It’s time for the South African Open Chess Championships 2017

In the month of July all roads in South African Chess lead to Durban which will be hosting the South

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2107 PSS Capablanca Chess Festival – an incredible experience for chess players

The hugely successful chess extravaganza in Centurion that was the 2017 PSS Capablanca Chess Festival is now over. The chess

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Swaziland set for historic chess event #AfricaChess

Swaziland is set for a historic chess event in May. The 2017 Phela-Live Chess Challenge will be the highest paying

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Joseph Mwale, the Fear, wins 2017 KZN Open and the blitz tournament #AfricaChess

Joseph Mwale is the 2017 KwaZulu-Natal Open champion as well as the 2017 KZN Blitz champion. Congratulations are in order

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Capablanca Chess Festival in South Africa raises the bar #AfricaChess

The broadcasting of chess in South Africa has gone to a new level with the top 5 sections of the

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African Chess Lounge launches Online Chess League

In a first for South Africa and probably on the continent as well African Chess Lounge has launched the first

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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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