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.

April 25, 2018: Quick Swiss: Open and U1500, G/10;d5,  Please, bring chess clocks, sets, and boards.  Thanks!  This event is USCF Quick rated.  Round one starts at 7:30pm.

Idlewild Spring Clash is April 28, 2018.  Site: Idlewild Elementary, 1950 Linden Avenue, Memphis TN 38104. Format: 3 Sections: Open, U800, and Unrated! 4 Round Swiss, G/60;d5 for rated and G/30;d5 for unrated.  Round Times: 9am ASAP.  Registration: 8am-8:45am.  Rated sections are USCF Regular Rating.  Adults are welcome to play.

Chess Day at the Cordova Library on April 21, 2018 is won by Jason Shen in the Open Section.  Under 1000 is won by  Ashish Kalaga.  Top Unrated is Mukund Maradana.
Congratulations to our winners and thanks to all who played!

April 18, 2018: Quick Quads 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 Bluff City Open: May 19-20, 2018!  John Hurt Memorial 15:  June 30, 2018:  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!  The following game is from Bluff City Open on February 18, 1978. See games from recent events.
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