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Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
16-01-2023
Unofficial games during IX @Chessable @SunwayChessOpen 😉 #PlayChess #EnjoyLive https://t.co/15HsocrFdH
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
10-01-2023
Remembering @Chessable Sunway Sitges International Chess Festival 2022. Happy New Year! https://t.co/vt3h9qWANC
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
28-12-2022
Parece que @chess24es ha conseguido la primicia antes que nadie. Esperemos que @pepeich_cuenca empiece a entrenar duro porque Aman se convirtió en GM en #Sitges y seguro que quiere repetir éxito aquí en otra disciplina... #VamosPepe!!! #SunwaySitgesX #chessboxing https://t.co/OfKhOB4iDg
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
23-12-2022
Congratulations GM Kirill Alekseenko (@FIDE_chess flag), GM @HansMokeNiemann 🇺🇸 and GM Amin Tbatabaei 🇮🇷 for your performance at @chessable #SunwaySitges 2022! https://t.co/rXClrtYMGi
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
22-12-2022
Fighting for 2nd and 3rd! GM @HansMokeNiemann 🇺🇸 and GM Amin Tabatabaei 🇮🇷. https://t.co/zrN8RtSmlI
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
22-12-2022
Playoffs on its way in #Sitges! https://t.co/jShJC7WtEr
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
22-12-2022
We have a winner! Congratulations to GM Kirill Alekseenko (@FIDE_chess flag) for a great tournament! Also to his opponent today, @HansMokeNiemann 🇺🇸, who will have to defend second place in a playoff at 4pm. https://t.co/MsLFDB4toR
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
22-12-2022
Everything ready for the last round that will start in just over half an hour. As usual, we prepared a small Xmas gift 🎁 for players, that they'll find in their chairs... Enjoy the last round on @chess24com. https://t.co/aieBo67oi0
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
22-12-2022
Legends are not only in the posters tonight... 😍 https://t.co/QHdlhdycOJ
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
21-12-2022
Many players from @aicfchess today in the top boards of the 9th round of the @chessable Sunway Sitges 2022. Grat players, nice people! https://t.co/4vHpsTtVdl
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
21-12-2022
9th round on its way in Sitges! We have a critical game on board #1 which may already decide the winner of this edition, even with one round to go. Will GM Yangyi Yu 🇨🇳 avoid it? Follow the broadcast on @chess24com this afternoon! https://t.co/rDPFf1PIYT
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
21-12-2022
7th round was started by @FIDE_chess Chief Marketing & Communications Officer, @davidllada. We appreciate FIDE's support to our event, and we're very glad to have David here in #Sitges again this year, even if it's for a short time! Almaty is waiting... 😅 https://t.co/glWfn7wihV
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
21-12-2022
We had the immense honor of having World Champion (and 1st person to win Chess Triple-Crown) GM @SusanPolgar to open the 6th round of the @chessable #SunwaySitges International Chess Festival. Thank you! First time in Sitges, hopefully not last... 😊 https://t.co/SqmtO9M29W https://t.co/6WIGCfonON
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
21-12-2022
We had the inmense honor of having World Champion (and 1st person to win Triple
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
21-12-2022
Tuvimos el inmenso honor de contar con la participación de la Campeona Mundial - y primera persona en conseguir la Triple Corona de Ajedrez -, la GM @SusanPolgar, para abrir la 6ª ronda del @chessable #SunwaySitges International Chess Festival 2022. ¡Muchas gracias! https://t.co/5bTjbGrls4 https://t.co/AmaDZGnan8
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
20-12-2022
After 7 rounds, two players won all the games they played at @chessable Sunway Sitges Chess Festival, but only one of them has a perfect score of 7 out of 7 so far. After tomorrow's round, the streak will have finished for at least one of them. Can you tell who those players are? https://t.co/ArJ3aqxWDG
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
20-12-2022
Todas las salas del @chessable_es #SunwaySitges Chess Festival ponen a disposición de los jugadores bebidas y un pequeño tentempié. All halls at @chessable #SunwaySitges Chess Festival offer players some drinks and some snacks. "Where everyone feels like a GM!" https://t.co/iVpnS58auU
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
19-12-2022
After-dinner puzzle night with @stuthefox 🦊. Chess and fun never stops at #SunwaySitges! It was very, very nice to have GM Stuart Conquest 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 in our event for some days. Hope he also liked it a bit 😄 https://t.co/Jke6sw21T7
