The 37th La Roda Torneo Internacional de Ajedrez is taking place from 31st March to 4th April, 2010, in Albacete, Spain. 150 players signed for a 9-round Swiss tournament with a time control of 90 minutes plus 30 seconds increment. The organizers have provided a rich prize fund of 11.000 EUR, with 2.200 EUR reserved for the winner.
The Dubai Chess and Culture Club has the pleasure to invite players of your federation to participate in the 12th Dubai Open Chess Championship to be held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on 4th to 14th April 2010. The tournament will be played in 9 rounds according to the Swiss System, with time control of 1 hour 30 minutes for the whole game with an incremental time of 30 seconds per move.
The SPICE Cup 2010 will take place on Thursday, October 28 – Sunday, November 7 at the beautiful campus of Texas Tech University. This prestigious event is growing bigger every year. It is expected to be the highest rated international invitational tournament in U.S. history to date.
The traditional chess tournament “Cup of the Rector” will be held on the stage of the Palace of Students of the National Law Academy of Ukraine, Yaroslav the Wise, March 26th – 29th 2010. It is an 8 player women chess tournament, featuring some of the strongest women players.
Chess organizers from the Greek island of Crete are preparing two consecutive open tournaments to take place in July this year. The 2nd International Open Chess Tournament Rethymno is scheduled for 13-20th July 2010, and after a day of break, the 3rd Paleohora International Open Chess Tournament launches on 22nd July and concludes on the 29th.
The 33rd edition of San Sebastian International Tournament will be held from March 28th to April 4th in the basque city of San Sebastian (also called Donostia in basque language).
Mikheil Mchedlishvili and Hou Yifan top seeded The 3rd KL Open Championship for the Raja Nazrin Shah Challenge Trophy has to date attracted a record 121 entries from 19 countries including 64 internationally titled players from amongst 105 international rated players. Grandmaster Mikheil Mchedlishvili from Georgia, 16 year old vice women’s chess champion Hou Yifan [...]
Russian Team Chess Championship should start around April 1st at the regular venue in Dagomys, Sochi. Ten teams will compete in the men’s Premier League, while seven applied for the women’s tournament. In addition, seven teams will play the men’s Higher League.
The 6th European Union championship takes place on September 4-12th, in Arvier. Open to all players from the countries belonging to European Union, with wild card for players from Croatia, Fyrom and Turkey, but without the right to the title.
Wesley So leads the grandmasters field Newly crowned Aeroflot Open top junior player Wesley So seeks a third title in a row at the 2010 Battle of GMs chess championships that will take place March 15-22 in Manila. NCFP president-chairman Prospero “Butch” Pichay said So is expected to put up another strong performance in the [...]