IM Minh Le Wins August Titled Tuesday

IM Minh Le Wins August Titled Tuesday

NM SamCopeland
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5 days ago

The popular Chess.com blitz and bullet player IM Minh Le (@wonderfultime) achieved a convincing victory in the August Titled Tuesday, scoring 9/10 and besting many excellent speed chess players. Minh Le started off hot with a beautiful fini...

Visa Battle In U.K. Over Indian Chess Prodigy

Visa Battle In U.K. Over Indian Chess Prodigy

PeterDoggers
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10 days ago

The family of a chess prodigy from India that lives in the U.K. might have to return to India, due to the expiration of the father's visa. The story has reached mainstream media in the country, and this week the family got support from two me...

GM Suri Surprising Winner In Biel Master Tournament

GM Suri Surprising Winner In Biel Master Tournament

Rakesh
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11 days ago

The Indian GM Vaibhav Suri was the surprising winner of the Biel Master Tournament (MTO) held alongside the Accentus Grandmaster Tournament in Biel, Switzerland. The Biel Master Tournament (MTO) is a part of the Biel Chess Festiva...

Carlsen Finishes 2nd Behind Mamedyarov In Biel

Carlsen Finishes 2nd Behind Mamedyarov In Biel

PeterDoggers
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13 days ago

Magnus Carlsen finished in clear second place at the Biel Chess Festival after profiting from an endgame blunder by Nico Georgiadis today. Shakhriyar Mamedyarov had already secured victory in the penultimate round. When a game ends in ...

Aloyzas Kveinys, 1962-2018

Aloyzas Kveinys, 1962-2018

PeterDoggers
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18 days ago

Aloyzas Kveinys, Lithuania's highest-rated grandmaster, a five-time Lithuanian champion, a former member of the national team and chess trainer, died on Thursday at the age of 56. His death, caused by a heart attack, was confirmed by the Lith...