Sinquefield Cup News

CHESS #1366 - DFS Caller

September 6, 2019 - 6:00pm
CHESS #1366  DFS Caller

The Sinquefield Cup ended in a tiebreak. A late surge by Magnus Carlsen, who won twice in the last two rounds pulled him level with Ding Liren (both 6.5 from ...

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Chess9LX, Day 4: Nakamura completes comeback - chess24

September 6, 2019 - 8:57am
Chess9LX, Day 4: Nakamura completes comeback  chess24

Hikaru Nakamura started the last day of Chess960 in St. Louis a point behind Levon Aronian but went on to win the match with two rounds to spare,...

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On Chess: Ding Liren Of China Upsets World Champion Magnus Carlsen Of Norway In Sinquefield Cup - St. Louis Public Radio

September 5, 2019 - 9:56am
On Chess: Ding Liren Of China Upsets World Champion Magnus Carlsen Of Norway In Sinquefield Cup  St. Louis Public Radio

The 2019 Sinquefield Cup came to an exciting conclusion on Aug. 29, in a tiebreak match between Ding Liren and Magnus Carlsen. The day kicked off with two.

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CHESS COLUMN: You can't beat the clock - Pauls Valley Daily Democrat

September 5, 2019 - 9:00am
CHESS COLUMN: You can't beat the clock  Pauls Valley Daily Democrat

The winner of the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis boiled down to two players who were tied for first place after the final scheduled round. This was Magnus Carlsen ...

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The End of the Golden Era of Chess - The Atlantic

September 5, 2019 - 5:00am
The End of the Golden Era of Chess  The Atlantic

The recent passing of Pal Benko and Shelby Lyman draws the curtain on an American period that produced some of the game's most sparkling play.

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The Rossolimo of the champions - Chessbase News

September 4, 2019 - 5:04pm
The Rossolimo of the champions  Chessbase News

From ChessBase Magazine #191: International Master Robert Ris shows you the structure arising after 3..g6 4.Bxc6 dxc6. He concludes that the ensuing ...

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The 7th Sinquefield Cup - BusinessWorld Online

September 4, 2019 - 11:07am
The 7th Sinquefield Cup  BusinessWorld Online

7th Sinquefield Cup 2019. Saint Louis, Missouri, USA Aug. 15–30, 2019. Final Standings (GMs all). 1–2. Ding Liren CHN 2805, Magnus Carlsen NOR 2882, 6.5/ ...

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Game of the Week: Giri vs Nepomniachtchi - Chessbase News

September 4, 2019 - 11:02am
Game of the Week: Giri vs Nepomniachtchi  Chessbase News

Join IM Merijn van Delft live for a look at his favourite game of the week: Anish Giri's last round win at the Sinquefield Cup over Ian Nepomniachtchi. The show is ...

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Ding Liren Defeats Shankland In Speed Chess Opener - Chess.com

September 3, 2019 - 4:30pm
Ding Liren Defeats Shankland In Speed Chess Opener  Chess.com

Monday night's match between Ding Liren and Sam Shankland kicked off the Speed Chess Championship, the premier Chess.com tournament of the year.

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Kasparov's Ultimate Moves warm-up - Chessbase News

September 3, 2019 - 10:35am
Kasparov's Ultimate Moves warm-up  Chessbase News

Garry Kasparov has a very steep climb ahead if he wants to get back into contention in his Champions Showdown match versus Fabiano Caruana. He arrived ...

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Ding wins Sinquefield Cup - BusinessWorld Online

September 2, 2019 - 8:00am
Ding wins Sinquefield Cup  BusinessWorld Online

7th Sinquefield Cup 2019. Saint Louis, Missouri, USA Aug. 15-30, 2019. Final Standings (GM all). 1–2. Ding Liren CHN 2805, Magnus Carlsen NOR 2882, 6.5/ ...

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Kasparov returns to face Caruana in Chess960 - chess24

September 2, 2019 - 5:30am
Kasparov returns to face Caruana in Chess960  chess24

The 13th World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov faces world no. 2 Fabiano Caruana in a 20-game rapid and blitz match as the Champions Showdown: Ches...

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Chess calendar: September 2019 - Chessbase News

September 1, 2019 - 8:08pm
Chess calendar: September 2019  Chessbase News

9/2/2019 – A key tournament in the yearly calendar will keep chess fans entertained during most of September, as the FIDE World Cup kicks off on the 9th in ...

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Will the real Pereira please stand up? - Chessbase News

September 1, 2019 - 2:00am
Will the real Pereira please stand up?  Chessbase News

You know him as "Antonio Pereira", with over 200 articles to his credit since mid-2018, but starting today, our new Bolivia-based Assistant Editor CARLOS ...

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Chess - Independent.ie

September 1, 2019 - 1:00am
Chess  Independent.ie

The seventh Sinquefield Cup finished three days ago in Saint Louis. Ding Liren and Magnus Carlsen tied for first with 6.5 points out of 11, while Viswanathan ...

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NEW: Nicholas Pert: Typical Mistakes by 1000-1600 Players - Chessbase News

August 31, 2019 - 2:00am
NEW: Nicholas Pert: Typical Mistakes by 1000-1600 Players  Chessbase News

Learning from our mistakes is, of course, crucially important for players of all levels. In the latest video series from Nick Pert, the English grandmaster and ...

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CHESS #1366 - Business Standard

August 30, 2019 - 12:17pm
CHESS #1366  Business Standard

Read more about CHESS #1366 on Business Standard. The Sinquefield Cup ended in a tiebreak.

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Magnus Carlsen Was Defeated, But the Draw Remains Dominant in Chess - The New Yorker

August 30, 2019 - 10:46am
Magnus Carlsen Was Defeated, But the Draw Remains Dominant in Chess  The New Yorker

One by one, the pieces came off the chess board, until only the two kings and a lone bishop remained. It was a draw, but Magnus Carlsen, the world champion, ...

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Sinquefield Cup: Ding Liren stuns Magnus Carlsen, clinches title - Sportstar

August 30, 2019 - 10:36am
Sinquefield Cup: Ding Liren stuns Magnus Carlsen, clinches title  Sportstar

The sensational Chinese, ranked third in the world, ends a 10-year unbeaten streak of World No. 1 Norwegian in playoffs.

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Ding Liren shocks Magnus Carlsen to win Sinquefield title - The Hindu

August 30, 2019 - 10:01am
Ding Liren shocks Magnus Carlsen to win Sinquefield title  The Hindu

The sensational Chinese, ranked third in the world, ended a 10-year unbeaten streak of World No. 1 Norwegian in playoffs.

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