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FIDE Album 2010-2012 - a successful participation of the bulgarian composers! The upcoming album is for 2013-2015

ppkrassimir.gandevdkostadinovN.Beluhov(07.06.2016) Few days ago ended the deadline for sending entries for selection in the upcoming FIDE Album 2013-2015. In these albums every three years the best chess compositions worldwide are selected and published. In the last album for the 2010-2012 period, the Bulgarian performance was more than excellent:

Olympic Gold medal for IM Diyan Kostadinov!

diyan7(06.03.2016) I am happy to share the news from today - I won an Olympic Gold Medal! This is my second Olympic medal (silver in 2010) and I am proud that 26 years after the top bulgarian composer IGM Petko Petkov won his Gold Medal in Novi Sad I am the second bulgarian with such a title.

Bulgarian successes (Part 3)

trophy(13.10.2013) Here are selected compositions by the Bulgarian composers (GM Petko Petkov, GM Venelin Alaikov, IM Krassimir Gandev, FM Diyan Kostadinov, Nikolay Beluhov, Velko Alexandrov and Ivan Paskalev) which was awarded in last year. They are Moremover, Selfmates, Fairies and Retro. Enjoy!

Great success for Bulgaria at the World Championship!

wfcc(18.07.2013) The results of all sections of the World Championship in composing for individuals 2010-2012 are now a fact. The participation of Bulgarian composers is very successful, as they have earned three medals! This practically ranks Bulgaria (by total number of medals) immediately after Russia and Ukraine - countries with huge chess traditions and it is a great success to the fact that there are currently only a few active Bulgarian chess composers.

Bulgarian successes (Part 2)

trophy(18.06.2012) This is the second part with recently honored chess compositions by bulgarian composers.

Bulgarian successes (Part 1)

trophy(18.03.2012) Here are presented recently honored chess compositions by bulgarian composers.

Petko Petkov - world champion again!

pp(31.07.2011) The results of the World Championship in Composing for Individuals for the period 2007-2009 have come out. The most titled Bulgarian chess composer gm Petko Petkov, has proved again his high standing and won the World title in the part “Fairy problems”! It is the fourth cup of this kind won by grandmaster Petkov and he is the leader in the World ranking on points from the FIDE albums.




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