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Best of 2015: Best player - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - December 29, 2015 - 2:00am
Best of 2015: Best player  Chessbase News

The year 2015 is almost over, so we thought it's time to let you vote for your highlights of this year. To begin with, we want you to vote for the best male player of ...

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Top prizes at the Magic City Classic chess tournament - AL.com

Sinquefield Cup News - December 28, 2015 - 9:17am

AL.com

Top prizes at the Magic City Classic chess tournament
AL.com
Anand and Vachier-Lagrave had reached this position earlier in the year at the Sinquefield Cup (the second leg of the Grand Chess Tour). There Anand played the immediate 9. Qd3 Nc6 10. a3 d5 11. exd5 Nxd5 12. Nxd5 Qxd5 13. O-O-O Qxd3 14.

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Top prizes at the Magic City Classic chess tournament - AL.com

Sinquefield Cup News - December 28, 2015 - 2:00am
Top prizes at the Magic City Classic chess tournament  AL.com

Wrapping up Alabama's busy chess year, the Eighth Annual Magic City Classic tournament featured a day of exciting chess and fierce competition for top prizes.

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Top prizes at the Magic City Classic chess tournament - AL.com

Sinquefield Cup News - December 28, 2015 - 2:00am
Top prizes at the Magic City Classic chess tournament  AL.com

Wrapping up Alabama's busy chess year, the Eighth Annual Magic City Classic tournament featured a day of exciting chess and fierce competition for top prizes.

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Carlsen draws with So, keeps lead - Inquirer.net

Sinquefield Cup News - December 27, 2015 - 10:20am

Peninsula On-line

Carlsen draws with So, keeps lead
Inquirer.net
Carlsen won once over So in the Sinquefield Cup in four meetings this year with the other matches in Tata Steel Chess and Gashimov Memorial also ending in draws. Carlsen and Anish Giri of the Netherlands, also in second spot, will tangle in the seventh ...
So attracts with Carlsen, stays at joint secondThe Times (subscription)

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So attracts with prime seed Carlsen to remain within the hunt - The Times (subscription)

Sinquefield Cup News - December 27, 2015 - 6:16am

So attracts with prime seed Carlsen to remain within the hunt
The Times (subscription)
... edge in a double-edged minor piece play but Carlsen held his own to scrape out the draw. It was a solid effort for So, who somehow redeemed himself after losing to Carlsen in their last meeting in the Sinquefield Cup in the United States early in ...

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So weapons for chess lead vs Carlsen - The Times (subscription)

Sinquefield Cup News - December 26, 2015 - 2:01pm

So weapons for chess lead vs Carlsen
The Times (subscription)
It will be a rematch between Carlsen and So since the former destroyed the latter in the Sinquefield Cup in the United States early in the year. Carlsen ended up finishing second in that same tournament won by Armenian GM Levon Aronian while So wound ...

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Qatar R03: Chess and football in Doha - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - December 23, 2015 - 2:00am
Qatar R03: Chess and football in Doha  Chessbase News

After three rounds at the Qatar Masters we are down to just two leaders – Anish Giri and Li Chao. They are followed by a pack of 14 players on 2.5/3, including ...

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London Chess Classic - BusinessWorld Online Edition

Sinquefield Cup News - December 21, 2015 - 9:33am

London Chess Classic
BusinessWorld Online Edition
... highest level of organization for the world's best players -- the product of this collaboration was the Grand Chess Tour” comprising of three legs: Norway Chess in June, Sinquefield Cup (this is in St. Louis, USA) and the London Chess Classic in ...

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Carlsen wins Grand Chess Tour - Huffington Post

Sinquefield Cup News - December 18, 2015 - 3:27pm

Huffington Post

Carlsen wins Grand Chess Tour
Huffington Post
He recovered at the Sinquefield Cup in Saint Louis in September, sharing second place. He needed to finish first in London in December for an overall victory in the Tour. But Carlsen began the London Classic slowly, drawing the first six games, fast ...

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A Magnuficent Sunday at the LCC 2015 (2) - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - December 17, 2015 - 2:00am
A Magnuficent Sunday at the LCC 2015 (2)  Chessbase News

After the regular games at the London Chess Classic 2015 three players, Magnus Carlsen, Anish Giri and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave had tied for the top spot.

