Altibox Norway Chess 2018 / Round 1

by National Life Master Loal Davis     A Premonition/Forerunner of “Things To Come”?  I’m certain that Caruana hopes not.  The only decisive game of the first round was between the World Champion and his Challenger in  the upcoming Championship Match which will be played in London between the 9th and… Continue reading

Altibox Norway Chess 2018

The 6th Altibox Norway Chess takes place in Stavanger , May 27 – June 8 2018.   Once again Altibox Norway Chess proves it’s the world’s strongest 10-person tournament. Two of the 2018 participants debuts at Altibox Norway Chess. Shahriyar Mamedyarov from Azerbaijan, currently number 2 in the world and Ding… Continue reading

Anatoly Karpov / Birthday May 23

  Anatoly Karpov   Anatoly Yevgenyevich Karpov (Russian: born May 23, 1951) is a Russian chess grandmaster and former World Champion. He was the official world champion from 1975 to 1985.   The following game is a fine example of Karpov fighting “down” the exchange – with an… Continue reading

2018 FIDE women’s world chess championship match

2018 FIDE women’s world chess championship match: The challenger Ju Wenjun became the new Women’s World Champion.    Champion Tan ,Zhongyi vs Challenger Ju ,Wenjun    May 2 – 19  China : 10 games first five games held in Shanghai { Ju Wenjun is from Shanghai,}  last 5 five games held in… Continue reading