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On Chess: Halftime report from the 2015 London Chess Classic - St. Louis Public Radio

Grand Chess Tour News - December 9, 2015 - 2:00am
On Chess: Halftime report from the 2015 London Chess Classic  St. Louis Public Radio

The 2015 London Chess Classic had its first, and only, rest day Wednesday, Dec. 9, just past the halfway point. Thus far, five rounds are complete and.

Viswanathan Anand misses chances before surviving against Magnus Carlsen - The Indian Express

Grand Chess Tour News - December 8, 2015 - 1:55am

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Viswanathan Anand misses chances before surviving against Magnus Carlsen
The Indian Express
A leader at the start of this final edition of the first Grand Chess Tour, Topalov needs a miracle to hold on to his top spot in the tour now. The other three games of the ten-player round-robin tournament ended in draws but not without action. Dutch ...
Viswanathan Anand misses his chances before surviving against Magnus CarlsenDaily News & Analysis
Viswanathan Anand draws with Michael Adams in London Classic Chess openerZee News

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Viswanathan Anand Draws vs Magnus Carlsen at London Chess Classic - NDTVSports.com

Grand Chess Tour News - December 7, 2015 - 12:43pm

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Viswanathan Anand Draws vs Magnus Carlsen at London Chess Classic
NDTVSports.com
A leader at the start of this final edition of the first Grand Chess Tour, Topalov needs a miracle to hold on to his top spot in the tour now. The other three games of the ten-player round-robin tournament ended in draws but not without action. Dutch ...
Viswanathan Anand draws with Michael Adams in London Classic Chess openerZee News

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Jamie's Mate 2015-Dec-08 - Marianas Variety

Grand Chess Tour News - December 7, 2015 - 9:52am

Jamie's Mate 2015-Dec-08
Marianas Variety
IT'S the final leg of the Grand Chess Tour, the rival to the FIDE Grand Prix set up, the London Chess Classic is the final elite event of the year. Let's take a look at some of the round 2 games which all ended in draws for this week, All players are ...

London Chess Classic: Anand draws against Carlsen in third round - Firstpost

Grand Chess Tour News - December 7, 2015 - 6:02am

Firstpost

London Chess Classic: Anand draws against Carlsen in third round
Firstpost
Topalov with just a half point from his two outings, is currently at the bottom of the tables and stands to lose out on a share of the USD 150,000 prize purse, reserved for the top three finishers of the Grand Chess tour. For Anand it was another tense ...
Viswanathan Anand draws with Michael Adams in London Classic Chess openerZee News
Anand-Carlsen game ends in drawThe Hindu
London Chess Classic: Giri Beats Topalov With Tremendous TacticsPrensa Latina

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QPlay: Indian Hockey's Big Win, Rahane's Kotla Charge & More - The Quint

Grand Chess Tour News - December 6, 2015 - 7:22pm

The Quint

QPlay: Indian Hockey's Big Win, Rahane's Kotla Charge & More
The Quint
Former world champion Viswanathan Anand came out unscathed with his first black game and got an easy draw against Levon Aronian of Armenia in the second round of the London Chess Classic, the final leg of the Grand Chess tour. With his second draw ...

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The most important chess tournament in decades is happening right now in London - Business Insider

Grand Chess Tour News - December 6, 2015 - 10:51am

Business Insider

The most important chess tournament in decades is happening right now in London
Business Insider
The Grand Chess Tour, meanwhile, was organized in part by former World Champ Garry Kasparov, and of course we all know how he feels about Putin. He also ran for President of FIDE in 2014 and was beaten out by incumbent Kirsan Ilyumzhinov.

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Chess world plunged into crisis as FIDE president 'withdraws' to fight Syria ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Grand Chess Tour News - December 6, 2015 - 10:22am

Telegraph.co.uk

Chess world plunged into crisis as FIDE president 'withdraws' to fight Syria ...
Telegraph.co.uk
Garry Kasparov at the launch of the Grand Chess Tour. What is the tour? The GCT is a new year-old grand slam-style tournament launched in April 2015 taking in three of the top existing events on the chess calendar, the Sinquefield Cup, Norway Chess and ...

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Viswanathan Anand draws with Levon Aronian in second round of London Classic - The Indian Express

Grand Chess Tour News - December 6, 2015 - 6:20am

The Indian Express

Viswanathan Anand draws with Levon Aronian in second round of London Classic
The Indian Express
Former world champion Viswanathan Anand came out unscathed with his first black game and got an easy draw against Levon Aronian of Armenia in the second round of the London Chess Classic, the final leg of the Grand Chess tour. With his second draw ...

LCC R03: The solid Berlin and the volatile Najdorf! - Chessbase News

Grand Chess Tour News - December 6, 2015 - 2:00am
LCC R03: The solid Berlin and the volatile Najdorf!  Chessbase News

What a round! All five games began with 1.e4. Four players replied 1…e5 – two Berlins, one Anti Berlin and one Anti Marshall, and these four games ended in a ...

