Welcome to The Memphis Chess Club Inc. website.  We hold weekly meetings on Wednesday from 7:15pm to ? at The Connection Tutoring Center,  4726 Poplar Ave #7, Memphis, TN 38117 (back of building).  Join our mailing list for club news.  For more site info: See Fyler!  The Memphis Chess Club Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization.  Send your donations to: The Memphis Chess Club Inc., P.O. Box 17864, Memphis, TN 38187-0864.

Free Quick Chess Tournament at the Library! is won on tiebreaks in the Open Section by Anish Sahasrabudhe over Cole Stevenson.  The U1000 Section is won by Lance Luttrell.  Congrats to our winners and thanks to all who played!

June 13, 2018: Slow Blitz Swiss: is won by Alexander King on tiebreaks over Graham Horobetz and Davis Whaley.  Congratulations to Alex and thanks to all who played!

June 20, 2018: Quick Quads:3RR, G/15;d5.  Games start at 7:30pm.

John Hurt Memorial 15:  June 30, 2018.  Site: IBEW  1870 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104.
4SS; G/60;d5. Two sections: Open and U1600 Prizes: ($1000 based on 25 paid EFs) Open: $300-200-100,U1600: $200-125-75; Rounds: 9-12:30-3-5:30. Open and U1600 Entry Fee: $40 by 06/23, $50 at door, MCC members $40 anytime, Masters: free (EF deducted from winnings); Special U1000 Trophy Section: 4SS, G/45 d5; Entry Fee: $15. Trophies for top 3 overall, top U800 and top U600. Round 1 at 9am, next rounds ASAP.  On site Registration: 06/30:7:30am - 8:45am.  You can pay the early entry fee with PayPal until registration end time on Saturday.  This event is USCF Dual rated.

Do you need chess lessons?  See our approved list of chess coaches or instructors. 

Make plans now for  Hot Summer Swiss:  July 21, 2018, Oran Quintrell Memorial:  September 15, 2018, and 59th Mid-South Open: November 17-18, 2018.

Enjoy Dwight Weaver's blog on "The Pillsbury Rebels".   See the latest issue of Chess Advocate!

Game of the Day returns!  See notes from Tennessee Chess News: page 2.  This game was played at the Jackson Winter Knights Classic in 1982.  See games from recent events.
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