On Wednesday Hikaru Nakamura did an “AMA” (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit, a social news and entertainment website where registered users submit content in the form of links or text posts. The result was a very honest and interesting ... | Read More
The 2013 Tata Steel Chess tournament is taking place from 12-27 January in Wijk aan Zee in the Netherlands.
This famous annual tournament has three separate single round-robin competitions, the A, B, and C Groups, each featuring 14 players.
The ... | Read More
It's a distasteful story, but too significant to ignore.
Controversial former world chess champion Bobby Fischer died on 17 January 2008, and was buried in Iceland. Now, competing claims to his estate have led the Icelandic authorities to autho... | Read More
Despite being one of the youngest GMs in the world today, 15-year old Anish Giri doesn't seem to have quite captured the imagination of chess fans just yet. That will surely come very soon now.
Giri was born in St.Petersburg on 28 June 1994 to ... | Read More
SAINT LOUIS, April 27, 2010--Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura, the reigning U.S. Champion and the highest-rated American player, announced today he will be moving to Saint Louis following the U.S. Championship, which is scheduled f... | Read More