Wired Magazine Spotlights Webster University Chess

Chess at Webster University Webster University's top-ranked chess team and coach Susan Polgar are featured in Wired magazine.

The article details Polgar's move to Webster University, her assembly of the top-ranked collegiate chess team, and her desire to see chess become more popular among players and fans alike.

An excerpt from the article, on Webster's chess team:

All told, her team at Webster now includes eight grand masters, who hail from the US, Mexico, Brazil, Cuba, Germany, Hungary, Israel, and the Philippines. This is an unheard-of concentration of talent for a single team. The next strongest squad, at UT Dallas, has only four grand masters. (To put that in context, there are nine grand masters in the entire country of Canada.)

Read the full story at wired.com.