Upcoming Events: 2019.07-08

19 Events -- including the CYCC and Canadian Open and the Junior and Senior Championships -- in Ju

2019 CYCC Results

The 2019 CYCC ran July 6-10 in Regina. It attracted 186 players who competed for the Canadian championships in 12 sections ranging from under 8 to under 18. Full results.

GOTW: Talukdar - Barbosa, Philadelphia 2019

Our Canadian Game of the Week is FM Rohan Talukdar's fascinating 4th round game against Philippino GM Olivier Barbosa. They follow theory for 20 moves in a Caro-Kann when Rohan sacs a Bishop for two pawns. Black doesn't defend the best way, and the game goes to a RRB7 v RBBN5 ending... when Rohan sacs an exchange!

GOTW: Sambuev - K.Zhong, Ottawa 2019.

Our Canadian Game of the Week is the final round board 1 game between GM Bator Sambuev and his student Kevin Zhong at the 2019 Eastern Ontario Open. This one has a seriously deep sac...

Canadians at 2019 SPFGI

The 16th SPFGI runs June 22-27, 2019. Nine Canadians are playing...

BOTW: Fast, Faster, Fastest...?

This week's Best of the Web features three of the fastest versions of 21st century chess: a Rapid and Blitz round-robin featuring several of the world's best, and the online competition to be the world's fastest Puzzle Rusher...

Upcoming Events: 2019.05-06

30 events across Canada in May and June...


GOTW: Noritsyn - Hambleton, 2019 Zonal

Our Canadian Game of the Week is penultimate round board two pairing at the 2019 Canadian Zonal between IM Nikolay Noritsyn and GM Aman Hambleton, annotated by Aman...

2019 Zonal: Round 2

Round 2 of the 2019 Canadian Championship started at 10am, Friday April 19.
All games from the Zonal are replayable in the game viewer below.

2019 Zonal: Round 1

The 2019 Canadian Championship (Zonal 2.2) kicked off in Kingston with 3 GMs, 3 IMs, 12 FMs, and one big upset....


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