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Wesley So knocked out of Chess World Cup quarterfinals - Rappler

September 22, 2019 - 2:07am
Wesley So knocked out of Chess World Cup quarterfinals  Rappler

Former world No. 2 Wesley So bows to Russian Nikita Vitiugov.

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Chess: Jeffery Xiong aims to emulate Bobby Fischer after beating No 2 seed - The Guardian

September 20, 2019 - 6:31am
Chess: Jeffery Xiong aims to emulate Bobby Fischer after beating No 2 seed  The Guardian

The 18-year-old knocked out Anish Giri at the World Cup but faces a battle to make the final and reach the 2020 world title candidates.

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Khanty World Cup 3.2: No way back - chess24

September 18, 2019 - 3:39am
Khanty World Cup 3.2: No way back  chess24

None of the seven players who had to win on demand on Tuesday managed, meaning that Sergey Karjakin (who lost to Nikita Vitiugov), Harikrishna (K...

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Khanty World Cup 2.1: Nakamura & Wei Yi lose - chess24

September 14, 2019 - 5:27am
Khanty World Cup 2.1: Nakamura & Wei Yi lose  chess24

Hikaru Nakamura must win his second classical game or he's out of the 2019 World Cup after blitzing out a blunder on move 14 of his game against ...

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There’s no Vishy washy! - The Asian Age

September 13, 2019 - 2:00am
There’s no Vishy washy!  The Asian Age
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There's no Vishy washy! - The Asian Age

September 12, 2019 - 7:26pm
There's no Vishy washy!  The Asian Age

Wizard Viswanathan Anand confident of sealing Grand Chess Tour Finals berth.

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NEW FEATURE: Puzzle Battle! - Chess.com

September 12, 2019 - 9:36am
NEW FEATURE: Puzzle Battle!  Chess.com

Hey, Chess-friends! Have you ever wondered what could possibly be more fun than comparing Puzzle Rush scores on the Leaderboard? Well, today we have ...

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Always a Big Challenge Playing Him: Viswanathan Anand on Facing Magnus Carlsen at Blitz Tournament - News18

September 12, 2019 - 12:13am
Always a Big Challenge Playing Him: Viswanathan Anand on Facing Magnus Carlsen at Blitz Tournament  News18

Kolkata: With just two spots up for grabs, Indian chess wizard Viswanathan Anand on Wednesday said he is confident of sealing his berth in the 2019 Grand ...

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Grand Chess Tour: Anand confident of sealing London Finals berth - Sportstar

September 11, 2019 - 5:59am
Grand Chess Tour: Anand confident of sealing London Finals berth  Sportstar

With just two spots up for grabs, Indian chess wizard Viswanathan Anand on Wednesday said he is confident of sealing his berth in the 2019 Grand Chess Tour ...

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Anand confident of sealing GCT Finals berth - Hindustan Times

September 11, 2019 - 5:24am
Anand confident of sealing GCT Finals berth  Hindustan Times

With just two spots up for grabs, Indian chess wizard Viswanathan Anand on Wednesday said he is confident of sealing his berth in the 2019 Grand Chess Tour ...

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2019 FIDE Chess World Cup: 4 Upsets On 1st Day - Chess.com

September 11, 2019 - 4:58am
2019 FIDE Chess World Cup: 4 Upsets On 1st Day  Chess.com

The first day of the 2019 FIDE World Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk saw four upsets as Radek Wojtaszek, Jorge Cori, Arkadij Naiditisch and Ruslan Ponomariov lost to ...

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Khanty World Cup, 1.1: Rise of the teen stars - chess24

September 11, 2019 - 3:49am
Khanty World Cup, 1.1: Rise of the teen stars  chess24

16th seed Radek Wojtaszek lost with White to 113th seed Johan-Sebastian Christiansen in the biggest upset of Day 1 of the 2019 FIDE World Cup in K...

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Harikrishna, Gujrathi spearhead Indian challenge as World Cup starts - The New Indian Express

September 10, 2019 - 11:58pm
Harikrishna, Gujrathi spearhead Indian challenge as World Cup starts  The New Indian Express

Pentala Harikrishna and Vidit Santosh Gujrathi will be India's best bet, as the World Cup got underway in Khanty Mansiysk (Russia) on Tuesday.

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The World Cup returns to Khanty-Mansiysk - Chessbase News

September 9, 2019 - 12:59pm
The World Cup returns to Khanty-Mansiysk  Chessbase News

A central event of the 2019-2020 World Championship cycle is about to begin in Khanty-Mansiysk, as the Western Siberian city will host the 2019 FIDE World ...

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Vishy’s love story with A’bad goes on - Times of India

September 8, 2019 - 5:40pm
Vishy’s love story with A’bad goes on  Times of India

71040092Ahmedabad: Chess legend Viswanathan Anand nurtures fond memories of Ahmedabad, the city he believes to have propelled him into the limelight ...

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Magnus Carlsen's indifferent form and tactical blunders lead to him losing World No 1 spot in rapid and... - Firstpost

September 6, 2019 - 11:41pm
Magnus Carlsen's indifferent form and tactical blunders lead to him losing World No 1 spot in rapid and...  Firstpost

Magnus Carlsen is perceived one of the best grafters in the history of chess. Someone who has mastered the art of playing long games for bare minimum of ...

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Magnus Carlsen's indifferent form and tactical blunders lead to him losing world No 1 spot in rapid and... - Firstpost

September 6, 2019 - 11:41pm
Magnus Carlsen's indifferent form and tactical blunders lead to him losing world No 1 spot in rapid and...  Firstpost

Magnus Carlsen is perceived one of the best grafters in the history of chess. Someone who has mastered the art of playing long games for bare minimum of ...

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