Levon Aronian recently won the Grenke Classic, which featured a top-notch field, including Magnus Carlsen, Fabiano Caruana, Maxime-Vachier-Lagrave, and Hou Yifan.
Posts categorized “Super Grandmaster Chess”
After winning the exceptionally strong Gibraltar Open for the third consecutive time in February, Hikaru Nakamura has now also managed to win the Zurich Chess Challenge 3 years in a row.
Wesley So, our new US Champion and current World #2 ranked player, dazzled with his queen sacrifice against Jeffery Xiong, one of the most brilliant…
Just like last year, I list the ten biggest takeaways from the 2017 U.S. Championships. It’s great to see this tournament becoming stronger and more…
From the moment we landed in Saint Louis we were greeted with signs of chess culture in the chess capital. A banner welcoming guests for the…
We have a new US Women’s chess champion: Congrats to Sabina Foisor! Foisor won a beautiful miniature today over Apurva Virkud, capped off with a…
As the US Chess Championship draws to a close, three players lead the Open section: Wesley So, Varuzhan Akobian and Alexander Onischuk. So and Akobian…
In the most dramatic round so far in the US Chess Championships, World #2 Wesley So won a spectacular game over World Junior Champ Jeffery…
In round seven of the US Chess Championships, Yaro Zherebukh stunned with a victory over Fabiano Caruana against the Breyer defense of the Ruy Lopez….
As the U.S. Championships pass the midway point, test your own abilities with the critical moments and key tactics in the event so far.
US Chess Press
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