Articles about chess


Mastering Chess Middlegames – GM Alex Colovic

Last updated: 08/18/2018

I have heard many times about Alexander Panchenko’s teaching methods and successes. A talented player whose playing career was cut short by an unexpected request to head a school

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Chess: Nihal Sarin Set to Become Next Grandmaster

Last updated: 08/16/2018

Young International Master Nihal Sarin made his final stride towards the third and last GM norm, disposing off higher rated Grandmaster Parligras Mircea-Emilian of Romania in the s

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Chess: Michael Adams secures British championship title despite wobbles

Last updated: 08/13/2018

The 46-year-old tied for first with Luke McShane on 7/9 but won 3-1 in a speed tie-break to secure a sixth title – his first coming at Plymouth in 1989 The England No 1, Michae

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Mickey Adams wins 6th British Chess Championship

Last updated: 08/10/2018

Mickey Adams has won the 2018 British Chess Championship, 29 years after he first won the title as a 17-year-old. His victory in Hull came in a playoff against Luke McShane, who ba

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Internet Chess Club

Last updated: 08/08/2018

The Internet Chess Club is excited to announce its new monthly tournament with cash prizes. To be played on the first Sunday of each month, we'll host our first Sunday Showdown

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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Last updated: 08/07/2018

The 51st Biel (Switzerland) International Chess Festival (www.BielChessFestival.ch) has ended. Long a mainstay on the European festival circuit, it features among many events inclu

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On top of the (chess) world

Last updated: 08/04/2018

On top of the (chess) world Andover 14-year-old wins prestigious U.S. Junior Chess Championship By Judy Wakefield jwakefield@eagletribune.com 7 hrs ago Carissa Yip, 14, of Andover

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The Chess Mind - The Chess Mind Blog - Biel, Round 9

Last updated: 08/04/2018

Salutations, my chess friends! Today marked the penultimate round of Biel, and one colossal jostle (as an aside, that was the original idea for the name of WrestleMania - I serious

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Chess Magazines and Periodicals

Last updated: 08/02/2018

Chess Magazines and Periodicals I get a lot of people asking me about which chess books they should buy. Well, there are a lot of factors involved in choosing a good book for you,

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New In Chess 2018#5

Last updated: 07/29/2018

A profile of Ju Wenjun, the new women’s World Champion from Shanghai, China. She was inspired by the success of Hou Yifan and had already claimed the Rapid World Title last ye

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