ChessFlash World News/Oct 22, 2019

This just in…ISLE OF MAN -UK … October 21 …155 PLAYER MONSTER WORLD “GRAND SWISS TOURNAMENT” IS OVER … with a fantastic come from behind last round victory over England’s D. Howell … thirty year old WANG HAO of China — winner on tiebreak — split $120,000 with American F. […]

ChessFlash World News: Aug 26, 2019 [Updated]

CHESS PROBLEM WIZARD/SURVIVOR MAESTRO/PAL BENKO  “Mr. Benko Gambit” DIES AT AGE 91 This just in from the New York Times and confirmed by chess Grandmaster Susan Polgar … Mr. Benko will forever be remembered for being aside 1972 world chess champion R. J Fischer … indeed almost all epic Fischer […]

RIP Jean Ann Troendle

Jude Introduces GM Irina Krush from K&D Photo + Video on Vimeo. Jean Ann Troendle JANUARY 22, 1949 – JULY 11, 2019 “JEAN TROENDLE/LEGENDARY CAJUN CHESS COMPANY OWNER WHO JUST DIED IS AT THE VERY START of  VIDEO HERE TALKING TO ME AS I GO IN … She held hundreds […]