The Week in Chess
47th Dortmund Sparkassen Chess-Meeting 2019 - Games and Results
Sat Jul 13 21:24:00 2019
The 47th Dortmund Sparkassen Chess-Meeting takes place Sat 13th to Sun 21st July 2019. Players: Wojtaszek, Radjabov, Nepomniachtchi, Dominguez Perez, Rapport, Nisipeanu, Fridman and Kulaots.
Riga FIDE Grand Prix 2019 - Games and Results
Fri Jul 12 13:35:00 2019
The Riga FIDE Grand Prix takes place Fri 12th to Thu 25th July 2019. This 16 player KO is based on the FIDE World Cup format. Players: Sergey Karjakin, Anish Giri, Wesley So, Pentala Harikrishna, Peter Svidler, Jan-Krzysztof Duda, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Daniil Dubov, Nikita Vitiugov, Alexander Grischuk, Levon Aronian, Yu Yangyi, Hikaru Nakamura, Veselin Topalov, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and David Navara. I will have updates every day after play finishes.
Croatia Grand Chess Tour 2019 - Games and Results
Wed Jun 26 19:30:00 2019
The Croatia Grand Chess Tour event took place in Zagreb 26th June to 8th July 2019. 12 players 11 rounds. Players: Carlsen, Caruana, Ding, Giri, Vachier-Lagrave, Nepomniachtchi, Mamedyarov, Anand, Nakamura, So, Aronian and Karjakin. Magnus Carlsen scored one of his most impressive results when he scored +5 in a tournament without a weak link. Carlen certainly rated it one of his very best performances afterwards.
Netanya International Chess Festival 2019 - Games and Results
Wed Jun 26 19:26:00 2019
The Netanya International Chess Festival took place 23rd June to 2nd July 2019. Players in the Masters: Dominguez Perez, Svidler, Dubov, McShane, Rodshtein, Nabaty, Gelfand, Eljanov, Postny and Smirin. Boris Gelfand edged out Leinier Dominguez Perez on tie-break after both scored 5.5/9. This is Gelfand's best result in some time. Mikhail Al. Antipov won the open with 7.5/9.
St Louis Summer Chess Classic 2019 - Games and Results
Thu Jun 20 20:50:00 2019
The St Louis Summer Chess Classic takes place Tue 18th Jun to Fri 28th Jun 2019. Shankland, Gawain Jones, Le Quang Liem, David Howell, Jeffery Xiong and Dariusz Swiercz play in the top group of three all of which are 6 player 10 round events.