Грищук сыграл вничью с Топаловым на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне - Чемпионат.com

Grand Chess Tour News - December 5, 2015 - 1:33pm

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Грищук сыграл вничью с Топаловым на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне
Чемпионат.com
Российский гроссмейстер Александр Грищук разошёлся миром с болгарином Веселином Топаловым во втором туре шахматного турнира Grand Chess Tour, который проходит в Лондоне. Партия между Грищуком, игравшим чёрными фигурами, ...
Грищук сыграл вничью с Накамурой на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в ЛондонеMail.Ru
Юбилей Чемпиона мираМосковский комсомолец

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Грищук сыграл вничью с Топаловым на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне - Р-Спорт

Grand Chess Tour News - December 5, 2015 - 1:18pm

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Грищук сыграл вничью с Топаловым на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне
Р-Спорт
МОСКВА, 5 дек - Р-Спорт. Россиянин Александр Грищук разошелся миром с болгарином Веселином Топаловым во втором туре шахматного турнира Grand Chess Tour, который проходит в Лондоне. Партия между Грищуком, игравшим черными ...
Юбилей Чемпиона мираМосковский комсомолец

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Cautious Anand plays it safe - HERE. NOW

Grand Chess Tour News - December 5, 2015 - 11:21am

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Cautious Anand plays it safe
HERE. NOW
London, Dec 5: Viswanathan Anand's failure to find the winning formula continued to haunt him Friday as he failed to press hard with his white pieces and had to settle for a draw with Michael Adams of England in the first round of the London Chess ...

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Double crown for Orissa colts - HERE. NOW

Grand Chess Tour News - December 5, 2015 - 11:21am

HERE. NOW

Double crown for Orissa colts
HERE. NOW
Having done badly in the second edition of the Grand Chess tour following a couple of early defeats, Anand took a safer approach and it was a cautious start by the Indian ace to set the pace in the tournament. The day in fact produced as many as four ...

Rai plays with Himmat - HERE. NOW

Grand Chess Tour News - December 5, 2015 - 11:21am

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Rai plays with Himmat
HERE. NOW
Having done badly in the second edition of the Grand Chess tour following a couple of early defeats, Anand took a safer approach and it was a cautious start by the Indian ace to set the pace in the tournament. The day in fact produced as many as four ...

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Viswanathan Anand draws with Michael Adams in London Classic Chess opener - Zee News

Grand Chess Tour News - December 5, 2015 - 8:43am

Zee News

Viswanathan Anand draws with Michael Adams in London Classic Chess opener
Zee News
Having done badly in the second edition of the Grand Chess tour following a couple of early defeats, Anand took the safer approach and it was a cautious start by the Indian ace to set the pace in the tournament. The day in fact produced as many as four ...
Anand takes on Englishman Adams in London Classic openerBusiness Standard

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On the black-and-white battlefield with the world's greatest female chess player - Telegraph.co.uk

Grand Chess Tour News - December 5, 2015 - 8:01am

Telegraph.co.uk

On the black-and-white battlefield with the world's greatest female chess player
Telegraph.co.uk
Sadly, she won't see any women playing at the 7th London Chess Classic - the climax of the international 2015 Grand Chess Tour - which began at Olympia on Friday and culminates next Sunday. Every contender is male and Polgar remains the only woman ...

On the black-and-white battlefield with the world’s greatest female chess player - Telegraph.co.uk

Grand Chess Tour News - December 5, 2015 - 2:00am
On the black-and-white battlefield with the world’s greatest female chess player  Telegraph.co.uk

Chess has long been a sport plagued by charges of sexism. Earlier this year, British Grandmaster Nigel Short drew blood on the black-and-white battlefield by ...

Грищук сыграл вничью с Накамурой на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне - Mail.Ru

Grand Chess Tour News - December 4, 2015 - 3:50pm

Mail.Ru

Грищук сыграл вничью с Накамурой на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне
Mail.Ru
Грищук сыграл вничью с Накамурой на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне. МОСКВА, 4 дек — Р-Спорт. Россиянин Александр Грищук разошелся миром с американцем Хикару Накамурой в партии первого тура шахматного турнира ...

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Грищук сыграл вничью с Накамурой на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне - Р-Спорт

Grand Chess Tour News - December 4, 2015 - 2:50pm

Р-Спорт

Грищук сыграл вничью с Накамурой на шахматном турнире Grand Chess Tour в Лондоне
Р-Спорт
МОСКВА, 4 дек - Р-Спорт. Россиянин Александр Грищук разошелся миром с американцем Хикару Накамурой в партии первого тура шахматного турнира Grand Chess Tour, который проходит в Лондоне. Партия между Грищуком, игравшим ...

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