Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?
November 19, 2013 – 16:31 | 10 Comments | Reads: 8795

So far, there was some excitement in Chennai, but you could hardly say that the tournament was satisfactory. It missed what really is the core value of every sport: Victory and defeat. Magnus Carlsen decided it’s …

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Chess event of decade
June 24, 2014 – 13:07 | No Comment | Rating: 3 | 2,140 views
Chess event of decade

The biggest chess event since 1993 has begun on 22th May in hotel Kultura in the Ruzomberok town square. More than 20 chess grandmasters met in one place. The participation of 80 chess players with …

Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?
November 19, 2013 – 16:31 | 10 Comments | Rating: 4.1 | 8,833 views
Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?

So far, there was some excitement in Chennai, but you could hardly say that the tournament was satisfactory. It missed what really is the core value of every sport: Victory and defeat. Magnus Carlsen decided it’s …

Carlsen vs. Anand: Four Draws in Chenai
November 15, 2013 – 13:28 | 5 Comments | Rating: 4.25 | 4,898 views
Carlsen vs. Anand: Four Draws in Chenai

The World Chess Chempionship 2013 is very well balanced; even more than we initially expected. There have been 4 draws out of 4 games so far. The fight between the great young talent and vast …

Match of the Decade to Commence Tomorrow: Carlsen vs. Anand
November 8, 2013 – 19:16 | No Comment | Rating: 3.92 | 3,509 views
Match of the Decade to Commence Tomorrow: Carlsen vs. Anand

There is 20-year long gap between the two contenders. The older is the current World Champion, the younger is the highest-rated player of all time. 2013  World Chess Championship in Chennai, India will be a real …

Who Will Be Playing at the Chess Olympiad? (Team Profiles)
August 28, 2012 – 18:04 | 2 Comments | Rating: 0 | 1,377 views
Who Will Be Playing at the Chess Olympiad? (Team Profiles)

The whole chess world will be paying much attention to Istambul. The Turkish capital will host the prestigious World Chess Olympiad 2012, starting on 28. august. The greatest disappointment is the absence of world’s no. …

Garry Kasparov Painfully Humiliated, Heading to Jail?
August 26, 2012 – 12:54 | One Comment | Rating: 4.2 | 2,687 views
Garry Kasparov Painfully Humiliated, Heading to Jail?

Garry Kasparov has been pursuing political causes since the end of his successful chess career in 2005. Due to his affiliation and support to the Russian opposition, he will hardly avoid a lawsuit.

Biel Round 4: What happened to Nakamura?
July 27, 2012 – 14:59 | One Comment | Rating: 0 | 1,071 views
Biel Round 4: What happened to Nakamura?

In the fourth round in Biel, newcomer Bologan played his first game, Carlsen played after a pause. Nakamura is insecure about his performance. The standings have also changed substantially.

Carlsen Back to Playing in Biel, ChessFriends.com Broadcasts All Games
July 26, 2012 – 12:38 | One Comment | Rating: 0 | 529 views
Carlsen Back to Playing in Biel, ChessFriends.com Broadcasts All Games

The winners of the third round of the grandmasters tournament at International Chess Festival in Biel, Switzerland are Dutch Anish Giri and Chinese Wang Hao. Their victories were overshadowed by the resignation of Alexander Morozevich.

Biel Round 2: Bacrot and Carlsen Victorious, Our Broadcasts Continue
July 25, 2012 – 13:51 | No Comment | Rating: 4.75 | 595 views
Biel Round 2: Bacrot and Carlsen Victorious, Our Broadcasts Continue

Round 2 of the grandmaster’s tournament at International Chess Festival in Biel, Switzerland has ended with two victories and a draw.

Biel/Bienne 2012 Round 2 Broadcast at ChessFriends.com
July 24, 2012 – 14:25 | No Comment | Rating: 1 | 501 views
Biel/Bienne 2012 Round 2 Broadcast at ChessFriends.com

The Grandmasters Tournament at Biel/Bienne International Chess Festival 2012 has commenced yesterday, July 23. Six chess players from the world’s top 50 are taking part at the tournament, including world’s top player, Magnus Carlsen. The …

Dortmund Sparkassen Has Ended – Caruana Victorious
July 24, 2012 – 12:45 | No Comment | Rating: 4 | 392 views
Dortmund Sparkassen Has Ended – Caruana Victorious

After nine thrilling rounds, the Dortmund Sparkassen tournament has ended on Sunday. There was a lot of draws, although no draw offers were permitted, as every draw had to be a decision of arbiters or a …