Rapid events are common in Baltic states. The idea of rapid chess was introduced into practice years ago in Soviet Estonia. Later European and World Championships were held at the end of 1980-s.
The FIDE rapid and blitz Championships were organiz... | Read More
Sven Magnus Øen Carlsen (Norwegian: [sʋɛn ˈmɑŋnʉs
øːn ˈkɑːɭsn̩] ; born 30 November 1990) is a Norwegian
chess grandmaster, No. 1 ranked player in the world
and reigning World Chess Champion in classical, rapid
and... | Read More
(born Dec-11-1969, 45 years old) India [ what is this? ]
Vishwanathan Anand ("Vishy" to his fans) was the 15th
undisputed World Champion, reigning from 2007 until
2013. He was also FIDE World Champion from
2000-2002. H... | Read More
Instead of the sisters, Judit Polgar has never participated in the women's tournaments, having never concealed that her goal was the title of world champion of chess. In her career she has managed to defeat many samples titrated as Garry Kasparov... | Read More
GM Hikaru Nakamura for the second time conquer the peak of Rock of Gibraltar...
Photo Sophie Triay
...in the decisive three rounds no one managed to stop American GM and with the result 8.5 out of 10, he became the sole winner of the Gibra... | Read More