Havana, Apr 14 (Prensa Latina) More than 275 chess players from 18 countries will participate here in the 55th edition of the international tournament Capablanca in Memoriam, from the 18th to the 28th, confirmed today the Cuban Chess Federation.
New Delhi, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) Young Indian chess Grandmaster Rameshbabu Pragganandhaa won the Reykjavik Open, held in the capital of Iceland, with 7.5 points out of nine, it was reported in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Havana, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) Sponsored by the Ernesto "Che" Guevara Chess Study Center, the 14th edition of the international university tournament will have its second round here today, animated by Colombian players.
Havana, Jan 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is seeking to return to the top places in chess and holds events to promote that sport, such as a simultaneous chess tournament to pay tribute to National Hero Jose Marti (1853-1895) on Friday.
Havana, Jan 14 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Cuban Chess Federation, Carlos Rivero, announced here the names of the first foreign players who have confirmed participation at the Jose Raul Caplablanca in Memoriam international tournament.
Santa Clara, Cuba, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) The first International woman Chess Master in Cuba, Asela de Armas, on Wednesday died here at the age of 67, informed the chess directorate in the central Cuban province of Villa Clara.
Havana, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Headed by National champion Carlos Daniel Albornoz, some 20 Cuban players will participate, starting on Wednesday, in the Chess Tournament of the International University Sports Federation of the Americas (FISU Americas).
Moscow, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Chess players from the Republic of Buryatia, in Russia, lost to a Cuban team, in an online contest organized by the Russian Society of Friendship with Cuba (SRAC), according to its official website.