The 2016 Summer Olympics are underway right now in Brazil as 207 national delegations compete for medals in 28 sports, 41 different disciplines, and 306 total events.
Unfortunately for chess fans, the royal game is not among them. And don’... | Read More
Chess.com was able to sit down with each of the four major presidential candidates last week as they turned their attention to courting the ever-important chess demographic.
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Gary Johnson, and Jill Stein w... | Read More
The best way to improve your tactical skill is through practice; the more you solve, the stronger you'll become. If you're not sure how to go about solving tactics, this three step guide is for you:
First, look at all the possible checks ... | Read More
Having trouble perfecting your study habits? Without a coach, training to perfect your chess game can feel like shooting in the dark. After all, how do you know your identifying every important concept in a position?
Your daily tactics are ... | Read More
A famous saying goes "chess is 99 percent tactics." Here are three tips for studying tactics:
Practice calculation and solve puzzles at least three times per week. Your ability to spot tactics successfully during a game will depend upon patter... | Read More