Yesterday the ladies played on the top three boards. Today in round two, they scored.
Instead of three females as underdogs on boards 1-3 of the Chess.com Isle of Man International, today three Indians took their place.
One was also a female, ... | Read More
The results don't suggest it, but Sunday was not a day of rest at the 2016 Sinquefield Cup. Although all five games ended without a resignation or checkmate, the session may have been the most entertaining so far.
GM Fabiano Caruana hurriedly ... | Read More
Yesterday, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave secured first place in Dortmund's Sparkassen Chess Meeting. With a draw in the final round today, he solidified a 12.8 rating point gain, locked in a post-tournament rating of 2810.8, and secured his&nbs... | Read More
Starting this Wednesday, Magnus Carlsen will be back at the chessboard in Bilbao, Spain where he will face five tough rivals: Hikaru Nakamura, Anish Giri, Wesley So, Sergey Karjakin and Wei Yi.
After two quiet weeks, there's plenty of ... | Read More
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