Narratives on Cheating in Online Chess

This is a guest post written by Raúl Sánchez García. Raúl is a lecturer on motor learning and the theory of play at the Sports Science school of the Polytechnic University of Madrid. He is also closely connected to the Embodied Design Research Laboratory (EDRL) of the University of California, Berkeley. His research blends social […]

Carlsen and Caruana could face lie-detector tests if found cheating, World Chess says

The world’s top two chess players could face lie-detector tests if they are suspected of cheating, the organisers of the World Chess Championship said today. World Chess, which is overseeing the Magnus Carlsen-Fabiano Caruana title match in London, said it has called in private detective agency Pinkertons to protect the competition from cheats. >> Fabiano […]