World Fischer Random Championship: Qualified Players

World Fischer Random Championship: Qualified Players

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5 days ago

Below is the full list of non-titled players who've qualified for the first-ever Fischer Random World Chess Championship. There is still time to register and be a part of chess history!  Sixteen Fischer Random Qualifier events will take p...

Animal Farm On The Chess Board

Animal Farm On The Chess Board

PeterDoggers
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6 days ago

Animal Kingdom is a recent piece by the Italian contemporary artist Alessandro Gallo, who combines his usual style, where animals play an important role, with the game of chess. Chess.com spoke to Gallo about his work and his views on chess & ...

Van Foreest Beats Tari In Last Game Of Match

Van Foreest Beats Tari In Last Game Of Match

PeterDoggers
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9 days ago

It came down to the wire. Jorden van Foreest led for most of the match, but his opponent Aryan Tari come back and took over the lead in the bullet before van Foreest eventually won the first Junior Speed Chess Championship match in the last...

FIDE Grand Prix Starts Friday In Moscow

FIDE Grand Prix Starts Friday In Moscow

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10 days ago

It's the beginning of the new world championship cycle, and it's starting tomorrow. The first leg of the 2019 FIDE Grand Prix series will be officially opened on Thursday in Moscow and the first round is on Friday. The 2019 FIDE Grand Prix serie...

Ivanchuk Wins His 8th Capablanca Memorial

Ivanchuk Wins His 8th Capablanca Memorial

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12 days ago

Former top grandmaster Vassily Ivanchuk showed his class in Havana this week where he won the Capablanca Memorial for the eighth time. The Ukrainian GM finished half a point ahead of GMs Sam Sevian (U.S.) and David Anton (Spain).  ...