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Carl Jacobs

Thursday, July 27, 2017
​Will TT’s next national chess champion be one of the country’s talented young players?
Thursday, July 6, 2017
The T&T chess world, indeed the entire nation, should extend congratulations to 16-year-old Gabriella Johnson for creating chess history, becoming the country’s first Woman International Master.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
​FM Joshua Johnson and CM Dev Soondarsingh have topped the Tobago national qualifying contest, thus confirming their status as two of the country’s leading young chess players.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
LEGEND has it that the game of chess was born in India.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Kevin Cupid has confirmed his status as one of the country’s leading young chess players by topping the field of 41 players in this year’s Knights Open tournament.
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Some 30 years before the title of world chess champion was recognised, the young American Paul Morphy created a legacy that altered the sport’s landscape forever.
Thursday, May 18, 2017
​Now what can we make of the current emotional antics of Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, President of FIDE, the world chess body?
Thursday, May 11, 2017
​In his book, “How Life Imitates Chess,”Garry Kasparov asks the question, what makes chess such an ideal laboratory for the decision-making process? And the former world champion answers: “To play ch
Thursday, May 4, 2017
​Although Trinidad and Tobago had the smallest number of players at this year’s CARIFTA Chess Championship, they were able to leave indelible marks on the tournament’s results.T&T not only secured
Thursday, April 27, 2017
The sport of chess in T&T has taken a significant leap forward with last Saturday’s formal launching of the country’s first permanent Chess Centre.

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