"Sorry I'm late!" (photo Ootes)

Wars of Attrition

There was plenty of intrigue on and off the boards in the fourth round of the 2019 U.S. Championships. Plenty. The games were long. The…

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Krush watches Yu-Eswaran (photo Kellar)

Youth on the March

While chess can be played and enjoyed at any age, it’s clear that there’s a youth movement in American chess under way. Hikaru Nakamura said…

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Timur Gareyev (photo Ootes)

A Tale of Two Sections

Round 1 of the U.S. Championship and Women’s Championship kicked off with both a bang and a whimper. The women were out for blood, and…

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