournaments – October 2014 03 – 03 Pfullingen, Germany 03 – 03 Kerpen, Germany 03 – 03 Rendsburg, Germany 04 – 04 Heerhugowaard, Netherlands 04 – 04 Rotterdam, Netherlands 04 – 05 Bordeaux, France 04 – 04 Heilbronn, Germany 05 – 05 Aubenas, France 05 – 05 Chaumont, France 05 – 05 Tours, France 06 – 06 Pau, France 11 – 11 Jena, Germany 11 – 11 Ebersberg, Germany 12 – 12 Aachen, Germany 17 – 17 St Petersburg, Russia 19 – 19 Koege, Denmark 19 – 19 Montauban, France 25...

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OPEN Tatry 2014, Tatranské Zruby 28.9.-5.10.2014

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Press Conference – World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2014

Press Conference – World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2014 Sajtótájékoztató – 2014. szeptember 30. U16 Ifjúsági Sakkolimpia beharangozó The Hungarian Chess Federation (HCF) will organize the 2014 World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad in Győr, Hungary, from 12th December (arrival) to 22nd December (departure). The World Youth U16 Olympiad will be conducted under the auspices of Federation Internationale Des Echecs (FIDE). Korábbi cikk – previous...

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Georgian Championship 2014

Georgian Club Chess Championship 2014 is taking place from 26th September to 4th October 2014 in Ureki, a town in Georgia situated on the Black Sea coast. The event is a 7-round Team Championship with round-robin format. The time control is 90 minutes for 40 moves plus 30 minutes for the rest of the game plus 30 seconds increment starting from move 1. The highest rated club consists of GM Baadur Jobava (2708), GM Mikheil Mchedishvili (2603), GM Konstantine Shanava (2550), IM Sofio Gvetadze (2361) and WFM Nino Khomeriki (2158 Official...

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Baku Open Final

1st-2nd places with 7 points out of 9, but Inarkiev had a better tie-break.I. Berkes 3 Final – Endstand: Rg. Snr Name FED EloI Pkt.  Wtg1 1 2 GM Inarkiev Ernesto RUS 2672 7.0 2528 2 12 GM Lupulescu Constantin ROU 2630 7.0 2512 3 8 GM Berkes Ferenc HUN 2649 6.5 2502 4 19 GM Onischuk Vladimir UKR 2593 6.5 2475 5 23 GM Baryshpolets Andrey UKR 2540 6.0 2566 6 3 GM Areshchenko Alexander UKR 2664 6.0 2545 7 10 GM Efimenko Zahar UKR 2641 6.0 2485 8 11 GM Krasenkow Michal POL 2636 6.0 2465 9 15 GM Smirnov Pavel RUS 2611 6.0 2461 10 1 GM Zhigalko...

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