A brief history of chess – Alex Gendler

Trace the storied history of the game of chess, from its origins in 7th century India to the computer software we use today. — The attacking infantry advances, their elephants already having broken the defensive line. The king tries to retreat, but the enemy flanks him from the rear. Escape is impossible. This isn’t a… Continue reading A brief history of chess – Alex Gendler

Hikaru's Hot Takes on the Ten Best Chess Players of All Time

Hikaru reviews chess.com’s list of the ten best chess players of all time: 🍪 Upgrade your chess game at chess.com by getting your premium membership here: – you’ll be supporting the channel and learning endgames like a champ! 🎁 Or you can give the gift of chess. Gift someone you know and love a membership… Continue reading Hikaru's Hot Takes on the Ten Best Chess Players of All Time

7 BEST Queen Sacrifices In Chess History!

7 Queen Sacrifices by Magnus Carlsen, Garry Kasparov, Bobby Fischer, Mikhail Tal, Nezhmetdinov, Vassily Ivanchuk and Hikaru Nakamura. ➡️ 7 GOTHAM Chess Courses: ➡️ Watch LIVE on Twitch: ➡️ Support via Donation: 0:00 Intro 0:28 Mikhail Tal 4:24 Nezhmetdinov 8:35 Vassily Ivanchuk 12:04 Hikaru Nakamura 14:42 Bobby Fischer 18:28 Kasparov 22:22 Magnus Carlsen I PARTNERED… Continue reading 7 BEST Queen Sacrifices In Chess History!

2021 Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Day 5

The second Croatia Grand Chess Tour is a rapid and blitz tournament and the third stop on the 2021 Tour. Eleven players compete in nine rounds of rapid chess and 18 rounds of blitz chess, live from the National and University Library in Zagreb. Today has nine blitz rounds. Join GMs Cristian Chirila, Yasser Seirawan,… Continue reading 2021 Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Day 5

2021 Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Day 4

The second Croatia Grand Chess Tour is a rapid and blitz tournament and the third stop on the 2021 Tour. Eleven players compete in nine rounds of rapid chess and 18 rounds of blitz chess, live from the National and University Library in Zagreb. Today has nine blitz rounds. Join GMs Cristian Chirila, Yasser Seirawan,… Continue reading 2021 Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Day 4