136 relations: Alberto David, Alexander Grischuk, Alexander Huzman, Alexander Moiseenko, Alexei Barsov, Alisa Marić, All India Chess Federation, Aloyzas Kveinys, Ana Filipa Baptista, Ana Srebrnič, Anda Šafranska, Anna Muzychuk, Anna Sharevich, Anna Ushenina, Anna Zatonskih, Ante Brkić, Artashes Minasian, Arturs Neikšāns, Ashot Nadanian, Axel Bachmann, Étienne Bacrot, Željko Bogut, Bartłomiej Macieja, Bella Igla, Boris Avrukh, Boris Gelfand, Bu Xiangzhi, Calvin Prasad, Camilla Baginskaite, Chess in Armenia, Chess in Azerbaijan, Chess in South Africa, Chess Olympiad, Computer Olympiad, Dana Reizniece-Ozola, Daniel Gormally, Daniele Vocaturo, Darius Zagorskis, Darwin Laylo, David Navara, Eduardo Iturrizaga, Emilio Córdova, Erwin l'Ami, Evgenij Ermenkov, Fiji Chess Federation, Fiona Steil-Antoni, Gabriel Sargissian, Gata Kamsky, Helgi Dam Ziska, Henrik Danielsen, ..., Hou Yifan, Humpy Koneru, Ildar Ibragimov, Ilze Bērziņa, Jan Gustafsson, Jana Jacková, Joanna Majdan-Gajewska, Joseph Gallagher, Karen Asrian, Kateryna Lagno, Khayala Isgandarova, Lara Stock, Laura Rogule, Lê Quang Liêm, Leili Pärnpuu, Lenka Ptáčníková, Levon Aronian, Magnus Carlsen, Marina Brunello, Marina Makropoulou, Mark Bluvshtein, Marta Bartel, Mateusz Bartel, Mauricio Flores Ríos, Mohammed Al-Modiahki, Monica Calzetta Ruiz, Monika Tsõganova, Muhammad Khusenkhojaev, Natalia Pogonina, Natalia Zhukova, Nava Starr, Nelly Aginian, Ni Hua, Nicholas Pert, Nigel Short, Pascal Charbonneau, Paweł Czarnota, Pentala Harikrishna, Peter Svidler, Pontus Carlsson, Puchen Wang, Radosław Wojtaszek, Regina Pokorná, Richmond Phiri, Robert Markuš, Roger Nokes, Rubén Felgaer, Sabino Brunello, Shen Yang (chess player), Siranush Andriasian, Smbat Lputian, Sport in Armenia, Sport in China, Stefán Kristjánsson, Stelios Halkias, Sune Berg Hansen, Suzana Maksimović, Svetlana Petrenko, Tarvo Seeman, Thomas Luther, Timur Gareyev, Tomas Krnan, Tsegmed Batchuluun, Valeriya Gansvind, Varuzhan Akobian, Vassily Ivanchuk, Vereslav Eingorn, Victor Mikhalevski, Viesturs Meijers, Viktoria Baškite, Vitālijs Samoļins, Vladimir Akopian, Vladimir Kramnik, Wang Yu (chess player), Wang Yue, Warren Elliott, Wesley So, Women's Chess Olympiad, Yerevan, Zhao Jun (chess player), Zhao Xue, Zhao Zong-Yuan, Zigurds Lanka, 37th, 39th Chess Olympiad, 40th Chess Olympiad. Expand index (86 more) » « Shrink index
Alberto David (born 26 March 1970) is a Luxembourgian-Italian chess grandmaster.
Alexander Igorevich Grischuk (Алекса́ндр И́горевич Грищу́к; born October 31, 1983) is a Russian chess grandmaster.
Alexander Huzman (born 10 April 1962 in Zhytomyr, Soviet Union) is an Israeli (formerly Soviet) chess Grandmaster and trainer.
Alexander Moiseenko (Олександр Моісеєнко, Oleksandr Moiseyenko; born 17 May 1980) is a Ukrainian chess Grandmaster and the 2013 European champion.
Alexei Barsov (born 3 April 1966) is an Uzbekistani chess Grandmaster.
