Chess is a two player strategy board game played on a chessboard.
Chess was originated in India . In India chess was known as “chaturanga”. The rules of the “chaturanga” were modificated in Italy and Spain around the 1200
In chess, there are 64 squares and 16 pieces. The most powerful piece is the queen , and the least powerful is the pawn. To win you have to checkmate the opponent’s king . And to checkmate the king you have to attack and capture the opponent’s pieces.If a player isn’t in checkmate but has no legal moves, then he is in stalemate, and the game immediately ends.
The first World Chess Championship has been organized by the FIDE. The FIDE or the World Chess Federation is an international organization that connects the national chess federation of each country around the world , and control chess champions like the Women’s World Championship, the World Junior Championship or the World Senior Championship.
Now chess is a recognized Sport of the International Olympic Committee , and at the moment, computers have been programmed to play chess with increasing success.