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
19-12-2022
@TarjeiJS Ler's hope it works and we can welcome you next year either in Formentera in April or in Sitges in December! 😊
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
19-12-2022
We launched a new 📱 app for iPhone and Android where everyone who downloads it can see pairings, results, side activities that take place everyday, photos, etc. Look for the @chessable Sunway Sitges Chess Festival app at the AppStore or at the Play Store and give it a try! https://t.co/jytGoQ2Qng
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
19-12-2022
Sunset at @chessable Sunway Sitges 2022 https://t.co/uGdl5NQXfr
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
19-12-2022
Appariements intéressants aujourd'hui dans le septième tour de notre tournoi... Vous pouvez suivre les jokers français en français en direct sur @chess24fr! 🇫🇷 https://t.co/4rs3n5z39z
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
19-12-2022
We have 4 playing halls this year: #SunwaySitges is growing again after 2 difficult editions in 2020 and 2021 (we never stopped it, though)! 👍🏻 We appreciate @FIDE_chess' support, which also helped us to improve @WomenChessFIDE participation. We hope all players are enjoying it! https://t.co/DRVgh1b2xK
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
18-12-2022
GM Raja 🇮🇳 and GM Aravindh 🇮🇳 are in board #1 in the last round of the @Chessable Blitz. Who will take it? https://t.co/4hd8Ta4AXI
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
18-12-2022
We took a small break during @Chessable's Blitz Tournament so that we could invite players to a drink in front of the sea in this sunny day in #Sitges 🌞, and we had also a small surprise for them... https://t.co/7WFVYQIqLH https://t.co/iIOHx4i6Mg
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
18-12-2022
Today's @chessable blitz tournament is on its way in #Sitges! GM @jordenvforeest and @GMGawain are the top seeded players, with other @chessable authors also taking part. Even the hotel's manager is feeling what it means to be playing in a strong chess event! https://t.co/CVW9RqTGs6
Hindi ChessBase India @ChessbaseHindi
17-12-2022
सनवे सिट्जस R5 : मुरली कार्तिकेयन सयुंक्त बढ़त पर @SunwayChessOpen #Round5 #HindiNews ✍️@nikchess @ChessbaseIndia @chessable https://t.co/keshnnqKKZ https://t.co/Z0bBhA4jaY
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
17-12-2022
We have GM Ivan @Cheparinov 🇧🇬 giving his lecture today. It's a new day at @chessable #SunwaySitges, with the 6th round this afternoon before the rest day tomorrow. https://t.co/ugEtln9Tss
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
16-12-2022
Analysis room is warming up... 😄 https://t.co/NQgpFkLE1J
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
16-12-2022
El President de la Federació Catalana d'@escacs_cat, en @PepoVinas, ha donat inici avui a la cinquena ronda del #SunwaySitges International Chess Festival. Com cada dia, es poden seguir les partides a @chess24com. https://t.co/uKeNRPeHt6
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
16-12-2022
5th round on its way in Sitges! It's GM Karen Grigoryan 🇦🇲 versus GM @HansMokeNiemann 🇺🇸 on board 1 today. Remember you can follow the action with the live broadcasts in @chess24com, @chess24es and @chess24fr. https://t.co/9DlUX7Ojpt
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
16-12-2022
Amateur players leading group B have a chance to play next to top boards at @chessable #SunwaySitges. An enjoyable moment, but they remain focused to try to stay in that first table with vey nice sea views for many rounds. https://t.co/EKTgXjpkaJ
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
16-12-2022
We're glad to have 2 top Ukrainian players like GM Ivanchuk & GM Korobov at @chessable #SunwaySitges, knowing what's going on in their country. They played 4th round next to GM Demchenko, who signed a letter asking to stop the war and expressing solidarity with Ukraine 🇺🇦❤️ https://t.co/ZF2seatvNo
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
16-12-2022
What about taking advantage of the daily side activities to learn how to prepare a great cocktail? It's time for fun in #Sitges! https://t.co/quKCbRAJV1
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
16-12-2022
GM Esipenko (2678) and GM Alekseenko (2672), both competing in the tournament under the @FIDE_chess flag, are staying up till late tonight, maybe to take advantage of the mild night and practice another sport... Will they also be facing at #SunwaySitges during the tournamen?t https://t.co/UAxeuctqGq
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
Keep on fighting Alexandra! We're sure you'll leave with several wins, and hopefully with such good memories as we'll have from you... 😊 https://t.co/Eb6D5UlPAE
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