Alisa Marić, PhD (Serbian Cyrillic: Алиса Марић,; born January 10, 1970) is a Serbian chess player, who holds the FIDE titles of Woman Grandmaster and International Master.
The All India Chess Federation (AICF) (अखिल भारतीय शतरंज महासंघ) is central administrative body for the game of chess in India.
Aloyzas Kveinys (born July 9, 1962) is a Lithuanian chess player, who was awarded the Grandmaster title in 1992.
Ana Filipa Baptista (born 24 January 1990) is a Portuguese chess player who holds the title of Woman FIDE Master (WFM, 2007).
Ana Srebrnič (born 20 February 1984 in Ljubljana) is a Slovene chess player holding the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM), a FIDE Trainer and an International Arbiter.
Anda Šafranska (born December 2, 1960, Riga) is a Latvian born chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster.
Anna Olehivna Muzychuk (Анна Олегівна Музичук; Ana Muzičuk; born February 28, 1990) is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster.
Anna Sharevich (born December 18, 1985) is a Belarusian and American chess player holding the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Anna Yuriyivna Ushenina (Анна Юріївна Ушеніна; born 30 August 1985) is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster who was Women's World Chess Champion from November 2012 to September 2013.
Anna Zatonskih (Ганна Затонських; born Mariupol, July 17, 1978) is a Ukrainian (until 2004) and American (since 2004) chess player who holds the titles of International Master (IM) and Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Ante Brkić (born 1988) is a Croatian chess grandmaster.
Artashes Minasian (sometimes transliterated as Minasyan; Արտաշես Մինասյան; born 21 January 1967) is an Armenian chess grandmaster.
Arturs Neikšāns (born March 16, 1983, Valka) is a Latvian chess Grandmaster (2012) and FIDE Trainer (2012).
Ashot Nadanian (sometimes transliterated as Nadanyan; Աշոտ Նադանյան; born September 19, 1972) is an Armenian chess International Master (1997), chess theoretician and chess coach.
Axel Bachmann Schiavo (born November 4, 1989, in Ciudad del Este) is a Paraguayan chess player who holds the Grandmaster title.
Étienne Bacrot (born 22 January 1983 in Lille) is a French chess grandmaster and former chess prodigy.
Željko Bogut (born October 8, 1969 in Mostar, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia) is a Bosnian-Herzegovinian chess player and two time national champion, only player in Bosnia and Herzegovina who won title twice, in 2006 and in 2010.
Bartłomiej Macieja (born 4 October 1977) is a chess Grandmaster from Poland.
Bella Igla (בלה איגלה; Белла Игла; born June 2, 1985 in Russia) is an Israeli female chess player, holding the title of Woman Grandmaster.
Boris Leonidovich Avrukh (בוריס ליאונידוביץ' אברוך; Борис Леонидович Аврух; born 10 February 1978 in Karaganda, Soviet Union) is an Israeli chess grandmaster.
Boris Abramovich Gelfand (Барыс Абрамавіч Гельфанд, Barys Abramavich Hel'fand; Борис Абрамович Гельфанд, Boris Abramovich Gel'fand; בוריס אברמוביץ' גלפנד; born 24 June 1968) is an Israeli chess Grandmaster.
Bu Xiangzhi (born December 10, 1985) is a Chinese chess grandmaster and Chinese champion in 2004.
Calvin Prasad (born March 11, 1980) is an Indo-Fijian chess player.
Camilla Baginskaite (Kamilė Baginskaitė; born 24 April 1967 in Vilnius, Lithuanian SSR) is an American-Lithuanian chess Woman Grandmaster (WGM) and chess teacher.
Chess has been played in Armenia since the early Middle Ages; however, it was institutionalized during the early Soviet period.
Chess is one of the most popular sports in Azerbaijan, where it is governed by the Azerbaijan Chess Federation (ACF).
South Africa first participated in the 1958 Olympiad in Munich.
The Chess Olympiad is a biennial chess tournament in which teams from all over the world compete.
The Computer Olympiad is a multi-games event in which computer programs compete against each other.
Dana Reizniece-Ozola (born November 6, 1981 in Kuldīga) is the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Latvia.
