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

Sinquefield Cup News - December 6, 2015 - 2:00am
The most important chess tournament in decades is happening right now in London  Business Insider

Ray Morris-Hill The London Chess Classic is underway in England and will continue until Dec. 13. This is one of the chess world's premier events, usually ...

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Viswanathan Anand Takes on Michael Adams in London Chess Classic Opener - NDTVSports.com

Sinquefield Cup News - December 4, 2015 - 4:01am

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Viswanathan Anand Takes on Michael Adams in London Chess Classic Opener
NDTVSports.com
Viswanathan Anand, with 12 points, can win the London Chess Classic if he wins outright and his main rivals are off-form. After finishing second in the first edition in Norway, Anand had slumped to ninth spot in the Sinquefield Cup where the Indian ace ...

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Viswanathan Anand takes on Englishman Michael Adams in London Classic opener - Zee News

Sinquefield Cup News - December 4, 2015 - 3:25am

Zee News

Viswanathan Anand takes on Englishman Michael Adams in London Classic opener
Zee News
Veselin Topalov of Bulgaria leads the tour standings on 17 points while Levon Aronian of Armenia follows him closely a full point behind thanks to a big win at the Sinquefield Cup in the United States. American Hikaru Nakamura and reigning world ...

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ChessBase Account: Live database (part one) - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - December 3, 2015 - 2:00am
ChessBase Account: Live database (part one)  Chessbase News

With the introduction of the ChessBase Account *service*, granting a wide range of new options to Premium subscribers, not only were new web apps made ...

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On Chess: Final stage of the Chess Grand Tour is ready to start - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - December 2, 2015 - 10:08pm

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Final stage of the Chess Grand Tour is ready to start
St. Louis Public Radio
The first two events, Norway Chess, Stavanger (Norway) as well as the Sinquefield Cup (St. Louis) were held earlier this year. The Grand Chess Tour features a total prize fund of more than $1 million contested by a core group of nine elite players ...

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London Chess Classic 2015: Who are the world's best chess players? - Telegraph.co.uk

Sinquefield Cup News - December 1, 2015 - 9:10am

Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic 2015: Who are the world's best chess players?
Telegraph.co.uk
Many who had lost in the first round in both Stavanger and St. Louis wouldn't still be in contention, but Carlsen came back strongly in the Sinquefield Cup, eventually claiming second to keep his Tour chances very much alive. Tickets were quickly ...

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London Chess Classic 2015: Who are the world's best chess players? - Telegraph.co.uk

Sinquefield Cup News - December 1, 2015 - 2:00am
London Chess Classic 2015: Who are the world's best chess players?  Telegraph.co.uk

As this year's London Chess Classic, gets under way here are the 10 stars battling it out in the strongest chess tournament ever held on British shores.

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London Chess Classic 2015: Michael Adams faces tough start - Telegraph.co.uk

Sinquefield Cup News - November 30, 2015 - 6:01pm

Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic 2015: Michael Adams faces tough start
Telegraph.co.uk
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 the London Chess Classic. What's the prize money? Each tournament will ...

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London's festival of chess: Game's role in society debated by academics - Telegraph.co.uk

Sinquefield Cup News - November 30, 2015 - 5:50am

Telegraph.co.uk

London's festival of chess: Game's role in society debated by academics
Telegraph.co.uk
He's had a bit of a slump in 2015 and is all out of sorts having had some disasterous results at the other Grand Chess Tour events on his home turf and at the Sinquefield Cup in St Louis. So who's the wildcard? The ever-popular English number one ...

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FIDE chief out in the cold: Why Kirsan won't be knocking at the door of the US ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Sinquefield Cup News - November 27, 2015 - 7:41am

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FIDE chief out in the cold: Why Kirsan won't be knocking at the door of the US ...
Telegraph.co.uk
FIDE president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov was celebrating the 20th anniversary of his appointment as head of the game's governing body when news came that the US government had cited him for business dealings with the Syria regime of President Bashar ...

