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So, Foisor win US chess championships in St. Louis - KSDK

Grand Chess Tour News - April 11, 2017 - 9:00pm

KSDK

So, Foisor win US chess championships in St. Louis
KSDK
Filipino chess Grandmaster of the United States and 10th highest ranking player in the world Wesley So poses with his favourite chess piece (a King) on June 8, 2016 in Paris. The first leg of the 2016 Grand Chess Tour is set to take place from June 9 ...
2017 Chess Champions: Men's Global Rising Star, Women's Surprise Player Prove Worth, Win U.S. and U.S. Women's ...Yahoo Finance

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2017 Chess Champions: Men's Global Rising Star, Women's Surprise Player Prove Worth, Win US and US Women's ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Grand Chess Tour News - April 11, 2017 - 2:16pm

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2017 Chess Champions: Men's Global Rising Star, Women's Surprise Player Prove Worth, Win US and US Women's ...
PR Newswire (press release)
2-rated player in the world, highest rated player in the U.S. and 2016 Grand Chess Tour Champion - even winning the Saint Louis leg of the tour, the Sinquefield Cup - GM So was presumably the favorite to win the tournament, and yet again make his mark ...

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2017 Chess Champions: Men's Global Rising Star, Women's Surprise Player Prove Worth, Win U.S. and U.S. Women's ... - Yahoo Finance

Grand Chess Tour News - April 11, 2017 - 2:12pm

Yahoo Finance

2017 Chess Champions: Men's Global Rising Star, Women's Surprise Player Prove Worth, Win U.S. and U.S. Women's ...
Yahoo Finance
2-rated player in the world, highest rated player in the U.S. and 2016 Grand Chess Tour Champion - even winning the Saint Louis leg of the tour, the Sinquefield Cup - GM So was presumably the favorite to win the tournament, and yet again make his mark ...

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Chess: After US Championship win, Wesley So will only get stronger - ABS-CBN News

Grand Chess Tour News - April 11, 2017 - 4:51am

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Chess: After US Championship win, Wesley So will only get stronger
ABS-CBN News
2 in the world, is setting his sights on the top ranking, now held by Norway's Magnus Carlsen, whom So defeated at last year's Grand Chess Tour in Paris. Villar said it's only a matter of time before So replaces Carlsen at the summit. "He has beaten ...

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Chess Grandmaster Maurice Ashley Explains the Real Win - EBONY.com

Grand Chess Tour News - March 30, 2017 - 11:35am

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Chess Grandmaster Maurice Ashley Explains the Real Win
EBONY.com
So I'll be doing that, and the next week I'll be a part of the Grand Chess Tour that goes around the world to bring the top players on the planet, including world champion Magnus Carlsen and these three players as well to battle for the Grand Chess ...

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Howell 'Victorious Veteran' At Winter Chess Classic - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - March 22, 2017 - 5:47am

Chess.com

Howell 'Victorious Veteran' At Winter Chess Classic
Chess.com
With the U.S. Championship, the Sinquefield Cup and the new rapid & blitz event of the Grand Chess Tour, the city of St. Louis was already a majestic host of super strong tournaments. Now, it's taking its nickname "the U.S. capital of chess" to the ...

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Vishy Anand inaugurates chess academy at KCT - The Hindu

Grand Chess Tour News - March 21, 2017 - 8:45pm

The Hindu

Vishy Anand inaugurates chess academy at KCT
The Hindu
“It has been a three-month break, quite a long one, and I am quite prepared for the tournaments ahead in Zurich (April), Grand Chess Tour and the non tour events in Lyon and Norway in June. But the World Cup in September is something that is important ...

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ग्रांड चेस टूर में हिस्सा लेंगे पूर्व विश्व चैंपियन विश्वनाथन आनंद - News Track

Grand Chess Tour News - March 18, 2017 - 4:37am

News Track

ग्रांड चेस टूर में हिस्सा लेंगे पूर्व विश्व चैंपियन विश्वनाथन आनंद
News Track
नई दिल्ली: शतरंज के बादशाह विश्वनाथन आनंद इस साल होने वाले ग्रांड चेस टूर में भाग लेंगे जहा पांच विश्व कप खेले जाने है. इन्होंने 2016 में मिश्रित प्रदर्शन किया था, और यह एक बार शतरंज में ...
इस साल ग्रैंड चेस टूर और विश्व कप में हिस्सा लेंगे विश्वनाथन आनंदSanjeevni Today

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Carlsen is No. 1 but the others are closing in, says Viswanathan Anand - The Hindu

Grand Chess Tour News - March 17, 2017 - 7:37pm

The Hindu

Carlsen is No. 1 but the others are closing in, says Viswanathan Anand
The Hindu
I will play the Grand Chess Tour; that is one circuit. The other is the World championship cycle in which I will play the World Cup in September. If I qualify in the World Cup, then I have to get ready for the Candidates tournament, and the Grand tour ...

Carlsen is No. 1 but the others are closing in, says Viswanathan Anand - The Hindu

Grand Chess Tour News - March 17, 2017 - 1:13pm

The Hindu

Carlsen is No. 1 but the others are closing in, says Viswanathan Anand
The Hindu
I will play the Grand Chess Tour; that is one circuit. The other is the World championship cycle in which I will play the World Cup in September. If I qualify in the World Cup, then I have to get ready for the Candidates tournament, and the Grand tour ...

