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Hikaru Nakamura Wins January 25 Titled Tuesday

Hikaru Nakamura Wins January 25 Titled Tuesday

NM LogoCzar
| 20 hrs ago

GM Hikaru Nakamura won Titled Tuesday on January 25 with a score of 10/11 after winning a better rook endgame in the final round against GM Bogdan Daniel Deac. GM Dmitry Andreikin and GM Jose Alcantara finished in second and third, respectively, w...

Tata Steel Chess 2022 R10: Black Is OK

Tata Steel Chess 2022 R10: Black Is OK

PeterDoggers
| 17 hrs ago

GM Magnus Carlsen maintained his half-point lead at the 2022 Tata Steel Chess Tournament with three rounds to go. The world champion drew in just 20 minutes with GM Sergey Karjakin and then saw GM Anish Giri splitting the point with GM Jan-Krzyszt...

Chess.com Gets Major Investment

Chess.com Gets Major Investment

CHESScom
| 12 days ago

Dear Chess.com Community, Today Chess.com is announcing something big, and yet also inconsequential: one of the world’s top “growth equity” firms, General Atlantic, has made a major investment in Chess.com. This transaction hap...

Sarana Wins January 11 Titled Tuesday

Sarana Wins January 11 Titled Tuesday

NathanielGreen
| 14 days ago

GM Alexey Sarana won Titled Tuesday on January 11 with a score of 9.5/11, a week after finishing in second place. He won on tiebreaks over second-place GM Aram Hakobyan and third-place Kacper Piorun. The top 10 was rounded out by seven players on ...

Chess.com Releases New Classroom Feature

Chess.com Releases New Classroom Feature

CHESScom
| 16 days ago

Chess.com is happy to announce the release of Classroom! Classroom gives coaches and students a seamless, simple, all-in-one tool to help take their lessons to the next level. It also provides Chess.com members a streamlined way of connecting an...

2021 Chess.com Awards Winners

2021 Chess.com Awards Winners

PedroPinhata
| 16 days ago

Chess.com is excited to announce the winners of the 2021 Chess.com awards! It was a year of massive growth for chess. In February, PogChamps 3 set the Chess.com record for the biggest live-streamed event ever—at one point even breaking the 1...