Press

PRESS

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Press Interviews & Media Coverage
 
2017
 
Maurice Ashley, first black chess grandmaster, continues to give back to the game – The Undefeated, April 12, 2017
 
Maurice Ashley, Brooklyn Grandmaster – CBS, March 11, 2017
 
Chess in Africa – Chessbase, January 25, 2017
 
 
 
2016

The Chronicles of Grandmaster Maurice Ashley – The Chronicles of a Hip Hop Legend, November 11, 2016
 
Brooklyn Chess Grandmaster Passing His Wisdom On To Kids – CBS, November 3 , 2016 
 
Brooklyn district attorney’s office announces chess program for at-risk youth – Amsterdam News, Nov 3 , 2016
 
Maurice Ashley on 2016 Millionaire Chess – The Chess Drum, October 21, 2016
 
Millionaire Chess: interview with Maurice Ashley – Chessbase, October 9, 2016
 
Maurice Ashley helps propel Kenyan chess forward! – The Chess Drum, June 16, 2016
 
 

2015
 
 
GM Maurice Ashley tells students, “Chess is Fun”–  Brooklyn Daily Eagle, February 9, 2015
 
Radio Interview – Interview with Maurice Ashley – February 8, 2015
 
 
2014
 
 
CBC Radio Interview with Maurice Ashley – As it Happens with Carol Off & Jeff, November 2014
 
Chessbase interview with Maurice Ashley – Chessbase, October 27, 2014
 
Australia Radio interview with Maurice – Australia Radio, Oct. 14, 2014
 
TalkSPORT radio interview with Maurice Ashley – TalkSPORT, September 4, 2014
 
Chess Brain Training – AskMen, June 28, 2014
 
Tour Planet Hollywood with GM Maurice Ashley – US Chess Group for USCF, June 26th, 2014
 
Grandmaster Maurice Ashley Interview on Chess PDX. – Chess PDX Blog
 
2013
 
Maurice Ashley Mini Interview About Millionaire Chess – OneArrow’s Blog on Chess.com, December 28, 2013
 
Millionaire Chess Open launched by GM Maurice Ashley: Las Vegas Oct 2014 – Chess Magazine Black & White, December 19, 2013
 
GM Maurice Ashley Profile – The Chess Drum