Protaganist Vanquishes Villain In Tournament Arc

Protaganist Vanquishes Villain In Tournament Arc

NM SamCopeland
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1 hr ago

Eight of the world's most popular anitubers (anime youtubers) took their drama off the page and screen and to the chessboard in the first-ever Tournament Arc. The event was won by Gigguk. Tournament Arc delivered in every way possible—with...

Chess.com Month in Review: July 2020

Chess.com Month in Review: July 2020

CHESScom
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5 days ago

Hey, chess fans! August is upon us, and it's time to take stock of the month that was! Here's a look at July 2020 and what our product-development, support and fairplay teams were working on!... Web We added a new Fast option for mo...

FIDE Online Olympiad: Base Division's Results

FIDE Online Olympiad: Base Division's Results

PeterDoggers
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12 days ago

On Saturday, Sunday, and Monday the games of the FIDE Online Olympiad's Base Division were played. Myanmar, Brunei Darussalam, Pakistan, Oman, Lebanon, Qatar, Bahrain, Liberia, Cyprus, Aruba, Haiti, and Mauritania have qualified for Division 4. ...

Anand Gets 1st Win At Legends Of Chess

Anand Gets 1st Win At Legends Of Chess

PeterDoggers
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13 days ago

GM Viswanathan Anand finally won his first match in the chess24 Legends of Chess tournament. In a repeat of the 2012 world championship match, the Indian grandmaster defeated GM Boris Gelfand. GM Magnus Carlsen and GM Ian Nepom...

Wojtaszek Leads Biel After Blitz

Wojtaszek Leads Biel After Blitz

PeterDoggers
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14 days ago

GM Radoslaw Wojtaszek leads the Biel Chess Festival Chess Triathlon with three standard rounds to go. The first top-level over-the-board chess event that hasn't been canceled due to the coronavirus is a combination of standard, rapi...

Carlsen Sole Leader At Legends Of Chess

Carlsen Sole Leader At Legends Of Chess

PeterDoggers
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16 days ago

GM Magnus Carlsen is the only player with a perfect streak at the chess24 Legends of Chess tournament after four rounds. GM Ian Nepomniachtchi is in second place, having won one match in the armageddon. Meanwhile, GM Ding Liren ...

Anime Youtubers Turn To Chess For Tournament Arc

Anime Youtubers Turn To Chess For Tournament Arc

PeterDoggers
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17 days ago

Eight anime Youtubers will compete for a $5,000 prize fund in Tournament Arc, a single-elimination bracket tournament that will run August 6-9 on Chess.com with live commentary. After Pogchamps (and in anticipation of the next Pogchamps!) Chess....

Legendary Games At Legends Of Chess

Legendary Games At Legends Of Chess

PeterDoggers
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17 days ago

GMs Magnus Carlsen and Peter Svidler maintained their winning streaks and continue to lead the chess24 Legends of Chess tournament after three rounds. GM Ding Liren and Viswanathan Anand have started with three losses while GM Vasyl Ivan...