Fide Women’s World Championship 2018

  Fide Women’s World Championship  2018  November  1-25   Khanty-Mansiysk ,Ugra Russia   There are 64 qualifiers (in order of priority): The winner, the runner up and the two other semi-finalists of the Women’s World Championship 2016 (4 players) The World Junior Girl Champions U-20 of 2016 & 2017. (2… Continue reading

U.S. Women’s Championship 2018/Rd4

U.S. Women’s Championship 2018/Rd4 All games were decisive ..  FM Annie Wang and IM Nazi Paikidze share in the first place lead with 3.5/4  GM Irnia Krush  only player to win with Black playing the Sicilian Defense..   Round 4  Pairings 1 FM Feng, Maggie 2.0 2243 GM Krush, Irina… Continue reading

U.S. Women’s Championship 2017 / Rd 8

U.S. Women’s Championship 2017 / Rd 8 WGM Sabina Francesca Foisor shares the lead with (defending champ)..IM Nazi Paikidze with 5.5/8 after todays victory playing the Catalan against WIM Emily Nguyen.     Rd8 WGM Foisor (2272) –  WIM Nguyen(2173) 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nbd2 e6 5.… Continue reading

U.S. Women’s Championship 2017 / Rd 3

U.S. Women’s Championship 2017 / Rd 3 Playing Black Anna Zatonskih wins a long and tough end game  Rook + Bishop  vs. Rook  against the 2016 Champ Nazi Paikidze .. GM Irina Krush with back to back victories now leads 2.5/3 … Rd3 IM Paikidze(2369) -IM Zatonskih(2451) 0-1 1. Nf3 d5 2. g3 g6 3. Bg2 Bg7 4. d4… Continue reading

IMSA Elite Mind Games

The 1st IMSA Elite Mind Games (IEMG) is being held from February 25 to March 3 at New Century Hotel Huaian, China. IEMG is featuring five mind sports as official disciplines – go, chess, bridge, draughts, and xiangqi. In Go, 30 top players around the world will be competing for… Continue reading

U. S. Championships 2015 / Round 11 / Final

Hikaru Nakamura is the New U.S. Chess Champion of 2015. Nakamura had a “steady” draw in his last round game against Onischuk; towards the end Black fumbled and Hikaru finished in clear 1st in a very strong field. *Nakamura, Hikaru – Onischuk, Alexander   Irina Krush is the 2015 Women’s… Continue reading

FIDE WWCC 2015/Rd1

FIDE WWCC 2015/Rd1 : The “Knock-Out” World Women’s Chess Championship is now underway you can can go through the games:   The game listed below are round 1 ..1st game B. Dolmatovsky   Rd 1 Krush, Irina (USA)     Milliet, Sophie (FRA) 1-0 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6… Continue reading