Tradewise Gibraltar Chess/Rd6

Tradewise Gibraltar Chess/Rd6: David Howell draws against Hikaru Nakamura playing the Scotch Opening.. Rd6 Nakamura(2781) – Howell(2682) 1/2 – 1/2 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Qf6 5. Nb3 Qg6 6. Qe2 Nf6 7. f3 a5 8. Be3 d5 9. Nc3 dxe4 10. O-O-O Be7… Continue reading

King Salman World Blitz and Rapid Championships

For the 1st time in Saudi Arabia, the world chess championships (Rapids and Blitz)  will start on Tuesday DEC 26 .. Where ?  The  APEX Convention Center with the participation of  over 200 international players .. Visa’s were secured for the participants of Iran and Qatar.. “FIDE would like to… Continue reading

FIDE WWCC 2015/Final Game 4

FIDE WWCC 2015/Final Game 4  2015 World Women’s Chess Champion is Ukraine’s  IM Mariya Muzychuk. In Game 4 she played a hard fought draw against one of Russia’s best  WGM Natalia Pogonina and won the match 2.5-1.5  [E.Kublashvili]     FINAL G/4 Muzychuk(2526)-Pogonina(2456) 1/2-1/2 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6… Continue reading

FIDE WWCC 2015/Final Game 3

FIDE WWCC 2015/Final Game 3 One game left of the  FIDE  World Women’s Championship Held in Sochi  The Final Game 4  edge goes to Ukraine’s Mariya Muzychuk who leads 2-1 and will play White against Natalija Pogonina who has won 5 games this tournament playing Black it will be a fight … If a Win by… Continue reading