Nakamura Wins 5th U.S. Championship

Nakamura Wins 5th U.S. Championship

FM MikeKlein
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17 days ago

When the top four players all think a round is "must-win" then that's a good sign for the man who actually does. And so it was for GM Hikaru Nakamura in today's final round of the 2019 U.S. Championship. Thinking that other players with a share ...

Artemiev Wins European Chess Championship

Artemiev Wins European Chess Championship

PeterDoggers
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19 days ago

After winning in Gibraltar, Vladislav Artemiev scored his second big victory of the year at the European Individual Chess Championship in Skopje, North Macedonia. The Russian GM edged out Nils Grandelius on tiebreak after both finished o...

Welcome To The New Chess Puzzles Experience!

Welcome To The New Chess Puzzles Experience!

CHESScom
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22 days ago

At last! Today we finished rolling out a brand new version of our beloved Tactics Trainer, which will now be known simply as Puzzles! This vital training tool is everything it used to be—but it's now deeper, more interactive and emphasizes&n...

LIVE NOW: PRO Chess League Quarterfinals

LIVE NOW: PRO Chess League Quarterfinals

PROChessLeague
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23 days ago

Watch here: www.Twitch.tv/Chess The PRO Chess League's playoffs are halfway through the quarterfinals. With two teams qualified and four teams left to compete for the two final spots, the question now is: Who will make it to San Francisco? ...

4 Is The Number At U.S. Chess Championship

4 Is The Number At U.S. Chess Championship

PeterDoggers
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24 days ago

After four rounds the 2019 U.S. championship has four leaders, all on plus one: Jeffery Xiong, Wesley So, Hikaru Nakamura and Leinier Dominguez. Jennifer Yu leads the women's tournament after winning all four games. U.S. Championship: ...

U.S. Chess Championships Take Off In St. Louis

U.S. Chess Championships Take Off In St. Louis

PeterDoggers
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27 days ago

Jeffery Xiong is the early leader at the 2019 U.S. championship thanks to a win with the black pieces vs Timur Gareyev. All six games in the women's championship were decisive. Moved up a bit in the calendar, the 2019 U.S. championships (open an...

In Other News: Chess Growing Across The Globe

In Other News: Chess Growing Across The Globe

IsaacSteincamp
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29 days ago

While chess fans worldwide may have had their eyes glued to PRO Chess League action, the World Team Championship or Prague, here are some stories you may have missed this past month: Chess Therapy for Panic Disorders Catching Up with the Quee...