NEXT AMERICAN CHAMPION
History made African Chess
2019 African Juniors
Covering the planet in Chess,Nigerea
America wins 2016 Olympic Chess
Womens World Championship 2018
Nakamura falters In finals
American Youth win in China
5-Way Tie At Strong Abu Dhabi Masters
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My man Nakamura!!!.
Egypt first 2700 Rated Player..
Battle of the States Cleveland/ Chicago
Aronian beats Carlson
Carlson Takes Lead
World Cup: Nakamura Wins Armageddon, Nepomniachtchi Appeal Rejected
Aronian wins in Palma
Making A living Playing Chess
Nakamura wins in Paris
-nakamura crosses 2800
Leaders after the first four rounds in the Millonaire tournament from the GM perspective
The Chess drum Blitz tournament
BLITZ RATING #1
With a 10-move draw (yes, they still exist!) with Michal Krasenkow, Kovalenko clinched the 5000 euro first prize. His 8.0/9 was a full point more than that of runner-up Cheparinov, and Kovalenko performed just above 2900.
2015 Najdorf Memorial | Final Standings (Top 20)
Place S.No. Title Name Fed. FIDE Total MBch. Bch. Perf
1 2 GM Kovalenko, Igor LAT 2682 8.0 40.50 52.00 2902
2 1 GM Cheparinov, Ivan BUL 2683 7.0 37.50 48.00 2739
3 8 GM Krasenkow, Michal POL 2610 6.5 40.00 52.50 2652
4 21 IM Kanarek, Marcel POL 2508 6.5 36.00 45.00 2667
5 14 GM Tomczak, Jacek POL 2579 6.5 35.00 46.00 2621
6 15 GM Zhigalko, Andrey BLR 2574 6.0 40.50 52.00 2658
7 30 IM Meskovs, Nikita LAT 2457 6.0 39.00 52.00 2695
8 5 GM Safarli, Eltaj AZE 2649 6.0 39.00 50.00 2603
9 10 GM Piorun, Kacper POL 2591 6.0 37.50 48.50 2597
10 16 GM Markowski, Tomasz POL 2566 6.0 37.50 48.50 2634
11 4 GM Efimenko, Zahar UKR 2652 6.0 35.50 46.00 2591
12 26 IM Klekowski, Maciej POL 2475 6.0 35.00 42.00 2597
13 20 GM Bajarani, Ulvi AZE 2515 6.0 33.50 43.50 2564
14 19 GM Rozentalis, Eduardas LTU 2530 6.0 32.00 40.50 2508
15 13 GM Miśta, Aleksander POL 2585 5.5 41.00 52.00 2611
16 31 IM Warakomski, Tomasz POL 2449 5.5 37.50 47.50 2584
17 29 IM Drozdowski, Kacper POL 2468 5.5 36.00 45.00 2522
18 9 GM Neiksans, Arturs LAT 2597 5.5 35.50 45.50 2519
19 25 IM Sunilduth Lyna, Narayanan IND 2475 5.5 34.50 45.50 2547
20 23 IM Sadzikowski, Daniel POL 2477 5.5 34.50 44.50 2488
Full final standings here.
KENYAN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Millionaire Chess Winner 2016
Interview with WGM Jennifer Shahade
So takes lead vs Carlsen
American Chess Championship Continues
Computer Plays game 12
Carlsen vs Karjakin
FIDE RATING 2016
One of the young talents in the Chess World Joshua Coles
So beats Vachler in Speed Chess
Ding beats Carlsen in playoff for Cup
Carlsen leads after top Resign ShankLand Resign
Championship show changing face of Chess in US.
Nakamura on CNN Money
Aronian wins Saint-Louis rapid-blitz grand chess tour
The Millionare tournament is going down!!! join in on the fun
Carlsen Wins Again To Catch Aronian, Topalov Falters
fide rating point with Carlsen leading
Chess Team Under Fire
Caruna wins fide canditates tournament
Proud of these Kids
Anand is the big winner
kasparov continue his return to Tournament Chess
14 year old wins National Championship
My man Nakamura gives back to Detriot community...
Carlson wins Fischer tournament
Olympaid first round results
Nakamura returns to motorcity
Stockfish wins Computer Championship
Building Minds In Chess
Carauna wins Norway Championship
https://www.thechessdrum.net/blog/2019/11/09/us football players making Chess Moves
Daaim Shabazz, Reflect on Sinquefield Cup
Next Move Blitz
Jamaican Champion 2018
U. S. Junior Championship
Womens' Cadat for Championship
Young Indian girl beats GM
Post Sinquefield (Live) Ratings: Nakamura World #2, Aronian #7
Where are they now?
Nakamura is still hanging tuff!!!!
Magnus retain Title
Caruana wins in 110moves now
Carlson wins Championship
Best Of 2019
Carlsen wins again!!!
Carlsen to lead Norway Championship
WORLD JUNIOR CHAMP GM JEFFEREY XIONG
My Man Josh
Ding enters Sinquefield Cup finals
Carlson leads Biel Field
Bug House Championship
Maurice Ashley in an overview of the 2015 Millionaire Chess Tournament
Iillinois state tourney
Computer Chess Battle.
