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As the Netflix series shows, what we really want right now is an old-fashioned bedtime story
‘The Queen’s Gambit’ sparks online playing boom, but mouse slip catches out Carlsen
Isle of Man poised to host $550,000 world title eliminators in 2021
Magnus Carlsen launches new $1.5m online tour next weekend
Wesley So wins US title with Fischeresque points total
The US championship is online this week, with Wesley So the early leader ahead of five-time champion Nakamura
Puzzle: Level material. What is the best move for White?
Puzzle: how did the behavioural economist turn the tables?
In this week’s puzzle: what was the winning move against Russia’s No 1?
White resigned. How could he have won?
Carlsen still No1, but America’s Nakamura and So are edging closer
This week’s puzzle has a simple forced solution, but it proved tricky for junior talents
The world champion takes on Garry Kasparov for the first time in 16 years this weekend
White could not see how to defeat the reigning world champion. Can you do better?
England disappoint in 163-nation online Olympiad as Russia dominates
Plus, what was the instantly winning move that all the onlookers missed?
Plus, England’s grandmasters in 15-minute action this weekend at 163-nation Olympiad
All-time great Kasparov assesses Carlsen as the world champion wins yet again
Norway's global No1 racks up 13 successive mini-match wins
A 163-team world online Olympiad starts on Saturday, with England at full strength
World No1 Magnus Carlsen takes on the Legends in online generation battle
The Norwegian, 29, continues to dominate as his final rival misses chances
Cuban legend Capablanca’s missed win went undiscovered for 13 years — can you find it?
Carlsen marches on, but young Russian pair pose problems for the champion