Ding Liren is the 17th world chess champion! Here’s how he fought against all odds

The world crowns a new world chess champion after ten years of Magnus Carlsen’s dominion.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Top 10 Chess Players by FIDE rating

Here are the best chess players in the world as of April 2023.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

2023 World Chess Championship: Schedule, where to watch

The world will crown a new world champion after 10 years.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Chess GM, Alejandro Ramirez, is under investigation for sexual assault

GM Alejandro Ramirez is under investigation after sexual assault allegations by WGM Jennifer Shahade. Multiple parties have backed up the accusations and sent their support.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

One of the world’s best chess players is pursuing fashion and it’s a serious commitment

The young world no. 4, Alireza Firouzja, reveals his passion for fashion design and his commitment to the career path.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Top-ranked chess GM caught throwing racist remarks during the Airthings Masters qualifier

A 2500-rated GM, Baadur Jobava, was caught spewing racist remarks against a Chinese GM following loss in the Airthings Masters qualifier.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Goodbye Mittens. Chess.com removes the viral cat bot from its site

The world do-meow-nation ends here.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Chess.com crashes as it hits highest-ever daily active users

The biggest online chess community, Chess.com, experienced its highest number of active players in history.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee