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The worst chess game ever

Throughout our lives, we continue to strive for the best. The best colleges, best places to work, best vacation spots, etc. The list is endless. Of course, in our chess world, we also follow this same trend and…

Top Caribbean Chess Player T&T

Trinidad and Tobago chess player Alan-Safar Ramoutar has been awarded a score of 2,400 by the International Chess Federation, the highest in the English-speaking Caribbean.The 18-year-old, who is now Trinidad and Tobago's highest ranked…

Checkmate Fizz | Glass of champagne

Strategic chess is a game that requires you to think of several moves in advance, to see what moves not only you have available, but also what your opponent's moves are and sometimes you have to sacrifice a piece for capture another or put…

5 fun back checkmate stories

Competitive chess is a very demanding activity. This forces players to constantly maintain the highest level of focus, stay calm under pressure, and be creative throughout the fight. Unsurprisingly, each game has its own…

Are you a good chess player?

The last weeks article about Puzzle Rush provided excellent feedback, so I want to thank you for your comments. When I see that people from different countries, different political views and different playing forces share a…