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Some Of The World's Best Chess Players Square Off In St. Louis This Week - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - September 8, 2013 - 2:00am
Some Of The World's Best Chess Players Square Off In St. Louis This Week  St. Louis Public Radio

Four of the best chess players in the world are squaring off this week in the Central West End during the first ever Sinquefield Cup . The two best.

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Chess fans get chance to met their idols - STLtoday.com

Sinquefield Cup News - September 8, 2013 - 2:00am
Chess fans get chance to met their idols  STLtoday.com

Four of the game's top players are in St. Louis this week for a tournament.

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Levon Aronian and girlfriend spend holidays in Italy (PHOTOS) - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Sinquefield Cup News - September 4, 2013 - 2:00am
Levon Aronian and girlfriend spend holidays in Italy (PHOTOS)  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Following the Chess World Cup 2013, GM Levon Aronian and his girlfriend Arianne are vacationing in Italy. According to Aronian's Facebook page, the ...

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Refrain for Many Chess Players: Meet Me in St. Louis - New York Times

Sinquefield Cup News - July 6, 2013 - 2:00am
Refrain for Many Chess Players: Meet Me in St. Louis  New York Times

Rex Sinquefield has almost single-handedly turned St. Louis into the American chess capital. Sinquefield, a retired financier, paid for the construction of the ...

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Boris Gelfand Leaves All Chess Greats Behind in Moscow - Huffington Post

Sinquefield Cup News - June 27, 2013 - 2:00am
Boris Gelfand Leaves All Chess Greats Behind in Moscow  Huffington Post

At the age of 45, the Israeli grandmaster Boris Gelfand should not be winning major chess tournaments ahead of young talented players and world champions...

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São Paulo Rd4 – Fabiano Caruana storms to 3.5/4 - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - September 29, 2012 - 2:00am
São Paulo Rd4 – Fabiano Caruana storms to 3.5/4  Chessbase News

The round saw Fabiano Caruana extend his lead even further with an even more incredible 3.5/4 and a lofty 2785 Elo on the Live Ratings lists. Karjakin was ...

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Who needs stalemate? Readers weigh in - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - July 22, 2012 - 2:00am
Who needs stalemate? Readers weigh in  Chessbase News

We recently published an article on stalemate in chess. Was is really necessary to finish the game one move earlier than the clear-cut goal of the game: the ...

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Chess: Anand crushes Gelfand in just 17 moves - Firstpost

Sinquefield Cup News - May 21, 2012 - 2:00am
Chess: Anand crushes Gelfand in just 17 moves  Firstpost

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand struck back with vengeance and scored the much-needed equaliser against Boris Gelfand in the eighth game of the ...

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Kavalek in Huffington: The Road to Chess Mastery - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - March 26, 2012 - 2:00am
Kavalek in Huffington: The Road to Chess Mastery  Chessbase News

Siegbert Tarrasch, one of the world's finest players from 1890 till World War One, taught chess in his book Three Hundred Chess Games. Vassily Panov ...

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Chess history: Nineteen Hours with Bobby Fischer – Part 2 - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - February 29, 2012 - 2:00am
Chess history: Nineteen Hours with Bobby Fischer – Part 2  Chessbase News

In 1981 the Film Board of Canada approached Bobby Fischer, hoping for his participation in a feature-length documentary on the game of chess. Last week we ...

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Aronian to FIDE: I cannot play in Azerbaijan - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - February 2, 2012 - 2:00am
Aronian to FIDE: I cannot play in Azerbaijan  Chessbase News

The first two bids to stage the next Candidates Tournament for the World Championship received by FIDE are from Bulgaria and Azerbaijan. But one of the two ...

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A funny thing happened on the way to the tournament hall… - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - November 27, 2011 - 2:00am
A funny thing happened on the way to the tournament hall…  Chessbase News

Vassily Ivanchuk's recent mugging in Sao Paulo shocked the chess world but it's far from being the only mishap to befall a chessplayer on the way to or from ...

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Grivas Training: Building a Repertoire - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - April 18, 2011 - 2:00am
Grivas Training: Building a Repertoire  Chessbase News

"In contrast to the middlegame and the endgame, where theory is objective and accepted by everyone, in the opening each chess player makes his choices in ...

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Some thoughts on the Bilbao scoring system in London - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - December 19, 2010 - 2:00am
Some thoughts on the Bilbao scoring system in London  Chessbase News

Lubomir Kavalek wrote in the Huffington Post that in the annals of chess history the final result of the 2010 Chess Classic would show Magnus Carlsen as the ...

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2010 Women's World Chess Championship - Preview - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - November 12, 2010 - 2:00am
2010 Women's World Chess Championship - Preview  Chessbase News

The 2010 Women's World Chess Championship is about to start in Hatay, Turkey, heralding either a new champion, or confirming the incumbent. In 2008 ...

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Maurice Ashley: The Secret to Chess - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - September 2, 2010 - 2:00am
Maurice Ashley: The Secret to Chess  Chessbase News

This is one you really do not want to miss. Star international trainer and commentator Maurice Ashley reveals a secret he discovered on his way to becoming a ...

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Kavalek at Huffington: Henri Rinck's Magical Rooks - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - July 21, 2010 - 2:00am
Kavalek at Huffington: Henri Rinck's Magical Rooks  Chessbase News

He was one of the most prolific chess composers. His endgame studies were elegant, witty, entertaining, simple and beautiful. Henri Rink's ultimate collection of ...

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A volcanic trip – with the Lord of the Rings - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - April 21, 2010 - 2:00am
A volcanic trip – with the Lord of the Rings  Chessbase News

On Thursday Vishy Anand embarked on a trip from his house in Madrid, Spain, to the World Championship match. He got as far as Frankfurt, Germany, and was ...

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Bobby Fischer – The Career and Complete Games - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - January 21, 2010 - 2:00am
Bobby Fischer – The Career and Complete Games  Chessbase News

Many books have been written about the American chess genius and world champion Bobby Fischer. But now there is a remarkable new one, by German GM ...

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Watch the man behind the new Philidor Defence - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - July 16, 2009 - 2:00am
Watch the man behind the new Philidor Defence  Chessbase News

Just a couple of years ago the shocking pawn sacrifice 5.g4 entered the theory of the dignified Philidor Defence. If you check with the ChessBase online ...

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