Daniel William Gormally (born 4 May 1976) is an English chess Grandmaster.
Daniele Vocaturo (born 16 December 1989) is an Italian chess grandmaster.
Darius Zagorskis (born November 20, 1969) is a Lithuanian chess Grandmaster (2013).
Darwin Laylo (born 1980) is a Filipino chess grandmaster.
David Navara (born 27 March 1985) is a Czech chess grandmaster, the highest-ranked player of his country.
Eduardo Patricio Iturrizaga Bonelli (born 1 November 1989) is a Venezuelan chess player who achieved the title of Grandmaster in 2008, making him the first and, to date, only Venezuelan chess grandmaster.
Emilio Córdova is a Peruvian chess player who holds the title of Grandmaster, which he was awarded in 2008.
Erwin l'Ami (born 5 April 1985 in Woerden) is a Dutch chess grandmaster.
Evgenij Petkov Ermenkov (Евгени Петков Ерменков; born September 29, 1949 in Sofia) is a Bulgarian chess Grandmaster (GM).
The Fiji Chess Federation coordinates chess tournaments in Fiji and is affiliated to FIDE (World Chess Federation).
Fiona Steil-Antoni (born on 10 January 1989 in Niederkorn, Luxembourg) is a chess Woman International Master who has represented Luxembourg in eight Chess Olympiads, winning the individual gold medal in Turin 2006.
Gabriel Eduardi Sargissian (Գաբրիել Էդուարդի Սարգսյան, Gabriel Eduardi Sargsyan; born 3 September 1983) is an Armenian chess grandmaster.
Gata Kamsky (Ğata Kamski; Гата Камский; Гата Камский; born June 2, 1974) is an American chess grandmaster, and a five-time U.S. champion.
Helgi Dam Ziska (born 27 July 1990) is a Faroese chess player.
Henrik Danielsen (born 23 January 1966) is a Danish-Icelandic chess grandmaster.
Hou Yifan (born 27 February 1994), China Chess League is a Chinese chess grandmaster and three-time Women's World Chess Champion.
Humpy Koneru (born 31 March 1987, Gudivada, Andhra Pradesh) is an Indian chess grandmaster.
Ildar Ibragimov (Илдар Ибраһимов, İldar İbrahimov; Ильдар Ибрагимов; born 16 August 1967) is a chess Grandmaster.
Ilze Bērziņa (January 4, 1984, Rīga) is a Latvian chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster (2009).
Jan Gustafsson (born 25 June 1979) is a German chess grandmaster.
Jana Jacková (born 6 August 1982) is a Czech chess player.
Joanna Majdan-Gajewska (née Majdan; born 9 June 1988 in Koszalin) is a Polish chess player with the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Joseph Gerald Gallagher (born 4 May 1964) is a British-born Swiss chess grandmaster and former British Champion, as well as a chess author.
Karen Asrian (Կարեն Ասրյան; 24 April 1980 in Yerevan – 9 June 2008) was an Armenian chess grandmaster.
Kateryna Aleksandrovna Lagno (Катерина Олександрівна Лагно; Екатерина Александровна Лагно; born 27 December 1989) is a Russian (formerly Ukrainian), Ukrayinska Pravda Sport (12 July 2014) chess grandmaster.
Khayala Isgandarova (Xəyalə İsgəndərova; born 20 October 1988) is an Azerbaijan born Turkish chess player who holds the title of Woman International Master (WIM, 2009).
Lara Stock (born 26 May 1992 in Freiburg, Germany) is a Croatian chess player who holds the FIDE title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Laura Rogule (born 5 February 1988 in Riga) is a Latvian chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster.
Lê Quang Liêm (born 13 March 1991 in Ho Chi Minh City) is a Vietnamese chess grandmaster and the 2013 World Blitz Chess Champion.
Leili Pärnpuu (born 30 January 1950) is an Estonian chess player who won the Estonian Chess Championship for women five times.
Lenka Ptáčníková (born 16 January 1976) is a Czech-born Icelandic chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster.