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On Chess: 2015 Thanksgiving Open is a feast for top players and amateurs alike - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - November 25, 2015 - 7:55pm

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: 2015 Thanksgiving Open is a feast for top players and amateurs alike
St. Louis Public Radio
This event is yet another in the Chess Club's continued commitment to not only providing the highest level of chess (see The 2015 Sinquefield Cup) but equally impressive opportunities for amateurs like you and me. With advances in technology, watching ...

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On Chess: 2015 Thanksgiving Open is a feast for top players and amateurs alike - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - November 25, 2015 - 2:00am
On Chess: 2015 Thanksgiving Open is a feast for top players and amateurs alike  St. Louis Public Radio

The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis' premier open event of the season is this weekend, Nov. 27-29. The 2015 Thanksgiving Open will ...

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On Chess: 2015 Thanksgiving Open is a feast for top players and amateurs alike - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - November 25, 2015 - 2:00am
On Chess: 2015 Thanksgiving Open is a feast for top players and amateurs alike  St. Louis Public Radio

The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis' premier open event of the season is this weekend, Nov. 27-29. The 2015 Thanksgiving Open will ...

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On Chess: Showdown in St. Louis featured unexpected twists - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - November 19, 2015 - 12:10pm

On Chess: Showdown in St. Louis featured unexpected twists
St. Louis Public Radio
Now retired from competition, Seirawan is a published chess author and journalist, as well as the star commentator for such elite events as the U.S. Championships and the Sinquefield Cup. On Chess is provided by the St. Louis Chess Club and Scholastic ...

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On Chess: Showdown in St. Louis featured unexpected twists - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - November 19, 2015 - 2:00am
On Chess: Showdown in St. Louis featured unexpected twists  St. Louis Public Radio

Whenever the two best players in any discipline square off against one another, it is an occasion to be savored. American chess fans were especially eager.

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Chess great Kasparov urges West to move against Putin - STLtoday.com

Sinquefield Cup News - November 7, 2015 - 2:00am
Chess great Kasparov urges West to move against Putin  STLtoday.com

Garry Kasparov, the Russian chess champion, neither likes nor trusts Russian President Vladimir Putin. That's obvious from the subtitle of his book. He sees ...

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Pestaño: Wesley So scores biggest win of career - Sun.Star

Sinquefield Cup News - November 5, 2015 - 8:37am

Pestaño: Wesley So scores biggest win of career
Sun.Star
The lessons from the Sinquefield Cup are bearing fruit. With the win Wesley So now joined the ranks of former Bilbao Chess Masters champions, including the current world champion Magnus Carlsen, former world champion Vladimir Kramnik and ...

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Living life the Jobi way (2/2) - Chessbase News

Sinquefield Cup News - November 5, 2015 - 2:00am
Living life the Jobi way (2/2)  Chessbase News

Did you enjoy the first part of our interview with the top Georgian player Baadur Jobava, he laid out a plan for ambitious players to become better. In part two he ...

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Wesley So wins Bilbao Masters - The Hindu

Sinquefield Cup News - November 3, 2015 - 6:33pm

Wesley So wins Bilbao Masters
The Hindu
Anand finished with five draws and a lone loss in the four-player double round-robin tournament and for the second time in a row, the Indian ace ended a Classical tournament win-less after he drew seven and lost two at the Sinquefield Cup earlier this ...

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E.coli outbreak prompts Chipotle to close 43 US restaurants - Rappler

Sinquefield Cup News - November 2, 2015 - 8:47pm

Rappler

E.coli outbreak prompts Chipotle to close 43 US restaurants
Rappler
After quitting school and leaving the Philippines to play for the United States, So's rising reputation and world rank of 7th took a big hit at the Sinquefield Cup where he finished last, but bounced back at Bilbao. So's next tournament is next month ...

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