ChessCenter: Nazi Paikidze Boycotts Iran World Championship

Oct 15, 2016
16 min
Nazi Paikidze, the U.S. women's chess champion, takes a stand against the requirement for women to wear a hijab at the next women's world championship in Iran. Find out what our ChessCenter panelist Alexandra Botez thinks about the issue, and take a look at the best and worst chess moments from September.