Fabulous online event Female Battle of Federations

According to the organiser and the brainchild of the event, Lilli Hahn: “Whereas we manage to get many good players and some beautiful chess, the main idea of the event is always to make it open to everyone: from young chess girls, to mums, casual players, tournament enthusiasts.In the end, its quite a special occasion […]

Congratulations to Kateryna Lagno for winnig Steinitz Memorial !

Lagno clinches the title in a thrilling tiebreak against Lei Tingjie Kateryna Lagno won a bizarre Armageddon tiebreak to secure first place in the inaugural FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial’s Women’s Section today. The Russian kept her cool as her play-off with Lei Tingjie went to a marathon 152 moves. The Chinese player, playing with White and needing to win, tried to […]