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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 9:00
The Sharjah Grand Prix today saw a blunder in the "very rare" category. Alexander Riazantsev's mistake was huge, and he could resign immediately against Dmitry Jakovenko. In the fifth round, Michael...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 9:00
The women's world championship in Tehran saw a huge sensation with the elimination of Ju Wenjun. The top seed was defeated by her compatriot Tan Zhongyi, Harika Dronavalli, Anna Muzychuk and...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 20:20
Unlike many sports leagues where all or most of the playoff berths are decided before the final games of the regular season, the Professional Rapid Online (PRO) Chess League has ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 9:00
With a great attacking game Shakhriyar Mamedyarov defeated Michael Adams, and in doing so he joined Maxime Vachier-Lagrave in the lead at the Sharjah Grand Prix. The other winner...

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 14:03
De retour après une demande des lecteurs clairement insuffisante, Les Mauvais Coups de Pete est la série "pédagogique" dans laquelle je soumets mes pires coups et idées d...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 14:03
Back after truly underwhelming reader demand, Pete's Pathetic Chess is the "instructional" column where I subject my awful moves and chess ideas to analysis by an actual grandmaster...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 6:55
One of the biggest open tournaments of the year (Gibraltar) was marred by a bizarre incident that happened in the last round. The women's world champion, Hou Yifan, lost her game in...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:58
Chess players are always looking for new openings. But picking an opening isn’t easy since there are so many to choose. Sometimes the choice is made by using the openings of...

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In addition to ChessCenter shows, airing after every game at 5pm Pacific on chess.com/tv - I am...
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With the World Champion about to defend his title against Sergey Karjakin, this is the perfect time...
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The recent strong chess open in the German town of Bad Wiessee was won by my Werder Bremen...