World Senior Chess Championships, Greece from 23 October (day of arrivals) to 5 November 2014

The World Senior Chess Championships will be held in Katerini, Greece from 23 October (day of arrivals) to 5 November 2014 (day of departures). The tournament will take place in the conference center of the 5 – star hotel “Mediterranean Village” in Katerini, Greece. Thursday 23 October Arrivals Friday 24 October 11:00 Technical Meeting Friday 24 October 15:30 Opening Ceremony Friday 24 October 16:00 Round 1 Saturday 25 October 16:00 Round 2 Sunday 26 October 16:00 Round 3 Monday 27 October 16:00 Round 4 Tuesday 28 October 16:00 Round 5 Wednesday 29 October 16:00 Round 6 Thursday...

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World Junior Chess Championship 2014 5 – 20 October 2014 | Pune | India

The World Junior Chess Championship 2014 (for boys & girls under 20) will be held in Pune, India, from 5th October (arrival) to 20th October (departure) 2014. The Championship will be organized and conducted by Maharashtra Chess Association under the auspices of AICF and FIDE Starting list Open 34 Balaza Csonka FM 2412 Hungaria Open Invited Starting list Girls 14 Klara Varga WIM 2210 Hungary Girls Invited Starting rank, Alphabetical list of players, Statistics, Playing schedule Ranking crosstable after Round 10, Starting rank crosstable Részletes eredmények Tournament selection...

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On Chess: World Champion Carlsen Had Extra Pressure While In St. Louis

On Chess: World Champion Carlsen Had Extra Pressure While In St. Louis It’s not often that the World Champion of Chess gets his thunder stolen but, while here in St. Louis, GM Magnus Carlsen’s moment away from the spotlight allowed him to tackle a serious decision. GM Fabiano Caruana’s historical performance at the 2014 Sinquefield Cup couldn’t have come at a better time for Carlsen, who had flown into Lambert International chased by dark clouds of controversy. In fact, before anyone even smelled smoke from Caruana, Carlsen was the storyline, not just for being the World Champion...

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4th Zurich Chess Challenge 2015

4th Zurich Chess Challenge 2015 Last year saw a narrow Category 23 event. The next edition of the Zurich Chess Challenge, even without Magnus Carlsen, it is led by Fabiano Caruana and reaches an average rating of 2786 (Cat. 22). An opening day blitz determines the colours, and on the final day there is a rapid event that scores half as much as the classic round robin. Mark it in your calendar, here are all the details. 4th Zurich Chess Challenge 2015 Again a Tournament of Superlatives From 13 to 19 February 2015, the world chess elite will arrive again in Zurich to the fourth edition of the...

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World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad

World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2014 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). Hungarian Englisch INVITATION REGULATIONS REGISTRATION FORMS E-mail contact of the event:wyco2014@chess.hu Beszámolunk ! Hun On https://hunonchess.com/world-youth-u16-chess-olympiad-2014-hun-on/ ...

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Bilbao Chess Masters Final: Aronian, Anand, Ponomariov, Vallejo – European Cup 2014, 14 – 20 Sep 2014, Bilbao (Spain)

RECURSOS BILBAO CHESS 2014 17 SEPTIEMBRE Chess Masters Final 2014 Wednesday 17 September Rest day Chess Masters Final 2014 ECC 2014 Games ECC 2014 Participants Ranking Cross table Pairing Rating report Pairings ECC Open Pairings Women’s ECC PGN...

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