IM Husain Aziz Nezad wins the Silver Medal in the Arab Chess 2015
IM Husain Aziz Nezad won the 2nd Place and the silver Medal in both Classical & Rapid Chess competions of the Arab Chess Championship held in Agadir Morocco during the period 1 to 11 October 2015.
GM Mohamed Naser Al-Sayed wins Arab Elite Chess Championship 2015
Grandmaster Mohamad Naser Al-Sayed wins the Arab Elite Chess Championship
2015 Kirsan Ilyumzhinov Cup,
organized in Dubai 26 May to 4th June 2015. Click for Final Standings
Yu Yangyi wins Qatar Masters Open 2014After 6 Rounds the Number 1 seeded Player Giri Anis with his outstanding performance was leading with a perfect score 6 wins out of six games. Which made him the most likely to win the tournament, on the 7th Round the number two seed of the Tournament Ex World Champion GM Vladimir Kramnik managed to bring down Giri thus sharing the leading of the Competition with six out of 7 games. In the eight round Kramnik played against GM Salem A.R. Saleh from UAE and managed to win an equal ending. Anis Giri was paired against a young rising star from China GM YU Yangyi seeded 13 in the tournament, who played brilliantly and won the game against Giri with the black pieces, to be paired next round against GM Kramnik who needed a draw to secure the first place for himself, but GM YU Yangyi Surprised everybody after a win with the white pieces to become the deserved Winner of the 1st Edition of Qatar Masters Open 2014.
There was Special Category Prizes for Best 5 Females and Best 5 Arab Players.
GM Khotenashvili Bella from Georgia won the Trophy as the best female player
And GM Salem A.R. Saleh from the UAE the Trophy of the Best Arab Player.
GM Zhu Chen Wins the Zone 3.1 2013
Qatari Grandmaster Zhu Chen wins the Zone 3.1 Chess Championship for Women held in Doha-Qatar in the Crowne Plaza Hotel during the period 4-12 May 2013 with 8.5 points out of 9 rounds played thus gaining the right to compete in the Women's world Chess Championship 2014. Iranian Players Mitra Hejazpour and Shayesteh Ghader Pour came 2nd and 3rd.
Asian Juniors Chess Championship
Qatari Players Fatima Ahmed Al-Khelaifi and Reem Hany Ballan are taking part in the Asian Juniors Chess Championship to be held in Sharjah United Arab Emirates during the period 29 March to 7th April.
15th Dubai Chess Open Tournament
Qatari Grandmaster Mohammed Naser AL-SAYED and International Master Husein Aziz Nezad are heading to Dubai to take part in the 15th Dubai Chess Open which is going to be held during the period 7 - 16 April 2013. Click for the official website
2013 Women Star Chess Tournament
Qatari Grandmaster is going to take part in the 2013 Women Star Chess Tournament being held in China during the period 16 to 25 March 2013.
Qatari GM Zhu Chen is the Asian Women's Blitz Chess Champion 2015
Qatari Grandmaster Zhu Chen Wins Gold Medal and the title of the Asian Women's Blitz Chess Championship held in Al Ain city in the United Arab Emirates during August 2015.
GM Zhu Chen wins the Zone 3.1 Women Chess Championship 2015
Qatari Grandmaster Zhu Chen wins the Zone 3.1 Women Chess Championship 2015 organized in Muscat - Oman 17 - 24/ May 2015 and qualifies for the Women's World Cup 2016. Click for Final Standings
GM Mohammed Al-Modaihki Wins 2nd Arab Elite Chess Championship 2013
Qatari GM Mohammed Al-Modaihki wins the 2nd edition of the Arab Elite Chess Championship 2013 FIDE President Kirsan Ilyimzhinov's Cup which was organized by the Arab Chess Federation in Dubai during the period 16 to 23 June 2013. The Elite Chess Players of the Arab countries competed for the prestigous title of the Championship, between them was UAE GM Salem A R Saleh the winner of the first edition of the championship which was held in the United Arab Emirates 2011 Click for the Final Standings
FIDE World Rapid & Blitz Chess in Russia
Qatari GM Mohammed Naser AL-SAYED will take part in the FIDE World Rapid & Blitz Chess Championship which is being organized in Khanty-mansiysk - Russia during the period 4-11 June 2013
Asian Individual Chess Championship 2013
Qatari Grandmaster Mohammed Naser Al-Sayed and Interenational Master Husain Aziz Nezad will be participating in the Asian Individual Chess Championship Classical and Blitz Chess held in Manilla Philippines during the period 17-26 May 2013.
GM Zhu Chen will be participating in the Asian Women Blitz Chess which is going to take place on the 26th of May.