Viswanathan Anand is the early leader of the Candidates' Tournament. The winner of the previous edition started with a win in Moscow: he beat Veselin Topalov of Bulgaria.
Will this be deja vu all over again? Will Vishy Anand ... | 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
Garry Kasparov's voluntary exile from competitive chess six years ago left a big vacuum at the top, but he hasn't completely abandoned the royal game.
Garry Kasparov today played a 2-game exhibition blitz match in Clichy, France, against Maxime V... | Read More
The 98th British Championships will take place in Sheffield from 25 July - 6 August.
This year's competition has attracted many of the top British players, including reigning champion Mickey Adams, former world title challenger Nigel Short (pictu... | Read More
The 97th edition of the British Chess Championships is underway in Canterbury, England.
The championship runs from 25 July - 7 August and features a number of events based on age or rating, as well as the main championship which is an 11-round Sw... | Read More