Sinquefield Cup News

Ding Leads Sinquefield Cup; Carlsen Ends Draw Streak - Chess.com

August 28, 2019 - 7:07am
Ding Leads Sinquefield Cup; Carlsen Ends Draw Streak  Chess.com

Drawing his game in round 10 was enough for Ding Liren to grab sole lead at the 2019 Sinquefield Cup with one round to go as Ian Nepomniachtchi blundered ...

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Ding is the sole leader at the Sinquefield Cup - Chessbase News

August 28, 2019 - 6:03am
Ding is the sole leader at the Sinquefield Cup  Chessbase News

Another intense day of fighting chess and drama in the tenth round of the Sinquefield Cup. Ding Liren shot into sole lead with six points out of ten games. It was a ...

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Aronian to compete against So in Sinquefield Cup last round - Mediamax.am

August 28, 2019 - 1:34am
Aronian to compete against So in Sinquefield Cup last round  Mediamax.am

Levon Aronian competed against Ding Liren (China) in the 10th round and drew. Now he has 4 points and takes the last positions. Four chess players have 5.5 ...

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Fighting chess at Korchnoi Memorial proves worthy of its namesake - Washington Times

August 27, 2019 - 11:28am
Fighting chess at Korchnoi Memorial proves worthy of its namesake  Washington Times

At the recent Viktor Korchnoi Memorial in St. Petersburg, Russian GM Vadim Zvjaginsev tied for first with compatriot Maksim Chigaev and American GM Gata ...

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Sinquefield Cup: Viswanathan Anand held to a draw - Sportstar

August 27, 2019 - 9:04am
Sinquefield Cup: Viswanathan Anand held to a draw  Sportstar

Anand enjoyed a superior position against Shakhriyar Mamedyarov but couldn't gain more than a 47-move draw. Ding Liren and Ian Nepomniachtchi lead after ...

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Ding, Nepomniachtchi Strike In Sinquefield Cup Round 9 - Chess.com

August 27, 2019 - 8:21am
Ding, Nepomniachtchi Strike In Sinquefield Cup Round 9  Chess.com

Ding Liren and Ian Nepomniachtchi escaped from a group of five leaders as they won their games in round nine of the 2019 Sinquefield Cup. The two are tied ...

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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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