In late 2013, Chess.com decided that all staff member raises would be decided by virtue of a company-wide tournament. Kidding, but I wouldn't object!
We did have a tournament online just for fun, and two years later crowned a champion. Luckily f... | Read More
Organizer Janelle Losoff, Ruifeng Li, and Daniel Fridman. Photo: Tim Hanks
While the prestigious National Open is usually dominated by experienced grandmasters, this year 14-year-old International Master Ruifeng Li took home the Edmondson ... | Read More
The winners of the contest!
1. GM Illingworth
Then we have the three random followups by the website random.org!
Thanks everybody who got the prizes a... | Read More
Hey! Today I have a relatively simple puzzle for you to solve. First person to post the answer gets their name posted on my next post, which in that post will reveal the answers. The winner also gets ten trophies. Also, 3 lucky random people ... | Read More
YourNextMove BlitzLeuven, BelgiumJun 17-20Anand, Carlsen, Nakamura, Caruana, So, Aronian, Vachier-Lagrave, Giri, Topalov, Kramnik. Carlsen wins the Blitz and the combined results with 23 points, ahead of Wesley So with 20.5.
TOURNAMENT STAND... | Read More