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  • The fight for the second place continues in the Women's Candidates 16. júní, 2019
    Aleksandra Goryachkina, who became the winner of the Women`s Candidates with two rounds to spare, made a quick draw against Nana Dzagnidze in the thirteenth round. The fight for the second place continues and Anna Muzychuk increased her lead to one point by defeating Valentina Gunina. Her nearest pursuer Kateryna Lagno held to a draw […]
  • FIDE announces the recipients of the support programme for veterans 16. júní, 2019
    Further to the decision of the Presidential Board in March, a commission was appointed to administrate the funds assigned to the support programme for veterans.After reviewing the applications this commission, presided by FIDE Director General Emil Sutovsky, has decided to provide financial support for 2019 to the following eight distinguished veterans:WGM Elena Fatalibekova (Russia)GM Henrique […]
  • Goryachkina wins the Candidates two rounds to spare. 14. júní, 2019
    Aleksandra Goryachkina made a draw against Tan Zhongyi in the twelfth round of the Women's Candidates tournament, a result that ensures none of her rivals can catch her in the standings. With this draw, the youngest player in the field clinches the victory with two rounds to spare.Goryachkina, who represents the Russian Chess Federation, gains […]
  • 3rd FIDE World Cadets Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2019 14. júní, 2019
    The 3rd FIDE World Cadets Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2019 will be held in Minsk, Belarus, from 15 August (arrival) to 19 August (departure) 2019. REGULATIONS (ENG)REGULATIONS (RUS)REGISTRATION FORM (ENG) (check the example)REGISTRATION FORM (RUS) (check the example)The venue is the Minsk Sports Palace.  The International Rapid Chess Tournament “Memorial tournament in honour of Viktor Kupreichik” will be […]
  • Public review of the bidding procedure for chess clocks 14. júní, 2019
    As the current Agreement that designated a “Producer of the Official FIDE Chess Clock” is expiring, FIDE is preparing to open bidding for a new three-year term. In the spirit of openness, transparency and accountability, we are pleased to publish a working draft of the bidding procedure today and we are cordially inviting everyone in […]
  • Goryachkina, undefeated, maintains her advantage in Kazan 13. júní, 2019
    Goryachkina, undefeated, maintains her advantage in KazanAnna Muzychuk was not able to stop Aleksandra Goryachkina in the eleventh round of the Women's Candidates. The sole leader of the tournament made a comfortable draw and is still 2,5 points ahead of the nearest pursuer. Kateryna Lagno drew against Mariya Muzychuk and remains in the second place. […]
  • Lagno, unable to reduce the gap with Goryachkina 12. júní, 2019
    Lagno, unable to reduce the gap with GoryachkinaThe central game of the tenth round between the leader Aleksandra Goryachkina and the nearest pursuer Kateryna Lagno finished in a draw. The "miracle” didn't happen and Goryachkina keeps a comfortable lead in the Women's Candidates Tournament, with two and a half points over her rival today. In the […]
  • FIDE signs a cooperation agreement with Coca-Cola 12. júní, 2019
    It is with great satisfaction that we announce today a brand-new cooperation agreement has been signed between FIDE and the Coca-Cola company.Coca-Cola has a long history of supporting sports, a tradition which dates back nearly a century ago. This company is the longest continuous corporate partner of the IOC (since Amsterdam 1928), and it has […]
  • New Website Launched for the Planning and Development Commission 11. júní, 2019
    New Website Launched for the Planning and Development Commission The Planning and Development Commission (PDC) has just launched its new dedicated website: https://pdc.fide.com. The PDC, which was restructured from the previous "Development Commission", was formed shortly after the last elections as an initiative of President Arkady Dvorkovich. Its primary objective is the sustainable development of […]
  • WTCC in Astana Round 5 9. mars, 2019
    World Team Chess Championships 2019, held from March, 4 - 15 2019 in Astana, Kazakhstan.Open section and Women section board results.Round 6 starts March, 11 2019 at 3 PM local time. Please visit the official website wteams.astana2019.fide.com for LIVE GAMES.   Standings after Round 5. OPEN Rnk. Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 […]