Grand Chess Tour Croatia 2019 / Round 2

  A Simultaneous Exhibition By Gary Kasparov In Croatia   Ian Nepomniachtchi notches his second win out of two rounds and leads the tournament.   Images below courtesy of Derrick Bartotto     [Event “Grand Chess Tour Croatia 2019”] [Site “?”] [Date “2019.06.27”] [Round “2”] [White “Nepomniachtchi, Ian”] [Black “Caruana,… Continue reading

44th World Women’s Championship / International Draughts/FINAL

Чемпионат Мира по международным шашкам среди женщин 44th World Women’s Championship / International Draughts/FINAL Russian  GMIF Tamara Transykkuzhina  [2203]  … Now a 6x  World Champion!  (2001,2002,2004, 2007 in Yakutsk…and 2011) Tamara’s Score Card .. Average rating of rated opponents  2163 ..  6 W – 8 D -1 L  [GAMES] Winning… Continue reading

42nd Canadian Go Open

42nd Canadian Go Open Friday, June 28, 2019 – Monday, July 01, 2019 Director: Nicholas Prince Location: Hamilton, Ontario Registration Closes: Thursday, June 27, 2019 Friday, June 28th Pair Go Championship Check In starting at 12:30pm until 9pm Round 1 of Pair Go: 2:30pm Canadian Go Open – June 29th… Continue reading

FIDE Women’s Candidates Tournament 2019

  FIDE Women’s Candidates Tournament … 31st May -20  Jun 2019 in Kazan, Russia.  The young Russian Aleksandra Goryachkina wins the event ..  with two rounds to spare.    She now becomes the challenger in the Women’s World Championship Match against the Women`s World Champion Ju Wenjun (China). The prize… Continue reading