We're only two days away from the 42nd Chess Olympiad in Baku, Azerbaijan. The opening ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, September 1; the first round will be played on Friday.
About 3,000 players and officials will b... | Read More
Things could get very messy tomorrow, or GM Fabiano Caruana could make them quite simple.
By escaping with a draw today against GM Gata Kamsky he didn't clinch his first U.S. Championship, but he didn't spoil it either. In the final round, ... | Read More
How to describe a day in which three men sacrificed pawns in the opening, while three women blew easily-winning games? After five hours at the 2016 U.S. Championships where the unpredictable became the expected, commentator GM Yasser Seirawan... | Read More
He was worse, but the game turned around completely. Fabiano Caruana beat Michael Adams in round 3 of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament and is now in sole first place.
The third round in Wijk aan Zee started with a bang — literally... | Read More
The 2016 Reykjavik Open (March 8-16) will again be held in Harpa and has secured itself of creative chess.
The European Team Championship was just two months ago, but chess-minded Iceland is already preparing its next event: the 2016 R... | Read More