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  1. Nakamura, MVL, Grischuk Confirmed For Abu Dhabi Super Blitz Challenge On April 15

    The Abu Dhabi Chess & Culture Club and Chess.com announce the first Abu Dhabi Super Blitz Challenge, on Wednesday, April 15. With a total prize fund of $10,000, early entries include GM Hikaru Nakamura, GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and GM Alexand...
  2. French Chess Players Return Home After Quarantine In Murmansk

    A group of young French chess players was quarantined in Murmansk, Russia when one Irish participant of their tournament was tested positive for the coronavirus. After two weeks, the French players were finally able to travel back home. The tour...
  3. Grand Chess Tour Cancels 2020 Season Due To COVID-19

    The 2020 Grand Chess Tour has been canceled. The Saint Louis Chess Club stated that events planned for August-September in St. Louis might still happen if the situation has improved enough by that time. After a meeting on Friday, the Grand Chess...
  4. A Pictorial Look-Back At The Candidates

    Much has been said about the FIDE Candidates Tournament, the postponement of the second half and the situation regarding GM Teimour Radjabov. It's easy to forget that chess fans saw a marvelous (half) tournament, one that provided a wealth of grea...
  5. Register Now: Anand And India's Best To Offer Charity Simuls This Month

    Six of India's best players will offer simultaneous exhibitions on Chess.com to support the Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund. Set to start on Saturday, April 11, at 6 am Pacific Time (...