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Moscow GP, R1 Tiebreaks: Nakamura & So march on - chess24

May 19, 2019 - 6:20pm
Moscow GP, R1 Tiebreaks: Nakamura & So march on  chess24

US stars Wesley So and Hikaru Nakamura both won their first tiebreak games with White and then drew with Black to reach the quarterfinals of the ...

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Check out the World Chess Hall of Fame, a nod to the game in St. Louis - Columbia Missourian

May 16, 2019 - 6:00am
Check out the World Chess Hall of Fame, a nod to the game in St. Louis  Columbia Missourian

Visitors can do the play game on chess boards inside, move life-sized chess pieces around the front patio and buy all kinds of chess merchandise.

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On Chess: First Stop Of Grand Chess Tour Brings World Champion Fifth Major Win In 2019 - St. Louis Public Radio

May 16, 2019 - 5:21am
On Chess: First Stop Of Grand Chess Tour Brings World Champion Fifth Major Win In 2019  St. Louis Public Radio

The 2019 Grand Chess Tour (GCT) kicked off in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. The best chess players from all over the world assembled in the coastal city to fight.

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9 Conclusions from the Côte d'Ivoire Rapid & Blitz - chess24

May 13, 2019 - 8:58am
9 Conclusions from the Côte d'Ivoire Rapid & Blitz  chess24

Magnus Carlsen lost to Maxime Vachier-Lagrave for a second day in a row in Abidjan, but that couldn't stop him winning the opening event of the 2...

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Carlsen & co. in Africa for Grand Chess Tour launch - chess24

May 8, 2019 - 9:47am
Carlsen & co. in Africa for Grand Chess Tour launch  chess24

The $1.75 million 2019 Grand Chess Tour starts today in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire's largest city. World Champion Magnus Carlsen will begin the first...

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On Chess: Grand Chess Tour Kicks Off In Africa - KBIA

May 2, 2019 - 4:40pm
On Chess: Grand Chess Tour Kicks Off In Africa  KBIA

The fifth edition of the Grand Chess Tour (GCT) promises to be bigger, better and more international than ever. The tour has been expanded to eight.

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Who Is The James Holzhauer Of Chess? - Chess.com

April 30, 2019 - 10:07pm
Who Is The James Holzhauer Of Chess?  Chess.com

James Holzhauer is rewriting the Jeopardy record books on a nightly basis. The professional sports gambler from Las Vegas is playing the trivia game show at ...

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Grenke Classic: Carlsen mates Svidler - Chessbase News

April 28, 2019 - 9:24pm
Grenke Classic: Carlsen mates Svidler  Chessbase News

After scoring his fifth win of the tournament, Magnus Carlsen almost secured yet another super-tournament triumph. His round eight victim was Peter Svidler, ...

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Carlsen at 2861 Elo, but further progress is tough - Chessbase News

April 25, 2019 - 2:02pm
Carlsen at 2861 Elo, but further progress is tough  Chessbase News

4/25/2019 – After winning in Shamkir, Carlsen's live rating was up to 2861, his best since June 2015. After five rounds in Grenke, that's exactly where he remains ...

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On Chess: Tough Battles And High-Quality Chess At The Grenke Classic In Germany - KBIA

April 25, 2019 - 6:57am
On Chess: Tough Battles And High-Quality Chess At The Grenke Classic In Germany  KBIA

The Grenke Chess Classic, one of the top chess events in the world, is underway in Germany. The tournament runs April 20-29. The event is a round-robin,

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On Chess: Tough Battles And High-Quality Chess At The Grenke Classic In Germany - St. Louis Public Radio

April 25, 2019 - 6:57am
On Chess: Tough Battles And High-Quality Chess At The Grenke Classic In Germany  St. Louis Public Radio

The Grenke Chess Classic, one of the top chess events in the world, is underway in Germany. The tournament runs April 20-29. The event is a round-robin,

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Yermo's Travels: The USA in Rhodes (part 1) - Chessbase News

April 20, 2019 - 6:54am
Yermo's Travels: The USA in Rhodes (part 1)  Chessbase News

Hot on the heels of the European Senior Championship in Rhodes, the World Senior Team Championship for players aged over 50 and 65 is underway.

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Chess: Magnus Carlsen dominates in Shamkir with two-point victory margin - The Guardian

April 12, 2019 - 6:00am
Chess: Magnus Carlsen dominates in Shamkir with two-point victory margin  The Guardian

The Norwegian's result was among the best tournament performances in chess history, rivalling those of former legends.

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JAPAN TOBACCO (JAT) Is Yet to See Trading Action on Apr 11 - D Minute

April 11, 2019 - 5:19pm
JAPAN TOBACCO (JAT) Is Yet to See Trading Action on Apr 11  D Minute

Shares of JAPAN TOBACCO (FRA:JAT) closed at 21.04 yesterday. JAPAN TOBACCO currently has a total float of shares and on average sees 6 shares ...

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Carlsen Beats Grischuk In Final Round Gashimov Memorial - Chess.com

April 9, 2019 - 10:48am
Carlsen Beats Grischuk In Final Round Gashimov Memorial  Chess.com

Having already secured victory yesterday, Magnus Carlsen finished the Gashimov Memorial in style. Today he defeated Alexander Grischuk to finish two points ...

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Gender imbalance in chess must be addressed - STLtoday.com

March 28, 2019 - 3:45pm
Gender imbalance in chess must be addressed  STLtoday.com

In a tournament in February in St. Louis, chess grandmaster Valentina Gunina prompted audible gasps from spectators as she sacrificed piece after piece after ...

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Gender imbalance in chess must be addressed - STLtoday.com

March 28, 2019 - 3:45pm
Gender imbalance in chess must be addressed  STLtoday.com

In a tournament in February in St. Louis, chess grandmaster Valentina Gunina prompted audible gasps from spectators as she sacrificed piece after piece after ...

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The US Championships kick off - Chessbase News

March 19, 2019 - 12:38pm
The US Championships kick off  Chessbase News

The U.S. Chess Championship and U.S. Women's Chess Championship will take place for an eleventh time at the Saint Louis Chess Club starting on ...

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Chess Tournaments Calendar: Archive - Chess.com

March 18, 2019 - 5:06am
Chess Tournaments Calendar: Archive  Chess.com

This is our archive of older, completed chess tournaments and events. Click here for our calendar of current chess events! DECEMBER 2018 Date Event ...

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Chess Tournaments Calendar: Archive - Chess.com

March 18, 2019 - 2:00am
Chess Tournaments Calendar: Archive  Chess.com

This is our archive of older, completed chess tournaments and events. Click here for our calendar of current chess events! DECEMBER 2018 Date Event ...

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