FIDE World Cup 2015 / Finals (7.10)

 FIDE World Cup 2015 / Finals (7.10) Russian GM Sergey Karjakin, winner of the 2015 World Cup. After playing 4 games [Classical] The play went to”Rapid” Time Control then to Blitz..GM Karjakin secured the title after winning the second “Blitz” game playing the Black side of a ”Quiet Game”….Congrats Rd 7.10 GM Svidler (2727) – … Continue reading

World Othello Championship 2015

World Othello Championship 2015The World Othello Federation and the British Othello Federation  hostingWORLD OTHELLO CHAMPIONSHIP    Oct 28-31 2015 The Venue : The University Center, Cambridge LEADER Imre 35-29 HAND DavidBritish Othello Championship 2015, final Game

Candidates Tournament 2016

 Candidates Tournament 2016The Candidates Tournament is one of the most important and most followed tournaments in the World Chess Championship cycle.  It will determine the challenger for the 2016 World Chess Championship Match. Eight players will participate in the Candidates Tournament and the winner qualifies for the Championship Match which … Continue reading

Capablanca-Jankowski /St. Petersburg 1914

  Capablanca-Jankowski /St. Petersburg 1914221-222 pg.  Chess Fundamentals [1921]     {Primer of Chess}Move 14. RxB  Capablanca-JankowskiEvent “St Petersburg”[Site "St Petersburg  RUS"][Date "1914.05.03"][EventDate "1914.04.21"][Round "9"][Result "1-0"][White "Jose Raul Capablanca"][Black "David Janowski"][ECO "C68"][PlyCount "61"]1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.Nc3 Bc5 6.d3 Bg47.Be3 Bxe3 8.fxe3 Qe7 9.O-O O-O-O 10.Qe1 Nh6 11.Rb1 f6 12.b4Nf7 … Continue reading

FIDE World Cup 2015/5

FIDE World Cup 2015/5  Quarterfinals: Game 1 of 3GM Pavel Eljanov  plays White {Catalan Opening} and scores 1-0…Great End Game skill to find a way to push the pawn on the H file..  1Svidler, PeterWei, Yi1/2   2Eljanov, PavelNakamura, Hikaru1-0   3Mamedyarov, ShakhriyarKarjakin, Sergey1/2   4Vachier-Lagrave, MaximeGiri, Anish1/2 Nakamura is a Half Point away from elimination ……  Photo GM … Continue reading