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Chess.com Announces New Tablebase Feature

Chess.com Announces New Tablebase Feature

CHESScom
| 17 hrs ago

Chess.com is happy to announce the release of tablebases inside of our Analysis page, a new tool that will help you get even better in the endgame! Combined with our recently released Endgame page, this new feature is everything you need to domina...

FIDE World Cup R6.1: Carlsen, Shankland Strike

FIDE World Cup R6.1: Carlsen, Shankland Strike

PeterDoggers
| 5 days ago

Using a positional queen sacrifice, an inspired GM Magnus Carlsen started his FIDE World Cup quarterfinal with a win against GM Etienne Bacrot. GM Sam Shankland might eliminate another former World Cup winner as the American GM defeated GM Sergey ...

Nakamura Wins July 27 Titled Tuesday

Nakamura Wins July 27 Titled Tuesday

NathanielGreen
| 5 days ago

For the third time in four weeks, GM Hikaru Nakamura has taken first place in Titled Tuesday. His 9.5 points out of 11 were enough to finish ahead of GM Giga Quparadze on tiebreaks. GM Raunak Sadhwani and GM Aleksey Sarana rounded out the top four...

FIDE World Cup R5.2: Shankland, Vidit Through

FIDE World Cup R5.2: Shankland, Vidit Through

PeterDoggers
| 5 days ago

GM Sam Shankland knocked out GM Peter Svidler from the FIDE World Cup on Monday. The American grandmaster won his white game to qualify for the quarterfinals. GM Vidit Gujrathi is the only other player who reached the next round without needing a ...

Announcing PogChamps 4 Presented By Coinbase

Announcing PogChamps 4 Presented By Coinbase

CHESScom
| 7 days ago

It's back! PogChamps 4 presented by Coinbase begins on August 29, 2021. The latest edition of the breakout series returns for what will surely be the biggest, best, and brightest PogChamps yet! $100,000 is up for grabs in the prize fund and C...

Gigguk Crowned Tournament Arc 2 Champion

Gigguk Crowned Tournament Arc 2 Champion

PedroPinhata
| 7 days ago

Tournament Arc 2 reached its epic conclusion, with Gigguk successfully defending the title after defeating Esam. The two-time champion proved to be the best among a field of superstars from the Anime community and Fighting Games players. Li...

Le Wins July 20 Titled Tuesday

Le Wins July 20 Titled Tuesday

NathanielGreen
| 11 days ago

On International Chess Day, Vietnam's IM Minh Le took first place in Titled Tuesday with a score of 10/11. GM Hikaru Nakamura grabbed second with 9.5/11. The top four was rounded out by GM Giga Quparadze and GM Oleksandr Bortnyk. 472 titled play...