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23. 02. 2017
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Sharjah Grand Prix: Round 5

The tournament co-leaders Shakhriyar Mamedyarov and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave maintained the position on the top by making relatively quick draws against Hikaru Nakamura and Levon Aronian, respectively. The standings got a bit more crowded on the shared third place, where Nakamura is joined by Michael Adams, Dmitry Jakovenko and Alexander Grischuk, all of whom were victorious today…

23 February 2017 Read More

Women’s World Chess Championship: Round 4 Tie-breaks

The tie-break of the Women’s World Chess Championship was played in Espinas Palace Hotelon February 22. Only two players Harika Dronavalli and Nana Dzagnidze returned to the venue to determine the last semifinalist in rapid and blitz games…

23 February 2017 Read More

Sharjah FIDE Grand Prix: Levon Aronian made a draw againts Maxime Vachier-Lagrave

In the 5th round of Sharjah FIDE Grand Prix Levon Aronian made a draw againts Maxime Vachier-Lagrave of France. The game lasted for about two hours and ended in a draw on move 43. The rest of the games of the round still go on…

22 February 2017 Read More

Aeroflot Open: Round 1

In the first round of the tournament Sergei Movsesian defeated Ghaem Maghami of Iran, Tigran Harutyunian hold a draw against Evgeny Alekseev of Russia. Manuel Petrosyan and Haik Martirosyan lost their games…

22 February 2017 Read More

Women’s World Chess Championship: Round 4 Game 2

The second games of the Women’s World Chess Championship Quarterfinals were played on February 21. Ju Wenjun, Antoneta Stefanova and Ni Shiqun leave the championship…

22 February 2017 Read More

Sharjah Grand Prix: Levon Aronian made a draw against Alexander Riazantsev

Shakhriyar Mamedyarov  overcame Michael Adams  in Round 4 of the Sharjah Grand Prix to pull into a tie for first with Maxime Vachier-Lagrave of France. Hikaru Nakamura of the United States sits alone in third, a half point behind the leaders. Levon Aronian got 2 points and shares 4th place…

22 February 2017 Read More

Aeroflot Open Chess Festival kicks off today in Moscow

Member of Armenian men national chess team GM Sergei Movsesian, World and Europe U18 champion Manuel Petrosyan, World U16 champion Haik Martirosian and IM Tigran Harutyunian will play in the A section of the festival…

21 February 2017 Read More

Sharjah Grand Prix: Round 3

Vachier-Lagrave is leading with 2,5 points, followed by Mamedyarov, Nakamura and Adams on 2 points each. Levon Aronian share 4th place with 1.5 points…

21 February 2017 Read More

Women’s World Chess Championship: Round 4 Game 1

The Quarterfinals of the Women’s World Championship started in the Espinas Palace Hotel in Tehran on February 20. Eight players continue their quest for the chess crown – two former World Champions Alexandra Kosteniuk (Russia) and Antoaneta Stefanova (Bulgaria), three Chinese players Ju Wenjun, Tan Zhongyi and Ni Shiqun, Harika Dronavalli (India), Anna Muzychuk (Ukraine), Nana Dzagnidze (Georgia)…

21 February 2017 Read More

7th Ferdowsi Cup came to its end

Idani Pouya of Iran became the winner of the tournament with 9 points out of 11. GM Hrair Simonian got 8.5 points and took the 9th place…

21 February 2017 Read More

Sharjah Grand Prix: Aronian made a draw against Grischuk

In the third round of Sharjah FIDE Grand Prix Levon Aronian made a draw againts  Alexander Grischuk of Russia. The game ended on a move 22. Matches Riazantsev Alexander – Li Chao and Vallejo Pons Francisco -Nepomniachtchi Ian ended in a draw as well. The rest of the games still go on.

20 February 2017 Read More

Sergey Movsesyan’s performance in Schach-Bundesliga

Rounds 7 and 8 of Schach-Bundesliga took place during weekend. Sergei Movsesyan – representing Baden chess club – celebrated two victories. His team Baden also won both matches …

20 February 2017 Read More
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