US Chess News

Chess Life Magazine

In our November cover story, Al Lawrence provides extensive coverage of the U.S. Open, the four invitationals, US Chess’ annual meeting, side events, and more—plus be sure to check out U.S. Open champion GM Timur Gareyev’s spectacular skydiving photos. Also look for FM Mike Klein’s comprehensive report on the Sinquefield Cup and its first-ever three-way tie.

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Chess Life Kids

 GM Awonder Liang won the 2018 U.S. Junior Championship for the second year in a row, while FM Carissa Yip captured the U.S. Junior Girls' title. GM Robert Hess provides insights and games analysis in this issue's feature story. Also be sure to read about Dr. Alexey Root, WIM, the 1989 U.S. Women's Champion, in My First Move.

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