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Indian GM makes massive one-move mate blunder!

No chess player is immune to blunders, not even grandmasters. GM Vidit Gujrathi, one of India's best chess players, committed a huge blunder in his game in the sixth round of the ongoing Lake Sevan tournament in Martuni, Armenia...

Edward Lasker – The Immortal King Walk

Edward Lasker was a leading chess player in the early 20th century and the game we will discuss today is his most famous game, in which he defeated George Alan Thomas in London in 1912. The game was 18...

Bobby Fischer – Controversial and undoubtedly the best!

Robert James Fischer, popularly known as Bobby Fischer was one of the best Chess players of all time.  His life was filled with gamesmanship and controversy. An average human has an IQ of around 90-110, which can extend up to 175 not more...

The Aronian ‘Immortal’ game!?

In this article, we take a look at a game between Armenian GM Levon Aronian and Hungarian GM Gabor Papp from 2001, which was quite similar to the recent 'Immortal' game played by Wei Yi. The rook sacrifice on...

Giri edges past Bok after scuffling!

Anish Giri, the 21 year old Russian-born Dutch chess prodigy and grandmaster, played a notable game in the ongoing Dutch Championship, taking place in Amsterdam. Giri, who began the championship with an ELO of 2791, defeated fellow Dutchman Benjamin...
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16-year old Chinese GM Wei Yi plays Immortal Game!

Wei Yi, the 16-year-old Chinese chess prodigy, played one of the greatest chess games ever seen on Friday in the ongoing Hainan Danzhou tournament, taking place in China. Wei Yi, who began the tournament with an ELO of 2724, defeated Lazaro Bruzon...
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These 8 famous personalities loved chess!

Chess is a game for everybody - young or old, amateur or professional. In this article, we present eight famous personalities who have achieved success in their respective fields and also had a passion for playing the game of chess. 1....

87-year old Ms. Sinka breaks astonishing records in Chess!

A Hungarian octogenarian woman named Brigitta Sinka has broken a world record by finally overtaking legendary Cuban grandmaster Jose Raul Capablanca. Capablanca is considered one of the greatest players of all time and was renowned for his endgame skills and speed of play. He...