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  • Arbiters Commission meeting in Minsk 23. ágúst, 2019
    Arbiters Commission (ARB) meeting in Minsk (August 2019) The new FIDE Arbiters Commission held their first Councillors Meeting at the Belarus Hotel in Minsk, August 14th to 17th, during the World Cadet Rapid and Blitz Championship 2019. The ARB members present were Laurent Freyd (Chairman), Nebojsa Baralic (Secretary), Panagiotis Nikolopoulos (Honorary Chairman), Shohreh Bayat (Councillor), Irina […]
  • The responses to bidders’ queries for the chess clock contract 23. ágúst, 2019
    August 23, 2019 As per Art 5.2 and 9.3 of the Chess Clock Bidding Procedure, FIDE publishes responses to queries received from bidders. Sources of the queries are not mentioned; queries were edited for clarity and identifying details were stripped. Q: Is it possible to apply with one clock for only one or two categories […]
  • Evgeny Tomashevsky and Olga Girya become the new Russian Champions 22. ágúst, 2019
    The Superfinals of the 72nd Russian Championship and the 69th Russian Women's Championship finished in Izhevsk on August 22. Both events were 11-round all-play-all tournaments.Scoring 7 points out of 11, Evgeny Tomashevsky wins the Russian Championship Superfinal for the second time, repeating his success of 2015. Nikita Vitiugov, Maxim Matlakov and Ernesto Inarkiev have got […]
  • Jorge Cori wins the Ibero-American Championship 2019 19. ágúst, 2019
    Peruvian GM Jorge Cori has been crowned the winner of the VII Ibero-American Championship 2019, held in Linares (Spain), during August 10-18. Cori, who was the top-seeded player, reached the last round trailing the leaders -Francisco Vallejo and Carlos Daniel Albornoz- by half a point. But while they made a draw in the last round, […]
  • FIDE has appointed a new Technical Administrative Panel 19. ágúst, 2019
    FIDE has renewed the Olympiad Technical Administrative Panel (TAP). These are the newly appointed members: Alex Holowczak, from England (CHAIRMAN). Shaun Press, from Papua New Guinea.Sabrina de San Vicente, from Uruguay.Vladimir Fedorov, from Russia.Heinz Herzog, from Austria.This new team is formed by young and experienced professionals from three different continents. We believe that this mix […]
  • The 3rd World Cadets Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships finished in Minsk 18. ágúst, 2019
    The 3rd FIDE World Cadets Rapid & Blitz Championships among boys and girls under 8, 10 and 12 years old have finished in Minsk (Belarus), on June 18. 635 young chess players from 35 federations took part in the World Cadets Blitz Championships. Two players Aleksandr E. Usov from Russia (Open U-10) and Yeganegi Barad […]
  • Results of the World Cadets Rapid Championship 17. ágúst, 2019
    The 3rd FIDE World Cadets Rapid and Blitz Championships among boys and girls under 8, 10 and 12 years are underway in Minsk, Belarus August 16-18.Five rounds were played on the second day of the World Cadets Rapid Chess Championship and after the final 9th round we have the names of the winners and medalists. […]
  • Full pairings for the Women Grand Prix in Skolkovo 17. ágúst, 2019
    The drawing of lots for the first leg of the Women Grand Prix (Skolkovo, 10-23 September 2019) was made yesterday at our office in Lausanne. FIDE's Chief Operating Officer, Willy Iclicki, picked the numbers, and the Chief Arbiter for the event, Andrzej Fillipowicz, developed the round-by-round pairings accordingly.     Round 1       […]
  • Open positions to work at FIDE 16. ágúst, 2019
    We have open the following positions to work at FIDE in our new office in Lausanne: Web editor / proofreader We are looking for a web editor who demonstrates superlative proofreading and editing skills. The candidate should be a skilled writer and researcher, with an eye for detail and understanding of the special requirements 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 […]