Chess - Play & Learn


FREE - In Google Play

FREE - in Win Phone Store


Didn't find what you are looking for? Click here to search with Google

All Articles


  • Bisguier's Greatest Hits's Thumbnail

    Bisguier's Greatest Hits

    IM Silman Jun 1, 2017, 3:02 AM

    Though I played the late, great grandmaster Arthur Bisguier in Canada a long time ago (he beat me), I didn’t really know the man. Photo courtesy US Chess. However, knowing a man is one thing, but knowing...

  • Advance to Ventnor I's Thumbnail

    Advance to Ventnor I

    batgirl May 31, 2017, 1:23 PM

    Introduction      Ventnor City is a charming resort community on New Jersey's Absecon Island, snuggled between Margate City and the more famous Atlantic City.  In the Spring...

  • Should You Gamble In Chess?'s Thumbnail

    Should You Gamble In Chess?

    GM Gserper May 27, 2017, 4:16 AM

    Many chess tournaments have taken place in casinos, and many famous grandmasters have left the lion's share of their prizes at the playing tables. I personally know a guy who won a good prize in the Knock-Out World...

All News


  • Karjakin Nearly Perfect But Aronian Extends Lead In St. Louis's Thumbnail

    Karjakin Nearly Perfect But Aronian Extends Lead In St. Louis

    FM MikeKlein Aug 17, 2017, 9:30 PM

    Today was a day for short sleeves and short memories. At day four of the inaugural St. Louis Rapid and Blitz, the time control shrank to five minutes per side with a three-second delay. That means, unlike with...

  • Aronian Leads After Rapid; Dramatic 3rd Day For Kasparov's Thumbnail

    Aronian Leads After Rapid; Dramatic 3rd Day For Kasparov

    PeterDoggers Aug 16, 2017, 8:15 PM

    On a dramatic third day at the St. Louis Rapid tournament, Garry Kasparov lost a won game vs David Navara, was given a full rook by Le Quang Liem, and then was beaten by Fabiano Caruana in a difficult...

  • The Wait Is Kaspar-over's Thumbnail

    The Wait Is Kaspar-over

    FM MikeKlein Aug 13, 2017, 6:37 PM

    It has been 4539 days since GM Garry Kasparov played a rated chess game. Internet and St. Louis Chess Club audiences, neither of whom even existed a dozen years ago, will only have to wait one more day to see the...

All Videos


  • Norway 2014 - Round 8's Thumbnail

    Norway 2014 - Round 8

    ChessTV Jul 8, 2014, 8:37 PM

    Two old friends and rivals are back in business. GMs Yermolinsky and Shabalov prove they've still got some energy reserves as they discuss Round 8 for 6.5 hours! That could be our longest Chess.com/TV program to...

  • The BIG Show: Complete Show from 5-29-14!'s Thumbnail

    The BIG Show: Complete Show from 5-29-14!

    ChessTV May 30, 2014, 9:51 PM

    Watch the entire 10-board simul that IM Danny Rensch conducted this week on Chess.com. If you were one of the players that beat him, you'll want to bookmark this video to show all of your friends. Even if you didn't...

  • Beauty and Entertainment Part 14: Creating a Chess Study from Your Own Game's Thumbnail

    Beauty and Entertainment Part 14: Creating a Chess Study from Your Own Game

    GM EugenePerelshteyn Jul 9, 2013, 7:14 PM

    GM Eugene Perelshteyn has already shown us how to make a chess study from a blank chess board, now he shows us how to create your own Picasso from a real game. In this fantastic endgame from his junior days, the...

All Blogs


  • How to play blindfold chess?'s Thumbnail

    How to play blindfold chess?

    Alvin_Cruz Aug 21, 2017, 5:12 AM

    I have written some articles about my blindfold games. A couple of my friends asked me how did I learned it and I casually answer that I am just being stubborn at trying to play blindfold chess until I learned it....

  • With a Smaller Board and New Pieces, This Chess Game Is Anything but Slow!'s Thumbnail

    With a Smaller Board and New Pieces, This Chess Game Is Anything but Slow!

    Aarao Aug 19, 2017, 3:40 PM

    A game like chess that challenges the brain helps improve concentration and develop logic. But let’s admit it, it can be quite slow. Plus it’s not an easy game to learn and involves patience, especially for millennials...

  • August Simul 2017's Thumbnail

    August Simul 2017

    WGM WGM_Adriana_Nikolova Aug 18, 2017, 10:48 AM

    Simultaneous with WGM ADRIANA NIKOLOVA  on Saturday (26.08.2017) at 9:00p.m.UTC/GMT +4, 8:00p.m. (Eastern Europ. Time) GMT+2 hours, 1:00p.m. New York Time, 6:00p.m. London (UK) Time The time control would be 60min+10sec. per...

Online Now