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    batgirl Jul 27, 2016, 11:27 AM

         In 1945, right after WWII ended, a team of United States players competed against a team of Soviet players in a chess match via radio. While the U.S. team expected stiff competition,...

  • Magnus Carlsen vs Tigran Petrosian: Preview

    FM MikeKlein Jun 21, 2016, 7:56 PM

    What's the biggest underdog story in sports? What's the biggest in chess? Thursday's much-hyped GM Blitz Battle between top-seeded World Champion Magnus Carlsen and qualifier Tigran Petrosian might seem more...

  • Who Will Qualify To Play Magnus Carlsen?

    NM SamCopeland May 29, 2016, 9:33 AM

    The Blitz Battle Qualifier to decide who will face Magnus Carlsen is here. Watch the event with live commentary at Chess.com/tv or Twitch.tv/chess.  Round one of this 11-round, 3 0...

  • Aronian-Grischuk Blitz Battle Opener April 6: Once More We Play Our Dangerous Game

    FM MikeKlein Mar 31, 2016, 1:27 AM

    Chess.com's first-ever GM Blitz Battle Championship is right around the corner, and the field's two most experienced players will kick things off April 6 at 10 a.m. Pacific (GMT-7), 1 p.m. Eastern, 6 p.m. London. What...

  • Candidate Profile: Veselin Topalov

    GM RLH2 Mar 10, 2016, 3:21 AM

    By GM Robert Hess and IM Teddy Coleman Before Hikaru Nakamura came along, there was Veselin Topalov. For over two decades, Topalov has been one of the most violent chess players, tearing unwary opponents to shreds....

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  • Aronian replaces Kramnik in Grand Chess Tour by Colin McGourty

    sontu1296 Feb 4, 2017, 5:38 AM

    Vladimir Kramnik has rejected his invitation for the 2017 Grand Chess Tour, citing a busy schedule that would have made playing four tournaments a problem. Levon Aronian takes his place as first reserve, with...

  • Where the US Stacks Up in Chess Expertise Internationally

    MomirRadovic Oct 17, 2016, 7:17 PM

    After we saw how chess expertise was distributed in the US, let's take a look at how things stack up internationally (the numbers include all players over the 2200 FIDE rating, including IMs and GMs).   Rank Country             Pop...

  • Boycott Iranian Chess? A Reply

    GM smurfo Oct 4, 2016, 3:02 AM

    EDIT: Nigel Short responded with an addendum that “the Iran bid was not mentioned in the FIDE General Assembly Agenda. It was sprung on Delegates as a surprise.” This procedural anomaly is worth mentioning...

  • A guide to the chess Olympiad – Part I

    GM smurfo Aug 19, 2016, 3:31 AM

    NOTE:  This was supposed to be a small note, but once I assembled all the questions I’ve been asked over the years, it quickly turned into quite a long article. So I’ve broken it up into...

  • Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour

    MagicCrusher Jun 18, 2016, 11:15 AM

    World's Top-10 chess players battle it out in 4-day tournament   The greatest chess tournament ever staged in Belgium,Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour, will take place in the historic Town Hall of Leuven from Friday...

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  • Chess960 WL R3: Nederland - Kroatië

    RainPiper Mar 19, 2017, 2:33 PM

    In de derde ronde van de Chess960 World League spelen we tegen Kroatië. New chess com: https://www.chess.com/club/matches/chess-team-holland/772242Old chess com: https://www.chess.com/groups/team_match?id=772242 Kroatie...

  • Milestone

    SergejBrln Mar 19, 2017, 6:14 AM

    We've achieved our next milestone: our team counts 51 players now! Four of them are titled players: FM chuddog, FM CountOfMonteCristo, NM Petrosianic and NM chessking2151. But our most valuable player is ElFeroz05...

  • Chess960 WL2017 Round 3 Pairings

    CM ilmago Mar 18, 2017, 11:09 AM

    Welcome to the third round of Chess960 World League 2017 ! Some reminders about Chess960 WL play this year: Always make sure you set the Start Time for your match. Select the announced start date and set...

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    CM ilmago Mar 18, 2017, 11:04 AM

    Welcome to the third round of Chess960 World League 2017 ! Some reminders about Chess960 WL play this year: Always make sure you set the Start Time for your match. Select the announced start date and set...

  • Our newbies: Magnificent Seven!

    SergejBrln Mar 10, 2017, 2:30 PM

    In January we had some strong newbies, 7 of them are helping us in the match against ACROPOLIS. I'd like to introduce this Magnificient Seven! Catholic_Knight: José from the USA is a chess.com member since 2 years,...

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