Valentina Gunina convincingly won the FIDE Women's Grand Prix in Batumi, Georgia. The Russian player secured victory with a round to spare and finished on 7.5/11, a full point more than her compatriot Alexandra Kosteniuk.
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Chess news is flowing in from all corners of the world as chess ventures to the big screen, to Greenland and on to Silicon Valley before concluding with a thrilling low-budget action sequence in Ukraine!
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The impossible turned out to be possible. For the first time in a decade Baden Baden did not win the German league a.k.a. Schachbundesliga. This season the team from Solingen emerged as the winner.
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In celebration of the theatrical release of "The Man Who Knew Infinity", Chess.com is proud to host a special blitz event with GM Maxim Dlugy and a readers' Q&A (details below) with GM Viswanathan Anand.
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After a shaky first day, top seed GM Hikaru Nakamura, dug deep in his back pocket and found his form in day two of the Ultimate Blitz Challenge. Scoring 6.0/9, Nakamura finished a clear point ahead of the field and further cemented his r... | Read More