Discover the Top 5 Best Tournament Chess Sets

Are you an aspiring chess grandmaster or a passionate player who craves the thrill of tournament-style competition? The right tournament chess set can make all the difference in your games. Selecting the best tournament chess set is crucial for serious players seeking a balance of functionality, durability, and aesthetic appeal. The ideal tournament set typically features a Staunton design, a classic chess piece style recognized for its clarity and ease of identification during play. Pieces with weighted bases and felted bottoms ensure stability and smooth movement across the board.

In this article, we're going to unveil the top 5 best tournament chess sets that are bound to elevate your chess-playing experience. These sets are carefully crafted by Royal Chess Mall and cater to chess lovers and collectors looking for excellence in design and functionality.

5 Best Tournament Chess Sets

  • Tournament Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board
  • Tournament Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Golden Rosewood With Board
  • Championship Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board
  • Championship Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Golden Rosewood With Board
  • Russian Zagreb Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board

1. Tournament Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board

Tournament Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board

Let's start with the Tournament Chess Set Combo featuring pieces in Ebonised Boxwood. This is the ideal choice for those who appreciate traditional German Staunton chess sets. What sets this combo apart is the inclusion of chess pieces, a chess board, and a storage box. These sets are highly favored in tournaments, Blitz play, and high-level FIDE chess competitions. Grandmasters and chess players appreciate them for their simple yet durable design. The pieces are well-weighted, offering stability during gameplay.

Wood Combination:
  - Material: Ebonised Boxwood & Boxwood
  - Dark Chess Pieces: Ebonised Boxwood
  - Light Chess Pieces: Boxwood
Square Size: 1.77" to 2.16" (45mm to 55mm)
Contains: 34 Chess pieces (2 extra Queens)
Chess Board:
  - Wood Combination: Ebony & Maple Wood
  - Size of Board: 19" x 19" (48cm x 48cm)
Storage Box: 9.5” x 6” x 4”
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2. Tournament Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Golden Rosewood With Board

Tournament Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Golden Rosewood With Board

Next on our list is another Tournament Chess Set Combo with pieces in Golden Rosewood. This set is perfect for those who prefer the classic German Staunton design. These sets are versatile, equally suitable for tournaments, Blitz play, or high-level FIDE chess events. The well-weighted pieces provide stability and durability during gameplay, ensuring you have a competitive edge.

Wood Combination:
  - Golden Rosewood & Boxwood
  - Dark Chess Pieces: Golden Rosewood
  - Light Chess Pieces: Boxwood
Square Size: 1.77" to 1.97" (45mm to 50mm)
Contains: 34 Chess pieces (2 extra Queens)
Chess Board: 19" x 19" (48cm x 48cm)
Storage Box: Chess Box 9.5” x 6” x 4”

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3. Championship Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board

Championship Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board

For those who aspire to championship-level play, our Championship Chess Set Combo is an excellent choice. This combo includes Tournament Chess Pieces paired with a golden rosewood chess board adorned with notations and a beautiful storage box. These sets are a staple in major chess tournaments worldwide and are beloved for their recent yet timeless design. The pieces are well-weighted, offering great durability and stability, whether you prefer classic or Blitz-style gameplay.

Wood Combination:
 - Ebonised Boxwood & Boxwood
 - Dark Chess Pieces: Ebonised Boxwood
 - Light Chess Pieces: Boxwood
Recommended Square Size: 1.97" to 2.36" (50mm to 60mm)
Contains: 34 Chess pieces (2 extra Queens)
Chess Board: 19" x 19" (48cm x 48cm)
Storage Box: 9.5” x 6” x 4”

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Regular price Sale price160.100 Ft 187.200 Ft

4. Championship Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Golden Rosewood With Board

Championship Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Golden Rosewood With Board

The Championship Chess Set Combo, featuring pieces in Golden Rosewood, is another top choice for tournament-style play. This combo pairs Tournament Chess Pieces with a golden rosewood chess board and a beautiful storage box. These sets are commonly used in major chess tournaments worldwide, cherished for their elegant yet contemporary design. The pieces are thoughtfully weighted, offering excellent durability and stability for both classic and Blitz-style play.

Wood Combination:
  - Golden Rosewood & Boxwood
  - Dark Chess Pieces: Golden Rosewood
  - Light Chess Pieces: Boxwood
Square Size: 1.97" to 2.36" (50mm to 60mm)
Contains: 34 Chess pieces (2 extra Queens)
Chess Board: 19" x 19" (48cm x 48cm)
Storage Box: 9.5” x 6” x 4”

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Regular price Sale price160.100 Ft 187.200 Ft

5. Russian Zagreb Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board

Russian Zagreb Chess Set Combo - Pieces In Ebonised Boxwood With Board

Last but not least, we have the Russian Zagreb Chess Set Combo, featuring pieces in Ebonised Boxwood. These chessmen are a stunning reproduction of the pieces used in the 1959 world chess tournament in Zagreb. The pieces boast elegant profiles, with the knight standing out with its distinct appearance. Every piece has a smooth curvature, eliminating sharp points, making it an excellent choice for chess players seeking comfort and precision. This combo set pairs these unique chess pieces with a matching Drueke-style chess board and box.

Wood Combination:
  - Ebonised Boxwood & Boxwood
  - Dark Chess Pieces: Ebonised Boxwood
  - Light Chess Pieces: Boxwood
Square Size: 1.56" to 1.76" (40mm to 45mm)
Contains: 34 Chess pieces
Chess Board: 15" x 15" (38cm x 38cm)
Chess Storage Box: 9.5” x 6” x 4”

Conclusion

High-quality tournament sets often use materials like wood or durable plastics, striking a balance between elegance and practicality. Wood sets, often crafted from fine hardwoods like rosewood or ebonized boxwood, exude a timeless charm, while modern plastic sets offer durability and resistance to wear and tear. The board itself should be foldable, easy to transport, and durable enough to withstand the rigors of frequent use.

Distinctive features such as algebraic notation on the borders of the board contribute to a seamless tournament experience, aiding players in recording moves accurately. Whether for casual games or competitive play, investing in a premium tournament chess set enhances the overall enjoyment and professionalism of the chess experience.

Royal Chess Mall brings you the best tournament chess sets, designed to meet the high standards of chess competitions and the discerning tastes of chess enthusiasts. Whether you opt for the Tournament Chess Set Combo, Championship Chess Set Combo, or the Russian Zagreb Chess Set Combo, you'll be investing in quality and elegance.

If you're looking to buy chess sets, chess boards, Staunton chess sets, Staunton chess pieces, or chess pieces online, Royal Chess Mall is your destination for excellence. Get ready to elevate your game and enjoy tournament-level play with our top-notch tournament chess sets. After all, the best tournament chess sets deserve the best players!