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Chess Grandmaster Admits to Cheating by Using Smartphone in Bathroom Stall  PEOPLE.com

Igors Rausis, a chess grandmaster who had climbed the sport's ranking boards in recent years, admitted to cheating after a photo surfaced of him appearing to ...


FIDE Launches Survey To Investigate Chess Market  Chess.com

FIDE has launched a survey to research its potential chess market, evaluate the size of the global chess community and assess the value of its sponsorship ...


Vachier-Lagrave Qualifies for Riga Grand Prix Semifinals In 12 Moves  Chess.com

After just 12 moves, Veselin Topalov threw in the towel and offered a draw today. With the draw, the Bulgarian GM ensured his elimination, and his opponent ...


Chess is credited with helping change Westlake Park for the better. Meet one of Westlake’s regulars.  The Seattle Times

When Karen Schmidt visits the once-seedy Westlake Park in downtown Seattle a few times a week with freshly applied lipstick, she's not looking for a handsome ...


Titled Tuesday Winners To Play FIDE Chess.com Grand Swiss Qualifier  Chess.com

Eight chess masters will play a Swiss tournament on Wednesday to try to qualify for the FIDE Chess.com Grand Swiss in the Isle of Man this October. Four of the ...


Grandmaster flush -- Chess player cheated in toilet  ESPN

Igors Rausis, a 58-year-old chess player who earned the grandmaster title in 1992, has been suspended after being caught cheating by using a cellphone in a ...


Junior Speed Chess Championship: Xiong vs. Gledura  Chess.com

On Tuesday, Jeffery Xiong of the USA plays Benjamin Gledura of Hungary in the fourth and last match of the quarterfinals of the Chess.com Junior Speed Chess ...


Potential chess grand master, 11, from Glasgow, heads to China  The Scotsman

An eleven-year-old Glasgow schoolboy has been selected to represent Scotland at the World Cadets Chess Championship in China.


Photos: Chess in the City  Times Union

Image 1 of 7. Members of the community stop to play chess on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, in Schenectady, N.Y. Chess in the City, organized by the City Mission ...


GM Igors Rausis Under Cheating Investigation  Chess.com

GM Igors Rausis is under investigation for cheating after he was caught with his phone during a game at the Strasbourg Open. The 58-year-old Latvian-Czech ...


Seniors sizzle among a tsunami of summer chess events  Washington Times

The so-called dog days for summer can leave a chess columnist dog tired. That's because the hot weather and vacation schedules annually combine for a ...


Celebrate International Chess Day With 24 Hours Of Puzzle Rush On Chess.com  Chess.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Celebrate International Chess Day With 24 Hours Of Puzzle Rush On Chess.com —Palo Alto, Calif., July 16, 2019 To celebrate the ...


Tencent Games' autobattler Chess Rush announces global tournament week after release  Dot Esports

Chess Rush, Tencent Games' new autobattler title, has announced the Global Star Challenge, which will be the first tournament for the game. Chess Rush is a ...


Raja Rithvik wins National U-15 chess title  Times of India

Chess News: City lad and International Master R Raja Rithvik bagged the gold medal in the National Under-15 chess championship, which concluded at Erode ...


Vachier-Lagrave Wins In 19 Moves In Riga Grand Prix  Chess.com

The FIDE Grand Prix cycle resumed today in Riga, Latvia. This is the second Grand Prix tournament, following the Moscow Grand Prix won by Ian ...


Merkel’s chess: Von der Leyen wins Europe, AKK gets German defence role  Yahoo Finance

Merkel's political protégés move into powerful new jobs.


Riga Grand Prix: Vachier-Lagrave Only Winner Round 2, Day 1  Chess.com

Round two of the FIDE Grand Prix cycle started on Monday in Riga, Latvia and had only one winner: Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. This is the second Grand Prix ...


Webster Groves' Chess Wiz Thalia Cervantes Seeks National Championship  St. Louis Public Radio

A Cuba-born teenager who lives in Webster Groves is trying to add to her already impressive chess resume over the next few days at the St. Louis Chess Club.


Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting LIVE  Chessbase News

After a rest day, the Sparkassen Chess meeting in Dortmund continues today with the 3rd round. In a German derby meet the national team Daniel Fridman and ...


Chess: Magnus Carlsen hoping to reach new heights at Sinquefield Cup  The Guardian

Arithmetic seems against the world champion as he sets his sights on a record rating and he may have to wait until 2020 to achieve that goal.


