Saturday, December 11, 2010
The game just started! I'm listening to Alex Yermolinsky on ICC. You can follow for free at Chess in Translation and The Week in Chess, among other places.
Friday, December 10, 2010
ICA President Tom Sprandel writes:
NM Arnulfo Benesa, 2000 US Senior Champion, is gone. He had suffered from strokes for the past two years, but had continued to play chess until the last several months. The chess players of Illinois will miss him. Visitation will be this Saturday afternoon.
Drake & Sons Funeral Home
5303 N Western Ave
Chicago, Il 60625
Dec. 11, 2010
3:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Benesa poses with his portrait of Tigran Petrosian
Former Illinois state champion and US Senior Open champion NM Arnulfo Benesa has passed away. I'll miss my Edgewater neighbor! Please send games, photos, and memories for publication on the ICA website.