• 10th Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2012
  • Moscow Open 2012
  • Aeroflot Open 20122
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Russian Federation Aeroflot Open 2012
The Super Open of Aeroflot is underway. In round 3 most of the games finished with a draw, now 8 players are sharing the lead. Read More
United Arab Emirates First FIDE Presidential Board Meeting of 2012
FIDE's 1st Quarter Presidential Board (PB) Meeting for 2012 was held in Al Ain under the auspices of the Asian and UAE Chess Federations. Read More
Russian Federation Averbakh Yuri Lvovich (08.02.1922)
The Russian Grandmaster Averbakh Yuri is turning 90. Happy birthday! Read More
Chess Events All Events
Name Place
Latvia Vladimir Petrov Memorial Latvia, Jurmala
Romania 2012 Romanian Championship Romania, Monteoru
Russian Federation Aeroflot Open 2012 Russian Federation, Moscow
Bulgaria Georgi Tringov Memorial Bulgaria, Plovdiv
Russian Federation Moscow Open 2012 Russian Federation, Moscow
Slovenia HIT Open 2012 Slovenia, Nova Gorica
England Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2012 England, Gibraltar
FIDE Rating List
2835 Carlsen Magnus Norway
2805 Levon Aronian Armenia
2801 Vladimir Kramnik Russian Federation
2799 Viswanathan Anand India
2773 Radjabov, Teimour Azerbaijan
2770 Veselin Topalov Bulgaria
2769 Sergey Karjakin Russian Federation
2766 Vassily Ivanchuk Ukraine
2763 Morozevich Alexander Russian Federation
2761 Vugar Gashimov Azerbaijan
Chess Quotes All Quotes
" Chess is most certainly not my life."
Tony Miles
" Do you realize, Fischer almost never has any bad pieces? He exchanges them, and the bad pieces remain with his opponents."
Yury Balashov
" I can't tell the difference between 100 zillion positions and 497 zillion positions, but if it helped Deep Blue play stronger, so be it. I was looking forward to Deep Blue boldly going where no man had gone before. 1997"
Vishy Anand
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