Duda Upsets Grischuk In Epic Speed Chess Match

Duda Upsets Grischuk In Epic Speed Chess Match

PeterDoggers
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1 day ago

Eliminating another Russian top grandmaster, Jan-Krzystof Duda became the first player to advance to the semifinals of the Chess.com Speed Chess Championship. The Polish player defeated Alexander Grischuk in a truly epic match on Tuesday. ...

13 Chess Stories You May Have Missed

13 Chess Stories You May Have Missed

FM MikeKlein
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2 days ago

The last six weeks were full of top-level events like the Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz, the Sinquefield Cup, the World Junior Championship, and many Speed Chess Championship matches. The "In Other News" tidbits have been piling up, but today, t...

Arena Kings Streamers Championship Returns For Season 2

Arena Kings Streamers Championship Returns For Season 2

pete
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8 days ago

Chess.com and Twitch will partner again for season two of the revamped Arena Kings chess tournament series starting next week, Monday, Sept. 17. The series adds an event to give streamers and fans a third date each week, and will culminate with...

Speed Chess Shock: Duda Upsets Karjakin

Speed Chess Shock: Duda Upsets Karjakin

FM MikeKlein
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14 days ago

Jan-Krzysztof Duda played Russian roulette against Sergey Karjakin in the "bullet" portion of the Speed Chess Championship and lived to tell the tale. Duda not only survived the bullet segment, but won +4 =1 -2 to complete the upset.  After...

Russian Chess Championship Superfinal In 6-Way Tie

Russian Chess Championship Superfinal In 6-Way Tie

Marignon
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19 days ago

After six rounds, the Russian Superfinal open championship is a six-way tie. In the women's championship, two leaders on a plus-two score are followed by five more on plus-one. The outcome of both competitions remains unpredictable. The t...

Live Now: The New Computer Chess Championship

Live Now: The New Computer Chess Championship

pete
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20 days ago

The Chess.com Computer Chess Championship (CCCC) is back with a new, always-on format and more chess engines as Chess.com makes a major investment in the future of computer chess.  Update: CCCC 1: Rapid Rumble is now live! Watch and cha...

Harika Dronavalli's Wonderful Wedding

Harika Dronavalli's Wonderful Wedding

PeterDoggers
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21 days ago

GM Harika Dronavalli's wedding with Karteek Chandra on August 19 was special, and two Chess.com reporters were among the lucky ones attending. GM Humpy Koneru hasn't played much classical chess since her wedding in 2014, and even dropp...