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!

John Hurt Memorial 14 is Saturday,  July 29, 2017.  4SS; G/60;d5. Two sections: Open and U1600 Prizes: ($1000 b/25) Open: $300-200-100,U1600: $200-125-75;   Rounds: 9-12:30-3-5:30.  Open and U1600 Entry Fee: $40 by 07/22, $50 at door; MCC Members: $30 anytime. Masters: free (EF deducted from winnings).  Use PayPal to join!  Registration begins at 7:30am.  Round one starts at 9am.

Quick Quads G/15;d5 is July 26, 2017.  Games start at 7:30pm.  This event is USCF Quick rated.

Free Chess Tournament at the Library! on July 22, 2017 is won by Nitin Baligar and Avinash Kumar in the Open Section.  Sahil Baligar wins the U1000 Section.  Ranjan Ghimire wins the Unrated Section.  Congratulations to our winners and thanks to all who played!

Fischer Blitz Fun! on July 19, 2017 is won by Alexander King.   Congratulations to Alex and thanks to all who played!

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

Make plans now for Mike Barton Memorial 7 on September 16-17, 2017 and 58th Mid-South Open is November 18-19, 2017 at IBEW!  3 Sections: Open, U1700, and U1000!

Memphis Chess League Standings are posted for 2017!

"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

Enjoy Dwight Weaver's blog on "A Fine Game - Reuben Fine vs Bradford Jefferson-1934".   See the latest issue of Chess Advocate!

Game of the Day returns!  The following game is from City Championship in 1963. See games from recent events.
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