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On Chess: And after all that, Magnus Carlsen is still the best - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - December 16, 2015 - 9:56pm

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: And after all that, Magnus Carlsen is still the best
St. Louis Public Radio
A pack of suitors followed them half a point behind: Levon Aronian, the winner of the Sinquefield Cup, Alexander Grischuk who is always a strong player in any situation, and World Champion Carlsen. As fate would have it, these players mainly played ...

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On Chess: And after all that, Magnus Carlsen is still the best - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - December 16, 2015 - 2:00am
On Chess: And after all that, Magnus Carlsen is still the best  St. Louis Public Radio

It's been a strange year at the top of the chess standings. Going into the year before the first Grand Chess Tour stop in Norway, the elite had distanced.

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A Magnuficent Sunday at the LCC 2015 (1) - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - December 16, 2015 - 2:00am
A Magnuficent Sunday at the LCC 2015 (1)  Chessbase News

Okay, it is not in the OED, the word does describe the super Sunday at the London Chess Classic 2015. Anish Giri and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave went into the ...

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On Chess: And after all that, Magnus Carlsen is still the best - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - December 16, 2015 - 2:00am
On Chess: And after all that, Magnus Carlsen is still the best  St. Louis Public Radio

It's been a strange year at the top of the chess standings. Going into the year before the first Grand Chess Tour stop in Norway, the elite had distanced.

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DAVID R. SANDS: With victory in London, Magnus Carlsen wins chess Grand Tour - Washington Times

Sinquefield Cup News - December 15, 2015 - 10:54am

Washington Times

DAVID R. SANDS: With victory in London, Magnus Carlsen wins chess Grand Tour
Washington Times
... the series of three tournaments for the world's top players that included June's Norway Chess Tournament (won by Bulgarian GM Veselin Topalov) and the 2015 Sinquefield Cup in August-September, in which Carlsen finished in a tie for second behind GM ...
Grand Chess Tour: Armenian GM Aronian takes third placeArmeniaNow.com

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DAVID R. SANDS: With victory in London, Magnus Carlsen wins chess Grand Tour - Washington Times

Sinquefield Cup News - December 15, 2015 - 10:48am

Washington Times

DAVID R. SANDS: With victory in London, Magnus Carlsen wins chess Grand Tour
Washington Times
... the series of three tournaments for the world's top players that included June's Norway Chess Tournament (won by Bulgarian GM Veselin Topalov) and the 2015 Sinquefield Cup in August-September, in which Carlsen finished in a tie for second behind GM ...
Another loss, and Anand fails to arrest declineChandigarh Tribune
Grand Chess Tour: Armenian GM Aronian takes third placeArmeniaNow.com
Viswanathan Anand loses to Alexander Grischuk, slips to ninth spotThe Indian Express
The Hindu
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Persisting Agony for Anand, Carlsen Bags Another Title - The New Indian Express

Sinquefield Cup News - December 14, 2015 - 3:49pm

The New Indian Express

Persisting Agony for Anand, Carlsen Bags Another Title
The New Indian Express
The Tour also saw the resurgence of Aronian, who finished third on the Tour, besides triumphing in the Sinquefield Cup. Two poor results meant Anand ending up in overall eighth in the three-leg event. The Indian started the Tour on a rousing note ...

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Grand Chess Tour: Armenian GM Aronian takes third place - ArmeniaNow.com

Sinquefield Cup News - December 14, 2015 - 2:09am

ArmeniaNow.com

Grand Chess Tour: Armenian GM Aronian takes third place
ArmeniaNow.com
Overall, as a result of three Grand Chess Tour tournaments that also included Norway Chess (in Stavanger) and Sinquefield Cup (in Saint Louis, USA) Aronian placed third. Carlsen is recognized as the winner of the Grand Chess Tour 2015. news in photo.

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Grand Chess Tour: Armenian GM Aronian takes third place - ArmeniaNow.com

Sinquefield Cup News - December 14, 2015 - 2:09am

ArmeniaNow.com

Grand Chess Tour: Armenian GM Aronian takes third place
ArmeniaNow.com
Overall, as a result of three Grand Chess Tour tournaments that also included Norway Chess (in Stavanger) and Sinquefield Cup (in Saint Louis, USA) Aronian placed third. Carlsen is recognized as the winner of the Grand Chess Tour 2015. news in photo.

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