6th London Chess Classic /Final

6th London Chess Classic /Final:GM Viswanathan Anand defeats GM Michael Adams in a Berlin Defence [playing with black pieces] and Wins this year’s Classic..  Rd 5 GM Adams (2745) – GM Anand (2793) London 12.14,2014 Berlin Defense 1.e4  e5  2.Nf3  Nc6  3.Bb5  Nf6  4.O-O  Nxe4  5.d4  Nd6  6.Bxc6  dxc6  7.dxe5  Nf5  8.Qxd8+  Kxd8  9.h3  Ke8  10.Nc3  … Continue reading

SportAccord World Mind Games: DAY 3

SportAccord World Mind Games: DAY 3News/ Results/ Games http://www.worldmindgames.net/en/Draughts: Men’s 100 Draughts Blitz Round Robin 1st Round – Match 5Start time: Saturday 13 December 2014 at 14:00[Event "4th World Mind Sport Games"] [Site "Beijing"] [Round "1"][White "Allan Silva BRA"][Black "Aleksander Georgiev RUS"][BoardId "1080"] [GeneratedBy "EBS2.05"] [Result "0-2"].. 13×44  30.43-39 44×33  31.45-40 33-3932.32-28 08-12  33.36-31 … Continue reading

6th London Chess Classic /Round 4

 6th London Chess Classic /Round 4 Hikaru scores 3 points and moves into contention for first place going in 5th and final round.Round 5 Sunday 14 Dec, 14.00-21.00 Mickey Adams-Vishy Anand Fabiano Caruana-Hikaru Nakamura Anish Giri-Vladimir Kramnik Rd4 GM Nakamura- GM Adams 1-01. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Qc2 h6 6. … Continue reading

World Mind Games 2014 Day 1

  World Mind Games 2014  Day 1   Michael Naegler (GERMANY)-Minghao Xie (SINGAPORE) 0-1 China defeated Team Europe and Chinese Taipei defeated North America.In the women’s individual 1st round matches, Russian Natalia Kovaleva sprung a major surprise to beat Kai-Hsin Chang of Chinese Taipei. Given that only 4 Europeans have ever won matches at … Continue reading

SportAccord World Mind Games: Draughts 8×8

SportAccord World Mind Games: Draughts 8×8:The 4th edition of the SportAccord World Mind Games returns in December this year, bigger and better than ever!Taking place in Beijing from the 11-17 December, the World Mind Games 2014 boast of 5 mind sports, namely chess, bridge, Go, xiangqi and draughts, which will … Continue reading