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Announcement: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all over-the-board Portland Chess Club events have been cancelled until further notice. In the meantime, the club is running events online. The club still has to pay its rent so we hope everyone will play in these online tournaments to support the club.


Online Game in 15-every Thursday


Portland Chess Club Championship begins online on September 29


Oregon plays Nevada in round 4 of the States Chess Cup pat 7:00pm PDT on Thursday, October 1

Watch live commentary of our fourth round match against Nevada on Nathan Wonder’s Twitch stream with guest commentary by Matt Zavortink. Or follow the games on lichess.org using the following links.

Here is a game from last week’s match where this week’s commentator Matt Zavortink gets a smooth win to help us catch up from an early match deficit. Games like this make you wonder if we should ban the London as an unfair advantage for white.