Upcoming Events: 2018.10-11


31 chess tournaments across Canada in October and November 2018. 

Not even one with a "spooky" Halloween theme? Is it because the organizers don't even care anymore?


2018 Almonte Open: Report and Games

It's Black to move in two crazy games from the 2018 Almonte Open.
Report, photos, links, and analysis of two games...

2018 Olympaid: Rd4 Canadian Games

Canada was paired down and won both round 4 matches by large margins; annotated games and links...

2018 Olympiad: Rd3 Canadian Games

In Round 3 the Canadian teams played India and the USA:

2018 Olympiad: Rd2 Canadian Games

All Canadian games from round 2 of the 2018 Olympiad, annotated...

2018 Olympiad: Rd1 Canadian Games

All Canadian games from round 1 of the 2018 Olympiad, annotated; plus links to live coverage, results, and photos...

2018 Canadian Olympiad Teams and Board Order

The Canadian teams for the 2018 Batumi Olympiad, including board orders...

GOTW: Vettese - Samsonkin, Toronto 2018

Our Canadian Game of the Week comes from the 2018 Toronto Open, and features cowinner Nicholas Vettese beating IM Artiom Samsonkin in an endgame stemming from a rare line in the French...

Upcoming Events: 2018.09-10

 More evidence that over-the-board chess isn't dying as fast as nay-sayers would have it: 31 32 chess tournaments across Canada in September and October 2018. Play in a couple, so you'll have something to tell your grandchildren about...

2018 Calgary International: GOTW

The 11th Calgary International Chess Classic was held August 14-19, 2018 at the Calgary Chess Club. It was won by GMs Victor Mikhalevski and Steven Zierk... but not without some very anxious moments for Victor in the last round against a player he out-rated by 579 points.
Links, and game analysis... [Black to play]...



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