Chess

00:54 | 04.10

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Zuram Azmaiparashvili Is President of European Chess Union Again

In the 89th Congress of FIDE in Batumi, besides the presidential election, the presidential elections of Regional Federations were held.

10:39 | 28.09

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Nana Aleksandria: "Today Is Nino Khurtsidze's Birthday and Setting up Her Memorial Prize Is Very Important"

Three prizes were set up for Chess Olympiad and their presentation was held today. Worldsport.ge talked to famous Georgian chess player, international grandmaster and 6-time champion of Chess Olympiad (1969-86) Nana Aleksandria about this event.

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01:11 | 11.01

0One Unexpected Result Fixed among Men

On the first day of the 74th Georgian national Championship, among men, fixed an unexpected result in the meeting between Konstantine Shanava and Davit Benidze, which ended by Benidze’s victory.

16:20 | 09.01

0Georgia Hosts the 2015 European Individual Women’s Championship

Today the 2015 Georgian women and men’s championships opened at Tbilisi Chess Palace. Zurab Azmaiparashvili, deputy minister of Sport and Youth Affairs of Georgia, attended the ceremony. Azmaiparashvili ...

14:01 | 28.12

0Nigalidze Wins Al Ain Chess Classic!

The Al Ain international tournament ended up with victory of Georgian grandmaster Gaioz Nigalidze (2536). Nigalidze who was No.28 seed earned 7 points and shared the first-fourth places with Tigran ...

11:04 | 23.12

0Winners of Georgian Grand-Prix

Georgian Grand-Prix results were summarized in fast and lightning chess. According to the press office of Georgian Chess Federation, among women international grandmaster Meri Arabidze won in both species: ...

00:31 | 22.12

0Sixth Place of Georgian Chess Players at the Olympics

Georgian U-16 team showed good result at the Youth Olympics, which took place in Hungarian city of Gyor. The team of Georgian chess players fixed the 6th result. Georgian chess players won 5 matches ...

12:48 | 13.12

0Jojua and Kuparadze Promoted

Davit Jojua (2583) and Giga Kuparadze (2465) became leaders after 4 rounds of Georgian Cup. Luka Paichadze (2561) earned half point less. In the previous round Jojua overcame Nino Khurtsidze (2451), ...

12:40 | 13.12

0Success of Pantsulaia and Gagunashvili in Philippines

The Open Championship in Philippines ended with the triumph of the Georgian chess players. Georgia’s many times champions: Levan Pantsulaia and Merab Gagunashvili shared I-IV places with 7 points of 10. Levan ...

10:46 | 12.12

0Dzagnidze Is Leading!

Nana Dzagnidze (2547), leader of the Georgian women’s team, is leading Rapid at World Mind Games which is under way in the capital of China, Beijing. 16 women and 16 men chess players are participating ...

17:40 | 11.12

0Dzagnidze and Khotenashvili Participate in World Mind Games

The World Mind Games started in Beijing, capital city of China. In the chess competition, 16 women and 16 men will take part. Nana Dzagnidze and Bela Khotenashvili will participate on behalf of Georgia. Rapid ...

15:47 | 06.12

0Gia Giorgadze Maintained His Post

The presidential election of Georgian Chess Federation, which was held in Tbilisi Chess Palace, is over. Gia Giorgadze, current president, was the only candidate. The congress was attended by 56 delegates ...

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