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Alexander Grischuk Became the Winner of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
Alexander Grischuk Became the Winner of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
11 November 2014

On November 11 in the Novotel Moscow City Hotel the final 7th round of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian was played.

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Vladimir Kramnik Pursues Alexander Grischuk at the Finish of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
Vladimir Kramnik Pursues Alexander Grischuk at the Finish of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
10 November 2014

On November 10 in the Novotel Moscow City Hotel the 6th and next to last round of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian was played.

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Alexander Grischuk Wins Again at the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
Alexander Grischuk Wins Again at the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
9 November 2014

On November 9 in the Novotel Moscow City Hotel the 5th round of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian was played.

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Disabled children played chess with the strongest world grandmasters
Disabled children played chess with the strongest world grandmasters
9 November 2014

Within the framework of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in memory of Tigran Petrosian, a special session of simultaneous game “World Grandmasters for the children” was held оn November 9. The young chess players with physical disabilities have played with the greatest grandmasters of the world. The event is organised by the Tashir Group of Companies, the Russian Chess Federation and the charity Fund "The Country of Talents" with the programme of the all-Russian charity evenings for disabled children "Melody of the Game".

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Alexander Grischuk Keeps the Lead at the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
Alexander Grischuk Keeps the Lead at the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
8 November 2014

On November 8 in the Novotel Moscow City Hotel the 4th round of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian was played.

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Alexander Grischuk Prolongs his Winning Streak at the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
Alexander Grischuk Prolongs his Winning Streak at the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
6 November 2014

On Thursday, November 6, the President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan visited the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosianwhich isheld at the Novotel Moscow City Hotel. He examined the photo exhibition dedicated to the 9th champion of the world with great interest, greeted the players and made a symbolic first move in the game L. Aronian (Armenia) vs. Ding Liren (China). After that Serzh Sargsyan, who is also the President of the Armenian Chess Federation, took part in the signing ceremony of the agreement on cooperation between Armenia and Russia in the sphere of school chess and joint holding of the “White Castle” tournaments. 

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The President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan visited the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory Of Tigran Petrosian
The President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan visited the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory Of Tigran Petrosian
6 November 2014

The President of the Russian Chess Federation Andrey Filatov and the Vice-President of the Armenian Chess Federation Smbat Lputian in the presence of the President of Armenia and head of the Armenian Chess Federation Serzh Sargsyan signed an agreement on cooperation in promoting chess in schools and development of cooperation within the sphere of chess tournaments for schools, called “White Castle”. The document was signed today at the International TASHIR Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian in Moscow. We are proud to recall that Serzh Sargsyan is a head of the organizing committee for the International TASHIR Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian.

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World Grandmasters for the children.  The charity project for disabled children.
World Grandmasters for the children. The charity project for disabled children.
6 November 2014

On November 9, within the framework of the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in memory of Tigran Petrosian a special session of simultaneous game “World Grandmasters for the children” will be held. The young chess players with physical disabilities will have a unique opportunity to play with the greatest grandmasters of the world. The event is organised by the Tashir Group of Companies, the Russian Chess Federation and the charity Fund "The country of talents" with the program of the all-Russian charity evenings for disabled children "Melody of the game".

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Alexander Grischuk Stretches his Lead at the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
Alexander Grischuk Stretches his Lead at the International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian
5 November 2014

The second round took place on November 5 in the Novotel Moscow City Hotel. 

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The International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian started
The International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian started
4 November 2014

On November 4 the 1st round games of The International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian were played in the Novotel Moscow City Hotel. Lots of chess lovers and journalists watched those games. Spectators faced a pleasant choice: either to make themselves comfortable in playing hall chairs in close vicinity to participants or to get over to the conference hall and listen to live comments by Sergey Shipov and Ilia Smirin. Significantly, the admission for spectators is free and includes a booklet and a program of The International TASHIR Chess Tournament in Memory of Tigran Petrosian containing its schedule and tournament table. 

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