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Major article about Steinitz published in 'New in Chess'

The current issue of New In Chess magazine includes a 9-page illustrated article about the first world chess champion, William Steinitz, by Tim Harding.

Richard James has reviewed Tim's new book Steinitz in London. This is a major work of 415 large-format pages, including 623 games, many of them annotated, and many pictures.

Details of British Online Seniors

We now have details of the British online senior championships which start on 18 December. See our Seniors calendar and Seniors news pages. Perhaps in the hope of a vaccine, some senior tournaments for 2021 have been announced.