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7 reasons you should hire a chess player - Chessbase News

Grand Chess Tour News - July 10, 2019 - 2:42am
7 reasons you should hire a chess player  Chessbase News

well actually 7+1 — just in case seven reasons isn't enough...LEONIDAS LIASKOS was looking for a job and found his chess skills could be an asset. Coming ...

IM Nguyen and WFM Serikbay win Asian Juniors 2019 - Chessbase News

Grand Chess Tour News - July 9, 2019 - 4:10pm
IM Nguyen and WFM Serikbay win Asian Juniors 2019  Chessbase News

7/9/2019 – The weeklong Asian Junior Championship concluded in Solo, Indonesia on Monday, after Standard, Rapid and Blitz competitions. The new overall ...

Carlsen Wins Croatia Grand Chess Tour, Back To 2882 Rating As 'Different Player' - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - July 8, 2019 - 12:09pm
Carlsen Wins Croatia Grand Chess Tour, Back To 2882 Rating As 'Different Player'  Chess.com

Magnus Carlsen defeated Maxime Vachier-Lagrave on Sunday to reach 8/11 and win the Croatia Grand Chess Tour. Even his direct rivals were full of praise.

King Carlsen takes domination to new level in chess - Times of India

Grand Chess Tour News - July 8, 2019 - 10:26am
King Carlsen takes domination to new level in chess  Times of India

PUNE: Magnus Carlsen continues to dominate. In an unprecedented fashion. The Norwegian World Chess Champion won the Zagreb Super GM meet in ...

Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Anand ends tournament winless - Sportstar

Grand Chess Tour News - July 8, 2019 - 10:25am
Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Anand ends tournament winless  Sportstar

Magnus Carlsen won the 2019 Croatia Grand Chess Tour title with eight points, while Wesley So finished second with seven points. Viswanathan Anand ended ...

Tukmakov on Wesley (Part 2) - BusinessWorld Online

Grand Chess Tour News - July 8, 2019 - 9:42am
Tukmakov on Wesley (Part 2)  BusinessWorld Online

Last June 13 I reported that Wesley's former coach GM Vladimir Tukmakov has written a book where he extensively discusses the work he did with Wesley So.

Unstoppable Forces, Immovable Objects In Round 10 Grand Chess Tour Croatia - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - July 8, 2019 - 3:01am
Unstoppable Forces, Immovable Objects In Round 10 Grand Chess Tour Croatia  Chess.com

In yesterday's report, there was a sense that round 10 of the Grand Chess Tour Croatia would be the decisive round, with Magnus Carlsen and Wesley So ...

Zagreb GCT: Carlsen amazes with yet another triumph - Chessbase News

Grand Chess Tour News - July 7, 2019 - 7:25pm
Zagreb GCT: Carlsen amazes with yet another triumph  Chessbase News

We saw history in the making, as Magnus Carlsen won his eighth tournament in a row at the second leg of the Grand Chess Tour in Zagreb. The world champion ...

Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Anand held for the eighth time - Sportstar

Grand Chess Tour News - July 7, 2019 - 12:01pm
Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Anand held for the eighth time  Sportstar

Viswanathan Anand held Sergey Karjakin of Russia as all battles ended with honours even in the 10th and penultimate round of the Croatia Grand Chess Tour ...

Wesley So draws world No. 1 Magnus Carlsen, keeps title drive - Rappler

Grand Chess Tour News - July 7, 2019 - 6:32am
Wesley So draws world No. 1 Magnus Carlsen, keeps title drive  Rappler

Cavite-born Wesley So stays in the hunt for the Grand Chess Tour crown after scoring a draw against world champion Magnus Carlsen.

Chess - Independent.ie

Grand Chess Tour News - July 7, 2019 - 1:00am
Chess  Independent.ie

Several top tournaments have finished recently or will finish today. Boris Gelfand (Israel) and Leinier Dominguez (USA) shared a victory in the Netanya Masters ...

Croatia Grand Chess Tour | V Anand succumbs to second defeat against Shakhriyar Mamedyarov - SportsCafe

Grand Chess Tour News - July 7, 2019 - 12:42am
Croatia Grand Chess Tour | V Anand succumbs to second defeat against Shakhriyar Mamedyarov  SportsCafe

Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand's run in the Croatia Grand Chess Tour went from consistently average to poor as he lost his second game of the ...

Watch the Zagreb games live – here on ChessBase.com - Chessbase News

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2019 - 6:01pm
Watch the Zagreb games live – here on ChessBase.com  Chessbase News

The final round of the Zagreb Grand Chess Tour takes place on Sunday. Will Magnus Carlsen maintain his half-point lead over Wesley So? How will Caruana ...

The Calm Before The Storm In Round 9 Grand Chess Tour Croatia - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2019 - 3:13pm
The Calm Before The Storm In Round 9 Grand Chess Tour Croatia  Chess.com

Round nine of the Croatia Grand Chess Tour ended mostly in peace across all games except for Shakhriyar Mamedyarov besting Vishy Anand with some ...

Grand Chess: Anand draws with Caruana in Croatia - News Today

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2019 - 12:19pm
Grand Chess: Anand draws with Caruana in Croatia  News Today

Zagreb (Croatia): Viswanathan Anand's hunt for the first victory continued as he drew his seventh straight game, signing peace with Fabiano Caruana of the ...

Croatia Grand Chess: Anand loses to Mamedyarov - The Hindu

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2019 - 11:36am
Croatia Grand Chess: Anand loses to Mamedyarov  The Hindu

Viswanathan Anand lost to Shakhriyar Mamedyarov in the Croatia Grand Chess Tour here on Saturday.In the only decisive encounter of the ninth round, ...

Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Anand suffers second defeat - Sportstar

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2019 - 11:15am
Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Anand suffers second defeat  Sportstar

In the only decisive encounter of the ninth round, Mamedyarov won in 45 moves and ended Anand's seven-game sequence of draws.

Wesley closes in on leader - Philippine Star

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2019 - 11:00am
Wesley closes in on leader  Philippine Star

Norwegian Magnus Carlsen, clung to a half-point lead after nine rounds, with American Wesley So closing in, at the 2nd Grand Chess Tour, in Zagreb, Croatia.

Croatia GCT 9: Aronian stops Carlsen… just! - chess24

Grand Chess Tour News - July 6, 2019 - 6:07am
Croatia GCT 9: Aronian stops Carlsen… just!  chess24

Levon Aronian found some brilliant defensive resources to avoid becoming Magnus Carlsen's fourth victim in a row after another paradoxical openin...

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