Wednesday, August 07, 2013 13:01
On Sunday Parimarjan Negi took clear first at the strong Politiken Cup in Elsinore, Denmark. The 20-year-old Indian grandmaster scored 9/10 (two draws and eight victories!) and finished one point ahead of Ivan Cheparinov, Romain Edouard, Sebastien Maze, Sune Berg Hansen, Jan Timman, Sabino Brunello and ChessVibes Training co-editor Robin van...
Thursday, August 01, 2013 11:26
Winning six straight games, Ivan Cheparinov is the sole leader at the Politiken Cup in Helsingor, Denmark with four rounds to go. The Bulgarian grandmaster is half a point ahead of GMs Parimarjan Negi (India) and GM Sergey Erenburg (Israel). In today's 7th round Ivan Cheparinov plays against Negi, who has the white pieces. Erenburg has black...
Saturday, February 23, 2013 12:21
No less than seven grandmaster are tied for first after this round: Pavel Eljanov (Ukraine) Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France), Yu Yangyi (China), Anish Giri (Netherlands), Wesley So (Philippines), Ivan Cheparinov (Bulgaria) and Grzegorz Gajewski (Poland). Here's a report of rounds 4 and 5.
Anish Giri during the Golden Circle tour on Friday
Monday, February 18, 2013 20:52
On Tuesday, at 16:30 local time (17:30 CET), the 28th Reykjavik Open starts in the capital of Iceland. Last weekend, as a warm-up, a rapid match between China and Iceland was played. The guests won expectedly: the score was 47.5-24.5.
The 28th Reykjavik Open runs 19-27 February, again at the magnificent 28.000 m² Harpa concert hall. At the moment...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 17:45
Alexander Fier won the 34th Georgi Tringov Memorial quite convincingly. The Brazilin grandmaster finished with almost a perfect score: 8.5/9. He only drew his game with GM Bartlomiej Heberla, who finished clear second with 7.5 points. One of the players to finish on 7/9 was Ivan Cheparinov.
Tringov Memorial 2013 | Final standings (top 50)
Wednesday, November 07, 2012 13:25
The final phase of the Spanish Team Championship is currently under way in León. Many strong grandmasters can be found at the chess board in north west Spain, e.g. Ruslan Ponomariov, Leinier Dominguez, Anish Giri, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Ivan Cheparinov, Laurent Fressinet, Etienne Bacrot, Rustam Kasimdzhanov, Pentala Harikrishna, Loek van Wely,...
Thursday, September 20, 2012 9:13
Ivan Cheparinov won the € 2750 first prize at the Black Sea Countries tournament in Burgas, Bulgaria. With a score of 7/10 the Bulgarian grandmaster finished a point ahead Vladimir Malakhov (Russia) and Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu (Romania).
Ivan Cheparinov vs Suat Atalik (round 6) | All photos thanks to Chief Arbiter Vladimir Sakotic, more here...
Monday, September 17, 2012 10:38
With four rounds to play Ivan Cheparinov is in sole first place at the Black Sea Countries tournament in Burgas, Bulgaria. The Bulgarian grandmaster scored 4.5/6, half a point more than Alexander Areshchenko (Ukraine) and Vladimir Malakhov (Russia).
Ivan Cheparinov | All photos thanks to Chief Arbiter Vladimir Sakotic, more here
Tuesday, August 07, 2012 12:46
Ivan Cheparinov won the Politiken Cup in Helsingør, Denmark on Sunday. The Bulgarian grandmaster edged out GMs Ivan Sokolov and Jonny Hector on tie-break after all three scored 8 out of 10. Chess legends Jan Timman and Lajos Portisch participated as well.
Ivan Cheparinov | Photos by Sigfred Haubro © Politiken Cup
Politiken Cup | PGN via...
Friday, March 30, 2012 13:29
Reykjavik, Chess boxing FIDE, Gawain gunning for London, Cheparinov, chess etiquette. Or, in other words: The Full English Breakfast #19 is out!
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