SEPT 13.. The final day of Chess 960 : Magnus Carlsen and  Hikaru Nakamura Tie for 1st and split the prize winnings .. Congratulations to the co-champions of 2020 Champions Showdown: Chess9LX winner @MagnusCarlsen and @GMHikaru! They won $31,250 each — Saint Louis Chess Club (@STLChessClub) September 13, 2020… Continue reading


STL CHESS CLUB ON LINE CHESS 960..CHAMPIONS SHOWDOWN Games will start daily at 1:00pm CDT (GMT-5) from September 11-13 with expert commentary featuring GM’s Yasser Seirawan and Maurice Ashley and WGM Jennifer Shahade. Viewers can watch live on or on STLChessClub’s YouTube and channels.     Check out the recap of day 1 of… Continue reading

Chess in Tweets

Chess in Tweets What’s trending currently in the Chess World….. via @wired — Quantum Gambitz (@QuantumChess) September 10, 2020 Daily chess puzzle Krasenkow – Jansa, @SchachBL 2002 — (@Chesspuzzle_net) September 9, 2020 FIDE Candidates Tournament Resumes November 1 — Marshall Chess Club (@MarshallChessNY) September 9, 2020 Can… Continue reading

Sample Games

Bart’s Sample Games for thee ole  PGN EDITOR..   Non-Rated Blitz Games on GameKnot. I like the time control 3 mins or 5 . I also like the board/pieces compared to other sites.. (that offer Blitz Time control) I don’t care about attaining a Rating on the internet ..The only… Continue reading

The Bobby Fischer of Cards

The Bobby Fischer of Cards: Stuart Errol Ungar (September 8, 1953 – November 22, 1998) was an American professional poker, blackjack, and gin rummy player, widely regarded to have been the greatest Texas hold ’em and gin player of all time. Ungar’s prodigy-level IQ and total recall contributed to his blackjack card counting abilities, which were so… Continue reading

W P T/ Mike Sexton

Poker Hall of Fame member and longtime commentator for the World Poker Tour Mike Sexton passed away on Sunday at the age of 72. World Poker Tour Announces the Passing of Mike Sexton. #ThankYouMike — World Poker Tour (@WPT) September 7, 2020 Mike Sexton passed away peacefully at… Continue reading

Othello/Reversi/9 Break

Othello/Reversi/9 Break  Othello ..Minute to learn.. Life time to Master  じっくり考えて一発で解こう!今日の詰めオセロスマホ⇒⇒ – — オセロジャパン (@othellojapan) September 4, 2020 Week-end puzzle – Rather hard→ Black plays and win with a (+2) advantage→ Answer will be given on Monday Othello Expert app is here:……… "Retweet if you like, follow otherwise"… Continue reading