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World's Top 10 To Play At Norway Chess - Chess.com

February 17, 2017 - 10:53am

Chess.com

World's Top 10 To Play At Norway Chess
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A more recent event that should be mentioned is the 2014 Sinquefield Cup. With Fabiano Caruana, Magnus Carlsen, Veselin Topalov, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Levon Aronian and Hikaru Nakamura it was by rating the strongest in the history of chess, ...

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Chess ntes - The Boston Globe

February 12, 2017 - 4:28pm

The Boston Globe

Chess ntes
The Boston Globe
Former world champion and the world's top-ranked player Veselin Topalov is now 41 and, perhaps, on the down side of a fine career, with his chess very spotty these days. He finished in a tie for 2 nd last summer at the Sinquefield Cup but then finished ...

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So stretches unbeaten streak to 60 games - Manila Standard - The Standard

February 5, 2017 - 7:49am

So stretches unbeaten streak to 60 games - Manila Standard
The Standard
After staying unscathed in 56 games and winning the 13-round 2017 Tata Steel Masters Chess Tournament in The Netherlands last week, So resumed his ...

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On Chess: Undefeated Wesley So, a world champion contender - St. Louis Public Radio

February 2, 2017 - 4:57pm

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Undefeated Wesley So, a world champion contender
St. Louis Public Radio
So's incredible run started after his tournament in Bilbao, Spain last July. The fastest improving player lost his last game in Bilbao but, surprisingly, So has not lost a single game since. He tied for third in Bilbao, then he won the Sinquefield Cup ...
Grand Chess Tour Levon Aronian to replace Vladimir KramnikBig News Network.com
Levon Aronian to participate in Grand Chess Tour - Panorama.amPanorama.am

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Undefeated Wesley So: A world champion contender - KBIA

February 2, 2017 - 5:20am

St. Louis Public Radio

Undefeated Wesley So: A world champion contender
KBIA
Just last weekend, Wesley So won one of the most prestigious chess events, the Tata Steel Chess Tournament held in the Netherlands. So faced a difficult challenge, with World Champion Magnus Carlsen and World Championship challenger Sergey ...
Grand Chess Tour: Levon Aronian to replace Vladimir KramnikBig News Network.com
Levon Aronian to participate in Grand Chess TourPanorama.am

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Undefeated Wesley So: A world champion contender - St. Louis Public Radio

February 2, 2017 - 5:13am

St. Louis Public Radio

Undefeated Wesley So: A world champion contender
St. Louis Public Radio
So's incredible run started after his tournament in Bilbao, Spain last July. The fastest improving player lost his last game in Bilbao but, surprisingly, So has not lost a single game since. He tied for third in Bilbao, then he won the Sinquefield Cup ...

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Grand Chess Tour: Levon Aronian to replace Vladimir Kramnik - Big News Network.com

February 2, 2017 - 3:39am

Big News Network.com

Grand Chess Tour: Levon Aronian to replace Vladimir Kramnik
Big News Network.com
These nine players will all compete in the 2017 Sinquefield Cup (July 31-August 12) and the 2017 London Classic (November 29-December 12) where they will be joined by one wildcard in each tournament, Chess.com reports. Aronian claimed the third spot ...

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Grand Chess Tour: Levon Aronian to replace Vladimir Kramnik - PanARMENIAN.Net

February 2, 2017 - 2:58am

Grand Chess Tour: Levon Aronian to replace Vladimir Kramnik
PanARMENIAN.Net
These nine players will all compete in the 2017 Sinquefield Cup (July 31-August 12) and the 2017 London Classic (November 29-December 12) where they will be joined by one wildcard in each tournament, Chess.com reports. Aronian claimed the third spot ...

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A very big win by Wesley So - BusinessWorld Online Edition

February 1, 2017 - 7:12am

A very big win by Wesley So
BusinessWorld Online Edition
Wesley has won the three strongest tournaments in the world during the past six months -- the Sinquefield Cup in August, the London Chess Classic in December, and now Tata Steel -- and has not lost any of his last 56 games. He is currently ranked #2 in ...

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Carlsen, So In Grand Chess Tour; Kramnik Declines - Chess.com

February 1, 2017 - 4:01am

Chess.com

Carlsen, So In Grand Chess Tour; Kramnik Declines
Chess.com
These nine players will all compete in the 2017 Sinquefield Cup (31 July-12 August) and the 2017 London Classic (29 November-12 December) where they will be joined by one wildcard in each tournament. This year there will be three rapid events instead ...

