Champions Showdown
Reports Feb 19, 2019 | 7:58 PM 8

Champions Showdown

The great American chess capital, St. Louis, continues to offer attractive tournaments, and this time rapid matches between some of the world’s best players are back. From the 20-24th of February there will be five high-profile matches to look out for: Hikaru Nakamura vs Jan-Krzysztof Duda, Fabiano Caruana vs Pentala Harikrishna, Wesley So vs David Navara, Leinier Dominguez vs Veselin Topalov and Sam Shankland vs Richard Rapport.

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  • chess24 May 2, 2016 | 5:27 PM 2

    Miss Strategy's Middlegame Show on Tuesday this week!

    IM Anna Rudolf's weekly strategy show will air live on TUESDAY this week (at the usual time 18:00 CEST / Noon EDT). "Miss Strategy" continues her look at typical middlegame positions with opposite-side castling, discussing the weake...

  • chess24 Apr 22, 2016 | 4:03 PM 24

    Predictions: Who will win Norway Chess?

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  • chess24 Apr 6, 2016 | 1:49 PM 6

    Miss Strategy's Middlegame Show returns!

    IM Anna Rudolf is back with her "Miss Strategy" Middlegame Show after a brief hiatus, today at 18:00 CEST (Noon EDT). Today's topic is "exploiting weaknesses", and the one hour live show will be followed immediately by a thematic to...

  • chess24 Mar 3, 2016 | 4:14 PM 69

    Jan's Opening Clinic 11

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  • chess24 Feb 26, 2016 | 8:30 AM 75

    The best cheater excuses

    Crime scene: The Playzone. In the space of three minutes the criminal and an accomplice telling him exactly what to do from a safe distance, have brought their unsuspecting opponent’s king down with a series of precise attacks. W...

  • chess24 Feb 24, 2016 | 12:29 AM 16

    Celebrate chess24's birthday with 24 hours of live shows!

    Exactly two years ago chess24 launched and in honor of our second birthday we want to celebrate with you! That's why on February 24th we have put together a great 24-hour program of live shows. Of course there will be a healthy dose...

  • chess24 Feb 19, 2016 | 6:17 PM 4

    Special banter blitz events this week

    Banter blitz is all fun and games right? Not so fast! On Thursday, chess24's resident GM and banter blitz veteran Jan Gustafsson took on a special guest, American IM John Bartholomew, in a match where both sides were streaming their...

  • chess24 Jan 26, 2016 | 12:27 PM 100

    Peter Svidler answers your questions

    7-time Russian Chess Champion and World Championship Candidate Peter Svidler will answer questions from chess24 Premium Members this Thursday at 17:00 CET. The live Q&A show hosted by Jan Gustafsson on the final Wijk aan Zee ...

  • chess24 Jan 13, 2016 | 7:37 AM 55

    Jan’s Opening Clinic 10

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  • chess24 Dec 3, 2015 | 9:11 AM 15

    The Foodvibes Chess Challenge

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