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  • Candidates Tournament silently postponed?
    Despite being only two weeks away from the date announced for resumption of the Chess Candidates Tournament in Yeka… read more
    Published on 2020-10-14
  • Magnus Carlsen seizes leadership at Altibox Norway Ches...
    With only two rounds to go, reigning World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen overtakes the leadership at Altibox Norway… read more
    Published on 2020-10-14
  • 17-years old Alireza Firouzja topping the Altibox Norwa...
    The first super grandmasters chess tournament to be organised after covid19 virus expansion is currently ongoing in… read more
    Published on 2020-10-13
  • Susan Kantor Memorial
    The Internet Chess Club (ICC) announces the 1st Annual Susan E. Kantor Memorial Online Chess Tournament to be held … read more
    Published on 2020-10-13
  • European Corporate Chess Championship 2020
    European Corporate Chess Championship took place on 3rd and 4th October and was played through Tornelo Online Platf… read more
    Published on 2020-10-13
  • Gibraltar Chess Festival cancelled
    With the greatest regret we hereby announce that the 19th edition of the Gibraltar International Chess Festival, wh… read more
    Published on 2020-10-12
  • Balkan Youth Online Chess Championships
    Balkan Chess Federation, affiliated to FIDE, organises Balkan Youth Online Individual and Team Championships from 3… read more
    Published on 2020-10-12
  • Chess firm Play Magnus valued at $85m
    Play Magnus Group, the tech firm founded by World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen, has listed on the Oslo Stock Excha… read more
    Published on 2020-10-09
  • Chicago Open online on ICC
    The 29th Annual Chicago Open and the Chicago Blitz Open are scheduled to take place from 9-12th October online on t… read more
    Published on 2020-09-29
  • FIDE Candidates Tournament continues on 1st of November
    After seven rounds played at FIDE Candidates 2020 in Yekaterinburg, FIDE decided to stop the tournament on 26th Mar… read more
    Published on 2020-09-26
  • A Special Statement From US Chess
    “We believe everyone has a seat at the chess table.” This is one of the six core values of US Chess. It… read more
    Published on 2020-06-09
  • One Move at a Time June Edition: FM Robby Adamson
    Welcome to the June 2020 edition of “One Move at a Time,” the US Chess podcast in which Dan Lucas, the … read more
    Published on 2020-06-09
  • SwissSys Feature for Helping with US Chess Ra...
    For Tournament Directors running events on, SwissSys has been kind enough to add a new feature, from vers… read more
    Published on 2020-06-06
  • Fair Play Endorsement by US Chess
    June 3, 2020 In our ongoing initiatives to make online rated play more available and to provide more certainty abou… read more
    Published on 2020-06-05
  • Chess and Coronavirus
    Editor’s note: with this publication of GM Jesse Kraai’s cover story for the June issue of Chess Life h… read more
    Published on 2020-06-05
  • The TD Show Episode 6 – Understanding Ratable Time Co...
    The TD Show This week’s “The TD Show” topic will be “Understanding Ratable Time Controls&rd… read more
    Published on 2020-06-04
  • WIM Ivette Garcia Morales to Teach Chess & Spanish ...
    WIM Ivette Garcia Morales will appear in our June 4 Girls Club class on Zoom and will teach both Spanish AND chess.… read more
    Published on 2020-06-02
  • June Cover Stories with Chess Life: GM Jesse Kraai
    The June edition of “Cover Stories with Chess Life” is now live! This monthly podcast, now hosted by Ch… read more
    Published on 2020-06-02
  • 2020 Scholar-Chessplayer Awards Announced
     A joint effort of the US Chess Trust, US Chess, and the National Scholastic Chess Foundation. The 501(c)(3) U… read more
    Published on 2020-06-01
  • The Check is in the Mail: June 2020
    Burmeister wins 2017 Electronic Knights Ferdinand Burmeister (courtesy subject) Ferdinand Burmeister has won the 20… read more
    Published on 2020-06-01

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