Chess

Are the Patriots playing chess, not checkers?

(L-R) Bill Belichick, Matt Patricia (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) Former NFL Quarterback and current ESPN personality, Robert Griffin III, believes that the New England Patriots are “playing chess, not checkers” when it comes to their lack of an official Offensive Coordinator. So the question is, do Felger, Mazz, and Murray agree with Griffin when …

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17-Year-Old Earns Masters Title After Four Brain Surgeries

NM Griffin McConnell earned the national master title on March 19, 2022, at the age of 17, after undergoing four brain surgeries. Despite having seizures since childhood and undergoing several operations—after various medications failed to help—he nonetheless became a chess expert (US national rating: 2000) at age 13, was the best player at the 2019 …

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Chess Olympiad 2022 round 11 Highlights: India wins two bronze medals; Uzbekistan wins open gold, Ukraine Women take top honors

Welcome to the live coverage of the 44th Chess Olympiad in Chennai. Follow boards, streams and major updates from the marquee event in Mamallapuram. RESULTS FROM DAY 11: India A (Open and Women) finish with bronze medals This is the final day of the Olympiad in Chennai. Uzbekistan’s story is one of pure grit. Seeded …

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Chennai Chess Olympiad | India ‘B’ team wins bronze in Open section; India ‘A’ women also finish third

The top-seeded India ‘A’ women’s team crashed to a defeat in the 11th and final round to USA The top-seeded India ‘A’ women’s team crashed to a defeat in the 11th and final round to USA The India ‘B’ team settled for a bronze medal in the Open section while the India ‘A’ women’s side …

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Chess Olympiad: Uzbekistan win gold in Open section, Ukrainian women triumph | Sports News

Mamallapuram: The India ‘B’ team settled for a bronze medal in the Open section while the India ‘A’ women’s side also finished third in the 44th Chess Olympiad here on Tuesday. India ‘B’ defeated Germany 3-1 in their final round match to end in third position. Uzbekistan sprung a surprise by bagging the gold medal …

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Anand, Wesley So Take Lead: 2022 Norway Chess, Day 1

After Monday’s fun and exciting blitz tournament, the real play started in this year’s edition of Norway Chess on Tuesday. With victories with the white pieces, GMs Viswanathan Anand and Wesley So won their respective games against GMs Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Teimour Radjabov. The other games ended in draws, thus leaving Anand and So in …

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