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Asynchronous Python API client for accessing the API.

Project description

Lichess Python SDK

This package is meant to be an unofficial Python API Client for
For information about the API please refer to
Every API endpoint uses async Python methods (asyncio).


Pypi: pip install async-lichess-sdk

Test Pypi: pip install -i async-lichess-sdk


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Sample Notebook

Notebook with all methods


To use this package you need to install all of the dependencies located under requirements.txt.

pip install requirements.txt

Supported python versions: python >= 3.6

How to build

Building script is located under

pip install -U .

Implemented Lichess Endpoints

  • account
  • boards
  • bots
  • broadcast
  • challenges
  • games
  • messages
  • relations
  • simulations
  • studies
  • teams
  • tournaments
  • users

Sample usage

Client initialization and usage

import asyncio
from lichess_client import APIClient

async def main():
    client = APIClient(token="your_lichess_account_token")
    response = await client.account.get_my_profile()

loop = asyncio.get_event_loop()


    {'method': <RequestMethods.GET: 'GET'>, 
     'url': '', 
     'content_type': 'application/json', 
     'timestamp': b'Fri, 13 Mar 2020 19:05:27 GMT'}, 
    {'code': 200, 
     'reason': 'OK', 
     'status': <StatusTypes.SUCCESS: 'success'>, 
     'content': {'kid': False}

Access to the response properties

b'Fri, 13 Mar 2020 19:11:32 GMT'

{'kid': False}

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