Tournament News

Определились первые участники 1/32 финала Кубка мира

Most of the Second Round participants were determined at the World Cup

23 matches will be decided on tie-break.
Кубок мира ФИДЕ на Матч ТВ

FIDE World Cup on Match TV channel

The Russian Federal Channel Match TV is the information partner of FIDE World Cup which is now taking place in Khanty-Mansiysk.
Климат игрокам не помеха?

Is climate an obstacle for the players?

Do the Russians have any advantages because of not experiencing acclimatization in Khanty-Mansiysk?
На Кубке мира ФИДЕ будет вручен приз за самую красивую партию

Brilliancy Prize will be awarded at the World Cup

В Ханты-Мансийске сыграны первые партии Кубка мира

First games of FIDE World Cup finished in Khanty-Mansiysk

Most of the higher rated players achieved victories.
Прямой эфир шахматных баталий – это упорядоченный хаос

Broadcasting of chess battles is like structured chaos

All the Chess World Cup games in Khanty-Mansiysk are being broadcast on the official website of the Tournament. The world-famous commentators are covering the games and the number of spectators from all over the world is measured in dozens of thousands. All the translations are being broadcast in three languages: Russian, English and Spanish.
Первые партии Кубка мира стартовали в Ханты-Мансийске

First games of FIDE World Cup are on in Khanty-Mansiysk

The first games of the FIDE World Cup have been played today at the Ugra Chess Academy in the capital of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous District.
Кубок мира ФИДЕ открылся в Ханты-Мансийске

FIDE World Cup officially opened in Khanty-Mansiysk

Ding Liren picked a black piece.
Павел Колобков и Аркадий Дворкович в Ханты-Мансийске

Pavel Kolobkov and Arkady Dvorkovich Visit Khanty-Mansiysk

The honoured guests arrived in the capital of Ugra to take part in the opening of the FIDE World Cup.
Павел Колобков: Югра – территория развития шахмат в стране

Pavel Kolobkov: In our country, Ugra is a territory of chess development

Pre-start press conference took place in the Regional information centre "Ugra".
Победителю Кубка мира вручат уникальный трофей

Winner of FIDE World Cup to get a unique trophy

The finalists will be awarded with valuable prizes, among them there will be a special cup for the winner.
Жители и гости Ханты-Мансийска приглашаются на открытие Кубка мира ФИДЕ

Residents and guests of Khanty-Mansiysk are welcome to the Opening ceremony of the FIDE World Cup

Th event will take place on the 9th of September.
Участники Кубка мира прилетели в Ханты-Мансийск

FIDE World Cup participants arrive in Khanty-Mansiysk

Many participants of the FIDE World Cup have already arrived at Khanty-Mansiysk. They have been accommodated in hotels and now they are preparing for the important tournament.
«Газпром нефть» стала генеральным партнером Кубка мира по шахматам

«Gazprom Neft» becomes general partner of the World Chess Cup

«Gazprom Neft» supports the World Cup in frames of the Program of Social Investments “Rodnye Goroda”. The competition will take place in Khanty-Mansiysk from September 9 to October 4.
ТАСС приветствует участников Кубка мира ФИДЕ 2019

TASS welcomes participants of the FIDE World Cup 2019

Khanty-Mansiysk will host the tournament for the fifth time. The competitions in the capital of Ugra was won by Levon Aronian from Armenia in 2005, by Gata Kamsky from the USA in 2007, by Boris Gelfand from Israel in 2009 and by Peter Svidler from Russia in 2011.
Сергей Карякин: Настрой к Кубку мира очень серьезный

Sergey Karjakin: I am highly motivated for the World Cup

One of the most famous Russian chess players is getting ready for the World Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk.
Кубок мира ФИДЕ открывается в Ханты-Мансийске 9 сентября

FIDE World Cup opens on September 9 in Khanty-Mansiysk

The FIDE World Cup 2019 takes place in Khanty-Mansiysk on September 9 – October 4. The competition is a part of the World Championship cycle.
Сергей Шипов: «В своих репортажах называю Ханты-Мансийск мировым центром шахмат»

Sergey Shipov: “I call Khanty-Mansiysk an international chess center in my broadcasts”

A famous chess expert and founder of will comment on the matches for the Russian speaking audience at the World Cup.
Шахматный дворец – в центре Сибири!

A chess palace in the center of Siberia!

You must see it for yourself. This is unique building of the Ugra Chess Academy striking with its shapes and scale and designed in a futuristic and authentic style.
ВНИМАНИЮ ЖУРНАЛИСТОВ! Успейте получить аккредитацию на главное шахматное событие года!

INFORMATION FOR JOURNALISTS! Be in time to get accreditation for the FIDE World Cup

The FIDE World Cup will take place in Khanty-Mansiysk on September 9 – October 4. The strongest players from 47 countries and the FIDE officials will attend the event.