Friday produced one of the most exciting rounds of the event thus far with four decisive games, most notable being Fabiano Caruana's loss to Dmitry Jakovenko after blundering and effectively losing the game in one move. This op... | Read More
Calling it “a once-in-a-lifetime thing,” a modest GM Erwin l'Ami scored his career's best performance at the Reykjavik Open.
With a splendid 8.5/9 the 29-year-old Dutch grandmaster secured tournament victory with a round to go, and s... | Read More
After winning his second game at the Zurich Chess Challenge, GM Hikaru Nakamura became the 10th player in history to break the 2800 mark in the live ratings.
Nakamura defeated GM Sergey Karjakin in a tremendously sharp variation of the... | Read More
On Sunday GM Viswanathan Anand joined GM Hikaru Nakamura in the lead at the Zurich Chess Challenge. The Indian beat GM Levon Aronian.
The games Kramnik-Nakamura and Karjakin-Caruana ended in draws. In the morning, chess ... | Read More
The first Death Match using the new format will take place in March.
GM Sam Shankland has accepted his spot as the invited player, but any Chess.com member can qualify to be his opponent.
Shankland will also try to buck the recent trend o... | Read More