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…
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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.
Where can you see Magnus Carlsen at his best one week, scoring a perfect 4-0 against a team of mostly grandmasters, and at his worst another, blundering his queen to a one-move knight fork?
This November, witness your favorite players battle it out against their hand-chosen opponents.
This tournament was truly one of the most eventful that I’ve ever played – it seemed like every round there was some new story!
Grandmaster William Lombardy died in Martinez, California the morning of October 13, 2017, of a heart attack. He won the World Junior Championship in 1957…
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