Category Archives: Federations

FIDE WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH 2018- R4 REPORT

Four games have been already played at the FIDE World Chess Championship Match 2018, in London. After four played games, reigning World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen and the challenger Fabiano Caruana are in a tie with result 2-2 with all games finished in a peaceful manner. The event has been declared opened at the Gala Opening Ceremony, where European Chess… Read More »

FIDE WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH 2018 OPENED IN LONDON

FIDE World Chess Championship Match opening press conference took place today and was attended by participants of the match, reigning World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen and the challenger Fabiano Caruana, FIDE President, Mr. Arakdy Dvorkovich, CEO of Phosagro, one of main sponsors of the event, Mr. Guryev Andrey, and CEO of World Chess, Mr. Ilya Merezon. The opening… Read More »

EUROPEAN PLAYERS CONQUERED FIDE WORLD YOUTH

European players conquered the top  of the World Youth U18,U16 and U14 Chess Championship 2018, which took place from 19th-31st October in Porto Carras, Greece. The young talented chess players from Europe took 5 out of 6 gold medals, 5 out of 6 silver medals and 3 bronze medals, which makes in total 13 out of 18 medals.… Read More »

GAMMA REYKJAVIK OPEN 2019

The GAMMA Reykjavik Open 2019 will be held for the 34th time from April 8th until April 16th, 2019 in Harpa, the 28.000 sq. m. concert- and conference centre in downtown Reykjavik. Many world class players have taken part in the GAMMA Reykjavik Open in recent years, including Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Anish Giri, Baadur Jobava, Richard Rapport, Pavel Eljanov, Alexei Shirov, the Indian prodigies Nihal Sarin and Praggananandhaa and their fellow countryman Baskaran Adihiban, who was the… Read More »

GLOBAL CHESS FESTIVAL 2018

The special venue of the Hungarian National Gallery recently hosted the fourth Global Chess Festival on October 13, where participants of the event could play among fine art masterpieces spanning hundreds of years. Olympic chess champion Judit Polgar brought together 250 locations across 23 countries from around the world, with representatives from many nations – ranging from India and Chile to China and the… Read More »

CHINA WINS DOUBLE GOLD ON THE 43RD CHESS OLYMPIAD

China is taking home two team gold medals from the 43rd Chess Olympiad which took place from 23rd September – 5th October in Batumi, Georgia. After 11 rounds played in both sections, the Winner of the 43rd Chess Olympiad was determined by the additional criteria. Three teams tied for the first place in Open section with 18 points each, but the… Read More »

ARKADY DVORKOVICH ELECTED FIDE PRESIDENT

Mr Arkady Dvorkovich is elected new President of FIDE at the General Assembly in Batumi, Georgia. Members of the Presidential Ticket of Arkady Dvorkovich are elected into office: Bachar Kouatly – Deputy President Sewa Enyonam Fumey – General Secretary Mahir Mammedov – Vice President Julio Granda Zuniga – Vice President Zhu Chen – Treasurer 60 SHARES Share on… Read More »

4th GLOBAL CHESS FESTIVAL IN BUDAPEST

The 4th edition of the annual Global Chess Festival will take place on Saturday, 13th of October, in the exclusive location of Hungarian National Gallery in Budapest. The Global Chess Festival event is organized with aim to connect chess lovers from all around the world and to inspire chess enthusiasts to sign up with their own events with… Read More »

CZECH OPEN 2018- Final Press Release

In the main tournament Pardubice Open, 309 players (43 GMs and 66 IMs) from 38 countries were presented. Before the last round, GM Movsesian was half a point ahead and because in the final ninth round of the open grand master tournament Pardubice Open the matches of the first two boards ended in draw, Sergei Movsesian became the… Read More »

JUDIT POLGAR DESIGNS CHESS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM IN CHINA

The best female chess player in history, Judit Polgar, designed educational program for China. Multiple Olympic champion’s innovative educational chess programs Chess Palace and Chess Playground are set to be introduced into Chinese schools to help the younger generation prepare for the challenges of our future. In the 21st century, chess is more than just a sport but an… Read More »

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