team england

Didn't find what you are looking for? Click here to search for "team england" on Google.


    • Uncle Sam Needs Your Help

      Uncle Sam is looking for chess players to fortify his ranks. In the 2014 World League Match the Russian Bear crushed Uncle Sam 335.5-154.5 See the link to the Team USA site.  http://www.chess.com/groups/home/team-usa2 As an American, seeing thi... | Read More

      • aksuited
      • | Mar 18, 2015
      • | 405 views
      • | 0 comments
    • Death Match 18 - Going Toe to Stiletto

      UPDATE: GM Judit Polgar wins Death Match 18 over GM Nigel Short - 17.5-10.5. A longer news article will follow Sunday.   We've had Super-GM clashes before. We've had Europeans play many times, and we've had all-female battles too. But Chess.com... | Read More

      • MikeKlein
      • | Sep 23, 2013
      • | 37626 views
      • | 136 comments
    • HUGES MATCHES LEADERBOARD AND LIST OF LARGEST MATCHES UPDATED (2013-08-31)

      Largest team matches:http://www.chess.com/groups/forumview/largest-team-matches-on-chesscom2 Huge Matches Leaderboard:http://www.chess.com/groups/forumview/huge-challanges-leaderboardComment:Since last update (2012-12-08) have a lot of new huge t... | Read More

    • Team National Pride: Top 40

      Team National Pride Top 40 (As of 2/9/2013) RankTeamPoints1.  Team Romania 153,984 2.  Team Russia 124,966 3.  Team Philippines United 78,116 4.  TEAM EUROPE 74,792 5.  Team India 56,183 6.  Team England 37,626 7.  Team Dalmatia 36,595 8. ... | Read More

    • Blundering against the Worrall. Crowborough Rapid Play Rd 2

      Note to self....I could have played this position so much better if I had applied myself during the vote chess game Team England v Team Italy.  As it was I passively watched the vote game unfold and when I needed to be able to remember the finer... | Read More

      • DoubleDum
      • | Nov 7, 2012
      • | 724 views
      • | 1 comment

  • Cambridge-Oxford University Chess Club Match

    • 44 Reads
    • | 44 Reads

    Longest running annual match in chess.  The traditional series began in 1873 with the help of future world champion Wilhelm Steinitz (won by Oxford University 10-3).  The univerisities actually started playin in 1871, but the early matches were ... Read More »

  • Campomanes, Florencio

    • 25 Reads
    • | 25 Reads

    Florencio Basa Campomanes, born Feb 22, 1927, was the first non-European elected FIDE President (1982-1995).  In 1956, he was the first National Master of the Philippines Chess Federation.  He won the Philippine championship in 1956 and 1960.  ... Read More »

  • Adams, Weaver

    • 6 Reads
    • | 6 Reads

    Weaver Warren Adams (1901-1963) was born on April 28, 1901 in Dedham, Massachusetts.  His parents were Frank H. Adams (salesman for Bellantine Breweries and Ceresota Flour) and Ethel Weaver Adams.  His mother’s side has been traced back to t... Read More »

  • Abrahams, Gerald

    • 15 Reads
    • | 15 Reads

    Gerald Abrahams (1907-1980) was British lawyer (barrister), chess master and chess author.   His eight chess books include Teach Yourself Chess (1948), The Chess Mind (1952), Handbook of Chess (1960), Technique in Chess (1961), Test Your Chess... Read More »

  • Abramov, Lev

    • 6 Reads
    • | 6 Reads

    Lev Abramov, born in 1911, was a Russian chess master.  He was awarded the International Arbiter title in 1957.   He was awarded the title of International Master of Correspondence Chess in 1979.  In 1971, he wrote Chess Move by Move.  He is ... Read More »