Once again the Summer Catalan Chess Circuit of Open Tournaments will start soon – this will be the sixth edition of the biggest chess party in the World. From May to September every year the Catalan Chess Circuit, which is composed of 28 International Tournaments, will be held in Spain, extended beyond Catalonia.
The Commonwealth Chess Association, under the auspices of FIDE (World Chess Federation), invites your participation in The Masterskill Commonwealth Chess Championships that is scheduled to take place on 14-21 July 2009 in Ipoh, Malaysia. The Championship is organised by Intchess (M) Sdn. Bhd. and supported by the Kuala Lumpur Chess Association (KLCA).
WGM Regina Pokorna is top seeded Chess club Draga Rijeka organizes a strong round robin women tournament Mediterranean Flowers from 7th to 14th of March, 2009. 4 WGMs and 3 WIMs participate in the event. Participants WGM Regina Pokorna WGM Sophie Millet WIM Adriana Nikolova WGM Mirjana Medic WGM Iulia-Ionela Ionica WIM Mara Jelica WIM [...]
Wesley So and Eugene Torre are top seeded The 2009 edition of the Battle of the GMs will take place in Dapitan City, 24-31 March, 2009. Rating favorite will be GM Wesley So, who will be looking for yet another title and a way to secure 2650+ rating. His major opponent will be GM Euguene [...]