Sinquefield Cup News

Sinquefield Cup 9: Ding and Nepo break clear - chess24

August 27, 2019 - 8:02am
Sinquefield Cup 9: Ding and Nepo break clear  chess24

World no. 3 Ding Liren beat world no. 2 Fabiano Caruana for the second time in a classical game this year as the Chinese star took a big step towards the best ...

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Pál Benkö dies at 91 - Chessbase News

August 27, 2019 - 3:01am
Pál Benkö dies at 91  Chessbase News

He was a world-class grandmaster, twice World Champion candidate, friend of Bobby Fischer (whose participation in the 1972 World Championship match he ...

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Show-Me Success | One of the world's best chess players left Cuba to chase his dreams in St. Louis - KSDK.com

August 26, 2019 - 10:29pm
Show-Me Success | One of the world's best chess players left Cuba to chase his dreams in St. Louis  KSDK.com

Leinier Dominguez is one of the best chess players in the world and as of three weeks ago, he's calling St. Louis home.

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Pal Benko dies aged 91 - chess24

August 26, 2019 - 7:22pm
Pal Benko dies aged 91  chess24

Hungarian-American chess grandmaster Pal Benko has passed away at the age of 91. Pal Benko was one of the world's top grandmasters in the 1950s a...

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Sinquefield Cup: Aronyan loses to Aleksandr Nepomnyashi - Panorama.am

August 26, 2019 - 7:12am
Sinquefield Cup: Aronyan loses to Aleksandr Nepomnyashi  Panorama.am

Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian suffered defeat at the eight round of the Sinquefield Cup underway in Saint Louise, USA. The Armenian lost to Aleksandr ...

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Sinquefield Cup 8: Nepo & Karjakin join 5-way tie - chess24

August 26, 2019 - 6:59am
Sinquefield Cup 8: Nepo & Karjakin join 5-way tie  chess24

Ian Nepomniachtchi took down Levon Aronian while Sergey Karjakin exploited an MVL opening howler on a great day for the Russians in the 2019 Sinquefield ...

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Nepomiachtchi and Karjakin join the lead - Chessbase News

August 26, 2019 - 6:48am
Nepomiachtchi and Karjakin join the lead  Chessbase News

The spell of draws was finally broken but the leading pack became a jumbo five-men crowd as Karjakin and Nepomniachtchi joined them at 4½ points from 8 ...

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Russians Win As 5 Players Share Lead At Sinquefield Cup - Chess.com

August 26, 2019 - 4:52am
Russians Win As 5 Players Share Lead At Sinquefield Cup  Chess.com

It was the day everyone had been waiting for at the 2019 Sinquefield Cup. Round eight saw two wins after a dozen draws as the two Russian stalwarts Ian ...

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Show-Me Success | One of the world's best chess players left Cuba to chase his dreams in St. Louis - KSDK.com

August 26, 2019 - 2:00am
Show-Me Success | One of the world's best chess players left Cuba to chase his dreams in St. Louis  KSDK.com

ST. LOUIS — He is one of the best chess players in the world and as of three weeks ago, he's calling St. Louis home. “There is no better place to be than St.

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Aronian loses Round 8 game in Sinquefield Cup - Mediamax.am

August 26, 2019 - 1:37am
Aronian loses Round 8 game in Sinquefield Cup  Mediamax.am

The Armenian grandmaster lost to Ian Nepomniatchi (Russia) in Round 8. There are 5 leaders currently, all with 4.5 points in their tally: Viswanathan Anand ...

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Magnus and his rivals - Chessbase News

August 25, 2019 - 5:36pm
Magnus and his rivals  Chessbase News

In his last review of ChessBase Magazine 190, Nagesh Havanur dealt with the report on the recent European Women's Championship in our magazine.

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Sinquefield Cup Sees Another All-Draw Day In Round 7 - Chess.com

August 25, 2019 - 9:32am
Sinquefield Cup Sees Another All-Draw Day In Round 7  Chess.com

It was a new day, a new round but sadly the same old story at the 2019 Sinquefield Cup. Round seven again ended with all draws. More than the result itself, the ...

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Sinquefield Cup 7: Dead Heat at the Top - chess24

August 25, 2019 - 8:49am
Sinquefield Cup 7: Dead Heat at the Top  chess24

Fabiano Caruana, Ding Liren and Vishy Anand continue to lead the 2019 Sinquefield Cup after all games were drawn for a 4th time in 7 rounds. Once...

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Anand with an agonizing miss against Ding - Chessbase News

August 25, 2019 - 5:03am
Anand with an agonizing miss against Ding  Chessbase News

The seventh round of the Sinquefield Cup followed the same pattern of the previous day – all draws and status quo continued in tournament standings, with ...

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Sinquefield Cup: Viswanathan Anand lets Ding Liren off the hook - Sportstar

August 25, 2019 - 2:00am
Sinquefield Cup: Viswanathan Anand lets Ding Liren off the hook  Sportstar

Viswanathan Anand missed a possible win against fellow leader Ding Liren before all games ended as draws in the seventh round of the Sinquefield Cup chess ...

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Sinquefield Cup 6: Vishy misses his chance - chess24

August 24, 2019 - 8:46am
Sinquefield Cup 6: Vishy misses his chance  chess24

Vishy Anand had a great chance to take the sole lead in the 2019 Sinquefield Cup after Anish Giri admitted he was “totally lost” in their Round 6...

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Sinquefield Cup: Six Games, Six Draws In The Sixth Round - Chess.com

August 24, 2019 - 6:46am
Sinquefield Cup: Six Games, Six Draws In The Sixth Round  Chess.com

After yesterday's rest day, everyone expected some action at the 2019 Sinquefield Cup! But round six saw an anti-climatic end to a round where once again all ...

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