Chess WWCC in Khanty-Mansiysk: Round 4: Kateryna Lagno and Zhansaya Abdumalik begin with victories

Round 4: Kateryna Lagno and Zhansaya Abdumalik begin with victories The Quarterfinals of the Women's World Chess Championship started in Khanty-Mansiysk on November 12. Kateryna Lagno celebrated a convincing victory over Lei Tingjie. The Chinese player went for

Chess Caruana – Carlsen 2018 game 3 LIVE!

Hello everyone and welcome to the live coverage of the 2018 World Chess Championship match between the reigning champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway) and the challenger Fabiano Caruana (USA). In this live blog + live games from WCC 2018 we will be covering the event Car

Chess Women’s World Championship: Tokhirjonova, Abdumalik Shine; Lagno Wins In Armageddon

The women's world championship is down to just eight players as another eight got eliminated in the third round. The biggest names packing their bags were Harika Dronavalli, Antoaneta Stefanova, Natalija Pogonina and Valentina Gunina. The legend... Source

Chess Nakamura Wins Tata Steel Chess India Rapid

Hikaru Nakamura won the rapid part of the inaugural  Tata Steel Chess India tournament in Kolkata. The American grandmaster scored 1.5 on the final day, which was just enough to stay ahead of Levon Aronian who scored only 1/3. Nakamura... S

Chess WWCC in Khanty-Mansiysk: Round 3 Tie-breaks

Round 3 of the Women’s World Championship is over The tie-break of the Women's World Championship was played on November 11 in Khanty-Mansiysk. The 19-year-old Gulrukhbegim Tokhirjonova surprisingly defeated the higher rated Valentina Gunina. Tokhirjonova won bo

Chess TCEC Season 14 – Let’s get ready to !boom

TCEC Season 14 starts this MondaySeason 14 of the Top Chess Engine Championship, the premier chess software competition, starts this Monday, November 11th. It will involve the strongest chess programs and neural networks in the traditional division system. A total

Chess FIDE Instagram

Good news! FIDE now has an official Instagram account fide_chess. Do you want to see your own photo there? Upload your best/funny/curious chess pictures on Twitter using hashtag #mychessphoto with a couple of words about it. We will publish the best pictures in ou

Chess FIDE WCCM Game 2: A Fair Result

Game 2: A Fair Result     1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12    Score     Carlsen  ? ?                     1  Caruana  ? ?                      1 Two games into the World C

Chess World Chess Championship Round 2: Carlsen ‘Grovels’ To Draw After Caruana’s Opening Surprise

A few hours before the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, the two best chess players in the world also agreed to peace at the 2018 World Chess Championship. Unlike round one's seven-hour battle, today the draw between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano C... Source

Chess Tata Steel Chess India: Nakamura Surges To The Top

With a perfect score of 3/3 on the second day, Hikaru Nakamura is now tied for first place at the Tata Steel Chess India tournament in Kolkata. Levon Aronian did fine as well with 2.5/3 and is the joint leader. On the other end of the leade... Source

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