FIDE WORLD TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP WILL BE HELD IN ASTANA

FIDE World Team Championship will take place from March 4th -15th, 2019 in Astana, in which the strongest national teams of 14 countries whose chess federations dominated their continent will participate in the championship. For the first time in the

ASSEL SERIKBAY AND RAMAZAN ZHALMAKHANOV

U18 Kazakhstan Championship of classic, rapid and blitz chess in Pavlodar has finished. Assel Serikbay of Kyzylorda and Ramazan Zhalmakhanov of Almaty were victorious in the classical format in the senior age group. Apart from money prize, they were qualified

SIX REPRESENTATIVES OF KAZAKHSTAN JOINED TO THE FIDE COMMISSION

For the first time, the list of official members of the FIDE commission includes representatives of Kazakhstan. This list is approved once every three years at the presidential council of the World Chess Federation. Traditionally, members of the commission are

DENIS MAKHNEV BECAME THE GRANDMASTER

At the  Pavlodar city Akim’s Cup, Denis fulfilled the norm of a male grandmaster. Having played 9 games without defeat with titled masters, he scored 6.5 points, which guaranteed him getting the title of GM. The list of men’s grandmasters

ORGANIZERS OF CHESS TOURNAMENTS FOR 2019 ARE DEFINED

Dear chess players! The competition for the official chess tournaments of the federation for  2019 was completed. It is pleasant that applications came to us from all over Kazakhstan: 5 applicants took part in the competition only from the Akmola