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Monday, August 03, 2015 5:45
The format is rarely more than a sideline to a chess event, but in the second China-Russia international match of the summer, the structure became the story. GM Sergey Karjakin proved particularly adept...
Saturday, August 01, 2015 21:21
The Chess.com news team focusus mostly on big events and announcements on these pages, and we don't always have time to mention other chess news stories. Today we bring you some of the chess-related events...
Saturday, August 01, 2015 1:07
The U.S. has produced and harvested a glut of GMs in the last few years, so it's understandable if you haven't been able to remember them all. GM Mackenzie Molner is one of those names...
Friday, July 31, 2015 1:22
The Swiss town of Biel, home of the long-standing chess festival and grandmaster tournament of the same name, is on the German-French language divide. At least it was before today. GM...

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Monday, August 03, 2015 11:37
Chess-playing computers are almost unfathomably strong, and they are improving faster than even the best human players. Three months ago, we took a look at the top five computer chess engines, and today the...
Sunday, August 02, 2015 11:55
Computers continually change the way we play chess. The reports about new cases of computer cheating are sad reality of our days. We already discussed the many way computers affect chess in this series of...
Friday, July 31, 2015 9:29
I am the proud owner of the obscure volume Pillsbury's Chess Career, published in 1922 by the American Chess Bulletin and written by two English amateurs, Philip Walsingham...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:52
Among the less-trodden paths White can follow against the Sicilian Defense is the system with the seemingly paradoxical combination of Nc3 and Bb5. To my knowledge, this variation,...

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