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Final of FIDE Grand Prix Leg Begins in Riga
Final of FIDE Grand Prix Leg Begins in Riga
Shakhriyar Mamedyarov defeated Maxime Vachier-Lagrave in game 1.  
Penultimate Round of Sparkassen Chess Meeting Finishes in Dortmund
Penultimate Round of Sparkassen Chess Meeting Finishes in Dortmund
Ian Nepomniachtchi defeated Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu.  
FIDE President Arkady Dvorkovich Opens Riga Holiday Tournament
FIDE President Arkady Dvorkovich Opens Riga Holiday Tournament
100 young chess players under 14 years old take part in the event.  

July 12-24, 2019

Riga FIDE Grand Prix

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August 9-23

Russian Championships Superfinals 2019

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12 July 2019
Elena Tomilova: Being Happy Every Day, and Your Way is All That Matters!

The Russian Championship Women’s Higher League winner answers Kirill Zangalis’s questions

1 July 2019
Konstantin Landa: Succeeding on the Fly

A coach and second of the FIDE Women's Candidates Tournament's winner Aleksandra Goryachkina is interviewed by Vladimir Barsky

24 June 2019
Aleksandra Goryachkina: I Can Go a Long Way with Enough Motivation

The winner of the FIDE Women’s Candidates Tournament is interviewed by Eteri Kublashvili

18 June 2019
Up the Open Line Maxim Notkin reviews Rounds 13-14 of the FIDE Women's Candidates Tournament 
15 June 2019
Three Draws Equal to Big Victory Maxim Notkin reviews Rounds 10-12 of the FIDE Women's Candidates Tournament
13 June 2019
Suspenseful Finish

Dmitry Kryakvin’s report on the Belaya Ladya final event

11 June 2019
Getting into a Rhythm Maxim Notkin analyzes Rounds 7-9 of the FIDE Women's Candidates Tournament 
8 June 2019
Brief Moment Between the Past and Future of Chess

Dmitry Kryakvin continues reporting on the Jubilee Edition of Belaya Ladya

7 June 2019
Believing in Miracles Maxim Notkin reviews Rounds 4-6 of the FIDE Women's Candidates Tournament
4 June 2019
Happiness, not Pain – Just a 4:0 Train

Dmitry Kryakvin continues reporting from Dagomys on Belaya Ladya

4 June 2019
Ian Nepomniachtchi: It’s strange to expect beauty from a knockout tournament

The winner of the Moscow Grand Prix spoke to Vladimir Barsky

3 June 2019
Reward for Persistence Maxim Notkin reviews Rounds 1-3 of the FIDE Women's Candidates Tournament
Position of the day

Riga

Mamedyarov - Vachier-Lagrave
A short clash in the centre, after which Black's position has become hopeless: 16...e6?! 17.d6 f6 18.e5! Bxf3 19.exf6! The final of the second FIDE Grand Prix leg started in the capital of Latvia.
Person of the day
JUDIT POLGAR
Judit Polgar was born on July 23rd, 1976, in Budapest