The Most Important Chess Tournament Of The Year: Candidates 2022

Featuring the world’s best chess players, the FIDE Candidates Chess Tournament is the most important event of the year as Hikaru Nakamura, Fabiano Caruana, Alireza Firouzja, Ding Liren and Ian Nepomniachtchi and more fight for the chance to play GM Magnus Carlsen for the world championship title in 2023. All the information: https://go.chess.com/Candidates2022 Follow us… Continue reading The Most Important Chess Tournament Of The Year: Candidates 2022

Alireza Firouzja’s Top 5 Brilliant Moves

Discover Alireza Firouzja’s best EVER brilliant moves in this top 5 with NM Sam Copeland! After an incredible few years, Firouzja became the world chess number two at only 18-years-old as well as being the youngest ever player to be rated 2800! Will he challenge Magnus Carlsen for a World Championship in the coming years?… Continue reading Alireza Firouzja’s Top 5 Brilliant Moves

Kasparov Shocks Hikaru With Signature Move

Enjoy another blitz chess throwback between one of the greatest players ever, Garry Kasparov, and speed chess sensation, @GMHikaru! Watch as @Daniel Naroditsky talks us through this thriller, all including an intense endgame, from the Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz in 2017! Follow us here 😀: ✅ Sign up for FREE online play: http://www.Chess.com 💜… Continue reading Kasparov Shocks Hikaru With Signature Move

Magnus Carlsen’s Stunning Brilliancies vs. French Defense | Danya Commentates Blitz Chess

Watch this beautiful blitz game between world champion Magnus Carlsen and Parham Maghsoodloo at the 2021 World Blitz Championship. Join @Daniel Naroditsky for another breakdown between two of the best speed chess players in the world! Follow us here 😀: ✅ Sign up for FREE online play: http://www.Chess.com 💜 Check us out on Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/chess… Continue reading Magnus Carlsen’s Stunning Brilliancies vs. French Defense | Danya Commentates Blitz Chess

Stockfish Analyzes The 1st World Champion’s Immortal

Computer Engine Stockfish explains a game between the first official world champion, Wilhelm Steinitz, and Curt von Bardeleben. The game took place on August 17, 1895, in the prestigious Hastings tournament in England and has one of the most well-known endings in chess history! Follow us here 😀: ✅ Sign up for FREE online play:… Continue reading Stockfish Analyzes The 1st World Champion’s Immortal

The Youngest Chess Grandmasters Of All Time

Who are the youngest chess grandmasters of all time? Check out chess prodigies like Magnus Carlsen, Bobby Fischer, Judit Polgar, Garry Kasparov, and Anatoly Karpov! See when they became chess grandmasters, and how they stack up against their young counterparts! Notes: * With limited exceptions (national heroes Tal and Keres), players flags represent the national… Continue reading The Youngest Chess Grandmasters Of All Time

Chess Swindle of the Century!

This chess move was absolutely insane! GM Hou Yifan and GM Anna Ushenina faced off in the leg 2 Women’s Speed Chess Championship quarterfinals and it turned out to be one of the wildest chess games of the tournament! GM Robert Hess couldn’t believe what just happened. Follow us here 😀 : ✅ Sign up… Continue reading Chess Swindle of the Century!

Countries With The Most Chess Grandmasters

This data has been organized by http://www.chess.com/member/Spektrowski. Be sure to check out his incredible blog on Chess.com! Read our full article on Countries With The Most Chess Grandmasters: https://www.chess.com/article/view/countries-with-the-most-chess-grandmasters * Federation transfers are treated as happening on January 1st of a given year. * Deaths are treated as happening on December 31st of a given… Continue reading Countries With The Most Chess Grandmasters

FIDE World Rapid & Blitz Championships 2021 | Day 1 (Rapid)

The 2021 World Rapid & Blitz Championship and Women’s Rapid & Blitz Championship are elite events organized by FIDE to determine the best players in fast time controls in the world. The championship gathers national champions and grandmaster-level players from around the globe to compete in two Swiss tournaments for their piece of the $1,000,000.00… Continue reading FIDE World Rapid & Blitz Championships 2021 | Day 1 (Rapid)