Houdini Aquarium 2017 & Houdini PRO Aquarium 2017
Houdini Aquarium 2017 is a new powerful analysis, database and chess publishing tool, powered by the world's strongest chess engine Houdini 5 and 7-piece Lomonosov Tablebases.

Houdini Aquarium 2017 — $59.95 / €47.96
Houdini PRO Aquarium 2017, up to 128 cores and 128 GB of hash — $99.95 / €79.96

New products: Rybka 3 Aquarium, Rybka UCI and Chess Assistant 10 with Rybka 3
We are glad to inform you about release of the following new programs soon:- Rybka 3 Aquarium (for download or DVD)

- Deep Rybka 3 Aquarium (for download or DVD)
- Rybka 3 UCI without interface (for download or CD)
- Deep Rybka 3 UCI without interface (for download or CD)
- Upgrade Chess Assistant 10 Starter package with Rybka 3 (for download or DVD)
- Upgrade Chess Assistant 10 Professional package with Deep Rybka 3 (for download or DVD)
- Chess Assistant 10 Starter package with Rybka 3 (for download or DVD)
- Chess Assistant 10 Professional package with Deep Rybka 3 (for download or DVD)
- Chess Assistant 10 Mega package with Deep Rybka 3 and Gold Nalimov Tablebases (DVD)

The sales will be started 2008, August, 4
You can already pre-order these products in our on-line shop www.chessok.com
Read detailed description of new products and articles about Rybka 3 and GUI Rybka Aquarium by Dadi Jonsson here.

41st Biel International Chess Festival

group-1.jpgThe 41st Biel International Chess Festival takes place 19th July - 1st August 2008. Alekseev won the title after a playoff 2.5-1.5 by winning game four and thus avoided taking the match into a sudden death.
From the left: Leinier Dominguez, Etienne Bacrot, Alexander Onischuk, Yannick Pelletier, Evgeny Alekseev, Magnus Carlsen

1 round; 2 round; 3 round;4 round; 5 round; 6 round; 7 round; 8 round; 9 round; 10 round; Playoff;

North Urals Cup 2008. Krasnoturinsk

StefanovaThe North Urals Cup takes place in Krasnoturinsk (Sverdlovsk region) July 26th - August 3rd 2008. This is the strongest women’s tournament ever. The tournament is held according to all-play-all basis. Time control: 90 minutes for the whole game, an increment of 30 seconds per move.

1 round; 2 round; 3 round; 4 round; 5 round; 6 round; 7 round

Infinite Analysis with Rybka Aquarium

Rybka 3 Aquarium logotype Last month we examined Interactive Deep Analysis (IDeA) in Rybka Aquarium. This month we’ll look at its infinite analysis function.

Infinite analysis is perhaps the oldest and most widely used analysis method with chess software, and over the years many chess players have perfected their ways of utilizing it. You might think that with its long history and a multitude of different implementations there wasn’t much room for improvement. Well, the developers of Aquarium clearly thought otherwise, as you will see.

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New chess lessons

We are glad to tell you about new lecture of the ChessOK.com
The lesson is called “Two Knights Game, 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6” has been prepared for you by GM Alexander Kalinin. This lesson is the small part of Encyclopedia of Middegame IV program.

Poikovsky 2008

RublevskyThe Poikovsky tournament takes place 8th-17th July 2008. 10 player all-play-all. There was a four way tie on 5.5/9 between 1.Rublevsky, 2.Jakovenko, 3.Gashimov and 4.Shirov.


1 round; 2 round; 3 round; 4 round; 5 round; 6 round; 7 round; 8 round; 9 round

Miss ChessOK Play Zone-2008

Utkina1The competition « Miss ChessOK Play Zone-2008 », which carried out on our site has come to the end. 22 girls have taken part in it, decided to prove, that wit and beauty do not contradict each other at all, and can harmoniously be combined.

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Karjakin - Short Rapid Match

There is a 10 game rapid match between Sergey Karjakin and Nigel Short in Kiev (Kyiv) 3rd-7th July 2008. 10 game match with 2 games per day. The monitoring of time - 25 minutes to each participant up to the end of a party with addition of 10 seconds for each made move

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 S.Karjakin (2727)

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7,5

 N.Short (2655)

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1 round; 2 round; 3 round; 4 round; 5 round; 6 round; 7 round; 8 round; 9 round; 10 round

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