Welcome to the Memphis Chess Club website. We hold weekly meetings on Wednesday from 5:30pm to 9:00pm at Holiday Deli & Ham (Poplar at 585 Erin Drive Memphis, TN 38117).  Note:  We are changing our meeting night to Wednesday.

Pawn Power Open 13 is won by Graham Horobetz with a perfect 5-0 score!  Congratulations to Graham and thanks to all who played!

June 01, 2016: MCC Blitz Championship; G/5;d0, 7SS (game in 5 minutes with no delay, 7 round swiss pairing system).  Games start at 7pm.  This event is USCF Blitz rated.

Check out our other upcoming events: Free Chess Tournament at the Library!:  June 25, 2016, Free Chess Tournament at the Library!:  July 30, 2016, John Hurt Memorial Open 13:  August 06, 2016, Mike Barton Memorial 6: September 17, 2016, National Chess Day!: October 08, 2016, and 57th Mid-South Open  November 26-27, 2016. 

Enjoy Dwight Weaver's blog on Edward Lasker in Memphis-Roaring 1920's Western Championship.  See Dwight's wonderful new edition of Chess Advocate!

Kenn Thompson's Site is a great chess source!  MCC Members get a special account for this. 

Game of the Day is back!  The following game is from Free Rated Chess Tournament at the Library! on January 31, 2015.  See games from recent events.
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