During the closing days of December, the 2018 Rapid and Blitz FIDE World Chess Championships were played in St Petersburg, Russia. The classical World Champion, Norway’s Magnus Carlsen declared his intention of going after both the Rapid and Blitz Championships. He wanted to hold all three Championships in the same year. Earlier, in November, Carlsen […]
Gary Borders: Finally defeated at chess – 010419 Gary Borders Credit Gary Borders / Gary Borders Airs Friday, January 4, 2019, at 7:45 p.m. This week commentator Gary Borders does battle at chess with a 13 year old nemesis named Conner.
WILLOW SPRINGS, Mo. — The 2019 Willow Open Chess Tournament will take place Saturday, January 12 at the Willow Springs High School Bears Den. Registration begins at 9 am, with round 1 of play starting at 9:30 am. Lunch will take place at 1 pm, with awards given out around 4 pm. The tournament is […]
Two Indian kids shone brilliantly at the 35th Singapore National Open Age Group Chess Championship bringing gold and silver for the country. Around 500 players from 14 countries competed in the 35th Singapore National Open Age Group Chess Championship. Photo courtesy: Singapore Chess Federation These Mumbai-based siblings Rajveer and Anaishaa won the gold medal in […]
Five year old champion Copyright by WATE – All rights reserved Five year old champion Top Local Stories KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – The Hardin Valley Academy Chess Club is hosting a team chess tournament. The event will be held at Hardin Valley Academy on February 2 at 8 a.m. Proceeds will benefit the HVA Chess […]
Published January 2, 2019, 4:00 AM The Metropolitan Chess Club (MCC) will hold a Standard Open Tournament on Jan. 26 and 27 at the Starmall Edsa Shaw in Mandaluyong City. Open to all chess enthusiasts, the two-day event will apply the seven-round Swiss System using the time control of 40 minutes + 20 seconds increment. […]