GM Simon Williams kicked off #ChessMonday with his brand-new show, Spicy Chess.
Watch one of the game’s most colorful grandmasters analyze fun and exciting positions in this full replay.
You will not believe one of the ways GM Williams turned a win into a draw. | Watch video
GM Sergey Karjakin single-handedly defeated the entire Chinese chess team and “upheld the honor of Mother Russia,” according to GM Alex Yermolinsky.
Taking advantage of the event’s format, Karjakin eliminated his opponents one by one.
Against the super-GM Yu Yangyi, Karjakin found himself down a pawn in a blitz showdown.
Find out how the Russian master used the unbalanced position to win the game. | Watch video
Do you realize how fun the French Defense can be?
GM Simon Williams sure does.
Check out this wild lesson on the rogue a-pawn in this supposedly solid and positional opening. | Watch video
Sergey Karjakin was a one-man wrecking crew at the recent Russia-China international match, destroying the best Chinese grandmasters in his wake.
GM Alex Yermolinksy reviews Karjakin’s masterful rook endgame technique from this event, showing you how to play these extremely difficult positions.
Don’t forget to read FM Mike Klein’s full news report on Karjakin’s win in the related links. | Watch video
GM Alex Yermolinksy and GM Melik Khachiyan recap the Sinquefield thus far, replaying their favorite and more exciting games including MVL vs Topalov and Nakamura vs Aronian. If you missed live coverage make sure to watch these recaps as they are a great way to relive this historical Sinquefield.
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Take a lesson in the “old school” of chess with GM Alex Yermolinsky. In the debut “Chess Monday” line up Yermo of course covers the games of the Sinquefeld Cup! Carlsen, Caruana, Nakamura, Topalov: There’s all there. Enjoy this full replay of GM Yermolinksy’s live show that was originally broadcast on August 24. | Watch video
GM Alex Yermolinksy and GM Simon Williams recap the Sinquefield thus far, replaying their favorite and more exciting games including Nakamura vs Caruana and So vs Aronian. If you missed live coverage make sure to watch these recaps as they are a great way to relive this historical Sinquefield. | Watch video
Welcome to ChessCenter, the new flagship chess news and entertainment show only on Chess.com.
Join hosts Danny Rensch, Peter Doggers, and Shaun McCoy for a fun look at what’s new in the chess world, including the upcoming super-tournament, the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis.
Stick around for the blunder of the week and a special appearance by the ChessBrahs with their prediction of who will win the Sinquefield. | Watch video
Checkout this preview show for one of the biggest tournaments of year with GM Alex Yermolinksy. He discusses past years, the players this year as well as his predictions. Be sure to check out this full replay and compare with actual round coverage to see how Uncle Yermo’s predictions stand up! | Watch video
International Master Danny Rensch is back with his weekly Bullet Brawl show on Chess.com.
Enjoy this full replay of Chess.com's most exciting live show as IM Rensch takes on all challengers. | Watch video