Welcome to the Memphis Chess Club website. We hold weekly meetings on Wednesday from 5:30pm to 8:15pm at Holiday Deli & Ham (Poplar at 585 Erin Drive Memphis, TN 38117).

More Fischer G/3;d2  is won by Graham Horobetz on tiebreaks over Chase Knowles on July 27, 2016.  Congratulations to Graham and thanks to all who played!  

Memphis Chess Club Summer Invitational  on July 23, 2016 is won by Graham Horobetz on tiebreaks over Robert Leonard in the Over 1600 section.   Under 1600 is won by Evan Wu.

5 Dollar Blitz! is August 03,  2016 with format with G/5;d0, 5SS (game in 5 minutes with 0 second delay, 5 round swiss pairing system).  Games start at 7pm.  This event is USCF Blitz rated.  Please bring chess clocks, sets, and boards.  Thank you!

Check out our other upcoming events: 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!

Game of the Day is back!  The following game is from John Hurt Memorial 6 on June 27, 2009.  See games from recent events.

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