Gunina Wins Inaugural Cairns Cup

Gunina Wins Inaugural Cairns Cup

In the all-decisive and all-Russian clash, Valentina Gunina held Alexandra Kosteniuk to a draw and won the $40,000 first prize of the inaugural Cairns Cup in St. Louis. Irina Krush came third thanks to beating Harika Dronavalli. “I’m so happy but I didn’t...

Watch The 4 Player Chess Championship Sunday

This Sunday, two teams will fight for the inaugural championship of Four Player Chess, a new Chess.com variant where each game is contested by four sets of pieces. The two finalist teams won their way through a field of 16 in earlier play to reach the finals. The...