After 5 rounds, only one person has been able to win any games: Fabiano Caruana.
Posts categorized “Super Grandmaster Chess”
The World Chess Hall of Fame just posted a short documentary, “Path to Gold”, featuring the US Chess Olympic team’s gold medal finish at the…
“I’m really looking forward to the faster time controls. It’s fun. There are no excuses. It adds another dimension, another challenge.”
The Champions Showdown is a unique event, featuring many of the top players in the world (including Carlsen and all of the top 3 American players), an increasingly faster time control, and the controversial choice of no increment or delay.
Palo Alto, Calif., Nov. 8, 2017 — Chess.com and Twitch today announced a multi-year partnership to benefit chess streaming and major chess events. Twitch had long been the broadcast…
The Saint Louis Chess Club honored donors to the Club and the World Chess Hall of Fame, on a special evening for the “Caissa Club”…
Last week one of my favorite yearly events, the Spice Cup Open, concluded in Saint Louis, Missouri. With both Webster University and Saint Louis University now fielding powerful rosters of Grandmasters, the Spice Cup had a total of 22 GMs, many of them representing foreign federations, which makes the Spice Cup a great tournament for norm seekers.
Chinese Grandmaster Ding Liren has already qualified for the 2018 Candidates set for Berlin in March. Next week he faces Magnus Carlsen in rapid and…
SAINT LOUIS (October 26, 2017) — In 2016, for the first time in 40 years, the American national team edged out 180 countries from…
Let’s take a look at the winning teams and the teams with their fates hanging in the balance.
US Chess Press
- Kasparov Chess Foundation Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary »
- Chess.com and Twitch Announce Multi-Year Partnership »
- World Chess Hall of Fame Celebrates Chess Olympic Team with Historic Show »
- 2018 Reykjavik Open Will Honor Bobby Fischer »
- 2018 US Chess Federation All-America Chess Team Announced »