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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Another Opportunity: Second Simul Against GM Markos
August 26, 2012 – 15:43 | No Comment | Rating: 0 | 727 views
Another Opportunity: Second Simul Against GM Markos

Last week, an online simul against GM Markos has received a lot of attention. Six players participated, with another six acting as substitues. Another simul is to be played this week, don’t miss the chance …

Simuls with GM Markos Resumed, Take Your Chances Against Slovakia’s No. 1
August 19, 2012 – 13:36 | No Comment | Rating: 4 | 781 views
Simuls with GM Markos Resumed, Take Your Chances Against Slovakia’s No. 1

There has been a tradition of simultaneous exhibition against the top rated player in Slovakia, GM Jan Markos. Unfortunately, we were unable to provide them for some time, but now, they are back. You may …

ChessFriends.com: Improved CashZone Environment and Various Minor Changes
July 24, 2012 – 17:16 | No Comment | Rating: 0 | 840 views
ChessFriends.com: Improved CashZone Environment and Various Minor Changes

For more than four years, ChessFriends.com has been constantly developed and improved. In every new release, we are trying to resolve various issues and make playing at our site as enjoyable as possible. Today, new …

Biel/Bienne 2012 Round 2 Broadcast at ChessFriends.com
July 24, 2012 – 14:25 | No Comment | Rating: 1 | 501 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 …

Monthly Championships Revived with the July Championship
July 13, 2012 – 17:54 | No Comment | Rating: 0 | 269 views
Monthly Championships Revived with the July Championship

If there was something missing from your life over the two months, there are chances that we know what that was. Due to hard work concerning the launch of our Cash zone, we haven’t been …

Get a Membership Now and Gain a $5 Bonus
July 4, 2012 – 16:33 | One Comment | Rating: 4 | 1,098 views
Get a Membership Now and Gain a $5 Bonus

We have recently started our new feature – the Cash Zone open to every Member of ChessFriends.com. If you wish to start betting real money on your chess games, you need a Premium or Exclusive …

Introducing the Cash Zone: Start Playing Cash Chess Today!
July 4, 2012 – 16:31 | No Comment | Rating: 0 | 1,183 views
Introducing the Cash Zone: Start Playing Cash Chess Today!

We at ChessFriends.com are proud to introduce our new feature. ChessFriends.com CashZone is a virtual gaming club for playing chess games for real money. Betting at our CashZone is available to everybody with a Premium …

Why Did ChessFriends.com Introduce Paid Membership?
March 27, 2012 – 15:23 | Comments Off | Rating: 2.88 | 2,561 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 | 739 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 …

January ChessFriends.com Championship
January 6, 2012 – 14:07 | One Comment | Rating: 3.67 | 24 views
January ChessFriends.com Championship

There are many ways the game of chess can be played. I don’t really mind the level of play or the recreational – professional dichotomy. I mean the different rules applied to a game.

2011 ChessFriends.com Championship: The Résumé
January 5, 2012 – 19:15 | No Comment | Rating: 0 | 689 views
2011 ChessFriends.com Championship: The Résumé

2011 ChessFriends.com Championship took place at 30th December 2011. 111 chess players tried to win the end-of the year tournament, along with a ChessFriend.com trophy. Nine rounds have been played, utilizing the 5+0 time control. …