GM Ju Wenjun FIDE World Rapid Championship (women)St. Petersburg, RussiaDec. 26-28, 2018 Final Top Standings(Rapid Ratings are used) 1. GM Ju Wenjun CHN 2584, 10.0/12 2-3. IM Sarasadat Khademalsharieh IRI 2402, GM Aleksandra Goryachkina RUS 2477, 9.0/12 4-9. GM Anna Muzychuk UKR 2595, GM Tan Zhongyi CHN 2442, IM Zhansaya Abdumalik KAZ 2444, GM Kateryna […]
Mixing it up with chess and hip hop at the pool Published: January 7, 2019 3:20PM POOL TIME: Ilminster Intermediate School pool is now open and is […]
The question at hand is not a trick, but it is tough. About a decade before Bobby Fischer made the cover, the inaugural chess player on the cover of Sports Illustrated was 1960s U.S. chess star Lisa Lane. Lisa Lane, the groundbreaker. | Photo: August 7, 1961 cover of Sports Illustrated. Lane won her first […]
Gary Borders: Finally defeated at chess – 010419 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 […]