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The Korinthia Chess Academy “Argonaftis” is set to organise the 4th International Tournament Isthmia 2014 on 18-25th August at the Alkyon Hotel in Vrachati, Korinthia, Greece.
Last weekend 14-year-old Rachel Miller became the 2014 champion in the Digicel National Chess Championships in Jamaica. Her win created history in the chess world. Two new champions — National Master (NM) Andrew Mellace and Woman Candidate Master (WCM) Rachel Miller — were crowned in the 2014 Digicel National Chess Championships.
Alexander Morozevich scored the highest in the 15th Anniversary edition of the Karpov-Poikovsky international tournament.
The eighth youngest chess grandmaster in history, Wesley So is now moving towards to reach the top position in the field of chess at the age of twenty.
Like previous years, this year also the best chess players in the U.S. have gathered in Saint Louis to fight for the title of U.S. Championship as well as US Women title for the sixth consecutive year.