Monthly Archives: September 2023

ChessBase 17 – Tips & Tricks: For a quick start in the program

ChessBase 17 offers a unique variety of functions for players and coaches. For beginners this complexity is challenging – even though every function is described in the manual (printed 500 pages). For this reason, Walter Saumweber, author of many Microsoft topics, has written a book about ChessBase 17 in which he deliberately concentrates on those […]

Wieza Pomot Pegow win first-ever Polish Team Championship

For the first time in its history, Wieza Pomot Pegow managed to win the Polish Team Championship. The event was held as a 10-team round-robin tournament in Lublin. Almost all German national players were successfully involved in various teams. Votum SA Polonia Wrocław and KSz Hetman Płock finished in clear second and third place, respectively. […]

AI Cup: Carlsen beats Nakamura

Shortly after the Speed Chess tournament, Magnus Carlsen and Hikaru Nakamura faced each other again, this time in rapid chess. Carlsen demonstrated his fantastic endgame skills in the very first game and went on to win the match. The other quarterfinal winners were Ian Nepomniachtchi, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave.