2017-01-26

live games at the Moscow open

The Moscow open is held in Moscow, Russia from January 26th to February 6th. The cup comprises eight separate tournaments and several additional events. The main tournament is the RSSU Cup, a stage of the cup of Russia and includes GM Sanan Sjugirov, GM Gata Kamsky, GM Vladislav Artemiev, GM Dmitri Kokarev, GM Boris Grachev, GM Alexey Goganov, GM Denis Khismatullin, GM Egveny Alekseev, GM Sergey Volkov, GM Maksim Vavulin and GM Ivan Rozum.

pgn4web is used for live games broadcast with a customized live results view.

2017-01-24

Gibraltar chess festival games archives

The Gibraltar chess festival takes place from January 24th to February 2nd. More than 250 players compete in the very strong masters tournament, including GM Fabiano Caruana, GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, GM Hikaru Nakamura, GM Vassily Ivanchuk, GM Michael Adams, GM Peter Svidler, GM Veselin Topalov, GM Yu Yangyi, GM Nikita Vitiugov, GM Boris Gelfand, GM Arkadij Naiditsch and GM Maxim Matlakov.

pgn4web is used for games archives.

2017-01-14

Tata steel chess games archives

The 79th Tata steel chess tournament takes place in Wijk aan Zee, Netherlands from January 14th to 29th. The tournament has two main events, each with 14 players: the Tata steel masters and the Tata steel challengers. The Tata steel masters includes GM Magnus Carlsen, GM Wesley So, GM Sergey Karjakin, GM Lev Aronian, GM Anish Giri, GM Ian Nepomniachtchi, GM Pentala Harikrishna, GM Pavel Eljanov, GM Radoslaw Wojtaszek, GM Dmitri Andreikin, GM Wei Yi, GM Richard Rapport, GM Loek van Wely and GM Baskaran Adhiban. The Tata steel challengers includes GM Markus Ragger, GM Ilia Smirin, GM Jeffrey Xiong, GM Gawain Jones, GM Nils Grandelius, GM Shanglei Lu, GM Jorden van Forest, GM Benjamin Bok, GM Erwin l'Ami and GM Eric Hansen.

pgn4web is used for a custom applet providing games archives and downloads.

2016-12-07

games archives for the London chess classic

The 8th London chess classic runs from the 7th to the 19th December 2016. The main tournament is the final event of the grand chess tour 2016, featuring GM Fabiano Caruana, GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, GM Vladimir Kramnik, GM Levon Aronian, GM Hikaru Nakamura, GM Wesley So, GM Viswanathan Anand, GM Anish Giri, GM Veselin Topalov and GM Michael Adams. Next to the main tournament, a chess festival, a chess conference and free school chess events are taking place.

pgn4web is used for games archives for the main event and for the festival events including the FIDE open, the super rapidplay and the weekend opens.

2016-10-18

Moscow team championship live games

The 2016 Moscow team championship runs from October 18th till November 6th; participants include GM Boris Grachev and GM Boris Savchenko. pgn4web is used for live games broadcast.

2016-10-14

live games and archives at the Swedish team championship

The 2016/17 Swedish team championship started on October 14th, organized by the Swedish chess federation, with ten team competing for the national title. Top players include GM Jon Ludvig Hammer, GM Baadur Jobava, GM Georg Meier and GM Niels Grandelius.

pgn4web is used for games broadcast with a live fullscreen view, a live view for mobile devices and a live multi-board view.

pgn4web is also used for archived games display.

2016-08-13

French championship live games

The French championship takes place in Agen from August 13th to 21st. Over 800 participants compete in eight different tournaments. The national titles are awarded in two 10 player round-robin tournaments. Besides reigning champion GM Christian Bauer the competition includes GM Laurent Fressinet, GM Edouard Romain, GM Tigran Gharamian, GM Sebastien Maze and GM Sebastien Feller.

pgn4web is used for live games broadcast and games archive: the main live view integrates the video streaming commentaries and the pgn4web engine analysis module; a mobile live view is optimized for the small screens of mobile phones and tablets; an accessible live view is designed for visually impaired users.

The games display uses the portal for chess events setup by the French chess federation and shows the latest improvements and additions to the platform. The customizations for visually impaired users are publicly available from their developers at the dedicated source repository.