Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?
November 19, 2013 – 16:31 | 10 Comments | Reads: 8795

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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Politics, Murderers and the Fun Resulting – Part I
September 30, 2011 – 21:18 | No Comment | Rating: 4.29 | 579 views
Politics, Murderers and the Fun Resulting – Part I

It may seem that politics is a dirty game, in essence humourless. However, you could look at it from different viewpoints. Depending on your worldview, you may want to be directly involved, watch it from …

Grand Slam in Sao Paolo, Brazil and Bilbao, Spain
September 26, 2011 – 13:28 | One Comment | Rating: 5 | 594 views
Grand Slam in Sao Paolo, Brazil and Bilbao, Spain

The Grand Slam finals are scheduled from 25th of September until 11th of October. The first five rounds (25/9/2011 – 1/10/2011) take place in Sao Paolo, Brazil, the second leg (6/10/2011 – 11/10/2011) will be …

Have You Defeated a Chess Grandmaster Today?
September 22, 2011 – 14:44 | One Comment | Rating: 3.75 | 1,211 views
Have You Defeated a Chess Grandmaster Today?

All right, playing against a chess Grandmaster is not an everyday occasion. There are just a few ways to play a game against one. One way is to master chess well enough you could face …

Play Chess en Route – ChessFriends.com Mobile
September 21, 2011 – 16:30 | One Comment | Rating: 5 | 2,910 views
Play Chess en Route – ChessFriends.com Mobile

ChessFriends.com brings you another useful feature – mobile website, which could come handy whenever you find yourself bored with a smartphone in your pocket. There comes an end to boredom during classes, while travelling or waiting …

Simultaneous Exhibitions by Grandmaster Jan Markos on ChessFriends.com
September 8, 2011 – 16:06 | One Comment | Rating: 5 | 1,168 views
Simultaneous Exhibitions by Grandmaster Jan Markos on ChessFriends.com

Currently the best player in Slovakia, Grandmaster Jan Markos has accepted the offer of ChessFriends.com. He is going to play regular simultaneous exhibitions on the website. The simuls will take place every Tuesday at 18:00 CET …