Andrei Volokitin won the Vidmar Memorial, a round robin held in Bled, Slovenia. The Ukrainian grandmaster finished on 7/9, half a point more than Arkadij Naiditsch.
The Netherlands had Max Euwe, Germany had Emanuel Lasker and Slovenia had&n... | Read More
GM Fabiano Caruana and GM Hikaru Nakamura finished first and second in the 2014-2015 FIDE Grand Prix series. The Khanty-Mansiysk event ended in a three-way tie for first place as all key games ended in draws.
Caruana and Nakamura shared fir... | Read More
Calling it “a once-in-a-lifetime thing,” a modest GM Erwin l'Ami scored his career's best performance at the Reykjavik Open.
With a splendid 8.5/9 the 29-year-old Dutch grandmaster secured tournament victory with a round to go, and s... | Read More
With apologies to Daft Punk, the next Chess.com Death Match will be better, faster and stronger than ever before.
The top two Americans (and top-10 world players) GM Hikaru Nakamura and GM Wesley So will face off on January 3, 2015 at 9am P... | Read More
Round four of the 2014 Sinquefield Cup produced slightly more solid play from four players, but it was just another day at the office for GM Fabiano Caruana.
By notching the day's only win, he moved to 4-0, increased his lead to two full points,... | Read More