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Nov 22, 2017

ACP Board is pleased to announce the wild cards for the 2018 Tata Steel CHess Tournament in Wijk aan Zee.

GM Maxim Matlakov - Masters wildcard.
GM Dmitry Gordievsky - Challengers…

Nov 13, 2017

ACP Board condemns the decision of FIDE to stage the World Rapid and Blitz Championships in Saudi Arabia. This kind of event can not and should not take place in a country that does not guarantee…

Oct 26, 2017

The European – ACP Women’s Rapid and Blitz Championship 2017 was a great success as a result of yet another instance of fruitful cooperation of the ACP and the ECU. It had a record number of 91…

Oct 22, 2017

The European – ACP Women’s Rapid and Blitz Championship 2017 takes place in Monaco from October 20-24 in the Novotel Hotel.

The Rapid event takes place October 21-22 and it is a very…

Oct 20, 2017

ACP would like to announce its cooperation with one of the latest additions (the tournament was first organised in 2014) to the open European circuite, the Sunway Sitges International Chess…

Sep 10, 2017

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Совет АШП решительно осуждает и протестует против действий г-на Зураба Азмайпарашвили в качестве Организатора Кубка мира.

Запугивание и угрозы в адрес игрока…

Sep 10, 2017

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The ACP Board strongly condemns and protests the actions of Mr. Zurab Azmaiparashvili in his capacity as World Cup Organiser. 

Sep 10, 2017

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EL Consejo de la Asociación de Profesionales del Ajedrez (ACP) condena y protesta enérgicamente las acciones del Sr. Zurab Azmaiparashvili en su calidad de…

Sep 05, 2017

Dear friends,

Here’s a review of our recent activities:

Cooperation with possibly the strongest open in Europe this summer, the Najdorf Memorial - ACP Open in Warsaw, that was won…

Jul 12, 2017

We are happy to inform that based on the standings of the ACP Tour 2016, Vassily Ivanchuk received the wild card for the upcoming World Cup in Tbilisi. We wish him good luck!

The ACP Board…

Jun 14, 2017

The ACP wishes to congratulate Premium Members Maxim Matlakov and Baadur Jobava on their excellent showing at the recently finished European Individual Chess Championship in Minsk, Belarus.

May 15, 2017

Dear Members,

A few days ago ACP issued a statement on the notorious Sandu Case which can be read here. There is also a Russian version and, a novelty for us, a Spanish version.…

May 11, 2017

АШП выражает свою обеспокоенность в связи с решением Комиссии по этике ФИДЕ по так называемому «делу Санду».

Решение Комиссии по этике было принято почти через два года после…

May 11, 2017

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Spanish text here.

ACP is expressing its concern in regards to the decision of FIDE's Ethics Commission on the so-called "Sandu Case".

The decision of the…

May 11, 2017

ACP manifiesta su preocupación por la decisión de la Comisión de Ética de la FIDE sobre el llamado "Caso Sandu".

La decisión de la Comisión de Ética se produce casi dos años después de que…