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When I think back to my early years in chess, the most vibrant memories are from the World Youth Championships; of course, the competition itself,… Read More »
Find an assortment of National Chess Day dispatches from around the US and beyond below, and also check out coverage of major events held over...Read… Read More »
Batumi Boulevard, Photo GM Irina Krush The World Cadets in Batumi, Georgia begin on October 19, and the US has a powerful delegation including many… Read More »
Photo Ian Battaglia Grandmasters Boris Avrukh (IL) and Fidel Corrales-Jiminez tied for top honors at the 2016 Midwest Class tournament held October 7… Read More »
Photo David Llada Dariusz Swiercz of Poland, now attending Saint Louis University, captured the 2016 Millionaire Chess Open Championship title, thus… Read More »
Photo Anne Buskirk Chess Life Editor and US Chess Director of Publications Dan Lucas was featured today in the “Ask Amy” column, which is syndicated… Read More »
Arlington, Va. — Of all the sounds that could distract a chess player during a tournament, few things can do the job as effectively as the "boing...… Read More »
Reigning US Women's Chess Champion Nazi Paikidze took a principled stance against participating in the upcoming Women's World Championship in Iran...… Read More »
The top 3 Americans, Fabiano Caruana, Wesley So, and Hikaru Nakamura, all competed in this year's Isle of Man International Open. Can you solve...… Read More »
Girls Under 14 representative Ritika Pandey gives us an inside look into her experience at the World Youth tournament, held in Khanty-Mansiysk from… Read More »