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Dubai Chess Club organises Fide Trainer’s Seminar

Fide Senior Trainer GM Efstratios Grivas to conduct three-day session Dubai Chess and Culture Club will host a Fide Trainer’s Seminar on July 11-13 to be conducted by renowned Greek chess coach and author Grandmaster (GM) Efstratios Grivas. “The seminar supports the club’s mission of promoting chess in the grassroots by providing better access to world-class chess training and coaching ... Read More »

Azeri-Uzbek grandmaster tandem rules Dubai Ramadan team blitz chess tournament

Team United’s Grandmaster (GM) Gadir Guseinov of Azerbaijan and GM Alexei Barsov of Uzbekistan swept their final four matches Monday night to steal the championship from opening-day leaders Pharaohs in the Dubai Cup – Ramadan Blitz Chess Team Tournament 2016 at the Dubai Chess and Culture Club. United and Pharaohs, manned by Egypt’s GM Ahmed Adly and GM Bassem Amin, ... Read More »

Egyption GM Bassem Amin rules Allegiance to Zayed Chess Tournament

UAE’s GM Salem Saleh fights back to grab silver Dubai, UAE (June 12, 2016) – Grandmaster (GM) Bassem Amin of Egypt maintained his half-point edge after Saturday night’s final round to claim the champion’s cup in the 13th edition of the Allegiance to Zayed Chess Tournament at the Dubai Chess and Culture Club. Amin split the point with GM Elmar ... Read More »

GM Salem Saleh sustains assault as junior standout Ibrahim Sultan holds Azeri grandmaster to a draw

Lead pack down to eight as Saleh takes on Cuba’s Arencibia in Allegiance to Sheikh Zayed Chess Tournament’s anticipated first all-GM clash Standings after four rounds Rank       Title        Name                                                           Fed          Rtg           Pts. 1               GM          Amin Bassem                                         EGY          2647      4,0 2               GM          Sokolov Ivan                                           NED         2634      4,0 3               GM          Adly Ahmed                                             EGY          2624      4,0 4               GM          Salem A.R. Saleh                                  UAE         2712      ... Read More »

Allegiance to Sheikh Zayed Chess Tournament kicks off with 150 players

Asian champion Salem A.R. Saleh, the UAE’s top-ranked international chess grandmaster (GM), won both his games to lead the early pacesetters of the Allegiance to Sheikh Zayed Chess Tournament on Tuesday night at the Dubai Chess and Culture Club. Saleh, whose stratospheric 2712 International Chess Federation (Fide) active chess rating makes him the top-seed and the only player rated above ... Read More »

Dubai Chess and Culture Club extends chess training programme to Enoc kids

40 children complete sessions with chess Grandmaster Dubai, UAE (May 27, 2016) – Dubai Chess and Culture Club recently distributed certificates of completion to more than 40 up-and-coming youth players who took part in an exclusive training programme conducted by the club’s top coaches. Two groups of children attended the eight-week training sessions, which were organized in collaboration with the ... Read More »