Three grandmasters on a historic chess training tour for 18 weeks in Africa

Grandmasters Pontus Carlsson (Sweden), Maurice Ashley (United States of America) and Kenny Solomon (South Africa) have teamed up with Kasparov

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Andrew Kayonde wins 6th Zambian National Chess Championship #AfricaChess

News just in from Zambia is that International Master Andrew Kayonde hasĀ  won his 6th National title in Chess. Khisho

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Chess in marketing and sponsorship in chess, the anomaly

It is perhaps quite intriguing that chess features quite heavily in advertising about strategy especially in print advertising but the

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Women’s World Chess Champion Hou Yifan loses in a bizarre shocking 5-move-game in Gibraltar

This is probably the most bizarre game of chess that we have seen. What on earth is going on in

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World Chess is looking for a commentator!

Chess Commentator role at World Chess Have you got what it takes to be a world class commentator at World

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Congratulations to newly wed Grandmaster Bassem Amin from Egypt #AfricaChess

A big congratulations to Africa’s number one player, GM Dr Bassem Amin from Egypt on getting married. The talented player

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Chess fans spoilt for choice in 2016

Is there any other sport or game with as much activity as chess in terms of games and tournaments that

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KZN Chess Academy bringing in GM Sipke Ernst to South Africa

In line with their simple but effective motto, Developing Young Minds, KZN Chess Academy will be bringing a chess grandmaster

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Grandmaster Vassily Ivanchuk loses a won position on time

Grandmaster (GM) Vassily Ivanchuk lost a game to a player was rated almost 300 points below him. He lost the

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Staff update from African Chess Lounge

African Chess Lounge recently released a brief update via social media channels: With expanding activities we have been working at

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