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Sunday, August 19, 2018 4:35
Goodbye short films, hello "The Godfather." After today's transition to classical chess, the final game took 36 times as long as blitz thanks to some long, technical endings. Better get a bigger...
Saturday, August 18, 2018 4:05
Three Grand Chess Tour events are in the books, and one book just came out. A lot has happened in the last 48 hours in St. Louis since Hikaru Nakamura won his second leg of the GCT season to lead the tour...
Thursday, August 16, 2018 17:54
At the age of 14 years, 1 month, and 1 day, Indian prodigy Nihal Sarin became the twelfth youngest grandmaster in chess history. He scored his third grandmaster norm...
Thursday, August 16, 2018 1:16
--Flash Report-- Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura thought he needed 5.5/9 in today's second blitz session to clinch his first Grand Chess Tour win on home soil. He scored exactly that...

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Saturday, August 18, 2018 9:02
Chess is a rich game, dating back over a millennia. On Chess.com alone, over 2,000,000,000 games have been played! Which games are the very best ever played? No one can answer that conclusively, but we are...
Friday, August 17, 2018 9:27
Want a quick way to share your favorite chess games with friends online? Why not try a chess GIF? Making GIFs of your favorite chess games is now easy with Chess.com's GIF Maker! Here's how to use...
Thursday, August 16, 2018 8:11
The day my daughter was due was approaching. There was not much to do but wait. Another day passed. I couldn’t concentrate on work. Another day, and then another. I couldn...
Monday, August 13, 2018 8:09
On March 24, 1937, the leading Soviet chess magazine 64 published a theoretical article about a new opening system it called the "Panov Defense."  I challenge you to...

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