Many celebrities enjoy playing chess.
Howard Stern, the famous radio host, is a confirmed chess fanatic.
Rainn Wilson, the actor who played Dwight Shrute on the long-running NBC series The Office, got the chance to play the world chess ch... | Read More
There are 64 squares on a chessboard, and many more ways to play the game.
We all know the styles of the great world champions: Fischer's relentless accuracy, Petrosian's impregnable defense, Karpov's clean and positional chess, Kasparov's sheer... | Read More
Did you know you can use Chess.com to find and teach new students?
You can! We have an entire section on our site dedicated to helping students find the coach that fits their needs. It's important to us that you as a coach have all the tool... | Read More
The sports network ESPN estimates that 70 million college basketball brackets will be filled out this week in the United States alone.
You can get in on the fun by joining the official Chess.com college basketball bracket contest. Play along wit... | Read More
UPDATE: This article, written for the first "Nakamura's Knockout" event in March. NEXT Nakamura's Knockouts is this Saturday, April 18th at 2pm Pacific, 5pm Eastern.
Have you ever wanted to take on the best chess player in the United States and... | Read More