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Wesley So pushes unbeaten streak to 56 with Tata Steel chess win - Washington Times

January 31, 2017 - 12:04pm

Wesley So pushes unbeaten streak to 56 with Tata Steel chess win
Washington Times
Since a loss to Carlsen at Bilbao last summer, So has not dropped a game against world-class competition in six months, while helping the U.S. to its first Olympiad gold in four decades in Baku and taking first in the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis, the ...

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Wesley So pushes unbeaten streak to 56 with Tata Steel chess win - Washington Times

January 31, 2017 - 12:04pm

Washington Times

Wesley So pushes unbeaten streak to 56 with Tata Steel chess win
Washington Times
Since a loss to Carlsen at Bilbao last summer, So has not dropped a game against world-class competition in six months, while helping the U.S. to its first Olympiad gold in four decades in Baku and taking first in the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis, the ...
Rules star-studded Tata with final round win Wesley ranks world No. 2Philippine Star
Wesley wins Dutch tourney in grand styleManila Bulletin

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Rules star-studded Tata with final round win Wesley ranks world No. 2 - Philippine Star

January 31, 2017 - 8:50am

Philippine Star

Rules star-studded Tata with final round win Wesley ranks world No. 2
Philippine Star
So also won the Sinquefield Cup in August last year, took the Olympic team gold and the individual gold in last year's Olympiad and topped the London Chess Classic. His final round victory over Nepomniachtchi also stretched his unbeaten streak to 56 ...
Wesley wins Dutch tourney in grand style » Manila Bulletin SportsManila Bulletin

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11 people killed in Georgia following severe weather - Mundo Agua y Saneamiento

January 30, 2017 - 1:56pm

Mundo Agua y Saneamiento

11 people killed in Georgia following severe weather
Mundo Agua y Saneamiento
Last year, So won a couple of big tournaments - the Sinquefield Cup in August and the London Chess Classic in December. Carlsen settled for second with eight points on four points, eight draws and one loss for +6,500 consolation purse.

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Cuomo proposes state constitutional amendment to protect abortion - Mundo Agua y Saneamiento

January 30, 2017 - 1:56pm

Mundo Agua y Saneamiento

Cuomo proposes state constitutional amendment to protect abortion
Mundo Agua y Saneamiento
Pentala Harikrishna finishes ninth at the Tata Steel Chess Tournament Last year, So won a couple of big tournaments - the Sinquefield Cup in August and the London Chess Classic in December. Carlsen settled for second with eight points on four points, ...

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Minnetonka chess player ranked No. 2 in world after latest super tournament win - Minneapolis Star Tribune

January 30, 2017 - 10:16am

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnetonka chess player ranked No. 2 in world after latest super tournament win
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Carlsen, who finished in the second place, had skipped the last two super tournaments So won — the London Chess Classic in December, and the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis in August. “Winning this tournament is huge, with the world champion in it ...
So wins Tata Steel chess crown, climbs to no. 2 in world rankingsThe Standard
Wesley wins Dutch tourney in grand styleManila Bulletin
Wesley rules Tata Steel Masters ChessThe Manila Times
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Wesley wins Dutch tourney in grand style » Manila Bulletin Sports - Manila Bulletin

January 30, 2017 - 10:06am

Manila Bulletin

Wesley wins Dutch tourney in grand style » Manila Bulletin Sports
Manila Bulletin
Grandmaster Wesley So destroyed his Russian rival in the final round and captured the Tata Steel Masters 2017 title yesterday in Wijk aan zee, the Netherlands.

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Wesley So wins in Wijk - BusinessWorld Online Edition

January 30, 2017 - 9:20am

Wesley So wins in Wijk
BusinessWorld Online Edition
Last August he won the 4th Sinquefield Cup (after finishing last in the previous year) with two wins (vs Topalov and Nakamura) and seven draws. This was a category 22 (average rating 2778) with Anand, Aronian, Caruana, Topalov, Vachier-Lagrave, ...

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GM Wesley So kampeon sa Tata Steel Chess Masters - Bandera ... - Bandera

January 30, 2017 - 9:06am

GM Wesley So kampeon sa Tata Steel Chess Masters - Bandera ...
Bandera
SINORPRESA ni Grandmaster Wesley So ang mga kalaban sa pagwawagi sa titulo ng prestihiyosong 79th Tata Steel Chess Masters na isinagawa sa Wijk aan ...

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So closes in on No. 1 world ranking - Philippine Star

January 30, 2017 - 9:05am

Philippine Star

So closes in on No. 1 world ranking
Philippine Star
He also topped the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis, Missouri and helped the US reign supreme in the 42nd Olympiad in Baku, Azerbaijan while winning the Board Three individual gold medal on the side last year. Now the sky is the limit for So, who is ...

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