The World Chess Federation (FIDE) has extended the deadline for bids to organise its 2019-2020 Women's Grand Prix events.
Norway’s Magnus Carlsen has defended his men’s title at the International Chess Federation World Rapid and Blitz Championships in Saint Petersburg.
Defending champion Magnus Carlsen and challenger Fabiano Caruana began the second half of their 12-game World Chess Championship match in central London in familiar fashion today as they produced their seventh consecutive draw.
Defending champion Ju Wenjun progressed to the final of the Women's World Chess Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk.
Defending champion Magnus Carlsen and United States challenger Fabiano Caruana remain locked on 2½ points each after a fifth consecutive draw in their World Chess Championship match in London today.
Differing chess fortunes for Muzychuk sisters as Anna goes out but Mariya makes World Championship semi-finals
The Muzychuk sisters from Ukraine, Mariya and Anna, suffered differing fortunes in today’s quarter-final tiebreakers at the Women’s World Chess Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.
A fourth successive draw in the World Chess Championship in London between titleholder Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana was preceded by a curious incident when a clip of the American challenger's confidential preparation was uploaded to YouTube before being swiftly taken down.
Defending champion Magnus Carlsen and US challenger Fabiano Caruana produced a third successive draw in their world chess title challenge match in Central London today.
Uzbekistan's surprise package next up for champion Ju Wenjun in Women's World Chess Championship quarter-final
Defending women's world chess champion Ju Wenjun, already through to the quarter-finals of the World Championship underway in the Russian city Khanty-Mansiysk, learned today that she will next face one of the tournament's surprise packages.
Carlsen set to defend world chess title against Caruana as women's champion Ju's title defence proceeds smoothly
World chess champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway will start the defence of his title in London tomorrow against Fabiano Caruana of the United States.
Mike Rowbottom: As London awaits world chess title challenge the memories of Fischer and Spassky's Match of the Century still reverberate
Tomorrow, in central London, Norway's defending world chess champion Magnus Carlsen will start the defence of his title against US challenger Fabiano Caruana. The 12-game match will be played at The College, in Holborn, under the auspices of an international organisation with the most inapt of mottos, namely "Gens Una Sumus" - We Are One People.
Second round action continued today at the 2018 Women’s Chess World Championships in Khanty-Mansiysk in Russia, with Ukraine’s Anna Muzychuk becoming the first qualifier for round three.
Defending champion Ju Wenjun took the lead in her second round match at the Women's World Chess Championships at Khanty-Mansisyk in Russia.
China's defending champion Ju Wenjun will meet Irina Krush of the United States in the second round of the Women's World Chess Championships at Khanty-Mansisyk in Russia.
China's defending champion Ju Wenjun safely negotiated the first round of the Women's World Chess Championships at Khanty-Mansisyk in Russia today.