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Gunina Wins Inaugural Cairns Cup - Chess.com

London Chess Classic News - February 16, 2019 - 3:46am
Gunina Wins Inaugural Cairns Cup  Chess.com

In the all-decisive and all-Russian clash, Valentina Gunina held Alexandra Kosteniuk to a draw and won the $40000 first prize of the inaugural Cairns Cup in St.

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Weekends on the Web: Saturday & Sunday, February 16-17, 2019 - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

Sinquefield Cup News - February 15, 2019 - 12:00pm
Weekends on the Web: Saturday & Sunday, February 16-17, 2019  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO- Looking for some fun events this weekend? Meteorologist Angela Hutti has some ideas for you and your family. Weekends on the Web: ...

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CHESS#1340 - Business Standard

Sinquefield Cup News - February 15, 2019 - 11:22am
CHESS#1340  Business Standard

Read more about CHESS#1340 on Business Standard. The first edition offers $150000 prize money to a field of 10 strong GMs in a round-robin.

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Reactions to Kramnik's retirement - Chessbase News

London Chess Classic News - February 15, 2019 - 3:13am
Reactions to Kramnik's retirement  Chessbase News

Kramnik's sudden retirement from tournament chess caused great consternation among chess fans and his fellow professionals alike. Numerous players have ...

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On Chess: Chess Kings Come To St. Louis For Champions Showdown Matches - St. Louis Public Radio

Grand Chess Tour News - February 14, 2019 - 9:03am
On Chess: Chess Kings Come To St. Louis For Champions Showdown Matches  St. Louis Public Radio

The chess season has officially kicked off at the St. Louis Chess Club with the ongoing Cairns Cup, featuring some of the top female players in the world,

Cairns Cup: Gunina Overtakes Kosteniuk For Lead - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - February 13, 2019 - 10:09pm
Cairns Cup: Gunina Overtakes Kosteniuk For Lead  Chess.com

GM Valentina Gunina cannot be stopped. Well, she could be, were it not for the 30-move draw rule. Now winner of four consecutive games at the inaugural ...

Grand Chess Tour Confirms Full Tour Participants for the 2019 Season - Chessbase News

Grand Chess Tour News - February 13, 2019 - 4:35am
Grand Chess Tour Confirms Full Tour Participants for the 2019 Season  Chessbase News

After Vladimir Kramnik's announcement to retire from tournament chess the Grand Chess Tour now revealed the names of the 12 players who will be competing ...

Grand Chess Tour Confirms Full Tour Participants for the 2019 Season - Chessbase News

London Chess Classic News - February 13, 2019 - 4:35am
Grand Chess Tour Confirms Full Tour Participants for the 2019 Season  Chessbase News

After Vladimir Kramnik's announcement to retire from tournament chess the Grand Chess Tour now revealed the names of the 12 players who will be competing ...

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Grand Chess Tour Confirms Full Tour Participants for the 2019 Season - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - February 13, 2019 - 4:35am
Grand Chess Tour Confirms Full Tour Participants for the 2019 Season  Chessbase News

After Vladimir Kramnik's announcement to retire from tournament chess the Grand Chess Tour now revealed the names of the 12 players who will be competing ...

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My pet line - BusinessWorld Online

Grand Chess Tour News - February 11, 2019 - 7:54am
My pet line  BusinessWorld Online

A few columns ago I was writing about the need to vary your chess style when playing under different time controls, i.e., standard, rapid or blitz conditions.

Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament - Romania-Insider.com

London Chess Classic News - February 10, 2019 - 8:48am
Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament  Romania-Insider.com

The Grand Chess Tour (GCT), a circuit of chess tournaments for the world's best players, will expand at its fifth edi.

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Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament - Romania-Insider.com

Sinquefield Cup News - February 10, 2019 - 8:48am
Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament  Romania-Insider.com

The Grand Chess Tour (GCT), a circuit of chess tournaments for the world's best players, will expand at its fifth edi.

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Cairns Cup: Kosteniuk sole leader - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - February 9, 2019 - 3:09am
Cairns Cup: Kosteniuk sole leader  Chessbase News

The only clash of co-leaders in round three of the Cairns Cup favoured Alexandra Kosteniuk, who defeated Zhansaya Abdumalik with the black pieces to grab ...

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Weekends on the Web: Saturday and Sunday, February 9-10, 2019 - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

Sinquefield Cup News - February 8, 2019 - 12:00pm
Weekends on the Web: Saturday and Sunday, February 9-10, 2019  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO- Looking for some fun events this weekend? Meteorologist Angela Hutti has some ideas for you and your family. Weekends on the Web: ...

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2019 Grand Chess Tour Participants Announced - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - February 8, 2019 - 8:57am
2019 Grand Chess Tour Participants Announced  Chess.com

After a year of absence, Magnus Carlsen is back as a participant of the Grand Chess Tour. The other 11 main players are Hikaru Nakamura, Maxime ...

Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament - Romania-Insider.com

London Chess Classic News - February 8, 2019 - 8:30am
Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament  Romania-Insider.com

The Grand Chess Tour (GCT), a circuit of chess tournaments for the world's best players, will expand at its fifth edition to eight tournaments. One of them will be ...

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Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament - Romania-Insider.com

Sinquefield Cup News - February 8, 2019 - 8:30am
Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament  Romania-Insider.com

The Grand Chess Tour (GCT), a circuit of chess tournaments for the world's best players, will expand at its fifth edition to eight tournaments. One of them will be ...

Categories: News, Sinquefield Cup

Cairns Cup, Now at Play in the Central West End, Seeks to Elevate Women's Chess - Riverfront Times

London Chess Classic News - February 8, 2019 - 6:50am
Cairns Cup, Now at Play in the Central West End, Seeks to Elevate Women's Chess  Riverfront Times

Christmas came early for the world of women's chess in 2018. Not only did the World Chess Federation announce a revised format for the Women's...

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Cairns Cup, Now at Play in the Central West End, Seeks to Elevate Women's Chess - Riverfront Times

Sinquefield Cup News - February 8, 2019 - 6:50am
Cairns Cup, Now at Play in the Central West End, Seeks to Elevate Women's Chess  Riverfront Times

Christmas came early for the world of women's chess in 2018. Not only did the World Chess Federation announce a revised format for the Women's...

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Cairns Cup starts with four wins - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - February 7, 2019 - 9:55am
Cairns Cup starts with four wins  Chessbase News

Over the past decade, the Saint Louis Chess Club has expanded its roster of events from US-centric tournaments for top players, to the international elite, junior ...

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