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  • Chess.com Fair Play And Cheat-Detection

    News Dec 30, 2016, 12:03 PM

    Cheating in chess is a serious issue. The issue is magnified online, where there is no arbiter to physically observe play. Chess.com takes fair play and cheat-detection very seriously, and we have since our founding.  We...

  • Korchnoi The Chess Psychologist

    GM Gserper Jun 11, 2016, 10:22 PM

    The death of GM Viktor Korchnoi is a huge loss for chess. I am not going to repeat the obvious facts that he was the strongest chess player who never became the world champion or tell you about his enormous...

  • Play Like A Beginner!

    GM Gserper Apr 2, 2016, 11:24 PM

    Two months ago, one of the oldest grandmasters in the world, Mark Taimanov, turned 90.  Just like any professional chess player he had many ups and downs in his career, but due to his limitless optimism...

  • A Squid Plays Chess

    IM Silman Feb 25, 2016, 1:57 AM

    Chess.com member Squid22 wrote: “I played 5.Nb5 to be obnoxious. It wouldn’t be hard to make this knight move harmless (5...d6, and then I’ve just wasted a move). However, my opponent played...

  • Carlos Castaneda And The Penthouse Suite

    IM Silman Nov 24, 2015, 4:14 AM

    [Editor's note: Here are more selected chess stories from IM Silman.] CELEBRITIES GONE WILD 1988 and I just landed in Mazatlan, Mexico. Though the main course was the world 30-minute championships (packed with...

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  • CL 2016 Update

    xlote Mar 23, 2017, 9:51 AM

    We won the last game against Beroe, and if I understand the Multiplayer rule correctly our apparent win becomes a tie. Meanwhile, Partizan's top board was just banned, thus switching that match to a win for us....

  • "Borislav Ivanov Arrested In Bulgaria"

    PeterDoggers Mar 21, 2017, 3:56 AM

    Borislav Ivanov, the Bulgarian chess player who was strongly suspected of cheating in chess a few years ago, has been arrested in Bulgaria for forging documents. This was reported by Chessdom. Remember Borislav...

  • Banned!

    xlote Mar 16, 2017, 3:53 PM

    Well it was too good to be true, right!?!?  Our glory is ended as today we had 6 members banned for "Abuse of Community Guidelines".  That can range from some form of cheating, like multiple accounts or sharing...

  • Trump administration rolls back protections for transgender students

    Tacticalmaster10 Feb 23, 2017, 6:11 PM

    By Sandhya Somashekhar, Emma Brown and Moriah Balingit February 22 at 9:28 PM The Trump administration on Wednesday revoked federal guidelines specifying that transgender students have the right to use public school...

  • dditional Rules and Regs

    ariel53 Feb 15, 2017, 1:47 PM

    Hello everyone ! The French Teams Championship starts today, with its two Nationals: National 1, with 11 teams, and National 2, with 8 teams. Thank you all for being involved! Unless I was mistaken, all the players...

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