The Week in Chess
US Chess Championships 2019 - Games and Results
Wed Mar 20 18:38:00 2019
The US Chess Championships take place 20th March (Round 1) to 2nd April 2019. Players: Open: Caruana, So, Nakamura, Dominguez Perez, Shankland, Robson, Xiong, Sevian, Lenderman, Akobian, Liang, Gareyev. Women's Championship: Krush, Zatonskih, Abrahamyan, Wang, Sharevich, Yip, Foisor, Yu, Gorti, Eswaran, Feng, Nguyen.:
20th European Individual Championship 2019 - Games and Results
Mon Mar 18 15:56:00 2019
The 20th European Individual Championship takes place in Skopje, Mon 18th Mar to Fri 29th Mar 2019. Leading players: Artemiev, Tomashevsky, Saric, Kovalev, Dubov, Mamedov, Vallejo Pons, Ragger, Grandelius, Korobov, Cheparinov, Eljanov, Rodshtein, Nisipeanu, Ponomariov, Berkes, Safarli, Dreev, Melkumyan, Kovalenko, Edouard, Parligras, Gelfand, Fressinet, Moiseenko, Kuzubov, Alekseenko, Anton Guijarro, Zvjaginsev, Alekseev etc
1st Prague International Chess Festival 2019 - Games and Results
Sun Mar 17 15:33:00 2019
The 1st Prague International Chess Festival took place Tue 5th Mar to Sat 16th Mar 2019. There is a strong Masters Group Jan-Krzysztof Duda, Nikita Vitiugov, Radoslaw Wojtaszek, Pentala Harikrishna, Boris Gelfand, Samuel Shankland, Santosh Gujrathi Vidit, David Navara, Richard Rapport and Viktor Laznicka. The Challengers group was also of interest including includes Women's World Champion Wenjun Ju, Alexei Shirov, young Indian player R Praggnanandhaa David Anton Guijarro etc Nikita Vitiugov won the Masters with 5.5/9. David Anton Guijarro won the Challengers with 6/9 and Hannes Stefansson won the open with 7.5/9.
FIDE World Team Championship 2019 - Games and Results
Thu Mar 14 19:50:00 2019
The FIDE World Team Championship took place 5th to 14th March 2019 in Astana Kazakhstan. 10 teams in the open and women's sections. Leading players: Ding Liren, Grischuk, Nepomniachtchi, Yu Yangyi, Karjakin, Artemiev, Wei Yi, Bu Xiangzhi, Andreikin, Naiditsch, Amin Bassem, Adams etc. Play starts at 3pm local time, Russia have secured the Gold Medal with a round to spare. England scored one of their best team results ever in taking the silver medal. Second placed India lost to Russia in the final round and were overtaken by both England and China to finish 4th.
Israeli Team Championship 2019 - Games and Results
Thu Mar 14 12:09:00 2019
The Israeli Team Championship takes place Sat 5th Jan 2019 to Fri 5th Apr 2019. The games on a Friday are generally broadcast as they're all played at the same venue, the ones on Saturday are held in different venues and haven't transmitted been so far. Final round on the 5th April. Games from all rounds now available.