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Grand Chess Tour News - July 8, 2017 - 1:09pm

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Chess notes - The Boston Globe
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The YourNextMove Grand Chess Tour event has ended with a convincing win by world champion Magnus Carlsen. Though he came out of the rapid tournament ...
Kasparov back on board for grand slam | GulfNews.comgulfnews.com
Former world champion Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement ...Yahoo India News

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Former world champion Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement ... - Yahoo India News

Grand Chess Tour News - July 8, 2017 - 1:06am

Yahoo India News

Former world champion Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement ...
Yahoo India News
Former chess world champion Garry Kasparov is coming out of retirement to play in a US tournament next month, organisers announced on Thursday.

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King of chess back in game after 12-year hiatus sparked by loss to supercomputer - Montreal Gazette

Grand Chess Tour News - July 7, 2017 - 10:12am

Montreal Gazette

King of chess back in game after 12-year hiatus sparked by loss to supercomputer
Montreal Gazette
The event is part of the prestigious Grand Chess Tour, a “grand slam” set of tournaments that is bankrolled by Rex Sinquefield, a UK billionaire, and seen as a rival to the events organised by FIDE, the official world governing body. Kasparov, whose ...
Legendary chess player Garry Kasparov out of retirementKawowo Sports

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Legendary chess player Garry Kasparov out of retirement - Kawowo Sports

Grand Chess Tour News - July 7, 2017 - 7:19am

Legendary chess player Garry Kasparov out of retirement
Kawowo Sports
Twelve years after calling it quits from competitive chess, legendary player Garry Kasparov is back. Arguably the greatest player of all time, Kasparov's return will see him compete at the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz – a new addition to the Grand Chess ...

Chess champ Kasparov to come out of retirement for St. Louis tournament - St. Louis Business Journal

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2017 - 6:56am

St. Louis Business Journal

Chess champ Kasparov to come out of retirement for St. Louis tournament
St. Louis Business Journal
The Sinquefield Cup and the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz are the third and fourth stops, respectively, of the 2017 Grand Chess Tour. Following those events, on Aug. 19, the Chess Club will host the Ultimate MOves blitz games, featuring a series of games ...
The king is back: Chess legend Garry Kasparov comes out of retirementTelegraph.co.uk
Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Is Coming Out Of Retirement To Compete In St. Louis TournamentForbes
Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement for inaugural Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz EventThe Indian Express
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Grand Chess Tour: Viswanathan Anand hints at retirement after eighth-placed finish - Deccan Chronicle

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2017 - 3:43am

Deccan Chronicle

Grand Chess Tour: Viswanathan Anand hints at retirement after eighth-placed finish
Deccan Chronicle
However, the 47-year-old from Chennai could not continue to replicate his form as he secured a disappointing eight placed finish out of 10 players in the Leuven leg of the Grand Chess Tour recently with a score of 8.0/18. With these mixed results for ...

The king is back: Chess legend Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement - Telegraph.co.uk

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2017 - 1:37am

Telegraph.co.uk

The king is back: Chess legend Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement
Telegraph.co.uk
The event is part of the prestigious Grand Chess Tour, a "grand slam" set of tournaments that is bankrolled by UK billionaire Rex Sinquefield and seen as a rival to the events organised by Fide, the official world governing body. Kasparov, whose ...
Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Is Coming Out Of Retirement To Compete In St. Louis TournamentForbes
Chess champ Kasparov to come out of retirement for St. Louis tournamentSt. Louis Business Journal
Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement for inaugural Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz EventThe Indian Express
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BREAKING: Kasparov To Play St. Louis Rapid, Blitz - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - July 5, 2017 - 4:45pm

Chess.com

BREAKING: Kasparov To Play St. Louis Rapid, Blitz
Chess.com
Kasparov at the Paris Grand Chess Tour Pro-Am day two weeks ago. | Photo: Maria Emelianova. The Grand Chess Tour organizers today announced that one of the wildcards for the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz next month is...Garry Kasparov. Kasparov, now ...

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Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Is Coming Out Of Retirement To Compete In St. Louis Tournament - Forbes

Grand Chess Tour News - July 5, 2017 - 3:07pm

Forbes

Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Is Coming Out Of Retirement To Compete In St. Louis Tournament
Forbes
Ten players will compete for a total purse of $150,000 in the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz Competition, part of the international Grand Chess Tour circuit which features some of the best players in the world. It takes place immediately following another ...
Chess champ Kasparov to come out of retirement for St. Louis tournamentSt. Louis Business Journal
The king is back: Chess legend Garry Kasparov comes out of retirementTelegraph.co.uk
Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement for inaugural Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz EventThe Indian Express
TASS -Firstpost -India.com
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Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Is Coming Out Of Retirement To Compete In St. Louis Tournament - Forbes

Grand Chess Tour News - July 5, 2017 - 3:07pm

Forbes

Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Is Coming Out Of Retirement To Compete In St. Louis Tournament
Forbes
Ten players will compete for a total purse of $150,000 in the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz Competition, part of the international Grand Chess Tour circuit which features some of the best players in the world. It takes place immediately following another ...

