Hello to all chess friends here on chess.com.
I’m an Italian player, around 2050 FIDE ELO, 51 years old, living with my family in Padova and enjoying chess in my limited spare time.
I’m looking for one or two chess partners/pals (male or fem... | Read More
Earlier this year, Nigel Short, one of the United Kingdom's greatest chess players today, created quite a bit of controversy when he stated that men are "hardwired" to be better chess players than their female counterparts.
Speaking in an interv... | Read More
Movie: China Gate Song: Chhamma Chhamma --CHORUS-- (Dekha dekhi dil mera jud gaya re
In looking at each other my heart got bound
Leke pardesi dil ud gaya re) - 2
Taking my heart, the foreigner went away
--FEMALE-- Chhamma chhamma, ... | Read More
For non-US players, the Denker, National Girls Invitational, and Barber are tournaments to which the top K-12, K-8, and top female players, respectively, from each state are invited. Usually, they win their spot at their respective state scholasti... | Read More
I've had plenty of people ask me, "Who is/was the best chess player ever?"
If I had to pick one person... Oh, but that is difficult! Considering modern chess and eliminating the non-chessboard-related actions of the person, my answer would probab... | Read More