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Saturday, April 30, 2016 19:38
In celebration of the theatrical release of "The Man Who Knew Infinity", Chess.com is proud to host a special blitz event with GM Maxim Dlugy and a readers' Q&A (details below) with GM Viswanathan...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 6:05
After a shaky first day, top seed GM Hikaru Nakamura, dug deep in his back pocket and found his form in day two of the Ultimate Blitz Challenge. Scoring 6.0/9, Nakamura finished a clear point ahead...
Friday, April 29, 2016 21:59
He failed in the first three editions but Magnus Carlsen finally managed to please the local fans in Stavanger. As the only winner on the last day the world champion clinched his...
Friday, April 29, 2016 2:25
If the 2016 U.S. Championship was a slow-moving glacier, the first day of the Ultimate Blitz Challenge event was more like four super-GMs stabbing each other with icicles....

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Sunday, May 01, 2016 9:40
The chess heritage of Francois Andre Danican Philidor is enormous. There is an opening named after him (1.e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6) and three endgame positions all called "the Philidor Position"! The ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 3:18
GM Hikaru Nakamura and GM Pentala Harikrishna are set to face off May 4 at 10 a.m. Pacific Time in the second GM Blitz Battles Match. You may want to bring a cold glass of milk. "Naka" and "Hari" together...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 11:50
The Chess.com member KayOneM asked about the pros and cons of his games and how he can improve his play. He also mentioned that “in some positional games, when I don’t have...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 11:41
Every great chess master agrees that time spent with endgame studies is time well spent! Courtesy of Yochanan Afek, grandmaster for composing endgame studies, Chess.com posts a new...

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