In boxing there was Ali vs Frazier; in tennis, Navratilova against Evert.
In online chess there is Carlsen vs Nakamura.
Although World Champion GM Magnus Carlsen and four-time U.S. champion GM Hikaru Nakamura have not rumbl... | Read More
It's anyone's guess who will win the Russian Championship's Superfinal where, near the half-way point, six players are tied for first place. Today, Alexander Grischuk, Dmitry Jakovenko, and Evgeny Tomashevsky all joined the leaders.... | Read More
The Russian Championship's Superfinal has started slowly—14 of 18 games have been drawn. However, there's been plenty of bloodshed in the women's section. They've had 13 decisive games!
Three rounds have been played at the Superfinal, the ... | Read More
Location is key in this month's edition of "In Other News."
Past chess games have been played in space, underwater, and just about everywhere in between. Today we reveal a few locations you may not have thought about: behind bars, whilst un... | Read More
Two decades after clashing in two battles of the highest level, Jan Timman finally managed to beat Anatoly Karpov in a match. At the end of last week the two chess legends played four games in Murmansk, Russia. Timman won 2.5-1... | Read More