Despite showing signs of rustiness GM Garry Kasparov leads 3.5-1.5 in his rapid & blitz match with GM Nigel Short, who made a bushed impression after traveling from Thailand and defending his gender column to dozens of media.
Dubbed the &ldq... | Read More
In round six of the Tata Steel masters, GM Magnus Carlsen beat GM Fabiano Caruana, Carlsen's third win in a row. GM Vassily Ivanchuk still leads.
Carlsen now ties for second place, half a point behind Ivanchuk, toge... | Read More
Chess.com hosted the 2014 World Mind Games Online Tournament from September 15 to November 18, and it was the largest tournament in Chess.com history.
Nearly 3,000 total participants gathered here on Chess.com to compete in the ga... | Read More
UPDATE / EDIT: Contest is over! See full list of those who qualified here, and look for FM Mike Klein's preview post in a couple days!
PRESS RELEASE -- Chess.com LLC has partnered with World Champion GM Magnus Carlsen and his compan... | Read More
This Friday, the 41st Chess Olympiad will take off with its opening ceremony, and a day later the first round begins. In what is called “the fourth largest sporting event in the world” by the organizers, 174 countries will meet at the ... | Read More