In round three of the Khanty-Mansiysk Grand Prix GM Evgeny Tomshevsky lost his first ever game in the GP series. He faced a strong novelty by GM Fabiano Caruana and was gradually outplayed.
Later GM Peter Svidler jo... | Read More
FM Evan Ju pulled away in the bullet portion of Death Match 23 on Tuesday, April 22, beating IM Marc Esserman 18-12. The match was the adjournment from the original matchup on April 12, which was postponed with the score even at 1.5-1.5.
In the ... | Read More
The absence of wildcard playoff spots in season nine of the United States Chess League (USCL) has allowed most of the playoff picture to clarify, even with one week remaining. Following the second-to-last week of the season, seven of the eigh... | Read More
Does the end of summer have you feeling blue? Cheer up - another Death Match is on the horizon! Chess.com has secured the lineup for Death Match 19, featuring GM David Smerdon and GM Simon Williams!
The two GMs will face off in three hours ... | Read More
Krush, Kamsky Remain Perfect at U.S. Championships
By FM Mike Klein
UPDATE INTERVIEW WITH WGM ABRAHAMYAN:
SAINT LOUIS (May 6, 2013) -- Two premium matchups were the top layer on a chess cake that featured 13 winners in 17 games i... | Read More