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New, new, new!
Sunday, December 23, 2012 17:00
Today we have some great news about our products ChessVibes Openings and ChessVibes Training. New 1: We've created a separate area where you can find...
Weekly Endgame Study (301)
Sunday, December 23, 2012 13:30
Every week we present you an endgame study selected by IM Yochanan Afek: player, trainer, endgame study composer and writer. A week later the...
Tata 2013 Grandmaster Group C participants announced
Saturday, December 22, 2012 12:11
Earlier this week the organizers of the 2013 Tata Steel Chess Tournament announced 13 of the 14 participants of Grandmaster Group C: GM Fernando...
CVO #207: Jobava's 1.b3, new Dragon analyses and more
Friday, December 21, 2012 17:52
ChessVibes Openings is our weekly PDF & PGN magazine about the (fast!) developments in opening theory at top level. In issue #207, published last...
Maya Calendar
Friday, December 21, 2012 12:25
In his latest blog, posted the night before the infamous 21/12 (which happens to be today), GM David Smerdon comforts us all. Whatever happens, he'll...
Levon Aronian and Hou Yifan win the blindfold event in Beijing
Thursday, December 20, 2012 17:10
Levon Aronian won the third and final chess event at the World Mind Games in Beijing: blindfold chess. The Armenian grandmaster scored 5.5/7 which...
Anna Ushenina receives the Caissa Award from Mikhail Gorbachev
Thursday, December 20, 2012 16:00
On December 17th, in Moscow's Central House of Literature, the Caissa Award was awared to 16 individuals. Sergey Karjakin (who couldn't attend the...
Coming up: World Cities Championship
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 14:47
A brand new tournament with a bit of an odd title has appeared on the chess calendar, and it's starting in four days: the "World Cities Team...
Snow Drops vs Old Hands
Monday, December 17, 2012 17:50
They were 10-6 down at half time, but then they decided it was enough. "Old Hands" Oleg Romanishin, Fridrik Olafsson, Vlastimil Hort and Wolfgang...
Sergey Karjakin and Alexandra Kosteniuk win the blitz
Monday, December 17, 2012 16:18
Sergey Karjakin won the gold medal at the blitz chess part of the World Mind Games in Beijing, China. The Russian grandmaster scored a splendid 12.5/...