Kazakhstan Senior Chess Championships 2016:  Regulations

Eurasian Blitz Chess Cup of the President of Kazakhstan

Best GMs of the continent to contend for the Cup of Eurasia this June 17-20 The tournament, that will take place in Almaty, will be one of the most important events on the sports arena of Kazakhstan this year. More

Dear chess players!

The Kazakhstan Chess Federation is happy to invite you to participate in a simultaneous display that will take place within the Eurasian Blitz Chess Cup of the President of Kazakhstan event.  The simultaneous play special guests are two international grandmasters:

10th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov

The Uzbekistan Chess Federation is holding the international chess tournament 10th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov, the first grandmaster of Uzbekistan, from 18-26th April, 2016, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The official venue of the tournament is hotel “Shodlik Palace”. The

Aeroflot Open 2016

The 13th Aeroflot Open runs from 1-10 March, 2016 in the Cosmos Hotel in Moscow. The A Open, for players rated 2550 and above, sees Boris Gelfand and Wei Yi among those fighting for the 18,000 EUR first prize and

Women’s World Chess Championship Match – Opening Ceremony

The Women’s World Chess Championship Match between Mariya Muzychuk (Ukraine) and Hou Yifan (China) is being held from 1-19th March, 2016, at the Potocki Palace in Lviv, Ukraine. The opening ceremony and drawing of lots took place last night at

15th Rochefort Chess Festival concluded

The 15th Rochefort Chess Festival was held from 20th to 26th February at the Congres Palais, in Rochefort, France 51 players competed in the Masters section which was reserved for the players rated above 1900. Grandmaster Ventzislav Inkiov (Bulgaria) won

Cappelle la Grande 2016

The 32 International Open of Cappelle-la-Grande will take place from February 13 till February 20, 2016. Classification – Prizes The classification is made according to the total numbers of point scored. Ties are resolved first by the truncated buchholz (sum