Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?
Stanislav Pavlovič | November 19, 2013 – 16:31 | Reads: 5290

So far, there was some excitement in Chennai, but you could hardly say that the tournament was satisfactory. It missed what really is the core value of every sport: Victory and defeat. Magnus Carlsen decided it’s …

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Chess event of decade
ŠK Ružomberok | June 24, 2014 – 13:07 | No Comment | 452 views

Chess event of decade

The biggest chess event since 1993 has begun on 22th May in hotel Kultura in the Ruzomberok town square. More than 20 chess grandmasters met in one place. The participation of 80 chess players with titles made the event Mitropa Cup the strongest tournament in its 33rd year history. Read the full story »

Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?
Stanislav Pavlovič | November 19, 2013 – 16:31 | One Comment | 5,319 views
Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?

So far, there was some excitement in Chennai, but you could hardly say that the tournament was satisfactory. It missed what really is the core value of every sport: Victory and defeat. Magnus Carlsen decided it’s …

Carlsen vs. Anand: Four Draws in Chenai
Stanislav Pavlovič | November 15, 2013 – 13:28 | 3 Comments | 2,115 views
Carlsen vs. Anand: Four Draws in Chenai

The World Chess Chempionship 2013 is very well balanced; even more than we initially expected. There have been 4 draws out of 4 games so far. The fight between the great young talent and vast …

Match of the Decade to Commence Tomorrow: Carlsen vs. Anand
Stanislav Pavlovič | November 8, 2013 – 19:16 | No Comment | 2,290 views
Match of the Decade to Commence Tomorrow: Carlsen vs. Anand

There is 20-year long gap between the two contenders. The older is the current World Champion, the younger is the highest-rated player of all time. 2013  World Chess Championship in Chennai, India will be a real …

Magnus Carlsen Narrowly Wins Over Bosnian Predojevic
Stanislav Pavlovič | July 1, 2013 – 16:46 | 2 Comments | 4,926 views
Magnus Carlsen Narrowly Wins Over Bosnian Predojevic

Magnus Carlsen, the highest-rated chess player in history, played a rapid match against Bosnian GM Borki Predojevic. The match took place in Lillehammer over two days, with four games in total. Famed Norwegian had some …

Spring Championship 2013
Stanislav Pavlovič | May 17, 2013 – 16:00 | One Comment | 864 views
Spring Championship 2013

Monthly and seasonal championships have been a stable part of our site. This May, every user can try to prove that he is the best player at ChessFriends.com.

February Championship 2013
Stanislav Pavlovič | February 21, 2013 – 18:00 | No Comment | 1,211 views
February Championship 2013

In the temperate climate of northern hemisphere, February is not very pleasant month, weather-wise. It is still quite cold and after a few months of winter, you would really do with some sun. Instead, there …

New Android™ App by ChessFriends.com – Play Chess in Your Mobile!
Stanislav Pavlovič | February 5, 2013 – 17:44 | 2 Comments | 4,169 views
New Android™ App by ChessFriends.com – Play Chess in Your Mobile!

A new application for Android™ has been released bringing many new cool features. The application is closely tied to our website, offering similar features and allowing you to use your profile with mobile online games. …

New Video by GM Jan Markos – GM Carlsen vs. GM Anand
Stanislav Pavlovič | January 18, 2013 – 19:03 | 3 Comments | 2,873 views
New Video by GM Jan Markos – GM Carlsen vs. GM Anand

Slovak top rated chess player, GM Jan Markos, provides insight into the game by two players, both of which could claim the title of best player in the world. World’s Champion GM Viswanathan Anand plays …

2012 Championship: The Biggest Championship of the Year!
Stanislav Pavlovič | December 13, 2012 – 16:11 | One Comment | 1,275 views
2012 Championship: The Biggest Championship of the Year!

The biggest tournament of the year is to be held this month. Try your luck in one of the five qualification rounds and prove you are the best!

Amateur Championship 2012: An Opportunity for Recreational Players
Stanislav Pavlovič | December 6, 2012 – 17:16 | 2 Comments | 1,277 views
Amateur Championship 2012: An Opportunity for Recreational Players

Quite a lot of people attend our tournaments, but we have been getting many suggestions about a certain aspect of the current model. In the open category, the stronger players tend to win much more …

Super Blitz Tournament: Win BIG Money Prizes this Sunday!
Stanislav Pavlovič | November 16, 2012 – 17:52 | 4 Comments | 2,767 views
Super Blitz Tournament: Win BIG Money Prizes this Sunday!

Just recently, ChessFriends.com have introduced cash tournamets, so it was just a matter of time when a big tournament would appear. Here it is. The name is Super Blitz tournament and you all are invited …