Ten Best Games Of 2019
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2017 Spice Cup
Anand leadshigh scoring indian-contingent in pro chess round6
With a 5-0 sweep on Sunday, GM Garry Kasparov crushed GM Nigel Short in the Battle of the Legends match in St. Louis. The final score was 8.5-1.5 for the 13th world champion, who said that he “enjoyed it immensely.”
Carlsen & Karjakin
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Ashley Propell Chess In Africa
Nakamura battles for America
Sinquefield Cup begins with Draws.
Carlson vs So
Colas earns 3rd GM Norm
Who Is Magnus Carlsen's Secret Second?
Lengendary Chess Players passes away
U S Championship alone with Women's Championship
Najer upsets Anand
COLAS GET NORM
Blitz Chess Championship
Justin,Coles young masters
Chess Around The World Memorial Title
The women's list saw less significant changes. GM Hou Yifan (2686) didn't play this month (but she's playing the Nakhchivan Open, which starts today!), and is still 11 points ahead of GM Judit Polgar (2675). The Hungarian chess legend has retired, and will be considered inactve by FIDE a year after her last rated game.
GM Ju Wenjun lost 12 points at the Women's World Championship, the Women's World Team Championship and the Chinese league, and dropped from #5 to #6. GM Bela Khotenashvili won 14 points at the the same three events.
World Champion IM Mariya Muzychuk ironically lost two rating points in Sochi, but won four in Chengdu. GM Harika Dronavalli, WGM Olga Girya and WGM Natalija Pogonina won 16, 15 and 18 points respectively.
GM Elina Danielian had a bad month: she lost no fewer than 30 points at the Women's World Championship, the Women's World Team Championship and the Aeroflot Open.
Olympic Team Is Set
Dominguez vs Nakamura
China wins Olympiad 2018
So surges to win vs mamedyarov speed chess-championship
Maurice Ashley In Africa
So suffer third lost in a role at the Sinquefieldcup
A Great job Frank Johnson is doing for the kids of Atlanta..http://www.thechessdrum.net/blog/2015/06/04/chess-coach-net-summer-camp-june-8th-12th/
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Nakamura's WINS BLITZ
2019 World Open Comes To A End.
Nakamura routs dobrov in speed chess championship
MAGNUS CARLSEN WINS
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Chicago Vs Detroit
JUSTUS WILLIAMS WINS SCOLASTIC CHAMPIONSHIP..
Chess Master At 10
Anand a historic career
US Championship round 4
Charles Covington Life Master
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117th U.S. Open
Carlson score 62-2 in Simul
Its all about the Women
Blitz Championship winner to play Carlsen
SO LEADS US CHESS
Webster New York Chess
42nd Chess Olympaid Opens
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So, last American Standing
Nakamura siege victory
The Legend Returns!!!
Nakamura is the man
Aronian wins 2015 Sinquefield Cup!
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Isle of Man International Open
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Emory Tate Memorial.
Detriot Scholastic Chess
2nd youngest GrandMaster in History
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Chess is booming in Florida would love to see more in Arkansas it's time.
Justuswilliams continue to grow stronger!!!!
So, begins to defend Champioship Title
World Championship Carlsen wins again!!!!
Carlsen wins again
Jul 21st, 2015 by Daaim Shabazz
KCF President Githinji Hinga introduces GM Nigel Short. Photo by Kim Bhari.
Whilst the drama of the Tsogo Sun Millionaire Satellite event was unfolding over the weekend, GM Nigel Short was concluding his African tour with a 3- day visit to Kenya! Nigel was the guest of honour at the 2015 NAIROBI GYMKHANA BLITZ CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP Championships where he conducted a 30-board simultaneous exhibition scoring a perfect 30/30 score in the process. KCF wishes to congratulate CM Ben Magana who won the rapid event and Joseph Metu who won the blitz. Results of both tournaments can be accessed below:
The British Grandmaster with Kim Bhari.
Nigel then conducted a training session for the top players and upcoming juniors and did numerous television interviews including this excellent 30-minute session on the morning sports show of K24 Alfajiri TV.
KCF Africa would like to extend our thanks to Nigel for his efforts to develop the game across the continent. He has traversed the continent visiting Ghana, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Kenya and has been on the road road for almost three weeks in total.
We hope he can now get some hard earned rest back home in Greece at the end of a highly successful tour!
~Kasparov Chess Foundation
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Kovalenko Wins Najdorf Memorial With 2902 Performance
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GM Igor Kovalenko won the Najdorf Memorial in Warsaw, Poland most convincingly. The 26-year-old Ukrainian-born Latvian GM scored 8.0/9, good for a 2902 performance rating and the € 5,000 ($5,500) first prize.
Photo courtesy of the Najdorf Memorial.
He's not that well known yet, and probably scored his career's best result last week in Poland: Igor Kovalenko. Born in Novomoskovsk, Ukraine in 1988, he switched federations to Latvia in 2013 and immediately won the Latvian championship that year and the next.
In the past few days, Kovalenko was in top shape. We know that he started with four out of four, just like GM Andrey Zhigalko of Belarus. Obviously the two played each other in round five, and despite playing Black, Kovalenko managed to keep his perfect score: