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Mar 24, 2021

Dear Members,

The General Assembly and Extraordinary General Assembly of the ACP took place from 15 to 22 March 2021.
All the Premium and Standard Members for 2020 and 2021 had…

Mar 15, 2021
Dear Members,

With the aim to improve the way we work, we propose to hold the Extraordinary General Assembly and General Assembly from 15th to 22nd of March. 

The proposed…
Mar 15, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

Year 2020 was a challenging one for chess, to say the least. For the majority of its duration our game lost its over-the-board tournaments and moving online had its own…

Mar 15, 2021

Baskaran Adhiban
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Mar 14, 2021

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Nov 08, 2020

Dear Colleagues,

Chess is often unfavourably compared to tennis. Unlike the tennis world, chess lacks an open, all-inclusive cycle that would encompass the top and the bottom of the…

Oct 31, 2020

Dear Colleagues,

The ACP conducted two surveys that took more than two months and we would like to share our findings.

One survey was prompted by FIDE President’s idea to limit the…

Oct 27, 2020

Dear Colleagues,
The pandemic changed our world in more than one way.
Many people have been struggling during this time. That is why we prepared a questionnaire with…

Sep 09, 2020

In the immediate aftermath of the Online Olympiad, ACP would like to express its opinion on the current state of affairs in the chess world.

First and foremost we would like to thank FIDE…

Aug 19, 2020
GM Alexander Donchenko is the winner of the ACP-ChessBase KO event!He managed to eliminate Daniel Fridman and Nikita Vitiugov, and defeated Gawain Jones in the final. 
Photo: ChessBase India/…
Aug 18, 2020
Interview by Bojana Bejatovic  WGM Elena Tomilova is the winner of the ACP-ChessBase Women’s KO Event. At first, she didn’t want to participate at the tournament but she was persuaded by her husband…
Jul 02, 2020

Dear Members,

We would like to inform you of the two online events that we will organise together with Chessbase.

These events, open only for our Premium members, will take…

Jun 25, 2020
Date and platformThe ACP-Chessbase Women Knock-Out takes place from 24-28 July on the Playchess platform.
 Format and time controlThe format of the competition is a knock-out, best of 16. The…
Jun 25, 2020
Date and platformThe ACP-Chessbase Knock-Out takes place from 23-28 July on the Playchess platform.
 Format and time controlThe format of the competition is a knock-out, best of 32. The time…
Jun 22, 2020
Dear Members,

In view of the overflowing chess content, we would like to give you an overview of some of most significant projects and events:

Recent significant…