chess

Chessboxing: the ‘Intellectual Fight Club’ hits hard in hometown Berlin
CHESS

Chessboxing: the ‘Intellectual Fight Club’ hits hard in hometown Berlin

Chess referee recalls ‘Cold War clash’
CHESS

Chess referee recalls 'Cold War clash'

The 1972 World Chess Championship between Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky was almost abandoned but for a timely intervention from German arbiter Lothar Schmid. He tells the story on its 40th anniversary.

German chess federation joins anti-doping fight
DRUGS

German chess federation joins anti-doping fight