ARTICLES AND NEWS ITEMS

 

 

ARTICLES

 

 

2017 JAMAICA SENIORS AND VETERANS CHAMPIONSHIPS (WILLIAM ROPER MEMORIAL) HEADING FOR EXCITING FINISH!!(August 18,2017)

•JAMAICANS SHINE AT AMERICAN YOUTH CHESS FOUNDATION GRAND CHAMPIONSHIP (August 7,2017)

JAMAICA’S FM ELLIOTT BATTLE GRANDMASTERS IN DAYTON MASTERS TOURNAMENT (July 27,2017)

•CM Miller Third at CAC Under 20 Girls Chess Championship (July 24,2017)

•WCM Clarke Off to Annual SPF Girls' Invitational Chess Tournament (July 22,2017)

•NEW GOVERNING CHESS COUNCIL ELECTED IN JAMAICA (June 23rd, 2017)

•2017 Pan Am Youth Official Invitation - June 30 to July 7 (May 29th, 2017)

•2017 CAC Official Invitation - August 9 to August 15 (May 29th, 2017)

•2017 Jamaica Chess Federation 49th AGM and Enos Grant Blitz June 17th, 2017 at Liberty

•NM Kevin Merritt edges NM Shreyas Smith to take 2017 Robert Wheeler Open on tiebreak

•Akeem Brown , Adani 2017 take 2017 National Junior chess male and female titles

2017 National Interschool Grade Chess Championship (March 30 , 2017)

Jamaica sweep 2017 Carifta Chess Championships (April 18th, 2017)

PLAY-OFFS FOR THE 2017 JAMAICA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP! (March 12 , 2017)

Chess youth vie for National Age Group titles (March 10 , 2017)

2017 Carifta Chess Championships set for Knutsford hotel April 13th-18th 2017 (Feb. 24th, , 2017)

NM Shreyas is 2017 national absolute champion (January , 2017)

WIM RICHARDS-PORTER LEADS NATIONAL CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS!! (January 19, 2017)

Curriah and Gray take early lead in 2017 National Chess Champs (January 12, 2017)

John Powell Chess Open 2017 set for Liberty (January 5, 2017)

Tribute to Dr. Hope Anderson, Jamaica's female chess legend (January 1, 2017)

2016 FREDERICK CAMERON OPEN SET FOR LIBERTY! (October 28, 2016)

2016 wim Deborah Richards Porter Womens Chess Festival set for Campion College (October 28, 2016)

Rapid and Blitz events nov 5-6 cancelled (October 28, 2016)

Brian George Passes (October 26, 2016)

FM DAVY TAKES 2016 HAROLD CHAN OPEN! (October 25, 2016)

JAMAICA TAMES “THE MALTESE FALCON”! (Sep 9, 2016) -2016 Olympiad round 7 report

“BRAVE HEART” BY JAMAICA! (Sep 8, 2016) -2016 Olympiad round 6 report

A THING OF BEAUTY - JAMAICAN WOMEN OUTCLASS ZAMBIA (Sep 6, 2016)

JAMAICA DEFEAT NIGERIA IN WORLD CHESS OLYMPIAD!!! (Sep 6, 2016)

• SUPREME VENTURES WILLIAM ROPER MEMORIAL (JAMAICA VETERANS CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS (Wilkinson retains National Title!!! (Aug 1, 2016)

• SUPREME VENTURES WILLIAM ROPER MEMORIAL (JAMAICA VETERANS CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS (Playoffs begin!!! (July 29, 2016)

• SUPREME VENTURES WILLIAM ROPER MEMORIAL (JAMAICA VETERANS CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS (Wheeler Triumphs!!! (July 26, 2016)

• SUPREME VENTURES WILLIAM ROPER MEMORIAL (JAMAICA VETERANS CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS (Defending Champions tied at the Top!! (July , 2016)

• JAMAICA CHESS FEDERATION ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND 2ND ENOS GRANT BLITZ TOURNAMENT SET FOR JUNE 25TH, 2016 AT SHIRLEY RETREAT (June 22nd, 2016)

NM SHREYAS SMITH WINS 2016 ROBERT WHEELER CHESS OPEN WITH PERFECT SIX! (May 26, 2016)

JAMAICANS SHINE AT 2016 SUB ZONALS! (May 6, 2016)

MERRITT TAKES DIGICEL PRESIDENT’S CHESS INVITATIONAL (April 30, 2016)

National Grade Chess Championships, Set for GC Foster College April 23-24th, 2016 (April 20th 2016)

National Junior Chess Champs set for march 12 at Medallion Hall (March 12, 2016)

2016 NATIONAL FEMALE JUNIOR CHESS CHAMPS TO START MARCH 12TH-20TH 2016 (February 24, 2016)

FM Damion Davy wins 2016 John Powell Open (February 23, 2016)

2016 John Powell Open Set for February 18th, 2016 (February 14, 2016)

• 2016 Absolute National Chess Championships off to a flying start - (Jan 13, 2016)

• 25th World Senior Chess Championship in Acqui Terme, Italy(A jamaican Perspective by Ian Wilkinson (Dec 20, 2015)

• 25th World Senior Chess Championship in Acqui Terme, Italy(A jamaican Perspective by Ian Wilkinson (Dec 20, 2015)

MIRACULOUS ROUND 8 WIN FOR JAMAICA AT THE WORLD SENIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS IN ITALY!

BITTER-SWEET ROUNDS FOR JAMAICA AT THE WORLD SENIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS IN ITALY!

JAMAICA “LUCKY” IN ROUND FOUR ACTION AT WORLD SENIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS IN ITALY!

JAMAICA NOTCHES FIRST WIN AT WORLD SENIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS IN ITALY!

JAMAICA DEBUTS AT 2015 WORLD SENIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS

JAMAICANS BATTLE AT 2015 WORLD YOUTH CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS IN GREECE

WIM DEBORAH RICHARDS-PORTER WINS 2015 JAMAICA CHESS OPEN