Levon Grigori Aronian (Լևոն Գրիգորի Արոնյան Levon Grigori Aronyan; born 6 October 1982) is an Armenian chess Grandmaster.
Sven Magnus Øen Carlsen (born 30 November 1990) is a Norwegian chess grandmaster and the current World Chess Champion.
Marina Brunello (born 16 June 1994) is an Italian chess player who holds the title of Woman grandmaster (WGM, 2016).
Marina Makropoulou (Μαρίνα Μακροπούλου; née Marina Pogorevici, born 3 December 1960, Ploiești) is a Romanian and Greek chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM, 1982).
Mark Bluvshtein (born 20 April 1988) is a Soviet-born Canadian chess player and a Grandmaster.
Marta Bartel (born Zambrów 20 May 1988), née Przeździecka, is a Polish chess player, who was awarded the title of Woman Grandmaster in 2009.
Mateusz Bartel (born 3 January 1985 in Warsaw) is a Polish chess grandmaster.
Mauricio Flores Rios (born September 10, 1990, in Valparaiso) is a Chilean chess player who holds the Grandmaster title.
Mohammed Ahmed Al-Modiahki (محمد أحمد المضيحكي; born June 1, 1974) is a chess Grandmaster.
Mónica Calzetta Ruiz (born 29 November 1972) is a Spanish chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM, 2003).
Monika Tsõganova (born August 8, 1969, Kohtla-Järve) is an Estonian chess Woman International Master (1991).
Muhammad Khusenkhojaev is a Tajikistani chess International Master.
Natalia Andreevna Pogonina (Наталья Андреевна Погонина; born 9 March 1985) is a Russian chess player who holds the FIDE title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Natalia Oleksandrivna Zhukova (Наталія Олександрівна Жукова; born 5 June 1979) is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster and two-time European women's champion.
Nava Starr (née Shterenberg; April 4, 1949 in Riga, Latvia) is a Canadian chess player holding the title of Woman International Master (WIM).
Nelly Aginian (Նելլի Աղինյան; born August 4, 1981) is an Armenian chess Woman Grandmaster (2005).
Ni Hua (born May 31, 1983 in Shanghai) is a Chinese chess grandmaster and the national team captain.
Nicholas Pert (born 22 January 1981) is an English chess grandmaster.
Nigel David Short (born 1 June 1965) is an English chess grandmaster, chess columnist, chess coach and chess commentator.
Pascal Charbonneau (born May 6, 1983 in Montreal) is a Canadian Grandmaster of chess, and a financial analyst.
Paweł Czarnota (born 14 April 1988) is a Polish chess Grandmaster (2006).
Pentala Harikrishna (born 10 May 1986) is a chess Grandmaster from Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Pyotr Veniaminovich Svidler (Пётр Вениами́нович Сви́длер; born 17 June 1976) is a Russian chess grandmaster.
Pontus Carlsson (born December 18, 1982) is a Swedish chess grandmaster.
Puchen Wang (born 20 January 1990) is a New Zealand chess International Master.
Radosław Wojtaszek (born 13 January 1987, in Elbląg, Poland) is a Polish chess grandmaster.
Regina Theissl Pokorná (née Pokorná; born 18 January 1982) is a Slovak-Austrian chess player holding the title Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Richmond Phiri is a Zambian chess International Master.
Robert Markuš (Serbian Cyrillic: Роберт Маркуш, Hungarian: Róbert Márkus; born October 7, 1983) is a Serbian chess Grandmaster.
Rubén Felgaer (born 4 April 1981) is an Argentine chess grandmaster.
Sabino Brunello (born 27 June 1989) is an Italian chess grandmaster.
Shen Yang (born January 23, 1989 in Nanjing, Jiangsu) is a Chinese chess player who holds the titles of International master and Woman Grandmaster.
Siranush Andriasian (Սիրանուշ Անդրիասյան, born 4 January 1986) is an Armenian chess International Master.
Smbat Gariginovich Lputian (sometimes transliterated as Lputyan; Սմբատ Լպուտյան; born 14 February 1958 in Yerevan) is an Armenian chess Grandmaster.
A wide array of sports are played in Armenia.
Sport in China has been long associated to the martial arts.
