November 2020

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While American families were enjoying Thanksgiving yesterday, four talented chess players on Team USA were duking it out with Argentina in round six...
Top U.S. stars Hikaru Nakamura and Wesley So meet Friday after mounting come-from-behind wins in the quarterfinals.
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Winners from the U1600 and U2000 qualifiers last weekend earned invitations to the following rounds.
Chess and Thanksgiving Swag
Finding gratitude in 2020 might be more difficult than in past years. As we enter the unofficial kickoff to the holiday season, US Chess has much to...
US Chess Podcasts
US Chess is proud to announce that, after some technical difficulties, all four of our podcasts are back online and available at all your favorite...
Balakrishnan-Burke, 2020 US Junior Ch
Before you strap on the feedbag tomorrow, earn all those calories with some chess puzzles today with this week's Wednesday Workout! We start off...
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The US Chess Nominating Committee (Committee) has completed its work for the 2021 US Chess Executive Board election. The Committee recommends the...
FIDE Online Olympiad for People With Disabilities
The online Olympiad for the disabled has drawn nearly 400 competitors representing 45 different countries.
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The November installment of Chess Underground's second season, Tournament Life, checks in with Isaac Steincamp, director of strategy at As...
NM Laura Smith
The "Queen's Gambit Effect" is causing a boost in interest in chess and US Chess is celebrating with a new class for female members at
Free Thanksgiving Chess Camp
Free Thanksgiving Chess Camp! November 27th, 28th and 29th, 10:00 am until 4:00 pm PT. Sign up at
Transformative gift creates four new events and enhances existing ones US Chess is pleased to announce that John D. Rockefeller V has donated three...