I am thrilled to announce the lineups for the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Chess.com Death-Matches! Each match will be a three hour marathon of speed chess, testing the combatants' chess abilities, quick thinking, determination, preparation, and endurance, b... | Read More
You can say what you like about the legendary former world chess champion, Anatoly Karpov, but he doesn't duck a challenge.
After taking a severe beating in a recent match against his old nemesis, the supposedly retired Garry Kasparov, Karpov wil... | Read More
I come to chess.com for chess, not politics. I am a political activist, but I confine my political activities to the streets and to the huge progressive blog dailyKos. So it was somewhat surprising what I found that the blog was going to hold its ... | Read More
The 'London Chess Classic' tournament announced recently now has a confirmed venue (see the press release below).
The line-up is:
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10-year old Hansel Teoh (Hansel here at chess.com), from Monticello Academy (Sunnyvale) won the Polgar World Open Boys Under-11 Championship in Las Vegas this weekend (June 6-7) with a perfect 5-0 score and won the speed chess competition with... | Read More