Garry Kasparov – No Chess Monopoly in Hypocrisy  chess24

In this exclusive opinion piece Garry Kasparov gives his verdict on Magnus Carlsen's campaign to get the Norwegian Chess Federation to accept almos...


MPL announces digital chess tournament with prize pool of Rs 10 lakh, winner gets Rs 5 lakh  Moneycontrol

It will be a 12-hour gaming competition, and will have 200000 chess enthusiasts competing for the top spots.


Most people think playing chess makes you 'smarter', but the evidence isn't clear on that  Phys.Org

Chess has long been an important part of school culture. Many people believe chess has a range of cognitive benefits including improved memory, IQ, problem ...


Magnus Carlsen's 5th Banter Blitz session  chess24

Magnus Carlsen will be back to play more blitz against chess24 Premium users this Tuesday 16th July at 18:30 CEST. The World Champion ended the l...


Auto Chess Blew Up, and Big Publishers Raced to Cash In  VICE

In the last few months we've seen the sudden arrival and widespread popularity of a new genre: Auto Chess. The original, created within DOTA 2's internal mod ...


Junior Speed Chess Championship: Maghsoodloo vs. Sarana  Chess.com

On Thursday, Parham Maghsoodloo of Iran plays Alexey Sarana of Russia in the third match of the quarterfinals of the Chess.com Junior Speed Chess ...


Chess Rush is getting a global tournament from Tencent  Daily Esports

Tencent Games has announced a global tournament for its newest auto battler mobile game, Chess Rush. The Chess Rush Global Star Challenge will pit eight ...


Coach Of The Month: IM Mateusz Bobula  Chess.com

IM Mateusz Bobula is one of the new coaches on Chess.com. His streams at www.Twitch.tv/matbobula emphasize opening theory and break down critical ...


Anand Teams With ChessKid To Grow Scholastic Chess In India  Chess.com

Vishy Anand, a legendary chess player and five-time world champion, will join forces with ChessKid to promote scholastic chess in India, Anand and ChessKid ...


Chess: Magnus Carlsen scores in Alphazero style in fresh record hunt  The Guardian

Magnus Carlsen, the world champion, needs eight out of 11 in Zagreb to tie his top monthly rating of 2882 and nine out of 11 to beat his daily best.


Magnus Carlsen's Amazing Pawn Sacrifices  Chess.com

There is a well-known chess joke (or maybe not even a joke!) that it is much more difficult to sacrifice a pawn than a queen. Indeed, in most queen sacrifices you ...


Living Chess - The Golden Age  Chess.com

[cover image from Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There by Lewis Carroll; illustrated by Peter Newell, 1902 ] ...


Gopalganj runners-up in Asian Cities Chess  The Daily Star

Gopalganj of Bangladesh became runners-up with 14 points in the Asian Cities Chess Team Championship at the FARS Hotel in Dhaka yesterday. Tehran of ...


7 reasons you should hire a chess player  Chessbase News

well actually 7+1 — just in case seven reasons isn't enough...LEONIDAS LIASKOS was looking for a job and found his chess skills could be an asset. Coming ...


Chess: Can you win this endgame in just two moves?  Financial Times

World champion Carlsen rewrites chess history at Zagreb.


Firouzja Defeats Sevian 17-10, Advances To Junior Speed Chess Championship Semis  Chess.com

On Tuesday, Alireza Firouzja defeated Sam Sevian by a score of 17-10 including a dominant 7.5-2.5 performance in the 1+1 portion to advance to the Semifinals ...


Do You Want To Be The No. 1 Chess Player In The World?  Chess.com

If you are a club player rated around 2000 USCF, then you are probably laughing at the question in the headline. You are probably thinking: "Yes, I would love to ...


MN teen to play in U.S. Junior Chess Nationals  KARE11.com

PLYMOUTH, Minn. — A Plymouth teen is really good at chess. In fact, he's playing at the U.S. Junior's Championship Wednesday in Missouri. Andrew Tang is ...


Unstoppable Forces, Immovable Objects In Round 10 Grand Chess Tour Croatia  Chess.com

In yesterday's report, there was a sense that round 10 of the Grand Chess Tour Croatia would be the decisive round, with Magnus Carlsen and Wesley So ...


