Hikaru Nakamura, Day 10, 2013 Tata Steel Chess Tournament, Photo Courtesy Official Website www.tatasteelchess.com

A History of the Samford Fellowship

by John Donaldson Few if any ideas have had as large an impact on American chess as that of the Samford Chess Fellowship. Conceived by the late Frank P. Samford Jr., the vision was to create world class players who would...