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Levon Aronian to start competition in Grand Chess Tour today - Mediamax.am

Grand Chess Tour News - June 12, 2018 - 6:59am

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Levon Aronian to start competition in Grand Chess Tour today
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The first round of Grand Chess Tour this year will take place in Leuven, Belgium. Levon Aronian will also perform in the tournament on June 12-16. His competitors are Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Fabiano Caruana, Anish Giri, Wesley So Hikaru Nakamura, ...

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Мамедъяров против Ананда, Со и Гири в первый день Grand Chess Tour - Azerisport.com

Grand Chess Tour News - June 12, 2018 - 4:21am

Мамедъяров против Ананда, Со и Гири в первый день Grand Chess Tour
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Сегодня в Левене (Бельгия) начинается первый турнир серии «Grand Chess Tour», в котором примет участие азербайджанский шахматист Шахрияр Мамедъяров. Как передает azerisport.com, в первые три дня пройдут партии в рапид. Сегодня ...

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Azerbaijan's Mammadyarov to compete at Grand Chess Tour 2018 - AZERTAC News

Grand Chess Tour News - June 11, 2018 - 12:22pm

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Azerbaijan's Mammadyarov to compete at Grand Chess Tour 2018
AZERTAC News
Baku, June 11, AZERTAC. Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov will contest medals at the Grand Chess Tour 2018 to be held in Leuven, Belgium. The 2018 Grand Chess Tour is a series of five chess tournaments held throughout the year and ...

Шахрияр Мамедъяров на старте первого этапа Grand Chess Tour 2018 - АЗЕРТАДЖ Новости

Grand Chess Tour News - June 11, 2018 - 5:24am

АЗЕРТАДЖ Новости

Шахрияр Мамедъяров на старте первого этапа Grand Chess Tour 2018
АЗЕРТАДЖ Новости
В бельгийском городе Левен стартует первый этап серии Grand Chess Tour 2018. Как и в прошлые годы, он пройдет в формате быстрых шахмат и блица. Как сообщает АЗЕРТАДЖ, на старт выйдут азербайджанский гроссмейстер Шахрияр ...

2018 Grand Chess Tour to start in Leuven - chess24

Grand Chess Tour News - June 10, 2018 - 6:12am

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2018 Grand Chess Tour to start in Leuven
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Fabiano Caruana tops a line-up of 10 of the world's top 13 players for the Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour that starts in Leuven on Tuesday. All but Anish Giri and Alexander Grischuk are coming straight from Altibox Norway Chess, with Ding Liren and ...

Chess: Wesley So eyes bounce-back in Belgium, France tournaments - ABS-CBN News

Grand Chess Tour News - June 9, 2018 - 3:48pm

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Chess: Wesley So eyes bounce-back in Belgium, France tournaments
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Instead of fretting, So is looking forward to a more fruitful stint in the Grand Chess Tour (GCT) Belgium “Your Next Move” Rapid and Blitz tournament, which begins Sunday and runs until June 17, and the Paris GCT from June 17 to 26. Thus far, success ...

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Anand beats Karjakin to finish joint second - Free Press Journal

Grand Chess Tour News - June 8, 2018 - 10:56pm

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Anand beats Karjakin to finish joint second
Free Press Journal
Stavanger (Norway) : Playing out his his third successive decisive game, Viswanathan Anand got the better of Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the final round to end joint second in the Altibox Norway chess tournament, here on Friday. In a solid start, the ...

Altibox Norway chess tournament: Viswanathan Anand beats Karjakin to finish joint second - Daily News & Analysis

Grand Chess Tour News - June 8, 2018 - 1:43pm

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Altibox Norway chess tournament: Viswanathan Anand beats Karjakin to finish joint second
Daily News & Analysis
In the other game of the day Levon Aronian signed peace with Nakamura. The Caravan now moves to a double Rapid and blitz tournament as part of the Grand Chess tour. Anand will participate in both events at Paris and Luven starting on the 12th of June.
Viswanathan Anand beats Sergey Karjakin to finish joint second at Altibox chess eventHindustan Times
Norway Chess: Viswanathan Anand outsmarts Sergey Karjakin to finish joint-secondScroll.in

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Norway Chess: Viswanathan Anand outsmarts Sergey Karjakin to finish joint-second - Scroll.in

Grand Chess Tour News - June 8, 2018 - 8:02am

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Norway Chess: Viswanathan Anand outsmarts Sergey Karjakin to finish joint-second
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Viswanathan Anand got the better of Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the ninth and final round to end joint second (with 4.5 points) in the Altibox Norway chess tournament on Friday. But for his loss against Fabiano Caruana of United States in the previous ...
Viswanathan Anand beats Sergey Karjakin to finish joint second at Altibox chess eventHindustan Times
Norway chess: Anand beats Karjakin to finish joint secondTimes of India

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Norway chess: Anand beats Karjakin to finish joint second - Times of India

