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Grand Chess Tour Paris Rapid and Blitz 2017

Grand Chess Tour Paris Rapid and Blitz 2017 Games and Results

The Grand Chess Tour Paris leg takes place 21st to 25th June 2017. 10 players: Carlsen, Nakamura, Wesley So, MVL, Karjakin, Caruana, Grischuk, Mamedyarov, Topalov and Bacrot. Read more ....

GCT Rapid and Blitz Paris 2017 (Paris FRA)
Wed 21st Jun 2017 - Sun 25th Jun 2017 - Official Site - Live

GCT Rapid Paris 2017 (10 players 9 Rds SRR Indiv TC:25m+10spm) - Games in PGN: Games Rapid | Live Rapid

GCT Blitz Paris 2017 (10 players 18 Rds DRR Indiv TC:5m+3spm) - Games in PGN: Games Blitz

GCT Rapid TB Paris 2017 (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC:10m+5spm) - Games in PGN: Games Rapid TB

11th World Team Chess Championship 2017

11th World Team Chess Championship 2017 Games and Results

The 11th World Team Chess Championship takes place in Khanty-Mansiysk 17th to 26th June 2017. Read more ....

11th World Teams 2017 (Khanty-Mansiysk RUS)
Sat 17th Jun 2017 - Mon 26th Jun 2017 - Official Site

11th World Teams 2017 (9 Rds WTeams Team TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games | Live

11th World Teams Women (9 Rds WTeams Team TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games | Live

5th Norway Chess 2017

5th Norway Chess 2017 Games and Results

Wesley So and Levon Aronian (the tournament winner) drew in the final round 9. Photo ©

Wesley So and Levon Aronian (the tournament winner) drew in the final round 9. Photo © | http://norwaychess.no/

The 5th Norway Chess tournament took place in Stavanger 5th-17th June 2017. Players: Magnus Carlsen, Wesley So, Fabiano Caruana, Vladimir Kramnik, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Hikaru Nakamura, Viswanathan Anand, Levon Aronian, Sergey Karjakin, and Anish Giri. There was an opening blitz on day one to decide the draw which was won by Carlsen. Levon Aronian won with 6/9 a point clear of Hikaru Nakamura. Magnus Carlsen had a poor tournament winning only one game and losing two. Read more ....

5th Norway Chess 2017 (Stavanger NOR)
Mon 5th Jun 2017 - Sat 17th Jun 2017 - Official Site - Live

5th Norway Chess 2017 (10 players 9 Rds SRR Indiv TC:100m:50m:15m+30spm(61)) - Games in PGN: Games

5th Norway Blitz 2017 (10 players 9 Rds SRR Indiv TC:3m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Blitz

52nd Capablanca Memorial 2017

52nd Capablanca Memorial 2017 Games and Results

The 52nd Capablanca Memorial took place 26th May to 6th June 2017. Players: Vassily Ivanchuk Emilio Cordova, Krishnan Sasikiran, Sam Shankland, Kacper Piorun and Isan Reynaldo Ortiz Suarez. There was an open alongside. Krishnan Sasikiran won with 6.5/10 a point clear of Vassily Ivanchuk (defeated in the final round) and Sam Shankland. Read more ....

52nd Capablanca Memorial 2017 (Matanzas CUB)
Fri 26th May 2017 - Tue 6th Jun 2017 - Official Site - Live

52nd Capablanca Mem Elite (6 players 10 Rds DRR Indiv TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games Elite

52nd Capablanca Mem Open (10 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:90m:30m+30spm(1))

European Individual Chess Championship 2017

European Individual Chess Championship 2017 Games and Results

Maxim Matlakov edged out Jobava Baadur and Vladimir Fedoseev on tie-break after all scored 8.5/11. 22 places in the FIDE World Cup were at stake. Read more ....

18th European Individual Championship 2017 (Minsk BLR)
Mon 29th May 2017 - Sun 11th Jun 2017 - Official Site - Results - Live

18th ch-EUR Indiv 2017 (11 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games

Chess.com Speed Chess Championship 2017

Chess.com Speed Chess Championship 2017 Games and Results

The Chess.com Speed Chess Championship takes place May 3rd to December 21st 2017. 16 top players qualified: Three time controls 5 minutes plus 2 seconds per move, 3 minutes plus 2 second per move and bullet 1 minute plus 1 second per move. Each section ends with a single chess960 game.

1/8th Finals: May 3rd: Nakamura 20.5-7.5 Grigoriants, May 24th Karjakin 19-7 Meier, May 25th So 15.5-14.5 Giri, July 20th: Grischuk-Rapport, Aug 23rd: Nepomniachtchi-Aronian, Aug 24th: Caruana-Hou Yifan, Aug 31st: Vachier-Lagrave-Xiong, Oct 5th: Carlsen-Guseinov.

Quarter-Finals: Oct 12, Oct 19, Nov 2nd, Nov 9th

Semi-Finals: Nov 16th, Dec 7th

Final Dec 21st.

I have removed the Chess960 games as they are problematic for many chess programs. Here is a PGN file including the Chess960 games.

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chess.com Speed Chess 2017 (chess.com INT)
Wed 3rd May 2017 - Thu 21st Dec 2017 - Official Site - Results - Live

chess.com Speed 2017 (16 players 4 Rds KO Indiv ) - Games in PGN: Games

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23rd Sigeman & Co Chess Tournament 2017

23rd Sigeman & Co Chess Tournament 2017 Games and Results

18th European Women's Championship 2017

18th European Women's Championship 2017 Games and Results

18th Karpov Poikovsky 2017

18th Karpov Poikovsky 2017 Games and Results

Korchnoi Zurich Chess Challenge 2017

Korchnoi Zurich Chess Challenge 2017 Games and Results

US Chess Championships 2017

US Chess Championships 2017 Games and Results

8th London Chess Classic 2016

8th London Chess Classic 2016 Games and Results

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