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Good luck to players at World Youth/Cadet Championship 2019!

To help those players, we’ve put together a script to scrap all listed players’ games and packaged them by age group. The list of official players were obtained from chess-results: http://chess-results.com/tnr462957.aspx?lan=33&art=0&turdet=YES&flag=30&from=singlemessage&isappinstalled=0 The data source of the games are from chess-db.com We highly recommend you downloading these files before the event,…

A Hitchhiker’s Guide To the USCF Supplement – Part 1

  What’s rating supplement and why it matters to you? Each month, USCF publishes the supplement rating for each active member/player, which is used in many official events or qualification for events. For example: scholastic top 100 list if you contact Susan Cantor at USCF and disclose your child’s birthday,…

Welcome to Princeton Chess Club

Chess In the Digital Age As of Nov 2018, when the World Chess Championship is underway with Caruana challenging Carlsen, there are four players in the world with FIDE rating over 2800 mark. According to  https://2700chess.com Carlsen, Caruana, Mamedyarov, Ding, the gang of four had rating in the 2800 range. …