Yue Wang (CHN) 2697 is the first Chinese player to have taken part in Hastings for some years. He is also the highest rated player ever to have participated in the Masters. In Britain we don’t believe in absurd first round clashes with a difference […]
Updated 09:19am 28/12/11 Thomas Rendle vs Michael Waddington – new pairing Eoin Campbell and L Imocha are not playing
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The world’s first ever FIDE-rated Blitz tournament will take place at the White Rock Hotel, Hastings on Monday 2nd January. FIDE are starting to collect rating information from blitz and rapidplay games starting 1 January 2012. The two new lists will be published 1 July […]
THE 87TH Hastings International Chess Congress will take place from 28th December 2011 to 28th January 2012 at Horntye Park Sports Complex Entries have so far been received from India to Iceland and Ukraine to USA. Numbers in the Masters event have already overtaken last […]