We couldn't agree more with that! 😊🇦🇷 ⚽️ 🇫🇷 We'll have rest day on Sunday so that players and families can watch the final! But we'll host a blitz tournament before 👍🏻 https://t.co/TsmgimyOPL
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
It's time to recover from the round at #SunwaySitges, and having a relaxed dinner with friends and other players helps! The staff at Sunway Playa Golf Hotel & Spa has prepared an oriental dinner night for everyone staying here, enjoy... because there are more activities tonight! https://t.co/iSOcZUOIwX
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
Don't let 🇮🇳 @dahaleatul's happy face (as usual! 😊) be misleading: he's facing a very difficult game against 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 IM Thomas Rendle, but he's always kind to allow a photo! https://t.co/fXCYKWU1VA
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
GM Stuart Conquest inaugurated today's 4th round of the @chessable #SunwaySitges. Thanks for coming to Sitges @stuthefox, it's more than a real pleasure for everyone to have you here! https://t.co/iFTri5S04t https://t.co/PV0LmnYOzn
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
Welcome to today's 4th round of the @chessable #SunwaySitges International Chess Festival. Follow our broadcasts at @chess24com with: 🇬🇧: @GMJanGustafsson & GM Peter Svidler (@polborta) 🇪🇸: María Rodrigo (@merybliya) & @El_Divis 🇫🇷: @andy_rekt_chess https://t.co/8cjt3OUan2
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
India's GM Aravindh 🇮🇳, past champion of our tournament, will be facing China's GM Yangyi Yu 🇨🇳, numer 1 ranked player of the tournament in today's 4th round at #SunwaySitges. Both have 3 points after 3 rounds. Good luck to them! https://t.co/cAoVxCZrla
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
The @Chessable Team is challenging players with a "Chess Quizz" for a chance to win a nice prize. We would recommend checking which @Chessable authors you like the most in case you run into them... 😉 Very kind people doing a great job... Thanks for coming! https://t.co/skn365Cr2L
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
We started today's 4th day of the @Chessable #SunwaySitges 2022 with some activities for players and families. Armenia's GM Karen Grigoryan 🇦🇲, who has 3 points after 3 rounds gave an interesting lecture analyzing one of his games. https://t.co/GtHZv9QdTE
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
15-12-2022
Table tennis tournament going on in #Sitges. An extenuating round of chess doesn't take all the energy away from many of our participants! https://t.co/AqV26MFWMc
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
14-12-2022
El Regidor de @TurismeDeSitges, @LMSitges, va donar inici a la 2a. ronda del torneig ahir a l'Hotel Sunway Playa Golf & Spa, i va veure les sales de joc i TV, sistemes anti-trampa, etc. Enguany s'han registrat 420 jugadors de 58 nacionalitats, el que suposa uns 1000 visitants. https://t.co/eD7pYtbeFs https://t.co/1dt8DhIkD6
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
14-12-2022
Amateur players could enjoy a great lecture by @jordenvforeest yesterday, before the start of the second round of the @chessable #SunwaySitges festival. More activities to come this morning to make it a great chess holiday for amateurs! https://t.co/UWM3dVtA3x
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
14-12-2022
La jugadora WFM Adhara Rodríguez 🇪🇸, Campeona de Canarias, ha ganado la sección B del primer torneo blitz del @chessable Sunway Sitges International Chess Festival. ¡Muchas felicidades! Nos alegramos de volver a verte en Sitges disfrutando de nuestros torneos de nuevo. https://t.co/Qafe80qLEX
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
14-12-2022
GM Anton Korobov 🇺🇦🥇 wins the first blitz tournament of this year's @chessable #SunwaySitges Chess Festival ahead of GM Daniel Dardha 🇧🇪🥈 and IM André Ventura Sousa 🇵🇹🥉. Congratulations, and all the best for the rest of the classic tournament! https://t.co/dd8Nb2PNNt
Sunway Chess Festival @SunwayChessOpen
14-12-2022
Let us introduce him to you: Susan, this is Able; Able, this is Susan. Able, we guess that, with everything you learned with @Chessable, you may have a chance against her... not to lose in 3 minutes! https://t.co/DqBjjXzU3h
GM Alexander Beliavsky joins Sunway Sitges 2018
04-10-2018
Legendary Alexander Beliavsky recently confirmed that he will be playing in Sunway Sitges International Chess Festival 2018, in what will be his first appearance at this event, joining the list of world-class chess legends who once participated in this tournament, like GM Gata Kamsky or fellow countryman GM Oleg Romanischin.

Former 4-times USSR chess champion, Slovenian champion and World Junior champion in 1973, Mr. Beliavsky is also chess arbiter and...

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