Category Archives: Résultats

Vitaly Kunin wins German chess championship 2023

Congratulations to Gambit’s GM Vitaly Kunin for winning the Individual German Chess Championship held in Ostfildern (Stuttgart) from 14 to 20 August 2023! Vitaly ended clear first by emerging victorious from a long and fiercely fought battle in the last … Continue reading

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Konstantinos Basinas blitz individual champion 2023

Gambit Bonnevoie confirmed that blitz is their 2023 flavour. Just before joining Echternach for continuing his chess evolution, Konstantinos Basinas won the national individual blitz championship 2023 which was held in Diekirch on 8 July 2023. Oleksii Aliferenko from Differdange … Continue reading

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Echternacher open 2023 During the last weekend Gambit Bonnevoie members participated to the Echternacher Open Memorial Remy Rippinger, the biggest tournament in Luxembourg which saw the participation of 350+ players. FM Steve Dishman on place 25  was our best representative. … Continue reading

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Coronavirus spread incoronates Gambit national team champions

The Luxembourg chess federation (FLDE) has decided to truncate the season due to the coronavirus outbreak. Bonnevoie I have been declared Champions based on their 6.5/7 score in the completed first phase of the national championship.   While there is … Continue reading

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Gambit – Luxembourg Rapid Chess Champions

The Gambit team was victorious in the Luxembourg Rapid Team Chess Championship, organised by TSM Schëffleng, which took place on 1 December. In this 13-team event, the Gambit team – comprising, in each round, four of the five-player squad of … Continue reading

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Battles on the chessboard in the town of Cervantes’s captivity

The European Chess Club Cup 2019, Ulcinj, Montenegro, 9-16 November, has been dominated by Obiettivo Rinascimento Padova from Italy (GMs Rapport, Adams, Lekó, Vallejo Pons, Šarić, Vocaturo, Brunello, rating average: 2686), ahead of Nový Bor from the Czech Republic and Mednyi … Continue reading

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Stefan Maltezeanu at the World Junior Chess Championship 2019

Gambit’s Stefan Maltezeanu represented Luxembourg at the World Junior Chess Championship  in Delhi, India, from 14 to 26 October 2019.   Stefan acquired valuable experience, scoring 4.5 points amidst strong international competition after allowing more than one lucky escape to his … Continue reading

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Umberto Cerasi wins the Coupe de la commune de Bettembourg

Gambit’s Umberto Cerasi clinches the title in Bettembourg scoring 6/7 ahead of Stanislas Loiret (Metz) and Steve Dishman (Gambit Bonnevoie).

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GM Vitaly Kunin shining at the Eurasia Open Cup

Despite sharply reducing his tournament activity, Gambit’s GM Vitaly Kunin proved his strength once again at the high-level Eurasia Open Cup held in Ekaterinenburg (Russia) from 31 July to 9 August 2019. Vitaly scored 7.5 points out of 9 to … Continue reading

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Tim Upton Memorial Tournament 

On Saturday 22 June an invitational rapid tournament to honor the memory of Gambit Bonnevoie I captain Tim Upton has taken place in Foyer Européen, Luxembourg. The tournament has been organized by our club and the Chess club of the … Continue reading

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CHAMPIONNAT INDIVIDUEL des JEUNES

Les weekends du 19/20 et 26/27 janvier 2019 le club d’échecs d’Echternach a organisé le championnat individuel des jeunes. Un grand merci de la part du Gambit Bonnevoie. Nos félicitations à tous les vainqueurs! U20 : Stefan Maltezeanu U18 : … Continue reading

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Gambits at lightning speed

Our players have won their second national Blitz Chess title in a row, emerging clear first ahead of Differdange and Bieles after 18 rounds of 3’ per player games with 2’’ increment. The tournament organised by CE Philidor Beggen offered … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Chess League 2017/18: An end-of-season balance

The Luxembourg Chess League 2017/18 is over, with a final round on 25 March in Differdange which brought together all the participating teams for a colourful gran finale (RTL). The balance for Gambit teams is mixed.  Despite a fierce fight, … Continue reading

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Gambit Bonnevoie at the European Club Cup 2017

Gambit Bonnevoie has ended its adventure at the European Club Cup in Antalya (Turkey) from 8 to 15 October 2017 on place 26. Our club was represented by GM Marko Tratar, Óskar Bjarnason, FM Jan Bednarich, FM Tim Upton (captain), … Continue reading

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Gambit Bonnevoie Viktor Erdős facing legend Peter Svidler

Gambit Bonnevoie top player Victor Erdős has started successfully his adventure in the FIDE Ches World Cup in Tbilisi, Georgia, by beating world’s number 48 Amin Bassem from Egypt in an exciting tie-break. Now he is playing living legend Peter … Continue reading

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Bonnevoie champion national 2017 blitz par équipes

Pour plus d’infos, voir l’article sur le site de la FLDE: Championnat national Blitz par équipes 2016/2017

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Excellent results for Gambit Bonnevoie players in ABC tournament 2017

Following the excellent results of our teams in the Interclubs championship, our individual players did very well as well in this years ABC tournament. Five Gambit Bonnevoie players participated in the B and C tournaments. Sietske Greeuw and Stefan Maltezeanu … Continue reading

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Gambit Bonnevoie champions 2016/2017!

On Sunday 02/04/2017 the first team of Gambit Bonnevoie clinched the title after beating Bieles in a dramatic encounter. It took us some 15 years and now the dream has come true: Gambit Bonnevoie are champions again! 2016/2017 has been … Continue reading

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Results of second round of Interclubs Championship 2015-2016

The second round brought no fun to our first team, who suffered a painful setback against lower rated Differdange. A few missed opportunities and the willingness to push for a win until the very end backfired heavily. Surely the next … Continue reading

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Results of first round of Interclubs Championship 2015-2016

The first round of this years Interclubs Championship saw the clash between our two teams playing in the first league. BON I won by a large margin, which have been somewhat narrower had the players of the second team exploited … Continue reading

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