Grand Chess Tour News - June 8, 2018 - 7:38am

Times of India

Norway chess: Anand beats Karjakin to finish joint second
Times of India
In the other game of the day Levon Aronian signed peace with Nakamura. The Caravan now moves to a double Rapid and blitz tournament as part of the Grand Chess tour. Anand will participate in both events at Paris and Luven starting on the 12th of June.
Norway Chess: Viswanathan Anand outsmarts Sergey Karjakin to finish joint-secondScroll.in
Viswanathan Anand beats Sergey Karjakin to finish joint second at Altibox chess eventHindustan Times

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Viswanathan Anand beats Sergey Karjakin to finish joint second at Altibox chess event - Hindustan Times

Grand Chess Tour News - June 8, 2018 - 7:34am

Hindustan Times

Viswanathan Anand beats Sergey Karjakin to finish joint second at Altibox chess event
Hindustan Times
The Caravan now moves to a double Rapid and blitz tournament as part of the Grand Chess tour. Anand will participate in both events at Paris and Luven starting on the 12th of June. Results final round: Sergey Karjakin (Rus, 3) lost to V Anand (Ind, 4.5 ...
Norway chess: Anand beats Karjakin to finish joint secondTimes of India

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Caruana Wins Norway Chess - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - June 7, 2018 - 2:06pm

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Caruana Wins Norway Chess
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... whereas Caruana has the Sinquefield Cup, the Olympiad and Chess.com Isle of Man confirmed. See our new tournament calendar for upcoming events. The next event with top players is the start of the Grand Chess Tour in Leuven, Belgium which takes off ...

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On Chess: Grand Chess Tour introduces new format and elite players to start competition next week - St. Louis Public Radio

Grand Chess Tour News - June 7, 2018 - 5:52am

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Grand Chess Tour introduces new format and elite players to start competition next week
St. Louis Public Radio
The fourth annual Grand Chess Tour is right around the corner — this time with a new format. Instead of the London Chess Classic being just a stop of the tour, it will be the final stage for the Grand Chess Tour. At the end of the Sinquefield Cup, the ...

Армянский гроссмейстер Левон Аронян выступит на первом этапе Grand Chess Tour в Лёвене - Panorama.am

Grand Chess Tour News - June 6, 2018 - 11:04am

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Армянский гроссмейстер Левон Аронян выступит на первом этапе Grand Chess Tour в Лёвене
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Первый этап Grand Chess Tour пройдет с 12 июня по 16 июня в Лёвене (Бельгия), пишет chesspro.ru. «Рапид и блиц, 10 участников, круговая система. В рапиде за победу начисляется 2 очка, за ничью 1 очко, в блице за победу 1, за ничью – 0,5 ...

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Norway Chess 7: Vishy beats MVL to join leaders - chess24

Grand Chess Tour News - June 5, 2018 - 5:15pm

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Norway Chess 7: Vishy beats MVL to join leaders
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Vishy Anand became the first player to win with the black pieces in Altibox Norway Chess 2018 as he beat Maxime Vachier-Lagrave to join Magnus Carlsen and Wesley So on +1 going into the final two rounds. That game saw the initiative swing in Black's ...

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Malcolm Pein: FIDE Deputy President 2018, President 2022? - Chess.com

Grand Chess Tour News - June 5, 2018 - 10:32am

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Malcolm Pein: FIDE Deputy President 2018, President 2022?
Chess.com
Wasn't Grischuk holding a bottle with his own urine at one of the press conferences? FIDE and Agon are often criticised for not finding western sponsors, but what has the Grand Chess Tour achieved there? The two classical events are both supported by ...

Norway Chess 6: So beats Carlsen for the 1st time - chess24

Grand Chess Tour News - June 4, 2018 - 3:06am

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Norway Chess 6: So beats Carlsen for the 1st time
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When Wesley So won the 2016 Grand Chess Tour in the middle of a 67-game unbeaten run it was an open question as to whether he was the world's best player at that moment in time. The greatest obstacle to believing that, even during a mini-slump for the ...

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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Grand Chess Tour News - June 2, 2018 - 11:52am

The Boston Globe

Chess notes
The Boston Globe
The latest super tournament, Altibox Norway Chess, is underway in Stavanger, Norway. Once a member of the Grand Chess Tour, Norway Chess is now a stand-alone major event. This year's version has 10 of the world's top 15: Magnus Carlsen (1), Fabiano ...

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VM-rivalen ville unngå Carlsen - TV 2

Grand Chess Tour News - May 28, 2018 - 12:49am

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VM-rivalen ville unngå Carlsen
TV 2
Caruana vant turneringen mens Carlsen med sin 3. plass sikret sammenlagt-triumfen i "Grand Chess Tour". Også i Tata Steel Masters i Wijk aan Zee i januar 2018 ble det remis i åpningspartiet der Caruana spilte med svarte brikker. Carlsen vant ...

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Altibox Norway Chess 2018 Preview - chess24

Grand Chess Tour News - May 27, 2018 - 4:35am

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Altibox Norway Chess 2018 Preview
chess24
Things improved from there onwards, though, with Magnus performing well in rapid and blitz to take the 2018 Grand Chess Tour, winning the Isle of Man Open and then finally ending his long wait for victory in a classical round-robin by claiming the 2018 ...

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