Stefán Kristjánsson (8 December 1982 – 28 February 2018) was an Icelandic chess grandmaster and professional poker player.
Stelios Halkias (born 11 April 1980) is a Greek chess player.
Sune Berg Hansen (born 21 April 1971) is a Danish chess grandmaster.
Suzana Maksimović (Сузана Максимовић; born 5 January 1962) is a Serbian and Yugoslav chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM, 1999).
Svetlana Petrenko (Svetlana Petrenco; born 27 May 1974) is a Moldovan chess player who holds the titles of woman grandmaster (WGM, 2001) and international master (IM, 2004).
Tarvo Seeman (born 17 September 1969 in Vändra, Estonia) is an Estonian chess player who twice won the Estonian Chess Championship.
Thomas Luther (born November 4th 1969 in Erfurt) is a German chess player and International Grandmaster of chess.
Timur Gareyev (sometimes spelled Gareev; born March 3, 1988) is an American chess grandmaster.
Tomas Krnan is a Canadian chess International Master.
Tsegmed Batchuluun (born 4 February 1987) is a Mongolian chess player.
Valeriya Gansvind (born November 22, 1965 in Moscow Oblast) is an Estonian chess Woman FIDE Master.
Varuzhan Akobian (Վարուժան Հակոբյան, born November 19, 1983 in Yerevan, Armenia) is an Armenian-born American chess grandmaster.
Vassily Mykhaylovych Ivanchuk, also transliterated as Vasyliy or Vasyl (Василь Михайлович Іванчук; born March 18, 1969), is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster and a former World Rapid Chess Champion.
Vereslav (Viacheslav) Eingorn (born 23 November 1956, Odessa) is a Soviet and Ukrainian chess grandmaster, coach and author.
Victor (Viktor) Mikhalevski (ויקטור מיכלבסקי; born 8 July 1972, Gomel, Belarus) is an Israeli chess grandmaster who lives in Beersheba.
Viesturs Meijers (born December 5, 1967 in Limbaži) is a Latvian chess Grandmaster (2004).
Viktoria Baškite (born August 6, 1985 in Tallinn) is an Estonian chess Woman International Master (2004).
Vitālijs Samoļins (born March 7, 1990, Jelgava) is a Latvian chess International Master (2009).
Vladimir Akopian (Владимир Акопян, Վլադիմիր Հակոբյան; born December 7, 1971 in Baku, Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic, Soviet Union) is an Armenian chess Grandmaster.
Vladimir Borisovich Kramnik (Влади́мир Бори́сович Кра́мник; born 25 June 1975) is a Russian chess grandmaster.
Wang Yu (born 19 November 1982 in Tianjin) FIDE is a Chinese chess player who holds the FIDE titles of International Master (IM) and Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Wang Yue (born 31 March 1987) is a Chinese chess grandmaster.
Warren Elliott (born 1979) is a eight-time National Chess Champion of Jamaica.
Wesley Barbasa So (born October 9, 1993) is a Filipino-American chess grandmaster.
The Women's Chess Olympiad is an event held by FIDE (the International Chess Federation) since 1957 (every two years since 1972), where national women's teams compete at chess for gold, silver and bronze medals.
Yerevan (Երևան, sometimes spelled Erevan) is the capital and largest city of Armenia as well as one of the world's oldest continuously inhabited cities.
Zhao Jun (born December 12, 1986) is a Chinese chess player.
Zhao Xue (born 6 April 1985) is a Chinese chess grandmaster.
Zhao Zong-Yuan (born 26 June 1986) is an Australian chess Grandmaster.
Zigurds Lanka (born May 21, 1960, Baldone, Latvia) is a Latvian chess player who holds the title of Grandmaster (1992).
37th may refer to.
The 39th Chess Olympiad, organised by FIDE and comprising an open and a women's tournament, as well as several other events designed to promote the game of chess, took place from September 19 to October 4, 2010 in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.
The 40th Chess Olympiad, organised by the Fédération Internationale des Échecs and comprising an open and women's tournament, as well as several events designed to promote the game of chess, took place in Istanbul, Turkey,, Chessdom.com.