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Congrats to our August 2015 CL cover star Carissa Yip, who earned a silver medal at the World Youth in Greece. Congrats also to Justin Wang, David Peng and Agata Bykovtsev, who all earned bronze medals.
Posted: November 5, 2015, 12:30 pm
GM Alejandro Ramirez reports on the progress of Team USA in Porto Carras, Greece as the medal race intensifies.
Posted: November 3, 2015, 1:39 pm
The tenth annual transatlantic match between UT Dallas and University of Belgrade goes down on Friday, November 6th. The match features six GMs on the UTD side, including UTD board #1 Aleksandar Indjic ,who will be facing IM Nikola Nestorovic.
Posted: November 3, 2015, 12:29 pm
GM Alejandro Ramirez, one of the coaches at the World Youth Championship in Greece, writes about the first couple rounds of the intense competition, and some Dragon preparation that worked out perfectly.
Posted: October 27, 2015, 7:01 am
130 players from across the United States have arrived in Halkidiki, Greece, for the 2015 World Youth Chess Championships, October 24 - November 6. The US has the largest delegation for this event which has attracted 1600 players from 91 countries.
Posted: October 26, 2015, 2:50 am
The largest World Youth delegation in US Chess history is arriving in Greece this weekend for ten days of intense competition.
Posted: October 24, 2015, 12:13 am
In the first stage of the Women's Grand Prix in Monaco, Hou Yifan took a commanding lead. Vanessa West looks at key moments from her triumph.
Posted: October 23, 2015, 10:57 am
GM Ian Rogers writes about the pleasures of chess by train, a tournament which began in 2011. This year's edition was won by GM Lars Karlsson, while US GM Julio Sadorra was the top seed.
Posted: October 22, 2015, 12:09 pm
GM Cristian Chrila ruminates on the second edition of Millionaire Chess in Las Vegas, illustrated with beautiful portraits from David Llada and key moments from Chirila's games.
Posted: October 19, 2015, 11:03 pm
Brilliant tactician, International Master and 5-time Armed Forces Champion Emory Tate died on October 17, 2015 at a chess tournament in California. He is remembered by peers and fans for his outlandish attacks and inspiring post-mortems.
Posted: October 19, 2015, 8:59 am

Mr. Cardo’s phantasmagorical paintings and collages offered compelling commentary on war, social issues and Freudian psychoanalysis.
Posted: October 30, 2018, 11:02 pm
Stung by divorce, a high-earning professional tries to recast herself in the dating world as a woman in need of male protection.
Posted: October 26, 2018, 4:00 am
Is reading them a form of plagiarism?
Posted: August 23, 2018, 2:35 pm
Shreyas Royal’s father said the British authorities had decided to allow him to apply for a new work visa based on his son’s talent.
Posted: August 10, 2018, 6:40 pm
The family of Shreyas Royal, who was born in India, is fighting to stay in Britain once the father’s work visa runs out.
Posted: August 9, 2018, 3:55 pm
He was among the world’s best chess players for more than 15 years, but his career was eclipsed by better-known and more talented contemporaries.
Posted: May 11, 2018, 8:57 pm
Mr. Lein was a star in the Soviet Union before leaving for the United States, where he remained a top competitor.
Posted: March 6, 2018, 10:56 pm
My old team cared more about the scarf covering my hair than the brain under it.
Posted: December 29, 2017, 11:20 am
The team’s seven players are demanding financial compensation after being unable to obtain the visas they needed to attend the competitions.
Posted: December 26, 2017, 9:01 pm
The Bronx-born Mr. Lombardy was among the top players of his generation, but he gave up chess almost entirely to join the priesthood, which he later renounced.
Posted: October 15, 2017, 2:30 am

Live games with analysis
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 13, 2018, 1:25 pm
Live with analysis
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 12, 2018, 1:05 pm
Season 14 of the Top Chess Engine Championship, the premier chess software competition, starts this Monday, November 12th, at 16:00 CET. It will involve the strongest chess programs and neural networks in the traditional division system. A total of 36 engines with ELO 3000+ will divided into five divisions and a Superfinal. TCEC S14 will [...]
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 11, 2018, 3:33 pm
Live with analysis
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 10, 2018, 1:10 pm
Live analysis: Caruana – Carlsen game 1 with Lc0 and SF lines here! 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 from WCC 2018 we will be covering the event Carlsen [...]
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 9, 2018, 12:21 am
Live with the strongest analysis ever
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 8, 2018, 10:51 pm
Live games with analysis
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 5, 2018, 12:15 am
For the first time in history, World Championship with neural network
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 3, 2018, 6:09 am
FIDE President Arkady Dvorkovich gave his first big interview after the election to Russian agency TASS. Short summary: - Prize funds for Men & Women World Championship matches to be increased - Next World Championship match will not be in Europe - FIDE President distancing himself from World Chess / Agon - Ilyumzhinov’s plan for [...]
Author: Goran
Posted: November 3, 2018, 4:13 am
The land of Ugra met the participants of the Women’s World Chess Championship with bread and salt. Early in the morning today the flight from Moscow brought most of the contenders for the chess crown to the capital of Ugra. Among them were sisters Muzychuk, Antoaneta Stefanova, Chinese women’s team led by current world champion [...]
Author: chessdom
Posted: November 2, 2018, 9:33 pm

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