Garry Kasparov recently proved he was still among the world’s best blitz chess players when he performed well in an extended tournament with three of the current world’s top 10: Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, and Fabiano Caruana.
GM Ivan Sokolov reviews Kasparov’s return to blitz in this fun video.
(Main photo: Lennart Ootes.) | Watch video
Two of the best chess players in the world faced off this month in the third Chess.com Blitz Battle. Watch as Maxime Vachier-Lagrave battled the reigning U.S. champion, Fabiano Caruana in this full broadcast replay. | Watch video
The ChessCenter team is back to recap the last two Blitz Battles, where Nakamura and MVL really showed off their bullet chess skills.
One of the top 10 players in the world lost a match but signed up for a chance to play Carlsen — find out who it is and more on this week’s ChessCenter. | Watch video
IM Daniel Rensch and GM Robert Hess preview the May 4 GM Blitz Battle between Nakamura vs Harikrishna on Chess.com.
Who do you think they will pick to win?
Enjoy this special preview of ChessCenter and look for the full episode later this week. | Watch video
Who were the best chess players ever, and when were they dominant? ChessCenter takes a look at a beautiful video to answer those questions.
Enjoy a recap of the Grischuk-Aronian Blitz Battle, a US Chess Champs preview, and all the other news in the chess world. | Watch video