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  • Chess Goes Podcasting: Listen To Your Favorites

    FM MikeKlein Mar 8, 2017, 2:58 AM

    In a recent interview, the man who's a perfect five-for-five in writing New York Times bestsellers explained that he now has to chase his audience. And that means podcasting. Fittingly, renowned...

  • Staunton Could See The Future

    GM Gserper Feb 4, 2017, 9:53 PM

    In the first part of this article, we saw numerous examples of Howard Staunton's sparkling attacks.  Yes, he knew how to attack, but there were many players who could do it as well if not better...

  • PRO Chess League Week 3: The Critical Showdowns

    NM SamCopeland Jan 25, 2017, 1:45 AM

    With a staggering 480 players and more than 150 grandmasters currently playing, the PRO Chess League is expanding as word of mouth spreads and new free agents and local players sign up to do battle for their teams...

  • Who Will Win PRO Chess League Week 1?

    FM MikeKlein Jan 10, 2017, 8:14 AM

    With the advent of the PRO Chess League only hours away, Chess.com assembled a panel of five chess pundits to predict the outcomes of every match this season. The experts have quite a bit of work ahead of...

  • PRO Chess League Official Rules

    PROChessLeague Jan 10, 2017, 1:28 PM

    PRO Chess League Rules as of 3/9/2017: A. Eligibility and Team Makeup   A.1. Team rosters A lineup is the four players you are using each match. A roster is the total list of players you have on...

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  • The Best Team?

    IM dpruess Mar 21, 2017, 11:27 AM

    After running numbers for the "Dream Teams" I turned my attention to the remaining teams, to see what their best lineups are, given how their players have performed so far this season. Despite following the league...

  • My Unbelievable Bracket

    cschessnews Mar 20, 2017, 3:43 PM

    Greetings,   It is March Madness, and it is inspiring upsets over the chess board too.   Read The Newsletter!   http://cschess.webs.com/apps/blog/show/44441356-my-unbelievable-bracket   My Unbelievable Bracket cschess.webs.com The...

  • Signups for April Tournaments are Now Open

    SirIvanhoe Mar 17, 2017, 5:58 PM

    Signups are now open for our 3 round April League Qualifier and Tournament Series to begin on Monday, April 3, 2017.   Negotiated Time Tournaments New players can sign up for our 3 round League Qualifier. You must...

  • Sure you're not a robot? Solve this chess puzzle and prove it.

    Aarao Mar 15, 2017, 6:53 PM

    Check out the chess board above—looks wrong, right?   If you’ve ever played chess, you know something's amiss, here. For one thing, someone chose to exchange a pawn for another bishop instead of a queen. For another,...

  • PCL QUARTER FINALS

    shaun Mar 14, 2017, 1:36 PM

    One thing became ultimately clear last week, and that's that having a Super GM on your team is a real advantage.  Now, would this be true if their full rating was averaged into the team's stats?  I don't...

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  • League of Long Chess

    chessguy1012 Mar 22, 2017, 5:08 PM

    Hey! So, basically, the LOLC (League of Long Chess) is a league where you compete in a league with friends at long time controls. It is a learning experience and also is a fun experience. To play in the league,...

  • "Borislav Ivanov Arrested In Bulgaria"

    PeterDoggers Mar 21, 2017, 3:56 AM

    Borislav Ivanov, the Bulgarian chess player who was strongly suspected of cheating in chess a few years ago, has been arrested in Bulgaria for forging documents. This was reported by Chessdom. Remember Borislav...

  • AHOY THERE!

    FideCastro Mar 19, 2017, 10:52 PM

    Dave Pugh       ½        Robin Anderton (126)               ½ Roy Peters       1          Mike Warden (126)                    0 S Grayland       1          Rayyan Farooq (125)                 0 G Mason         ...

  • April Signups are Now Open

    SirIvanhoe Mar 17, 2017, 6:04 PM

    Signups are now open for our 3 round April League Qualifier and Tournament Series to begin on Monday, April 3, 2017.   Negotiated Time Tournaments New players can sign up for our 3 round League Qualifier. You must...

  • Signups for April Tournaments are Now Open

    SirIvanhoe Mar 17, 2017, 6:01 PM

    Signups are now open for our 3 round April League Qualifier and Tournament Series to begin on Monday, April 3, 2017.   Negotiated Time Tournaments New players can sign up for our 3 round League Qualifier. You must...

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