Miguel Santos 2018

Miguel Santos Ruiz, born in 1999, is Miguel de Unamuno’s great-great-grandson. He has followed his family traditional love for chess and is one of the most promising Spanish players. Despite his youth he has a […]

Events

Lecture by Amador González

As it was mentioned in the presentation of the Salamanca Chess Festival, current chess rules date back to a key transformation of rules which took place in the 15th century. These new rules were compiled […]

Miguel Santos

Miguel Santos Ruiz, born in 1999, is Miguel de Unamuno’s great-great-grandson. He has followed his family traditional love for chess and is one of the most promising Spanish players. Despite his youth, he has a […]

Impresiones desde la butaca

por José Luis López Rodríguez Las partidas de las dos primeras rondas del Festival de Ajedrez de Salamanca han sido lo suficientemente emocionantes para mantener en vilo al numeroso público que acudió al magnífico patio […]

The Salamanca Chess Festival Starts

Simultaneous games, Masters Tournament, Amateur Tournament, cinema and conferences make up this first Chess Festival that is celebrated on the occasion of the VIII Centenary of the University of Salamanca. The City Council of Salamanca […]

Festival Presentation

Monday October 22, at 12:00, in Salamanca City Hall. Presentation of the Chess Festival that is celebrated within the commemorative acts of the VIII Centenary of the University of Salamanca

Anatoli Karpov

Anatoly Karpov, born in 1951, is an International Grand Master, World Champion (1975-1985) and FIDE World Champion (1993-1999). Karpov is a chess legend. He is not only one of the best chess players in history […]