There are Maltese dogs and Maltese falcons, but are there Maltese masters? For two weeks in October there were, but none better than the only teenager, GM Richard Rapport.
Malta has been conquered by Sicilians, Greeks, Phoenicians, Romans, Musli... | Read More
The fifth game of the world championship match in Sochi, Russia between Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen ended in a draw.
The score is 2.5-2.5; game six will be played tomorrow at 3 p.m. Sochi time (noon GMT, 7 a.m. EST).
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He's not on life support! After a three-year hiatus, 41-year-old GM Loek van Wely returned to the Dutch Championship this year in Amsterdam, at a former hospital. After a nine-year gap, he found himself in the winner's circle.
The former Du... | Read More
On Wednesday Hikaru Nakamura did an “AMA” (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit, a social news and entertainment website where registered users submit content in the form of links or text posts. The result was a very honest and interesting ... | Read More
Los Angeles city councilman Paul Krekorian introduced a resolution on behalf of World Chess Champion Viswanathan Anand during Anand's recent visit to Southern California in July 2013.
"Vishy" Anand, as he is often called, was in Los Angeles by i... | Read More