For several months we've known which eight players will vie for the right to challenge Magnus Carlsen's world title. Now we know much more about the 2016 Candidates' Tournament.
Moscow was already the announced city, and the Armenian corporate b... | Read More
[UPDATE 4/11/15 - The appeals committee has met and decided they cannot help in regards to So's request to not lose points.
The committee consisted of GM Ben Finegold, IM Rusa Goletiani, and IA Chris Bird (joining by phone). Finegold told ... | Read More
Update: FIDE published this on its web site to clarify statements made by Ank Stevens, a lawyer for Kasparov's team.
The FIDE Presidential Election, to take place in the middle of the 2014 Chess Olympiad in Norway, will make 181 delegates very i... | Read More
On Wednesday Hikaru Nakamura did an “AMA” (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit, a social news and entertainment website where registered users submit content in the form of links or text posts. The result was a very honest and interesting ... | Read More
One of the most anticipated publishing events of the year is the release of the new book by Garry Kasparov. Published by Everyman Chess, it is the second volume in the series entitled Garry Kasparov on Modern Chess.
On Monday, September 29, 2008,... | Read More