chess

September 27, 2022
September 27, 2022

Magnus Carlsen accuses Niemann of recent cheating

Chess superstar Magnus Carlsen for the first time openly accused American Hans Niemann of cheating Monday, saying the rising star had done so more recently and more often than he previously admitted.

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

Chess champion Carlsen quits game amid cheating allegations

Norwegian world chess champion Magnus Carlsen abruptly withdrew from a game against American Hans Niemann, reigniting an ongoing cheating controversy in the sport.

July 25, 2022
July 25, 2022

Chess robot breaks child opponent’s finger at Moscow Open

A robot fractured a seven-year-old boy's finger during a chess tournament in Moscow last week, BBC reports citing Russian news agencies. Sergey Lazarev, president of the Moscow Chess Federation said "The robot broke the child's finger. Of course, this is bad."

July 6, 2022
July 6, 2022

School chess returns with a new hope

Since the emergence of Enamul Hossain Razib as the country’s fifth and last Grandmaster in 2008, no Bangladeshi chess player has won a single GM norm.

May 28, 2022
May 28, 2022

Bangladesh’s Shak Dart becomes runners-up at International Online Case Competition

The International Online Case Competition (IOCC), hosted by Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan, is an online university-level case competition spanning across several countries. IOCC’s mission is to cultivate global talent and to provide a platform for students globally to refine their critical thinking and problem-solving abilities through simulation.

May 28, 2022
May 28, 2022

Bangladesh’s Shak Dart becomes runners-up at International Online Case Competition

The International Online Case Competition (IOCC), hosted by Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan, is an online university-level case competition spanning across several countries. IOCC’s mission is to cultivate global talent and to provide a platform for students globally to refine their critical thinking and problem-solving abilities through simulation.

August 5, 2021
August 5, 2021

For the Love of the (Unpopular) Game

How do these players and athletes fuel their passions and dreams?

June 23, 2021
June 23, 2021

Diary of a Terrible Chess Player

“CHECK this out, MATES.”

March 22, 2019
March 22, 2019

A brawl of brains

A hush falls over the concrete bench as a small group is huddled around two men sitting across each other, eyes locked on the 64

May 16, 2017
May 16, 2017

Razib wins, Rakib loses

Grandmaster Enamul Hossain Razib shared third position with 18 other players after the fourth round of the Asian Continental Chess Championships in Chengdu, China ended yesterday.