On Chess: World Champion Continues His Dominance On Grand Chess Tour In Croatia  KBIA

Magnus Carlsen continued his domination of the Grand Chess Tour and the chess world overall with yet another win. This time, the world champion clinched.


This teenage chess player from Ashburn is among the world's best  Loudoun Times-Mirror

Seventeen-year-old Ashburn resident and chess sensation Jennifer Yu is competing in the U.S. Junior Championship in St. Louis, a prestigious, invitation-only ...


Reliable Builders take home top place in chess tournament  Guam Pacific Daily News

Tamuning's Reliable Builders, Inc. chess team captured this year's Guam Island Fair/Liberation chess team tournament held at the Agana Shopping Center on ...


Squirrel Hill chess grandmaster stays sharp before U.S. Senior Championship  Tribune-Review

Alex Shabalov prepares his mind and body for chess matches the way some elite athletes train for competition. Once a week for the past few weeks, the ...


The Mechanical Turk: How a Chess-playing Hoax Inspired Real Computers - D-brief  Discover Magazine

The mechanical chess machine beat Benjamin Franklin and left a lasting impression on computer pioneer Charles Babbage.


Carlsen Draws Controversy With New Club, 2020 World Championship Stance  Chess.com

Magnus Carlsen drew strong reactions in Norway today by creating a new chess club that offers free membership to the first 1000 members, with Carlsen paying ...


Chess Review  AltDaily

Chess at the Generic Theatre was sublime. Sublime is defined as something with such excellence or beauty as to inspire great admiration or awe.


Auto Chess is the newest craze in town to follow battle royales: here's a few of the most popular games  Destructoid

The Dota Auto Chess mod kicked off at the beginning of 2019, and started a trend in the process. After reaching an apex of eight million players over a scant few ...


Chess.com Month in Review: June 2019  Chess.com

July is upon us, chess fans—and you know what that means: Once again, it's time to catch up with what's been going on with Chess.com product development ...


Students create human game of chess  Miami County Republic

LOUISBURG — Chess has returned to Louisburg, and it looks like it's here to stay.


Maghsoodloo Overpowers Sarana, Joins Junior Speed Chess Semis  Chess.com

Parham Maghsoodloo outfoxed Alexey Sarana in Thursday's Junior Speed Chess Championship quarterfinal match, with strong finishes in both the 5|1 and 3|1 ...


Do We Still Need Classical Chess?  Chess.com

The classical format of our beloved game is under attack. People are complaining about boring games that lead to an abundance of draws in super-GM ...


Lively start to 47th Dortmund Sparkassen Chess-Meeting  Chessbase News

It's that time again: From July 13th to 21st, the traditional Sparkassen Chess Meeting takes place in Dortmund. Always one of the strongest tournaments in the ...


Junior Speed Chess Championship: Wei Yi vs. Van Foreest  Chess.com

On Wednesday, Wei Yi of China plays Jorden van Foreest of the Netherlands in the second match of the quarterfinals of the Chess.com Junior Speed Chess ...


Trap Chess Keeps Players On Their Toes  Hackaday

Chess is a game that originated so long ago, we don't have concrete information as to its origins. Rules have changed throughout history, and many continue to ...


Scoring a Win In League of Legends: Teamfight Tactics (Auto-Chess Gameplay)  IGN

After many, many rounds of the highly-addicting League of Legends Teamfight Tactics, watch us nab a win using a really cool Assassin build that kind of fell into ...


On Chess: A US Junior, Junior Girls And Senior Preview  St. Louis Public Radio

The St. Louis Chess Club is known for hosting the premier chess events in the country. This is the first time, however, that three will be hosted at the.


Dota Underlords, Valve's official Auto Chess game, is giving away its first battle pass for free  Destructoid

If you haven't read up on the Auto Chess phenomenon yet, I'll wait. Ready? Okay! So you're now aware that DOTA Underlords is Valve's official take on Auto ...


My Kingdom For A Chess Horse  Chess.com

I learned the phrase "a horse, a horse, my kingdom for a horse" in school when I studied Richard III by William Shakespeare. These days, people use this ...


Kazakh chess players win 2019 Asian Juniors Championship medals  Astana Times

NUR-SULTAN – Kazakh chess player Assel Serikbai won the Asian U-20 Championship, which took place June 30 to July 9 in Surakarta, Indonesia. Kazakh ...


Wei Yi Too Strong For Van Foreest, Reaches Junior Speed Chess Semis  Chess.com

Wei Yi was clearly too much to handle for Jorden van Foreest in Wednesday's Junior Speed Chess Championship quarterfinal match. The Chinese GM won ...


International chess referee Aram Iskandaryan passed away  Panorama.am

International chess referee Aram Iskandarayn passed away aged 62 after a long disease. the Chess federation of Armenia reported. The Federation expressed ...


How To Play League Of Legends New Auto-Chess Game Teamfight Tactics On Mobile  Happy Gamer

For PC gamers, the latest rave is auto-chess – a genre where players purchase units to combine and compose in an arena to create a team that.


Nepomniachtchi Leads Croatia Grand Chess Tour As Carlsen, Mamedyarov Play Stunner  Chess.com

Day four of the Croatia Grand Chess Tour was exciting despite all six games ending in draws. In an enterprising day of chess, the players entertained one and ...


Firouzja Beats Sevian To Reach Junior Speed Chess Semifinals  Chess.com

Alireza Firouzja defeated Sam Sevian by a score of 17-10 Tuesday, including a dominant 7.5-2.5 performance in the 1|1 portion to advance to the semifinals of ...


Today: Women's Speed Chess Final Gunina vs Danielian  Chess.com

The final of the Chess.com Women's Speed Chess Championship will be played Thursday between GM Valentina Gunina from Russia and GM Elina Danielian ...


The Little Ivory Chess Piece That Sold for Almost $1 Million  Hyperallergic

Plus, last week's case of who bought the maybe-Caravaggio painting has apparently been solved, and the Fyre Festival island is up for sale. Eric Vilas-BoasJuly ...


Chess: national solving championship opens to entries from Britain this week  The Guardian

A prize fund of at least £1225 is on offer at the national solving championship, with qualification for the 2020 world solving championship available to the ...


What chess can learn from racing  Chessbase News

Annually, sponsors spend over five billion dollars per year on motorsports. Millions of fans watch motorsports, such as Formula One, IndyCar, and NASCAR.


Teamfight Tactics one-ups Auto Chess by being more fun with friends  Polygon

Auto battling games are all the rage. But until now, games like Auto Chess have never been fun to play with friends. Teamfight Tactics — the auto battler from ...


Stavanger, Norway Withdraws 2020 World Champs Bid After Carlsen Pressure  Chess.com

Stavanger, Norway is officially out of the bidding process for the 2020 world chess championship, organizers announced. Magnus Carlsen's father, Henrik ...


Rondo Commemorative Plaza schedules Zumba, Tai Chi, chess, college applications and more  St. Paul Pioneer Press

A new decorative plaza at the corner of Concordia Avenue and Fisk Street is bringing the blues to the Old Rondo neighborhood, on top of Zumba, Tai Chi, chess ...


The Method in Chess: 5 new video series  chess24

“Clearly the best educational book about chess” is how Alexander Grischuk once described Iossif Dorfman's “The Method in Chess”, and we're thrilled that the ...


Ancient Chess Piece Bought For £5, Sold For £735,000  Chess.com

An ancient chess piece kept in a drawer for 55 years and originally bought for £5 was today sold at auction for £735000 (U.S. $927062, or 820232 euro).


Women's Speed Chess: Gunina Beats Kosteniuk In Biggest Comeback Ever  Chess.com

Coming back from a four-point deficit hadn't been seen in the history of speed chess matches on Chess.com until Valentina Gunina defeated Alexandra ...


King Carlsen takes domination to new level in chess  Times of India

PUNE: Magnus Carlsen continues to dominate. In an unprecedented fashion. The Norwegian World Chess Champion won the Zagreb Super GM meet in ...


Letter: Missing the chess column  Danbury News Times

The News-Times edition of Sunday, July 7, omitted the chess column, a part of the Arts and Style section. Yet we still have the crossword, horoscope, Sudoku, ...


Is Auto Chess Killing Hearthstone? | TheGamer  TheGamer

A mass exodus away from Hearthstone is happening on Twitch right now as *content* creators continue to fall in love with the new auto chess genre.


Learning Pawn Structure For Chess Players Under 2000  Chess.com

What is pawn structure? From my online glossary, I define it as “the positioning of the whole pawn mass. Also referred to as the pawn skeleton. This positioning ...


In annual "Cops vs. Kids" Chess Tournament in South Seattle, everyone comes out a winner  KIRO Seattle

It was a battle between cops and kids, where in the end, everyone came out a winner.


