GM Levon Aronian won week 10 of the 2022 Rapid Chess Championship presented by Coinbase, besting GM Alexander Grischuk in the knockout final. GM Hikaru Nakamura won the Swiss tournament and made it to the semifinals along with GM Fabiano Caruana. GMs Jeffery Xiong, Vidit Gujrathi, Dmitry Andreikin, and Jose Martinez made it to the quarterfinals. Participating in the event were 38 elite players from theRead More →

Who’s leading after day one? The weather. And it may be leading after day two. And even day three. During Thursday’s first round of the Players Championship, not only did storms stop play for hours, it paused the difficulty at TPC Sawgrass, softening greens and forcing officials to allow the generousRead More →

In its meeting on 7 March 2022 in Cairo, Egypt, the ISSF Executive Committee decided also on various other matters including the following: To cover by the ISSF the expenses of the Organizers of 2022 ISSF Championships with regard to the required Covid-19 testing of the participants; To approve the Development FundRead More →

Chelsea Football Club have endured a tumultuous week. The ongoing crisis in Ukraine puts such a statement into context, context that Chelsea’s difficulties pale into insignificance compared to those experiencing unimaginable hardship in Europe, but it has been tumultuous, nonetheless. Thomas Tuchel has had a week like no other inRead More →