BOTW: 2018.11.03

With eight World Chess Championships being contested this week, what's not to watch...?

Tactics: 2018 WYCC

Our Canadian Tactics come from the 2018 World Youth Chess Championship, currently underway in Greece.
It is Black to move in both diagrams. Games and notes below...

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...

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 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...

Upcoming book by John and Joshua Doknjas

Everyman Chess has announced an upcoming publication written by Canadians: "Opening Repertoire: The Najdorf", by brothers Joshua Doknjas and FM John Doknjas.
Info, thoughts, and a Doknjas-annotated Najdorf game...

2018 Canadian Olympiad Teams and Board Order

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


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