1. shyvas

    Chess Anyone?

    I was wondering whether any members play chess? In the real world, I know only one person who plays so that makes it difficult to play against someone who isn't a computer. As we all know the computer always wins so that's not much fun. About 8.6% of the world’s population or roughly 700...
  2. Second Summer

    Chess and gender

    On FIDE's ranking of the top 100 players in the world there are 2 women: on 62. and 67. place. Is this entirely a result of culture, or is there an element of biology that favours men over women in this sport / game? Ranking here: