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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Simultaneous Exhibition against Kasparov: Watch, Attend or Stream
October 14, 2011 – 0:46 | No Comment | Rating: 0 | 1,280 views
Simultaneous Exhibition against Kasparov: Watch, Attend or Stream

Today (14th October) at 18:00 Garry Kasparov will be demonstrating his chess skills at Bratislava’s Crowne Plaza hotel. If you are interested in more than reading reports of the simultaneous exhibition, you have two different …

The Prize of the Play Against Kasparov Tournament Awarded to Mato2303
October 14, 2011 – 0:40 | One Comment | Rating: 0 | 428 views
The Prize of the Play Against Kasparov Tournament Awarded to Mato2303

On Thursday, 11th October, Play Against Kasparov tournament has taken place at ChessFriends.com. The attendance hit the record – 127 players from 20 countries took the opportunity to win a ticket to Kasparov’s simul. Dominance …

Win the Opportunity to Play Against Kasparov
October 6, 2011 – 20:38 | 7 Comments | Rating: 5 | 2,194 views
Win the Opportunity to Play Against Kasparov

Dear users, we are pleased that by every day and every game played, you help us improve ChessFriends.com. Thus, we have decided to offer one of you an opportunity to meet and play over the …

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 | 2,912 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 …

Jan Markos’ First Simul – Victory not without Stains
September 14, 2011 – 14:34 | No Comment | Rating: 5 | 995 views
Jan Markos’ First Simul – Victory not without Stains

On Tuesday, 14/9/2011, the very first simultaneous exhibition by the best Slovak chess player, grandmaster Jan Markos, took place at ChessFriends.com. He faced six chess players from five countries. This time, challenging players were more …

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 …

FIDE Players Titles Certification
August 18, 2011 – 14:13 | 5 Comments | Rating: 5 | 1,012 views
FIDE Players Titles Certification

We offer the holders of FIDE player titles an option to have their titles certified on ChessFriends.com. Certified players will have their FIDE title displayed right behind their ChessFriends.com nick, so it will be visible …

GM Ipatov vs. ChessFriends.com Players
August 18, 2011 – 13:33 | One Comment | Rating: 4 | 886 views
GM Ipatov vs. ChessFriends.com Players

First Simultaneous Exhibition took place on ChessFriends.com, on Monday, 15/8/2011. Our guest was spanish grandmaster Alexander Ipatov, momentarily world’s eighth best player under 18 years.
Six players were given and have taken on the opportunity to …

Grandmaster Will Play Against 6 Players
August 14, 2011 – 9:56 | One Comment | Rating: 5 | 754 views
Grandmaster Will Play Against 6 Players

Spanish Grandmaster GM Alexander Ipatov (2562), the eighth best world player in the category under 18 years, will play on Monday, August 15 at 18:00 PM (GMT) exhibition against ChessFriends.com users.

Five Reasons For Adding Chessfriends.com Live Board To Your Site
June 28, 2011 – 13:45 | 7 Comments | Rating: 0 | 3,178 views
Five Reasons For Adding Chessfriends.com Live Board To Your Site

ChessFriends Live Board, located on the homepage of ChessFriends.com and in the right column of the news page, has undergone extensive changes. Its design has been improved and few glitches were eliminated. But, more importantly, …