In both the overall and women’s championships, two huge underdogs are leading. Sam Shankland is tied for 1st along with Fabiano Caruana, and Annie Wang is the sole leader of the women’s section by a full point!
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In his best-selling book, Sapiens, Yuval Noah Harari, writes that the greatest resource in US are the brains of Silicon Valley. Perhaps one reason for…
IM Greg Shahade, PRO Chess League commissioner, and chess influencer is back with his controversial US Championship picks. These numbers don’t reflect US Chess’s official…
American Hikaru Nakamura, one of the world’s top chess Grandmasters, has shown his generosity by honoring a pledge he made earlier this year to assist two promising junior players from South Africa to further their chess careers.
This weekend the PRO Chess League is jumping out of our computer screens into real life—The playoffs will culminate with a two-day Finals battle between the four division winners in San Francisco!
Villanova and Michigan’s Monday night tip-off for the NCAA national round ball championship generated plenty of drama for the 12 million or so who watched…
Relive the key moments on Caruana’s journey to become Carlsen’s Challenger.
Fabiano Caruana will represent the United States as challenger to the World Chess Championship, the first time in 46 years that an American will play…
Fabiano Caruana won a crucial game today against Levon Aronian, recapturing the lead in the Candidates tournament in Berlin. After a disappointing round 12, where…
The FIDE Candidates tournament was blasted wide open in round 12 in Berlin. Both leaders, Fabiano Caruana and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov were defeated, leaving five players…
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