Gibraltar Chess 2018

January 22, 2018

As if we didn’t know already, Chess rocks! And putting this into practice is the Gibraltar Chess Festival, which brings the game to one of the world’s best known landmarks. Already immortalised in films such as The Living Daylights and the aptly-named, The Rock, Gibraltar’s beloved feature now plays host […check it out!]

Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2018: Round 8

January 22, 2018

Round eight of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament, would be the last round before the second (and penultimate) rest day. A day off would be very much needed, too, for it would see its fair amount of drama! This would leave a 3-way-tie between Carlsen, Giri and Mamedyarov. Hou, Yifan […check it out!]

Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2018: Round 7

January 22, 2018

Round seven of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2018 was held on Saturday 20th January. It would be the bloodiest round so far in this year’s tournament, with four of the seven games seeing points being earned. Full results were as follows: Carlsen, Magnus 1-0 Hou, Yifan Jones, Gawain ½-½ […check it out!]