GCT PARIS/Blitz Day 1

.GCT PARIS/Blitz Day 1Day one of Blitz Chess in Paris:  Game in 5/3 sec delay.. 9 roundsMagnus Carlsen leads with Hikaru Nakamura a game behind..Carlsen started out hot scoring full points through 4 rounds. He then  flagged against Alexander Grischuck in round 5 ..  Is this a Loss or Drawn Position…BothRd5 Carlsen – … Continue reading

 Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 2017/Rd6

Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 2017/Rd6:2nd Leg of the FIDE Grand Prix taking place in Moscow , May 12-21 2017 {Round 5 Photo Gallery}GM Shakhriyar Mamedyarov and GM Ding Liren tied for the lead,Nakamura wins now one of six players a half point back…Rd6 GM Nakamura (2786) – GM Nepomniachtchi (2751) 1-01. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 … Continue reading

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship/Final

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship/Final:In the final match of the World Championship in Tehran Tan Zhongyi defeated Anna Muzychuk on tie-break with 1,5 – 0,5. Congrats to Zhongyi , she is now the 16th Women’s World Chess Champion !Event “FIDE WWCC 2017”][Site “Tehran, IRI”][Date “2017.02.27”][Round “6.1”][White “Muzychuk, Anna”][Black “Tan, Zhongyi”][Result “1/2-1/2”][ECO “C10”][PlyCount “83”][EventDate “2017.02.11”]1. e4 … Continue reading

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship 2017 /Quarter Finals

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship 2017 /Quarter Finals:UPSET: Ju,Wenjun No.1 Seed knocked out by fellow compatriot Tan, Zhongyi.Tan is now moving on to the semi finals .. Russian GM Alexandra Kosteniuk will play against Ukraine’s GM Anna Muzychuk . Tan, Zhongyi[Event “WCh Women 2017”][Site “Tehran IRI”][Date “2017.02.21”][Round “4.2”][White “Ju, Wenjun”][Black “Tan, Zhongyi”][Result “0-1”][WhiteTitle … Continue reading

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship 2017

The FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship 2017  will take place from February 10 – March 5 2017 in Tehran, Iran.The knock-out tournament will have the participation of some of the world’s top players, including the former Women’s World Champions Alexandra Kosteniuk (Russia), Anna Ushenina (Ukraine), Zhu Chen (Qatar) and Antoaneta … Continue reading

FIDE World Chess Rapids/Blitz

FIDE World Chess Rapids/Blitz:47 year old Ukraine GM Vassily Ivanchuk wins FIDE World Chess Rapid Championship..   World Champion GM Ivanchuk interviewed by Chess journalist Anastazia KarlovichShe wants to talk Chess, He wants to talk Checkers……. http://fb.me/ReXhLeehRd15 Ivanchuk (2771) – Melkumyan (2736) 1-01. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. e3 d6 5. … Continue reading