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Kasparov Closes Battle in Saint Louis with 5-0 Sweep of Short

"Just have fun -- and attack, attack," Kasparov proves he's still got it, taking no mercy in Day 2.

Classic Kasparov Returns, Thumps Short in Attacking Blitz

Kasparov takes 3.5-1.5 lead after Day 1

Inaugural Grand Chess Tour Unveiled In Saint Louis

World’s top players will compete for a prize fund of more than a million dollars

Chess Legends Square-off in Chess Capital, USA

Garry Kasparov and Nigel Short come to Saint Louis for a rematch of the famed 1993 World Championship: April 24-26

Crowned: Nakamura, Krush are 2015 U.S. King and Queen

Grandmasters Hikaru Nakamura and Irina Krush have earned the 2015 U.S. and U.S. Women's Chess Championships, recording a career total of 11 national titles between the two.


Nakamura vs. Aronian

The 2015 U.S. Championships take place from March 31 - April 14 with one of the strongest fields in history!


Hikaru Nakamura

Get to know America's finest GMs and the top-12 Women who will compete for the nation's highest prize.


Watch the 2015 U.S. Championships live, with streaming commentary from Yasser, Jen and Maurice.