Chess China and Russia with gold medals in World Chess Team Championships

On June 26 in Khanty-Mansiysk games of the final 9th round of the World Chess Team Championships were played. Having defeated Poland 2.5 to 1.5, team China became men’s World Champions. Chinese chessplayers have won the title for the second time in a row. Poland


Chess The 1st World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled

Round 3 of the FIDE World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled took place on June 24th, 2017. It featured a pairing between the two players, Griffin (USA) and Raphael (Germany). After a long fight of four (4) hours of play, Raphael was victorious. Griffin 


Chess World Junior Chess Championship for Disabled: Round 3

The 1st World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled: Rounds 2 & 3By Thomas Luther Photo Copyright: Dora Leticia Martinez FLORIDA (USA) - Round 3 of the FIDE World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled took place on June 24th, 2017. It featured a pair


Chess World Junior Chess Championship for Disabled has begun

Round 1: The World Junior Chess Championship for Disabled has begun Opening Ceremony, Group Photo By Thomas Luther and Dora Martinez FLORIDA (USA) - Round 1 of the FIDE World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled occurred on June 23rd, 2017 at the Park Inn by


Chess FIDE World Team Championships 2017: Round 8

Round 8: Team China Keeps on Leading at the World Championship before the Last Round Russian women are one step from victory. On June 25, the games of the last but one 8th round of the World Chess Team Championships were played in Khanty-Mansiysk. In the men


Chess Paris Grand Chess Tour Blitz Day 5

The final day of the Paris Grand Chess Tour brought all the drama and excitement that one could have hoped for. World Champion Magnus Carlsen started and finished the day ahead of the field, but the final standings can’t do justice to the roller coaster ride that


Chess FIDE World Team Championships 2017: Round 7

Round7: China Grabs the Lead on World Team Championship In the women’s tournament teams Russia and Ukraine are ahead. On June 24, the games of the 7th Round of the World Chess Team Championships were played in Khanty-Mansiysk. In the pivotal match of th


Chess How to study chess tactics on your phone – best combinations of 2016 collection

This is a screencast from my smartphone, illustrating how to solve chess puzzles in the Kindle app, reading through an ebook  https://www.amazon.com/Modern-Chess-Combinations-November-Quarterly/dp/1520868243 that contains over 140 best combinations played by


Chess Magnus Carlsen puts recent poor form behind him at Grand Tour elite rapids

Magnus Carlsen still shines in speed chess despite the world champion’s growing problems in classical tournaments. The Norwegian failed at Stavanger last week and his six-year reign as world No1 in the rankings is now under serious threat. The 26-year-old has jus


Chess Team Russia leads the World Championship race

On June 23, the games of the 6th round of the World Chess Team Championships were played in Khanty-Mansiysk. In the men’s tournament the leaders, team Russia, defeated Poland 3 to 1. Ian Nepomniachtchi and Vladimir Fedoseev scored for the winner. China bested U


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