Ferguson elected to head Grenada Chess Federation

Ferguson elected to head Grenada Chess Federation

Attorney-at-law Ruggles Ferguson has been elected as the first President of the newly installed Managing Council of the Grenada Chess Federation (GCF) for the next two (2) years. Ruggles Ferguson – elected to head Grenada Chess Foundation The election of the body took place at a specially convened meeting on May 16 at the Grenada […]

Grace Christian Academy makes all the right chess moves

Grace Christian Academy makes all the right chess moves

The Grace Christian Academy chess team members are Katlego Molatudi, Thapelo Sekgobela, Shepard Mathebula, Kotlhello Motsumi, Nathaniel Thobela, Bryce Mos, Britney Mazonde, Anthony Lekalakala, Lethabo Mokhali, Carris Barends and Ofentse Lebea Photo submitted. Grace Christian Academy’s chess team recently placed in the top three in a competition – the first time ever. Although the Culemborg […]

Dota Auto Chess | Rock Paper Shotgun

Valve making Dota Auto Chess mod into standalone game By Alice O’Connor • 4 hours ago • 5 Dota Auto Chess, the most popular mod in Dota 2 these days (and which has nothing to do with chess), is becoming a standalone game made by Valve themselves. I had not predicted that this would be Valve’s […]

Wojtaszek Knocks Out Svidler From FIDE Moscow Grand Prix

Wojtaszek Knocks Out Svidler From FIDE Moscow Grand Prix

After kicking out Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Radoslaw Wojtaszek also eliminated Peter Svidler from the FIDE Grand Prix in Moscow. The other three quarterfinal matches went into tiebreaks. There was little excitement on the first day of the Grand Prix’s second round, with all four games ending in draws under 32 moves and with little happening on the boards. […]

20th annual chess challenge at Hidden Oak Elementary

20th annual chess challenge at Hidden Oak Elementary

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) — Checkmate! Hidden Oak Elementary held its 20th annual chess challenge today. In February, the Gainesville Chess Club began teaching every student in the school how to play the game. All of that training culminated in today’s challenge. Club members say today’s event wasn’t about winning or losing. Instead, it was about […]

Two Americans win playoffs to advance

Two Americans win playoffs to advance

by ChessBase 5/19/2019 – The two American representatives in the Moscow Grand Prix advanced to the next round on Sunday after dispatching their opponents in playoffs. Hikaru Nakamura and Wesley So, the two Americans, beat Teimour Radjabov of Azerbaijan and Jan-Krzysztof Duda of Poland, respectively, in two-game rapid playoffs after their first-round matches […]

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