In an exclusive interview with World Chess, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, a French “super GM” (a chess-speak for one of the world’s strongest chess players...
GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave won the 2021 World Blitz Championship on the playoff against GM Jan-Krzysztof Duda with a score of 2-1
The World Rapid Chess Championship is supposed to be all about managing time because it tests players’ ability to play well in time trouble
Tournament leader, 18-year old Alireza Firouzja scored another victory in the Grand Swiss in Riga. He won as White against Krishnan Sasikiran securing that he alone is at the top before Round Nine