Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?
November 19, 2013 – 16:31 | 10 Comments | Reads: 8717

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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Spring Championship 2013
May 17, 2013 – 16:00 | One Comment | Rating: 5 | 1,185 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.

2012 Championship: The Biggest Championship of the Year!
December 13, 2012 – 16:11 | One Comment | Rating: 3 | 1,370 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
December 6, 2012 – 17:16 | 2 Comments | Rating: 3 | 1,339 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!
November 16, 2012 – 17:52 | 4 Comments | Rating: 4.43 | 3,025 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 …

Another Simultaneous Exhibition against Slovakia’s No. 1
October 26, 2012 – 18:34 | No Comment | Rating: 3.5 | 633 views
Another Simultaneous Exhibition against Slovakia’s No. 1

GM Jan Markos has been a stable guest of our site, regularly playing online simuls against our users. Being a Slovakia’s no. 1, he is always a valuable opponent for trying out one’s chess skills.

Play Against Slovakia’s No.1
September 14, 2012 – 15:32 | One Comment | Rating: 4 | 1,960 views
Play Against Slovakia’s No.1

Playing against elite chess player is always a great opportunity to improve and test your chess skills. If you have never tried it, ChessFriends.com once again offers you a chance!

September Championship – Become the Best Player of ChessFriends.com
September 14, 2012 – 11:45 | 3 Comments | Rating: 5 | 756 views
September Championship – Become the Best Player of ChessFriends.com

Monthly championship have been a popular tradition of our site. Players are always keen on trying their best to become the top player of the respective months. In September, you are welcome to take a …

Biel/Bienne 2012 Round 2 Broadcast at ChessFriends.com
July 24, 2012 – 14:25 | No Comment | Rating: 1 | 485 views
Biel/Bienne 2012 Round 2 Broadcast at ChessFriends.com

The Grandmasters Tournament at Biel/Bienne International Chess Festival 2012 has commenced yesterday, July 23. Six chess players from the world’s top 50 are taking part at the tournament, including world’s top player, Magnus Carlsen. The …

Why Did ChessFriends.com Introduce Paid Membership?
March 27, 2012 – 15:23 | Comments Off | Rating: 2.88 | 2,525 views
Why Did ChessFriends.com Introduce Paid Membership?

Over the last five years, ChessFriends.com have been constantly updated, improved and developed. It demanded full-time effort by a team of dedicated individuals, who have chosen to do what they love and provide the results …

Not Only New Tournaments, But Also News in Tournaments
January 12, 2012 – 16:50 | 3 Comments | Rating: 0 | 718 views
Not Only New Tournaments, But Also News in Tournaments

As you may have noticed, there have been some significant changes regarding tournaments. There are much more tournaments, much larger tournaments and last but not least, much better tournaments. In fact there should be a …

ChessFriends.com News in a Wrap: Big Chessboard, Smarter Cheat Detector, Seasonal Tournaments, Four New Languages
November 9, 2011 – 16:42 | 247 Comments | Rating: 4.5 | 6,260 views
ChessFriends.com News in a Wrap: Big Chessboard, Smarter Cheat Detector, Seasonal Tournaments, Four New Languages

Our developing team has typed in many codes and words in the last few weeks. And the result? Several improvements, tens of banned cheaters and four new language localizations.