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Chess.com Pic Inspires Epic Reddit Photoshop Battle - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - July 5, 2017 - 11:42am

Chess.com

Chess.com Pic Inspires Epic Reddit Photoshop Battle
Chess.com
For his victory at the Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour in Leuven, Belgium Magnus Carlsen received a silver plate with a reflection as strong as a mirror. Chess.com photographer spent several minutes and took dozens of photos, until she snapped what she ...

World Team Chess Championship - BusinessWorld Online Edition

Grand Chess Tour News - July 5, 2017 - 10:08am

World Team Chess Championship
BusinessWorld Online Edition
... with their so-called “nerds” in place the US chess team won the 2016 Baku Olympiad, but for the World Team Championship their top 3 (meaning Wesley, Caruana and Nakamura) were not available due to scheduling conflicts with the Grand Chess Tour.

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Historic Sinquefield Cup Brings Top World Chess Talent to Saint Louis; Legendary World Champion Garry Kasparov ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Grand Chess Tour News - July 5, 2017 - 8:10am

Historic Sinquefield Cup Brings Top World Chess Talent to Saint Louis; Legendary World Champion Garry Kasparov ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Legendary World Champion and 13th World Champion in chess history, Garry Kasparov, is coming out of retirement to participate in the inaugural Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz Event - the fourth stop on the 2017 Grand Chess Tour - held at the Chess Club and ...

Grand Chess Tour: Did Viswanathan Anand hint at retirement after tepid display in event's Leuven leg? - Firstpost

Grand Chess Tour News - July 4, 2017 - 9:19pm

Firstpost

Grand Chess Tour: Did Viswanathan Anand hint at retirement after tepid display in event's Leuven leg?
Firstpost
After a series of tumultuous games in the rapid leg of the recently-concluded Leuven leg of the Grand Chess Tour, Viswanathan Anand for the first time hinted at plans of retirement. Talking to grandmaster Maurice Ashley about his topsy-turvy play ...

Levon Aronian shares 5-6 places at Grand Chess Tour in Leuven - Panorama.am

Grand Chess Tour News - July 3, 2017 - 1:48am

The Boston Globe

Levon Aronian shares 5-6 places at Grand Chess Tour in Leuven
Panorama.am
Armenian GM Levon Aronian played in the Grand Chess Tour chess tournament that took place in Leuven from Wednesday 28th June to Sunday 2nd July. The players competed in both Rapid and Blitz chess with the Armenian sharing the 4-5 places in the ...
Chess notesThe Boston Globe

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Aronian holds 5th place in Grand Chess Tour - Mediamax.am

Grand Chess Tour News - July 3, 2017 - 1:16am

Mediamax.am

Aronian holds 5th place in Grand Chess Tour
Mediamax.am
The second round of Grand Chess Tour, which contained rapid and blitz games, has finished in Leuven. Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian earned 18.5 points out of 36 possible and completed the second round on the 5th place by additional parameters.
Levon Aronian shares 5-6 places at Grand Chess Tour in LeuvenPanorama.am
Chess notesThe Boston Globe

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Aronian holds 5th place in Grand Chess Tour - Mediamax.am

Grand Chess Tour News - July 3, 2017 - 1:16am

Mediamax.am

Aronian holds 5th place in Grand Chess Tour
Mediamax.am
The second round of Grand Chess Tour, which contained rapid and blitz games, has finished in Leuven. Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian earned 18.5 points out of 36 possible and completed the second round on the 5th place by additional parameters.
Levon Aronian shares 5-6 places at Grand Chess Tour in LeuvenPanorama.am
Chess notesThe Boston Globe

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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Grand Chess Tour News - July 2, 2017 - 4:36pm

The Boston Globe

Chess notes
The Boston Globe
The most recent event in this year's Grand Chess Tour is “YourNextMove” in Leuven, Belgium. It has the same format as the Paris GCT event with a single round-robin rapid event and a double round-robin blitz event and then combining the scores from each ...

Карлсен выиграл этап Grand Chess Tour в Лёвене, Крамник — пятый - Чемпионат.com

Grand Chess Tour News - July 2, 2017 - 12:38pm

Чемпионат.com

Карлсен выиграл этап Grand Chess Tour в Лёвене, Крамник — пятый
Чемпионат.com
В Лёвене (Бельгия) завершился второй этап Grand Chess Tour. Победителем соревнований стал чемпион мира норвежец Магнус Карлсен, повторивший свой успех на первом этапе в Париже. По итогам рапида и блица норвежец набрал 25,5 ...
Норвежский шахматист Магнус Карлсен выиграл второй этап Grand Chess Tour в БельгииР-Спорт
Grand Chess Tour в Лёвене, день 3: Уэсли Со лидирует перед ...Sportarena.com
Аронян по итогам турнира по рапиду на Grand Chess Tour поделил 5-7 местаАМИ "Новости-Армения" (пресс-релиз)
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