Xiong Beats Abdusattorov In Junior Speed Chess Championship

Xiong Beats Abdusattorov In Junior Speed Chess Championship

GM Jeffery Xiong will be the opponent for GM Arjun Erigaisi in the quarterfinals of the Junior Speed Chess Championship sponsored by ChessKid. In what was the longest a match in the round of 16 so far, Xiong beat GM Nodirbek Abdusattorov 18.5-11.5. It was the longest match not in time obviously, since all these matches […]

Maghsoodloo Beats Praggnanandhaa In Junior Speed Chess Championship

Maghsoodloo Beats Praggnanandhaa In Junior Speed Chess Championship

GM Parham Maghsoodloo will be the opponent for GM Haik Martirosyan in the quarterfinals of the Junior Speed Chess Championship sponsored by ChessKid. In their match on Saturday, Maghsoodloo eliminated the Indian youngster GM Praggnanandhaa R. 16-10. As the pairings for this year’s competition were based on recent Chess.com ratings instead of FIDE ratings, the SmarterChess predictions […]

Chess News and Event Coverage

Chess News and Event Coverage

The Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz tournament seems to be a two-horse race between GM Magnus Carlsen and GM Wesley So, who have separated themselves from the field. Carlsen is half a point ahead with nine rounds of blitz to go. Their closest riva… As the only undefeated player, GM Wesley So leads the Saint Louis […]

Winners of the signed DVDs

Winners of the signed DVDs

by Arne Kaehler 9/18/2020 – A few weeks ago we offered a number of great Fritztrainers in a summer special for reduced prices. If you bought one of the offered bundles, you had the chance to win DVDs, signed by famous players such as like Garry Kasparov, Magnus Carlsen, Viswanathan Anand, Fabiano Caruana, […]

500 woodpushers show wares in GM Balinas Online chess tour

500 woodpushers show wares in GM Balinas Online chess tour

  500 woodpushers show wares in GM Balinas Online chess tour By Marlon BernardinoPhilBoxing.comFri, 18 Sep 2020 MANILA, Philippines — Around 500 woodpushers are expected to vie for honors in the Baby Uno Chess Challenge dubbed as Grandmaster and Attorney Rosendo Carreon Balinas Jr. Death Anniversary Free Registration Online Chess Tournament on September 27, 2020, […]

Former State chess champion Adv P Kantak no more

Former State chess champion Adv P Kantak no more

17 Sep 2020  |   05:47am IST Former State chess champion Adv P Kantak no more Team Herald PANJIM: Gifted chess player and coach known in chess circles for his aggressive and intimidating style of play, Adv Purushottam alias Shyam Kantak, age 57 years, passed away on September 15 and was cremated on September 16,  […]

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