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New CT-ART 5.0 combines three excellent courses guiding you from beginner to advanced level.

Poikovsky 2009

poikovskyThe 10th Anatoly Karpov’s tournament will take place in Poikovsky, Russia from June 3rd to 12th.
Average ELO is 2695. It is 18th FIDE tournament category.
Tournament format: Round robin.
Free day: 8th June

All rounds start at 10.00 GMT
ChessOK will thoroughly analyze each game with Rybka 3 Aquarium commentary.

Games: All games [download PGN]

Rapid match Navarra - Ivanchuk

Navarra - Ivanchuk 2009Rapid chess match between the best czech chess player David Navarra (2654) and Vassily Ivanchuk (Ukraine, 2746) will take part from May 27th to 31st in Prague , Czech Republic .
Match format: 8 games.
Time control: 25 min+10 sec/move.

Match starts May,27 at 16.00 GMT

ChessOK will thoroughly analyze each game with Rybka 3 Aquarium.

Games: Game 1 [download PGN], Game 2 [download PGN], Game 3 [download PGN], Game 4 [download PGN], Game 5 [download PGN], Game 6 [download PGN], Game 7 [download PGN], Game 8 [download PGN]

NameELO 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 points
Navarra2654½0½0100½
Ivanchuk2746½1½1011½

Peshk@: A new program for training and improvement

ChessOK is proud to announce the immediate availability of Peshk@, the newest member of its training and improvement family. Peshk@ is a modern chess improvement and training tool from the developers of CT-ART, one of the most popular and respected tactics training programs.

Additional training modules. Besides the training module that comes with Peshk@, a selection of additional modules is offered, covering a wide range of subjects from the opening to the endgame and from strategy to tactics.

Familiar features in a modern user interface. If you are familiar with older ChessOK training products, you will feel right at home with Peshk@:

  • Keeps track of the progress of multiple users.
  • Study the material and then test your knowledge
  • Elo rating history
  • Performance statistics
  • Play against a chess engine

Peshk@ is available for download of FREE. You can buy full training courses in our online shop.

Rybka 3 won The 14th Computer Olympiad

rybkaRybka just won at the 14th Computer Olympiad in Pamplona, scoring 5/5 and winning in great style. You can find the game of the last round (vs Shredder) with comments here [download PGN]

17th World Computer Chess Championship

Mtel09The 17th World Computer Chess Championship takes part in Pamplona, Spain from May 11th to 18th.

Participants are: Rybka 3 (last 2 years champion), Hiarcs, Junior, Shredder, Jonny, Deep Sjeng, The Baron, Joker, Equinox, Pandix 2009.
Tournament format: Round robin.

Rybka Games [download PGN]

Mtel Masters 2009: Shirov wins!

Mtel09The 5th traditional TOP GM’s tournament “Mtel Masters” will take part in Sofia, Bulgaria from May 13th to 23rd.
Average ELO is 2755. It is 21st FIDE tournament category.
Tournament format: Double round robin.
Prize fond is 300,000 euro.

All rounds start at 14.00 GMT
ChessOK is going to broadcast all games of this tournament with Rybka 3 Aquarium commentary.

Games: Round 1 [download PGN], Round 2 [download PGN], Round 3 [download PGN], Round 4 [download PGN], Round 5 [download PGN], Round 6 [download PGN], Round 7 [download PGN], Round 8 [download PGN], Round 9 [download PGN], Round 10 [download PGN] All games [download PGN]

Bosna - 2009

nalchik-2009The traditional tournament of Bosna chess club will take part in Saraevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina from May 7th to 18th.
Number of players: 6.
Average ELO is 2690. It is 19th FIDE tournament category.
Tournament format: Double round robin.

ChessOK will analyze all games of this tournament with Rybka 3 Aquarium.

Games: Round 1 [download PGN], Round 2 [download PGN], Round 3 [download PGN], Round 4 [download PGN], Round 5 [download PGN], Round 6 [download PGN], Round 7 [download PGN], Round 8 [download PGN], Round 9 [download PGN], Round 10 [download PGN] All games [download PGN]

The President’s Cup: Rapid match Azerbaijan vs FIDE World

The President's CupRapid Chess match between Azerbaijan team and team of FIDE World will take place in Baku, Azerbaijan from May 7th to 9th.
Event system: Scheveningen.

Members of Azerbaijan team: Teimour Radjabov (2756), Vugar Gashimov (2730), Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (2725), Gadir Guseinov (2659) and Rauf Mamedov (2645, reserve player).
Average ELO is 2703.

Members of FIDE World team: World Champion Viswanathan Anand (2783, IND), Vladimir Kramnik (2759, RUS), Alexei Shirov (2745. ESP) and Sergey Karjakin (2721, UKR).
Average ELO is 2752.

Time control: 25 minutes per game.

Games: Round 1 [download PGN], Round 2 [download PGN], Round 3 [download PGN], Round 4 [download PGN], Round 5 [download PGN], Round 6 [download PGN], Round 7 [download PGN], Round 8 [download PGN] All games [download PGN]

The final score: 10½ - 21½ for FIDE World team.

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