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News ‘August, 2007’

The European Team Chess Championship

The European Team Chess Championship

The European Team Chess Championships (ETCC) will take place 27 October – 7 November 2007 in the luxurious Creta Maris Conference Hotel in Crete, Greece.

Finet Open at Chess Classic

Finet Open at Chess Classic

Kamsky, Ivantuck, Shirov, Akopian, Grischuk, Karjakin, Mamedyarov, Petrosian, Yussupov, Bologan, Saisikiran, Harikrishna….. Exclusive report and photos by Vijay Kumar

NH Chess Tournament

NH Chess Tournament

Over ten rounds every member of the one team plays every member of the other team with both colors. The best player on the “Rising Stars” team (provided he has a positive score) will be invited to the 2008 Amber Blindfold and Rapid Tournament in Monaco. Last year laureate was Magnus Carlsen.

New England Masters Chess Tournament

New England Masters Chess Tournament

Four Grandmasters have already agreed to participate, which means that GM norms will clearly be attainable! They are current US champion Alexander Shabalov (FIDE 2637), Leonid Kritz from Germany (FIDE 2593), Eugene Perelshteyn from USA (2531) and Nigel Davies from England (2501)

England – China Chess Match

England – China Chess Match

The chess teams of China and UK will play a match in Liverpool from 4th to 9th of September.

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