Altibox Norway Chess 2018 / Round 6

  by National Life Master Loal Davis   Wesley So winning against Magnus Carlsen   There was a single decisive game in the sixth round.  Congratulations to Wesley So for taking out the current World Champion in a fine game.    [Event “Altibox Norway Chess 2018”] [Site “?”] [Date “2018.06.03”]… 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

2018 U.S. Championship & U.S. Women’s Championship

2018 U.S. Championship & U.S. Women’s Championship April 17th, 2018 6:30 PM   –  April 30th, 2018 6:30 PM The 2018 U.S. Championships are the elite national championship events, featuring 24 of the strongest chess players in America. Over the course of eleven rounds, these competitors will battle for $294,000… 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

2017 Ch Showdown / Rnds 19-30 & Carlsen-Ding Rnds 5-10

        For the Championship Showdown it was Game in 5 minutes (12 games). For Carlsen vs Ding it was Game in 20 minutes (6 games).   Dominguez/So So So Draw So So Draw So Dominguez So Draw So Dominguez Caruana/Grischuk Caruana Draw Caruana Grischuk Draw Caruana Draw… Continue reading