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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,...

  • Chess.com University's Online Chess Camp with GM Boris Gelfand - Official Announcement

    GeniusKJ May 31, 2014, 3:05 PM

    Last week we revealed our plans to organize an online chess camp and included a tentative schedule. Today, we are officially announcing Chess.com University's first online chess camp! Note: There may be a few discrepancies...

  • Balanced Imbalance

    GM BryanSmith Jul 25, 2013, 6:59 AM

    In this week's edition of my "Without the Lady" column, I will be showing an interesting game I played last year against the young Filipino GM Wesley So. Despite the early exchange of queens, the game was razor-sharp...

  • A Traveling Chess Player, Part 1

    GM BryanSmith Apr 18, 2011, 9:44 PM

    In this three part series, IM Bryan Smith describes his trip to Europe in search of a better life as a chess player.   Hi, my name is Bryan Smith. I am an international master who grew up in Alaska. I have...

  • The World Verse

    News Sep 2, 2010, 3:17 PM

    There have been a few challenge matches in the past that test the solitary genius of one exceptional person against the wisdom of the masses. In these "World v. X" matches, "The World" always comes upon its move...

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  • Chess app on Apple computers overview

    porsche_rs_fan Dec 30, 2016, 1:32 PM

    If you have a Mac, you may know of the app Chess on your computer. If you haven't already downloaded it, download the Dictation update. This lets your Mac say the moves that the computer makes in Chess. If you don't...

  • The anti-kid strategy in action: Challenger's Cup Round 2

    Joseph_Truelson Nov 2, 2016, 6:54 PM

    I think this paragraph is really unnecessary. Who cares about who took the photos! Obviously I took them. Do you see that evil kid looking at the camera? That's right, I have a anti-Anthony strategy!  I can't believe...

  • October 14 FREE simul cancelled! FREE Simul next week October 21 (Signups are up!)

    NM ItalianMachine Oct 14, 2016, 6:50 AM

    Hello guys,I have decided to cancel the event today so that we can make sure that there are enough signups for next week's simul on October 21!October 21 signups are ready!Please sign up now! 

  • Emerald City Open 2016

    anjiang Jun 19, 2016, 12:05 AM

    It was (kinda) right after the Washington Open, where I decided to rack up rating points for the end of the school year, by attending the Emerald City Open. Playing in the Reserve Section, Your's Truly ended up...

  • God's Grace And Tomorrow

    JD-ex May 17, 2016, 5:52 PM

    by HJS When I was a kid in school, I found myself constantly thinking about tomorrow - What I intended to do as soon as I could get out of the classroom. The young often dream of tomorrow, thinking of what they...

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  • Sophie's World

    Hartsteen Mar 20, 2017, 2:03 PM

    We had to cancel the first edition of Sophie's World due to lack of opponents. The Philosophers simply were taking a very long ime to think about it. Now we have challenged a new opponent, A52, for the match. It's...

  • cancel match

    chessplayercarla Mar 18, 2017, 3:31 AM

    sorry team,the group king of kings cancel the match..i will create one new match for us :)

  • TMCL Season 2017 - Round 3 - Default Winners.

    Bogor Mar 15, 2017, 12:49 AM

    The following teams are awarded default wins in TMCL Season 2017 Round 3 and may cancel any pending challenges or matches (if they do not wish to play these out as friendlies). Defaulting Round 3 teams have been...

  • Team Match cancelado contra a Bulgária para correção do horário de início

    dkrummenauer Mar 6, 2017, 4:25 PM

    CMilmago Hi Diego, The match Bulgaria vs Team Brazil https://www.chess.com/club/matches/768169 is open with a wrong start time, late by many hours.   Please cancel the match and reopen it with the correct start...

  • TMCL Season 2017 - Round 2 - Default Winners.

    Bogor Feb 15, 2017, 12:31 AM

    The following teams are awarded default wins in TMCL Season 2017 Round 2 and may cancel any pending challenges or matches (if they do not wish to play these out as friendlies). - jm (Bogor - TMCL Admin) Division...

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