The fight for victory in the Dortmund tournament is extremely close with just two round remaining.
At the top of the standings there is still a three-way tie for first place, with Vladimir Kramnik, Sergey Karjakin and Arkadij Naiditsch (pictured... | Read More
After five rounds of the 2012 Dortmund tournament there is a 3-way tie between Ruslan Ponomariov (pictured), Sergey Karjakin and 10-time winner Vladimir Kramnik on 3½ points.
Round four was uneventful and all games ended in draws, but round five... | Read More
The exciting chess continued in round three at Dortmund, with 4 decisive games out of the 5 played.
Vladimir Kramnik heaped more misery on back-marker Mateusz Bartel, inflicting his third defeat in as many games.
It was a bad day all-round for G... | Read More
Vladimir Kramnik shocked his opponent - and all his rivals - by playing the King's Indian in his second round game of the 2012 Dortmund tournament.
Kramnik is an expert at destroying the King's Indian from the white side, so it was a huge surpris... | Read More
The 40th edition of the Dortmund Sparkassen chess meeting which takes place from 13-22 July in Germany.
The modern Dortmund tournament has been held annually since 1973, and over the past decade it has been dominated by Vladimir Kramnik, who in 2... | Read More