Asian Championships in Chengdu will qualify five players for the World Cup.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

UMBC Won the Biggest Upset in NCAA History. Then, They Praised the Chess Team

"They paved the way. We looked up to them.".....»»

Category: topSource: incMar 17th, 2018

Chess uncle: Meet Abdul Samad, the man who spends his days playing chess

Abdul Samad, or "Chess uncle" as he is fondly called, left his native town in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, and came to Delhi over three years ago.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 16th, 2018


Mamedaryov has been solid, winning a big game versus 2016 Challenger Karjakin and drawing the rest.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 16th, 2018

Ola"s chess match with both rivals and investors; seeks $1 bn funding

Market speculation on next moves, with it and arch-rival Uber having the same big stakeholder, raises questions on future consolidation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 11th, 2018

The incredible multi-dimensional chess of Qualcomm vs. Broadcom - TechCrunch

TechCrunchThe incredible multi-dimensional chess of Qualcomm vs. BroadcomTechCrunchGame of Thrones may be out of season, but the comp.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 10th, 2018


The Tal Memorial Rapid featured a stellar 10-player field competing for $130,000, with $25,000 as the first prize.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 9th, 2018


There are question marks over Levon Aronian's temperament.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 2nd, 2018

Comcast CEO"s Bid to Take Over Sky Scrambles Deals for Fox and Disney

Comcast is pursuing an audacious takeover of European pay TV giant Sky, a power move in a global media-industry chess match......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 27th, 2018


Every Russian village has a few young, hungry, underrated Chess players.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 23rd, 2018


Ilyumzhinov, who has been Fide President since 1995, intends to run again......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 16th, 2018

Detained Bookseller in China Says Sweden Using Him as "Chess Piece"

China defended the detention of Swedish bookseller Gui Minhai, saying he was suspected of leaking state secrets, a day after a police-arranged appearance in which he accused Stockholm of using him for political gain......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 11th, 2018

Detained Bookseller Says Sweden Is Using Him as a "Chess Piece"

A Swedish bookseller detained by Chinese authorities surfaced Friday in a police-arranged appearance in which he accused Stockholm of using him for political gains......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjFeb 10th, 2018


The National Blind Championships has gotten underway, thanks to crowd-sourcing.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 9th, 2018

7 Games Every Leader Should Be Playing (Besides Chess)

The games aren't always serious, but the way they develop your brain and skills sure is......»»

Category: topSource: incFeb 9th, 2018


Kramnik played very positive chess (six wins, two losses). That included a last-round gift from Baskaran Adhiban, who made a suicidal exchange sacrifice when he held an edge.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 2nd, 2018

Will Washington"s Chess Game In Syria Lead To War With NATO Ally Turkey?

Authored by Darius Shatahmasebi via, It’s not clear if the United .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 2nd, 2018

Ancient Chess Piece With Islamic Designs Discovered in Norway, Baffling Archaeologists

The knight piece is one of a handful of medieval chess pieces found in the area......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 29th, 2018


Ten rounds into the Tata Steel, there is a three-way tie at the top in the Masters.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 26th, 2018


The Tata Steel chess tournament is underway at Wijk aan Zee.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 19th, 2018

Assange Tweets Famous Chess Match Depicting "Safe White King" One Day After Ecuador Grants Citizenship

Assange Tweets Famous Chess Match Depicting "Safe White King" One Day After Ecuador Grants Citizenship.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 13th, 2018