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).

Pre_Winter Blitz Open on December 07, 2016 is won by Alexander King.  Congratulations to Alex and thanks to all who played!

Fischer Blitz Returns is December 14, 2016. Games start at 7pm.  Please, bring chess sets, clocks, and boards.  Thanks!  This is a USCF Blitz rated event.

Weekly Standard Rated Tournament  is led by Kerry Cao, Shirley Kong, and Kevin Ponds.  Latejoin is available.  There are two sections:  Open and U1600.  Next round will be December 10 at 2pm.  Time control is G/90;d5 (Game in 90 minutes with a 5 second delay).  Location: Germantown Whole Foods, 7825 U.S. Highway 72, Germantown, TN 38138-3906.  This is a USCF Regular 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 26, 2016.  See games from recent events.

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