The 2016 Reykjavik Open (March 8-16) will again be held in Harpa and has secured itself of creative chess.
The European Team Championship was just two months ago, but chess-minded Iceland is already preparing its next event: the 2016 R... | Read More
A most spectacular seventh round at the London Chess Classic saw three decisive games. With two rounds to go Maxime Vachier-Lagrave is the sole leader.
The French GM defeated Viswanathan Anand on the Indian's birthday, finishing h... | Read More
Anish Giri grabbed an early lead at the London Chess Classic as the only winner of the first round. The Dutch star tricked Veselin Topalov, but a tremendous trick it was.
The Grand Chess Tour resumed on Friday with the first rou... | Read More
This month's "Also in the News" features a bevy of various chess stories you likely missed. One is a story of Bobby Fischer you surely haven't read about, unless you happen to read New Orleans community newspapers or were there in March, 1964... | Read More
Komodo, the strongest chess engine, recently faced several grandmasters in odds matches. The next player to represent humanity will be Hikaru Nakamura.
[UPDATE: Chess.com has announced the four-game Komodo-Nakamura match is confirmed for Janu... | Read More