Top stars for King Salman World Chess event – gulfnews.com

Top stars for King Salman World Chess event – gulfnews.com

Rapid and Blitz contest being held in Riyadh for the first time Image Credit: Courtesy: UAECF Mottaz Al Sulaiman and Geoffrey Borg, executive director of World Chess Federation after signing the deal to host the event. Dubai: Some of the world’s best chess players have arrived to take part in the Riyadh Rapid and Blitz […]

Chess: Surat Tennis Club to host women's national c'ship – Sportstarlive

Chess: Surat Tennis Club to host women’s national c’shipSportstarliveHistory of different kind will be made on Saturday, when the 44th National women’s premier chess championship opens at the Surat Tennis Club, which turned 90 this year. “It is the most important chess tournament ever to be organised at Surat,” said … and more »

Regional qualifiers for Malawi's 2018 Chess Olympiad start this weekend – Nyasa Times

Regional qualifiers for Malawi's 2018 Chess Olympiad start this weekend – Nyasa Times

 Malawi’s three region’s chess leagues will this weekend start qualifiers for next year’s world Chess Olympiad which the Eastern European city of Batumi in Georgia will host in September. Seeded: Woman FIDE Master Linda Jambo The Central and Nothern regional leagues will start their qualifiers this weekend (25th and 26th Nov) while the South will hold theirs on December […]

Radjabov's Qualification Chances Take Hit After Second GP Loss – Chess.com

The two men attempting to qualify for the next Candidates’ tournament tried the hardest today. The hardest not to lose. Only one was successful. GMs Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Teimour Radjabov played the two longest games of round seven of the FIDE Grand Prix in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. The Frenchman had some chances to win […]

Chess Corner: How to serve a queen – Muskogee Daily Phoenix

+1  This week in honor of Thanksgiving a mating attack is served. On holidays, even queens and kings may help serve. With this hint in mind, please try to find white’s mating attack. White’s bishop prevents the black king from occupying the g8 square and helps corner the king. This sets up the queen sacrifice […]

Chess grandmaster says whatever Trump's doing, it isn't chess – The Week Magazine

Chess grandmaster says whatever Trump's doing, it isn't chess – The Week Magazine

Observer Chess grandmaster says whatever Trump’s doing, it isn’t chessThe Week MagazineRetired chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov, whose men’s world championship victory at the age of 22 made him the pride of the Soviet Union, claimed anyone looking to write a metaphor about President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin ought to …Chess Master Says Trump Lacks […]

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