PRESS RELEASE -- Starting in February 2015, Chess.com will alter the format for Death Matches: Events will be quarterly with an open qualifier facing off against an invited player every time.
After the planned January, 2015 barn burner between... | Read More
Russia hasn't won a gold medal at the regular Olympiads since 2002, but with six straight victories it is getting close at the World Youth U16 in Győr, Hungary.
With four rounds to go, Russia has 12 match points, followed by... | Read More
GM Ian Nepomniachtchi of Russia and GM Hou Yifan of China emerged as the winners of the Basque tournament at the World Mind Games.
Introduced last year in Beijing, the “Basque System” was the last of three chess e... | Read More
The main event of the London Chess Classic finished on Sunday, but there's plenty of reason to return to the UK capital one more time.
On Monday night the traditional prize-giving dinner at Simpson's-in-the-Strand was held, E... | Read More
After winning the rapid, GM Alexander Grischuk also finished clear first at the World Mind Games blitz tournament.
GM Hou Yifan won the women's section.
The World Mind Games takes place December 11-17 in Beijing, China. It is&n... | Read More