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Claudia Munoz is well known to the US Chess community, through her social media presence and precocious accomplishments, including winning the 2014 US Girls Invitational….
The Master section was extremely strong. There were 21 players, and one third were GMs!
Two more “big names” have been added to the All-Star list of Chess Champions who will be featured at SuperNationals VI. Former World Champion Garry…
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…
Before the first pawn was pushed, the All Girls National Championship was electric, thanks to a lightning strike. The 14th year of the annual event…
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…
The Kasparov Chess Foundation All-Girls Nationals (April 7-9) is currently underway in Chicago in six sections (Under 8 through Under 18). Follow along pairings and…
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.
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