Carlsen Wins In 23 Moves As Grand Chess Tour Resumes  Chess.com

The 2019 Grand Chess Tour resumed in Zagreb, Croatia on Wednesday with its second event of the year after the season opener in Abidjan with the Cote ...


Underdog Danielian Wins Women's Speed Chess Championship  Chess.com

She entered the competition as a qualifier, joined the bracket as the lowest seed and ended up winning the whole thing. Elina Danielian beat Valentina Gunina ...


Auto Chess proves again that it's modders who know what we really want  Eurogamer.net

About 10 years ago, at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, I went to see a game put together by an enterprising team of ex-modders who'd ...


Riga GP: Two matches go to Armageddon  Chessbase News

On the first round of tiebreaks at the FIDE Grand Prix in Riga, Jan-Krzysztof Duda, Alexander Grischuk, Wesley So and Veselin Topalov needed merely two rapid ...


Houlton artist, chess master Morin passes  The County

For years, Houlton artist and chess master Roger Morin honed his craft in the Shiretown and readily passed that knowledge on to others.


Chess & Baseball: The thinking man's games  Macon Telegraph

Yankees Manager Joe Girardi tells columnist William C. Rhoden how chess helps inform his decisions on the baseball diamond.


PRO Chess League Summer Series: Movers Shine, Wizards Spoil Capybaras' Debut  Chess.com

Group C of the PRO Chess League Summer Series could not have had a more dramatic start. In a group with three PRO Chess League playoff teams, tensions ...


Chess  Independent.ie

A week ago Magnus Carlsen won the Croatia Grand Chess Tour tournament with 8 points out of 11, with a rating performance of 2948. The world champion ...


Tencent unveils its Auto-Chess title for Android and iOS called Chess Rush  Dot Esports

Chinese games giant Tencent is making its play in the in the autobattler genre with Chess Rush, a mobile title that will release on Android and iOS in “just a few ...


Women's Speed Chess Semifinal: Harika-Danielian Preview  Chess.com

The Chess.com Women's Speed Chess Championship continues today with the first semifinal of the competition between GM Harika Dronavalli (India) and GM ...


League Of Legends’ ‘Teamfight Tactics’ Auto Chess Spin-Off Has A Massive First Day On Twitch  Forbes

Riot Games has spun Teamfight Tactics out of League of Legends, and the auto chess mod has proven to be a big hit on day one.


Junior Speed Chess: Gledura Beats Liang In Overtime  Chess.com

GM Benjamin Gledura eliminated GM Awonder Liang on Tuesday in what was a thriller of a Junior Speed Chess Championship match. Gledura had lost the ...


Chess: how many white checkmates in one move?  Financial Times

England's top chess players battle for the succession to Nigel Short and Michael Adams.


How strong is Magnus now?  BusinessWorld Online

Croatia Grand Chess Tour Zagreb, Croatia June 26-July 8, 2019. Final Standings. 1. Magnus Carlsen NOR 2875, 8.0/11. 2. Wesley So USA 2754, 7.0/11. 3-4.


Women's Speed Chess Semifinal Kosteniuk-Gunina Preview  Chess.com

The second semifinal of the Chess.com Women's Speed Chess Championship will be played today between GM Alexandra Kosteniuk and GM Valentina ...


DOTA Underlords, Valve's take on Auto Chess, is getting a prototype battle pass  GamesRadar

The auto chess craze continues to blaze through the annals of PC gaming as DOTA Underlords, Valve's take on the famous DOTA 2 mod, is getting an early ...


CHESS COLUMN: Go for the kill  Duncan Banner

In the Beatles movie “Yellow Submarine,” Ringo says, “There's a hole in me pocket. Maybe that's the way out.” With hint in mind, please try to find white's winning ...


USA opportunities for chess kids  Chessbase News

The latest news from the Kasparov Chess Foundation includes and update on their Young Stars program and, from New York, the Harlem Children's Zone.


Toy Story Brings Chess to Life in a New Collector's Set  Comicbook.com

USAopoly has released the Toy Story Collector's Chess set, which replaces the standard pieces with full-color sculpted PVC figures of Disney / Pixar's ...


A Guide To Auto Chess, 2019’s Most Popular New Game Genre  Kotaku

Over the weekend, Dota Underlords lured 200000 concurrent players onto its checkered battlefield of swords, sorcery, and slot machines. Meanwhile, Riot's ...