GMs Alexander Riazantsev and Alexandra Kosteniuk emerged as the winners of this year's Russian Championship Superfinal. Kosteniuk had claimed the title with a round to spare; Riazantsev decided matters today. Both won a Renault Kapt... | Read More
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How are we showing our appreciation? During the GM Blitz Battle finals, we ... | Read More
In a Superfinal that continues to see a huge number of draws, the 31-year-old grandmaster, Alexander Riazentsev, ended the Superfinals deadlock in round eight. Meanwhile, Alexandra Kosteniuk continues to dominate the women's tournament. ... | Read More
In boxing there was Ali vs Frazier; in tennis, Navratilova against Evert.
In online chess there is Carlsen vs Nakamura.
Although World Champion GM Magnus Carlsen and four-time U.S. champion GM Hikaru Nakamura have not rumbl... | Read More
GMs Ray Robson and Sam Sevian tied for first place at the 2016 SPICE Cup in St. Louis. Sevian proved to be the strongest in the armageddon playoff and claimed the trophy.
The 2016 SPICE Cup Open featured GMs Le Quang Liem, Ray Rob... | Read More