FIDE Grand Prix Final Leg Begins In Jerusalem

FIDE Grand Prix Final Leg Begins In Jerusalem

PeterDoggers
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17 hrs ago

The final leg of the 2019 Grand Prix series started today in Jerusalem. The tournament that will decide two qualifiers for the 2020 Candidates' Tournament featured all draws on day one. The Jerusalem Grand Prix is a 16-player knockout with Shakh...

Chess.com Month In Review: November 2019

Chess.com Month In Review: November 2019

CHESScom
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1 day ago

Hey, chess fans! The end of the year is upon us, and it's time again to take a look at what kept us busy last month at Chess.com. Here are the highlights of November 2019. Puzzles Puzzle Battle Direct Challenges are released. See the full...

How To Quickly Improve Your Chess Game

How To Quickly Improve Your Chess Game

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1 day ago

Is it possible for a chess beginner to gain enough knowledge and skill to improve 600 rating points in 90 days? For most people, it is not enough to simply play the game of chess and leave it at that. While it is a game, it is also a pursuit of ...

Make Home Your Own With The New Custom Home Page

Make Home Your Own With The New Custom Home Page

CHESScom
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3 days ago

Happy holidays! Today we are thrilled to release a new member Home page. And because there are so many different ways to spend time on the site, the focus is entirely on customization. The best home page is the one you build you...

3-Way Tie At Monaco Women's Grand Prix

3-Way Tie At Monaco Women's Grand Prix

PeterDoggers
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3 days ago

Aleksandra Goryachkina (Russia), Humpy Koneru and Harika Dronavalli (both India) are tied for first place halfway through the Monaco Women's Grand Prix. Koneru won the previous GP in Skolkovo, Russia. The second leg in the four-tournament series...

Ding Liren Wins 2019 Grand Chess Tour

Ding Liren Wins 2019 Grand Chess Tour

PeterDoggers
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3 days ago

Ding Liren won the 2019 Grand Chess Tour in London after beating Maxime Vachier-Lagrave 16-12 in the final. Magnus Carlsen claimed third place with a 17-11 win against Levon Aronian. Ding won the first prize of $150,000 while...

2 More Draws In London Grand Chess Tour Playoff

2 More Draws In London Grand Chess Tour Playoff

PeterDoggers
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8 days ago

On Tuesday, the Grand Chess Tour playoff saw two more draws in the standard games. Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Magnus Carlsen quickly played until bare kings were left on the board. Ding Liren and Levon Aronian repeated moves after a bit les...

Play 24 Hours Of Free Puzzle Battle For Black Friday

Play 24 Hours Of Free Puzzle Battle For Black Friday

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12 days ago

To celebrate the start of the holiday shopping season, Chess.com is giving all members 24 hours of free access to Puzzle Battle, an exciting new game pitting two players against each other to solve as many chess puzzles as possible. The 24 hours...

Daily Chess Games Restored For Iranian Users

Daily Chess Games Restored For Iranian Users

CHESScom
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21 days ago

On November 16, the Iranian government suspended internet access to its country. Iranian users are some of Chess.com's most active and enthusiastic players; this year, Team Iran won division two in the Live Chess World League ahead of motivate...