Riga Grand Prix: Round 1 Goes To Armageddon

Riga Grand Prix: Round 1 Goes To Armageddon

PeterDoggers
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13 hrs ago

Two matches in the Riga Grand Prix's first round went all the way to the Armageddon game to force a decision. Only Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov reached the second round without needing a tiebreak. With tiebreaks at both the W...

GM Igors Rausis Under Cheating Investigation

GM Igors Rausis Under Cheating Investigation

PeterDoggers
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3 days ago

GM Igors Rausis is under investigation for cheating after he was caught with his phone during a game at the Strasbourg Open. The 58-year-old Latvian-Czech grandmaster had raised suspicions after he increased his rating in recent years to...

Chess.com Month in Review: June 2019

Chess.com Month in Review: June 2019

CHESScom
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6 days ago

July is upon us, chess fans—and you know what that means: Once again, it's time to catch up with what's been going on with Chess.com product development and community support over the last month. June kept us busy! Here's how... Live Che...