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).

Memphis Candidates 2017   has Alexander King, Alain Cierna, Devon Puckett, and Oscar She qualify for 2017 Memphis City Closed Championship with Graham Horobetz and Jonathan Beatty.  In tie breaking order Aneesh Achanta, Zachary Kent, Jason Fang, Shawn Meng, Jonathan Mehrotra, and Daniel Speck are the Top 6 who qualify for U1500 Closed Championship.  These two closed events and 2017Memphis Reserve Open will be March 18-19, 2017 at IBEW!   There will be some real chess fun for all chess players to enjoy!  See our elected or appointed officers and board members.

Blitz 5-0: The Time Control of Champions on January 11, 2017 is won by Alexander King.  Congratulations to Alex and thanks to all who played!

The Blitz Tournament with no Name! is January 18, 2017.  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 Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! on January 28, 2017.

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 returns!  The following game is from City Championship in 1967.
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