Tuesday, April 16, 2013 11:24
Aleksandr Rakhmanov won the 15th Dubai Open on Monday. The 23-year-old Russian grandmaster scored 7.5/9 in a very strong field. Eight players tied for second place, including WGM Ju Wenjun of China, who scored a GM norm.
Rakhmanov & Kuzubov shake hands at the start of round 9 | Photos by Mehrdad Pahlevanzadeh courtesy of Dubai Chess
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 7:58
Ni Hua of China finished first on tiebreak at the Dubai Open. The 28-year-old grandmaster from Shanghai finished shared first, together with Georgians Baadur Jobava & Mikheil Mchedlishvili as well as Normunds Miezis of Latvia and Chanda Sandipan of India.
Ni Hua wins the 14th Dubai Open | All photos courtesy of the official website
Friday, April 20, 2012 17:58
Vladimir Akopian of Armenia and Ni Hua of China are in shared first place after five rounds at the Dubai Open. Both GMs scored 4.5/5 and will meet each other in round 6 on Saturday.
Chief Arbiter Mahdi Abdulrahim watching the top board of round 5: Jobava vs Ni Hua | All photos courtesy of the official website
14th Dubai Open | Chess-Results...
Friday, April 06, 2012 20:11
Between 6 and 15 July you will have an opportunity to play a 9-round Swiss in Dubai. The tournament, which will take place in the luxurious Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, is organized by the Amateur Chess Organization (ACO), a new chess body for amateur chess players up to 2400 Elo.
Amateur Chess Organization
The Amateur Chess...