Judit Polgar

London Chess Conference

Judit Polgar

Participants from more than 50 countries are expected for the 2019 London Chess Conference, coming up November 30-December 1. There is still time to register. The day after the conference ends, the London Chess Classic begins. The London Chess Classic features some of the best chess players in the world, headlined by the current World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen.

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Infographic: Chess Players Titles and Ratings in 2019

Chess Players in 2019

Have you ever wondered just how many chess players are in the world? How many of them are women? And what’s with all the titles like chess master and international master? Who is the top chess player ever?

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Judit Polgar: Chess Connects Us

Strke Like Judit! The winning tactics of chess legend Judit polgar

Although Grandmaster Judit Polgar retired from playing top-level competitive chess in 2014, she is one of the game’s most active promoters. On October 13, 2018, the second Saturday in October and thus also National Chess Day in the United States, Judit and her sister Sofia will give a simultaneous chess exhibition (a “simul”) as part of the Global Chess Festival.

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Judit Polgar vs. Hakan Winfridson

Chess position from Judit Polgár vs Hakan Winfridsson, Goteborg, 1989.

White to move and win in 3.

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