Welcome to The Memphis Chess Club Inc. 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).

57th Mid-South Open is won by Jonathan Beatty.  Korey Kormick wins the U1700 Section and Michael Shuey is the top U1200.  Congratulations to our winners and thanks to all who played!

Weekly Standard Rated Tournament:  We meet every Saturday that does not conflict with a MCC event at Whole Foods in Germantown with rounds starting at 2pm. The first tournament will be 4 rounds and will take place on dates: Dec 3, Dec 10, Dec.31, Jan 7. Anyone can join the tournament at any time. Half point byes will be given upon request. There will be two sections: U1600 and Open. The entry fee is $10 for the tournament and all the money goes back to the winners in prizes.  Time control is G/90;d5.  Location: Germantown Whole Foods, 7825 U.S. Highway 72, Germantown, TN 38138-3906.

End of November Blitz Special! on November 30, 2016 is won by Graham Horobetz on tiebreaks over Alexander King and Peter Pritchett.  Congratulations to Graham and thanks to all who played!

Pre_Winter Blitz Open is December 07, 2016.  Games start at 7pm.  Please, bring chess sets, clocks, and boards.  Thanks!  This is a USCF Blitz rated event.

"Online Mondays"   We hold online tournaments for members and friends of the MCC every Monday at 8:00pm. To receive a weekly invite, sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/2dVUQWG27yrkwrlA2

Check out our other upcoming events: Free Chess Tournament at the Library!:  December 17, 2016
and  Memphis Candidates 2017 on January 14-15, 2017 at IBEW on Madison Avenue. 

Enjoy Dwight Weaver's blog on "A Fine Game - Reuben Fine vs Bradford Jefferson-1934".  See Dwight's wonderful new chess newsletter,  Knightly Edition.

Game of the Day is back!  The following game is from 57th Mid-South Open on November 27, 2016.  See games from recent events.

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