World Chess Cup 2011

The World Chess Cup will take place August 28- September 20  in Khanty Mansiysk. It is a knock out competition and includes 128 players. The winner qualifies for the next World Chess Championship Candidates event. Yuri Shulman , Alexander Onischuk Gata Kamsky, Ray  Robson Samuel Shankland, Alexander  Ivanov Continue reading

U.S. Chess League 2011

Week 1: Monday, August 29th 1. Boston Blitz vs New England Nor’easters                              7:00 PM EST         2. Manhattan Applesauce vs Philadelphia Inventors                    7:15 PM EST 3. Miami Sharks vs Arizona Scorpions                                      9:00 PM EST        4. Los Angeles Vibe vs Dallas Destiny                                      9:00 PM EST Continue reading