With apologies to Daft Punk, the next Chess.com Death Match will be better, faster and stronger than ever before.
The top two Americans (and top-10 world players) GM Hikaru Nakamura and GM Wesley So will face off on January 3, 2015 at 9am P... | Read More
The 2014 World Championship match, won by Magnus Carlsen, has set records in online viewership. Chess.com asked main organizer Ilya Merenzon: what's next?
According to the official website the 2014 Championship Match is Sochi has set r... | Read More
Despite the growth of the field to 70 players and 17 grandmasters, GM Georg Meier obliterated the competition at this month's Titled Player Tuesday. The German star won his first eight games en route to 8.5/9, which was 1.5 more than anyone e... | Read More
Viswanathan Anand will be playing with the white pieces against Magnus Carlsen in game 1 of the World Championship match in Sochi, Russia.
This was the result of the drawing of lots, performed during the opening ceremony held on Friday at the&nb... | Read More
This Saturday the World Championship Match starts in Sochi. Most chess fans think that Magnus Carlsen will keep his title, but what about the experts?
In our first preview we listed the match schedule and basics, and then we gave... | Read More