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– Det tydeligste tegnet på at han er uinspirert - Adresseavisen

Grand Chess Tour News - January 18, 2018 - 6:42am

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– Det tydeligste tegnet på at han er uinspirert
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Det tydeligste tegnet på at han er uinspirert. Ekspert etterlyser nye ideer etter starten på prestisjeturnering. Magnus Carlsen har fått en start på det jevne i Tata Steel Chess. Her er han under en turnering i London i fjor.Foto: Lennart Ootes, Grand ...

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Kein Weg ist den Sportlern zu weit - Bürstädter Zeitung

Grand Chess Tour News - January 17, 2018 - 5:08pm

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Kein Weg ist den Sportlern zu weit
Bürstädter Zeitung
Aktuell kümmert sich Steffan darum, ein schlagkräftiges Team für den vierten Drachenboot-Indoor-Cup zusammenzustellen. Da Johannes Kappel seine Triathlon-Karriere inzwischen beendet hat und sich mit Senzo Ngubane ein Rugby-Nationalspieler angekündigt ...

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Tata Steel Masters Chess: Viswanathan Anand beats Fabiano Caruana to share lead with Anish Giri - Firstpost

Grand Chess Tour News - January 16, 2018 - 5:22am

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Tata Steel Masters Chess: Viswanathan Anand beats Fabiano Caruana to share lead with Anish Giri
Firstpost
Wijk Aan Zee: Five-time World Champion Viswanathan Anand crushed USA's Fabiano Caruana in the third round to join Dutchman Anish Giri in lead on 2.5 points at the Tata Steel Masters Chess tournament. For Anand, it was his second victory in three days ...

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Tata Steel Masters Chess: Viswanathan Anand edges past Maxim Matlakov in first round - Firstpost

Grand Chess Tour News - January 14, 2018 - 4:06am

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Tata Steel Masters Chess: Viswanathan Anand edges past Maxim Matlakov in first round
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Viswanathan Anand survived a few anxious moments, including a checkmate attempt by his rival, before prevailing over Maxim Matlakov in the first round of Tata Steel Masters Chess tournament. Coming into the event after his title-win at the World Rapid ...

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Viswanathan Anand feels India has a good chance of winning gold at the Chess Olympiad - Firstpost

Grand Chess Tour News - January 7, 2018 - 9:50am

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Viswanathan Anand feels India has a good chance of winning gold at the Chess Olympiad
Firstpost
Mumbai: Six-time World Champion Viswanathan Anand, who recently bagged the World Rapid title in Riyadh, said India would be one of the five-six top teams at the Chess Olympiad. Asked on Sunday whether a Chess Olympiad Gold was a possibility, Anand said ...
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Be careful - The Telegraph

Grand Chess Tour News - January 6, 2018 - 1:03pm

Be careful
The Telegraph
Sir - The five-time world chess champion in the classical category, Viswanathan Anand, said that it was an amazing feeling to win the World Rapid Championship ("Anand: Victory is a wonderful surprise", Dec 30). His feeling was shared by Indian chess ...

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Why Negative Thinking Works - Big Think (blog)

Grand Chess Tour News - January 3, 2018 - 3:13pm

Big Think (blog)

Why Negative Thinking Works
Big Think (blog)
Grandmaster chess player Garry Kasparov contemplates a move in a match against grandmaster Fabiano Caruana during the final day of the Grand Chess Tour at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center in St. Louis on August 18, 2017. (Photo: Bill Greenblatt/AFP ...

World Rapid and Blitz: Viswanathan Anand feels losing just one game in blitz event was a huge achievement - Firstpost

Grand Chess Tour News - December 31, 2017 - 5:26am

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World Rapid and Blitz: Viswanathan Anand feels losing just one game in blitz event was a huge achievement
Firstpost
Chennai: Chess ace Viswanathan Anand termed losing just one game at the World Blitz Championship in Riyadh as a huge achievement after capturing the title at the World Rapid event. "It is a fantastic feeling to finish on the podium in the Rapid and ...

