Would you like to read the best anecdotes in chess?

Antonio Ventura Gude is one of the most famous chess writers. He shows us incredible stories about tournaments, anecdotes of chess players and unusual experiences.

In addition, you find articles about chess history, the matches that were played many years ago…

And the activities that the best players in the world were doing also!

And you can enjoy reading the connection of chess with other cultural activities like art or the cinema also… because chess has been used in many different worlds!

It’s a different view of chess but a very interesting one. I hope you enjoy reading them.

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08 Chess anecdotes ♟️
Alberto Chueca

Deac Bogdan-Daniel

Deac Bogdan-Daniel is one of the best players in Romania, a recent chess Prodigy who is in the top 100 best chess players. He is a GM since he was 14 years old with 7 months, an achievement not everyone can boast about.

He would be the best player in Romania if it wasn’t because of Levon Aronian, who is the current holder of that title. However, the achievements of this great player are simply one of the most amazing of the world.

This is already a top-tier player, who is yet to demonstrate his power in future tournaments. For … Read more

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100 Best Players In the World
Alberto Chueca

Nodirbek Abdusattórov

Nodirbek Abdusattórov is the chess Prodigy who recently ruled over the world chess rapid tournament. An event that had emotions, tensions, drama, and brilliant games of course!

When everyone was expecting Firouzja to be the next world chess champion Abdusattórov was surprised with his excelling chess. Being just 17 years old Abdusattórov beat Nepomniachtchi in the tiebreaks, earning the rapid world chess champion.

He is from Uzbekistan and he has been quietly progressing in his chess career. Did you know he got the GM title when he was 13 years old? Amazing!

He already knows what beating up super grandmasters … Read more

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08 Chess anecdotes ♟️
Alberto Chueca

12 year old GM Abhimanyu Mishra!

The new youngest chess grandmaster of the world!

Now, the record of the youngest chess grandmaster of chess has been broken! The chess youngest grandmaster was the Ukrainian chess grandmaster Sergei Karyakin, not anymore though. Abhimanyu Mishra has become the youngest chess grandmaster of chess in 2021!

This is late new, because actually, this is not the only great achievement of the prodigy Mishra:

  • He became the youngest chess expert player obtaining a +2000 ELO rating in the U.S Chess federation at the age of 7 years, 6 months, and 22 days.
  • Abhimanyu Mishra became the youngest chess national master
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07 Chess Tournaments ♟️
Alberto Chueca

Ultimate Chess Grandmaster List: Top 10

Chess grandmaster list: Top 10 best players

Mastery in chess has always been incredibly respected, and pretty hard to earn a place among the chess elite. This is a chess grandmaster list, where you will find the best chess players in the world, the ones still active.

These players have achieved an excelling chess level and demonstrated an understanding of chess above average. There is no order for these masters, and, of course, they are not the only ones, but some of the best for sure.

They conform to the chess elite, and are the most famous, skilled, and peculiar … Read more

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08 Chess anecdotes ♟️
Alberto Chueca

The Best Chess T-Shirt Amazon Offers! (+10)

Chess t-shirt Amazon

Chess is a game that can make anyone passionate, and you might be thinking about buying something to set the mood of chess. Buy some chess t-shirt Amazon has in stock. There are many beautiful products on the internet, among them, the chess t-shirts Amazon sells are good ones.

If you want to buy some fresh merch we have some suggestions that you might like. Here you will see chess t-shirts Amazon has available in its stock right now, which you can’t avoid buying!

Choose your weapon!

Get it here!

The first t-shirt we will see is … Read more

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08 Chess anecdotes ♟️
Alberto Chueca

Who Are The Chess Youngest Grandmasters?

Chess youngest grandmasters

Nowadays, the number of chess grandmasters has increased, and it seems to be “easier” to achieve a title for children. This is actually natural, chess has changed over the years, but these last 20 years have been incredibly revolutionary in chess.

Terms like “chess prodigy” or “genius kid” have gotten more popular, as more children are excelling at top-level chess. The truth is that chess grandmasters are each time younger, and why is this?

Chess has gotten more popular, and a little more commercial lately, and the community online has been growing incredibly. There is an … Read more

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08 Chess anecdotes ♟️
Alberto Chueca

The Best Chess Netflix Series & Movies!

Chess Netflix series

With the latest release from Netflix: The queen’s gambit, the game has become extremely popular- Not to say it spread like crazy, the mystery of the series combined with its well-thought drama has captivated the whole world.

The reality is, the chess NetFlix series queen’s gambit is a masterpiece that just got the attention it needed. It rose many questions among those who don’t play chess, and even created false expectative!

Sure chess is difficult, but not all chess players need to be addicted to drugs to play well. However, there is some truth in the series, … Read more

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08 Chess anecdotes ♟️
Alberto Chueca

Advantages and Disadvantages of Playing chess

Playing chess: It’s pointless or will make me a genius? The advantages of chess

Chess has always been an interesting game, one that doesn’t stop surprising us with its wonders and incredible reach. The advantages and disadvantages of playing chess are so varied, and there has been discussed for so long, why?

Many times chess has played an important role in history, it represents many benefits for any chess player. The ex-world chess champion Jose Raúl Capablanca wanted to implement it as a signature in schools. Not to mention, it already is a signature (practically) in Russia, home … Read more

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08 Chess anecdotes ♟️
Alberto Chueca

Amazing Chess Movies & Series To Watch!

Stunning chess movies you must watch

Chess is a game that has arisen intrigue among spectators and has its own kind of emotion and thrill. Incredibly, there is a good movie about chess, but the drama and complications get along with the game. Maybe that’s why there are many good chess movies.

If you want to see the most magic chess films keep reading and pay close attention, this will be a checkmate!

Amazing chess movies!

As chess lovers, we all like the art that has to do with sport/science, and the cinematographic world hasn’t forgotten about us. Here … Read more

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08 Chess anecdotes ♟️
Alberto Chueca

Can I Make Money Playing Chess Online?

Earn money with chess online

Internet is growing as a work source for everyone these times, you can get money by anything you do on the internet. “Can I make money playing chess online?” is the question today, keep reading to get a better understanding of this idea.

But first, you need to know: the principle to make money is having a skill, you need to offer a product in a way that captivates people. Also, depending on the kind of business you choose, there are different “rules” we need to follow.

Another imperative aspect of making money … Read more

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