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Caruana, Nakamura, So To Compete In US Champs - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - March 17, 2017 - 12:56pm

Chess.com

Caruana, Nakamura, So To Compete In US Champs
Chess.com
... Fabiano Caruana (2817), and Hikaru Nakamura (2793). Caruana is the reigning champion. Two years ago Nakamura won, with Caruana being absent and So playing his first championship. After winning both the 2016 Grand Chess Tour and the Tata Steel ...

Viswanathan Anand: 'Wesley So is the guy everyone is keeping an eye on' - Sportstarlive

Grand Chess Tour News - March 17, 2017 - 11:41am

Viswanathan Anand: 'Wesley So is the guy everyone is keeping an eye on'
Sportstarlive
I will play the Grand Chess Tour—that is one circuit. The other is the World championship cycle in which I will play the World Cup in September. If I qualify in the World Cup, then I have to get ready for the (World Chess) Candidates tournament, and ...

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Viswanathan Anand confident of bouncing back in 2017 after mixed 2016 - Hindustan Times

Grand Chess Tour News - March 17, 2017 - 9:49am

Hindustan Times

Viswanathan Anand confident of bouncing back in 2017 after mixed 2016
Hindustan Times
Five-time world chess champion Viswanathan Anand is confident of bouncing back after a mixed 2016 and says he will compete in the Grand Chess Tour, which includes five tournaments and the World Cup, this year. Speaking at the inauguration of a ...

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Chess champion Viswanathan Anand confident of bouncing back after mixed 2016 - Financial Express

Grand Chess Tour News - March 17, 2017 - 4:01am

Financial Express

Chess champion Viswanathan Anand confident of bouncing back after mixed 2016
Financial Express
Confident of bouncing back after enduring a mixed 2016, former world chess champion Viswanathan Anand says he will compete in the Grand Chess Tour, which includes five tournaments and the World Cup, this year. Speaking at the inauguration of a ...

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Anand confident of bouncing back after mixed 2016 - Times of India

Grand Chess Tour News - March 17, 2017 - 3:22am

Times of India

Anand confident of bouncing back after mixed 2016
Times of India
CHENNAI: Confident of bouncing back after enduring a mixed 2016, former world chess champion Viswanathan Anand says he will compete in the Grand Chess Tour, which includes five tournaments and the World Cup, this year. Speaking at the ...

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Шахрияра Мамедъярова в Париже ждет Магнус Карлсен - Azerisport.com

Grand Chess Tour News - March 16, 2017 - 3:39pm

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Шахрияра Мамедъярова в Париже ждет Магнус Карлсен
Azerisport.com
Азербайджанский шахматист Шахрияр Мамедъяров приглашен в престижный коммерческий турнир «Grand Chess Tour» по быстрым шахматам и блицу, который пройдет в Париже. Организаторы назвали имя нашего гроссмейстера в числе ...

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Pestaño: Will Wesley really shine this year? | SunStar - Sun.Star

Grand Chess Tour News - March 16, 2017 - 9:39am

Pestaño: Will Wesley really shine this year? | SunStar
Sun.Star
After that, his next elite events are the first leg of the Grand Chess Tour starting June 18-26 in Paris and the second leg in Leuven, Belgium from June 27-July 3. Both of these events are in Rapid and Blitz formats. Both Paris and Leuven will have a ...

Иванчук сыграет на представительном турнире в Левене - Sportarena.com

Grand Chess Tour News - March 13, 2017 - 5:03pm

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Иванчук сыграет на представительном турнире в Левене
Sportarena.com
Перед этим, 21-25 июня в Париже пройдет еще один крупный турнир серии Grand Chess Tour – в столице Франции сыграют Магнус Карлсен, Никару Накамура, Уэсли Со, Максим Вашье-Лаграв, Сергей Карякин, Фабиано Каруана, Александр ...

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Լևոն Արոնյանը կմասնակցի Grand Chess Tour-ի Բելգիայի մրցաշարին - Armenpress.am

Grand Chess Tour News - March 13, 2017 - 7:37am

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Լևոն Արոնյանը կմասնակցի Grand Chess Tour-ի Բելգիայի մրցաշարին
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Լևոն Արոնյանը կմասնակցի Grand Chess Tour-ի Բելգիայի մրցաշարին. 16:33, 13 Մարտ, 2017. ԵՐԵՎԱՆ, 13 ՄԱՐՏԻ, ԱՐԵՆՊՐԵՍ: Շախմատի Հայաստանի տղամարդկանց հավաքականի անդամ Լևոն Արոնյանը կմասնակցի Grand Chess Tour-ի ...

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Giri, Kramnik, Ivanchuk Among Grand Chess Tour Wild Cards - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - March 13, 2017 - 4:29am

Chess.com

Giri, Kramnik, Ivanchuk Among Grand Chess Tour Wild Cards
Chess.com
The organizers of the Grand Chess Tour stated that wildcards have been selected on two criteria: the players URS™ standings (the GCT's own "universal rating system), "as well as recent exceptional performances." Both Paris and Leuven will have a prize ...

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