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Viswanathan Anand rewinds and fast forwards at World Rapid Chess Championship - The Indian Express

Grand Chess Tour News - December 29, 2017 - 1:11pm

The Indian Express

Viswanathan Anand rewinds and fast forwards at World Rapid Chess Championship
The Indian Express
Win against Magnus Carlsen was crucial moment, says Viswanathan Anand after World Rapid Chess Championship title. Viswanathan Anand wins World Rapid Chess Championship; watch his crowning moment. Viswanathan Anand beats World No 1 Magnus Carlsen in ...
World Rapid and Blitz: Viswanathan Anand off to slow start in blitz campaign; P Harikrishna leads way among IndiansFirstpost

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World Rapid and Blitz: Viswanathan Anand off to slow start in blitz campaign; P Harikrishna leads way among Indians - Firstpost

Grand Chess Tour News - December 29, 2017 - 11:36am

The Indian Express

World Rapid and Blitz: Viswanathan Anand off to slow start in blitz campaign; P Harikrishna leads way among Indians
Firstpost
Riyadh: Newly-crowned World Rapid Champion Viswanathan Anand won two and drew four in the first six rounds to make a slow start to his campaign at the World Blitz Chess Championship in Riyadh on Friday. With absolutely no time to relax after a ...
Viswanathan Anand rewinds and fast forwards to win World Rapid ...The Indian Express
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Chess rewind 2017: Viswanathan Anand's year to forget, but Indian players shine - Hindustan Times

Grand Chess Tour News - December 26, 2017 - 11:03pm

Hindustan Times

Chess rewind 2017: Viswanathan Anand's year to forget, but Indian players shine
Hindustan Times
Having not finished at the top of the Grand Chess Tour and not qualifying for the World Cup final, Anand is out of the Championship cycle in 2018 to challenge Magnus Carlsen for the world title. However, Anand did show some signs of brilliance. In the ...

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American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana Wins 2017 London Chess Classic - New Kerala

Grand Chess Tour News - December 20, 2017 - 9:33am

American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana Wins 2017 London Chess Classic
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LONDON: After nine rounds of competition spanning 10 days, American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana was named the winner of the final leg of the prestigious Grand Chess Tour (GCT), the 2017 London Chess Classic. The contest went down to the wire, as ...

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American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana Wins 2017 London Chess Classic - NB Herard

Grand Chess Tour News - December 18, 2017 - 10:52am

American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana Wins 2017 London Chess Classic
NB Herard
LONDON, Dec. 18, 2017 — After nine rounds of competition spanning 10 days, American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana was named the winner of the final leg of the prestigious Grand Chess Tour (GCT), the 2017 London Chess Classic. The contest went down to ...

American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana Wins 2017 London Chess Classic - PR Newswire (press release)

Grand Chess Tour News - December 18, 2017 - 9:35am

American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana Wins 2017 London Chess Classic
PR Newswire (press release)
LONDON, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- After nine rounds of competition spanning 10 days, American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana was named the winner of the final leg of the prestigious Grand Chess Tour (GCT), the 2017 London Chess Classic. The contest ...

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Around the world in chess - Stabroek News

Grand Chess Tour News - December 17, 2017 - 12:10am

Stabroek News

Around the world in chess
Stabroek News
The 1997 match was the first defeat of a reigning world chess champion by a computer under tournament conditions. American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana emerged winner of the London Chess Classic by registering a playoff blitz victory against Ian ...

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CHESS#1279 - Business Standard

Grand Chess Tour News - December 15, 2017 - 1:31pm

Business Standard

CHESS#1279
Business Standard
Fabiano Caruana won the London Classic and Magnus Carlsen won the overall Grand Chess Tour. Only Maxime Vachier-Lagrave could have caught Carlsen and MVL had to take clear first. Caruana tied with Ian Nepomniachtchi (both 6 /9). MVL, Carlsen and Wesley ...

On Chess: Grandmaster Caruana wins 2017 London Chess Classic - KBIA

Grand Chess Tour News - December 14, 2017 - 2:23pm

KBIA

On Chess: Grandmaster Caruana wins 2017 London Chess Classic
KBIA
The last leg of the 2017 Grand Chess Tour, the London Chess Classic, produced not one, but two winners. For the first time, the winner of the London tournament wasn't also the overall tour winner. After a dramatic last round, St. Louis resident Fabiano ...
Caruana emerges on topThe Hindu

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On Chess: Grandmaster Caruana wins 2017 London Chess Classic ... - St. Louis Public Radio

Grand Chess Tour News - December 14, 2017 - 2:08pm

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Grandmaster Caruana wins 2017 London Chess Classic ...
St. Louis Public Radio
The last leg of the 2017 Grand Chess Tour, the London Chess Classic, produced not one, but two winners. For the first time, the winner of the London tournament wasn't also the overall tour winner. After a dramatic last round, St. Louis resident Fabiano ...
Caruana emerges on topThe Hindu

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Wesley finishes 5th in London Chess Classic - The Manila Times

Grand Chess Tour News - December 13, 2017 - 10:19am

Wesley finishes 5th in London Chess Classic
The Manila Times
Filipino Grandmaster (GM) Wesley So wound up fifth overall in the prestigious 2017 Grand Chess Tour – London Classic held at the Olympia Conference Center in London, England. The 24-year old Cavite City pride scored five points on eight draws and one ...

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