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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Africa Chess News and updates Whatsapp group launched

A prolific chess writer known, the Chess Zealot also known at Doug Mwale has launched a Whatsapp group called Africa

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Ben Magana, Kenya’s illustrious Candidate Master #AfricaChess

By the Chess Zealot. Meet Kenya’s number 2 savvy chess player,Candidate Master Ben Magana. Born in 1977,Ben’s chess journey brings

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The Rise of Zambia’s Andrew Kayonde #Chess

The Chess Zealot wrote a article about one of the Zambia’s strongest players Andrew Kayonde. TODAY’S CHESS PIC OF THE

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Today I played a Super GM

How many of us have ever played a Grand master? OK, maybe a few. How about a Super GM? Here’s

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The business model in chess is broken, for the players

When a singer releases a song they copyright it, they are able to earn an income from it. In theory

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Grandmaster Maurice Ashley inducted into the US Chess Hall of Fame

Grand master Maurice Ashley will be inducted in the US Chess Hall of Fame on 13 April. For many years

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The South Africa Junior Chess Championships (SAJCC), chess extravaganza with over 2400 players

The South African Junior Chess Championships (SAJCC) hosted at the University of Cape Town from 3 to 10 January 2016

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Introducing Tornelo, next generation chess tournament management software

Tornelo is web-based application (“in the cloud”) that allows a single arbiter or organiser to run a chessĀ  event with

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Sandile Mfundisi wins the Lesotho Open

The Kasparov Chess Foundation recently posted the following article on their Facebook page about the Lesotho Open: “Sandile Mfundisi emerged

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