Welcome to The Memphis Chess Club Inc. website. We hold weekly meetings on Wednesday from 6:30pm to 8:15pm at Holiday Deli & Ham (585 Erin Drive Memphis, TN 38117  near Huey's and Iberia Bank).

SuperNationals VI in Nashville, TN is the largest tournament of all time!  The record of 5,335 players from 2013 is broken!   Congrats to Douglass K-8 Optional School team who did well in K-9 Under 1250!  Houston Middle School team of Germantown is 5th in the K-6 Championship!  Grahamwood Elementary of Memphis finishes 1st in K-3 Under 1000 and 5th in the K-5 Championships .  Congratulations to all teams!  This is a good indicator that chess is growing here!

Just Another Blitz Tourn! on May 17, 2017 is won by Alexander King.  Congratulations to Alex and thanks to all who played!. 

May Blitz Fun! is May 24, 2017.  Games start at 7pm.  This is USCF Blitz rated.

Make plans now for  John Hurt Memorial 14 on July 29, 2017 and Mike Barton Memorial 7 on September 16-17, 2017.

See "60 Minutes" story: "Chess Instills New Dreams in Kids from Rural Mississippi County".

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".

Game of the Day returns!  The following game is from Club Ladder Game in 1962.  For more games of Eddie Middleton (1944-2017) visit this page.  See games from recent events.
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