jim h asked in Games & RecreationBoard Games · 2 months ago

Why are Men & Women ranked separately in the game of Chess?

I can understand why in Tennis or Basketball or Golf.

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  • 2 months ago
    Favorite Answer

    Wow I didn't even know they did that. I was always in chess club and school and I beat out all the boys. (I'm a woman)

  • 2 months ago

    It is to encourage more females to take up the sport.

  • Ann
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    Good point!.........................

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