Vincent Keymer crosses 2700

Vincent Keymer’s win in round 4 of the Polish Ekstraliga took him past the 2700-rating mark for the first time in his career, at age 17. Matthias Bluebaum also obtained a nice victory, as he defeated India’s number three Pentala Harikrishna. | Photo: B…

Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting LIVE


Dortmund Chess 2013
will be held from July 26th to August 4th as a single round robin with
10 participants. Live games with analysis will be daily on

The field will be led by ten-times champion of the event Vladimir Kramnik and last …

Sinquefield Cup in Saint Louis


For the first time ever, World Championship challenger GM Magnus Carlsen will play a high-profile tournament in the United States.

The World’s No. 1 ranked player will take on three other top-ten players in Saint Louis this September when he joins GM…