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Shankland: “My goal is to be World Champion” - chess24

March 5, 2019 - 2:00am
Shankland: “My goal is to be World Champion”  chess24

At the age of 26 Sam Shankland suddenly stopped being a “solid 2650 grandmaster” to win the 2018 US Championship ahead of Fabiano Caruana, Wesley...

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MVL Interview: 'Clock Ticking On World Championship' - Chess.com

March 2, 2019 - 2:00am
MVL Interview: 'Clock Ticking On World Championship'  Chess.com

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave tells David Cox about his chess origins, the state of elite chess and his world championship ambitions. 2019 is all about unfinished ...

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History of top chess players over time - Chessbase News

February 27, 2019 - 7:15am
History of top chess players over time  Chessbase News

Which are the commonest words in the English language, which are the most common girls' and boys' names? Today it is possible to calculate these things ...

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History of top chess players over time - Chessbase News

February 27, 2019 - 7:15am
History of top chess players over time  Chessbase News

Which are the commonest words in the English language, which are the most common girls' and boys' names? Today it is possible to calculate these things ...

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History of top chess players over time - Chessbase News

February 26, 2019 - 5:05pm
History of top chess players over time  Chessbase News

Which are the commonest words in the English language, which are the most common girls' and boys' names? Today it is possible to calculate these things ...

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CHESS#1340 - Chandler Caller

February 26, 2019 - 5:00pm
CHESS#1340  Chandler Caller

The Cairns Cup is the latest initiative from millionaire philanthropist Rex Sinquefield who sponsors the US Championships and the Sinquefield Cup. The Cairns ...

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Magnus Carlsen stars in birthday extravaganza - chess24

February 25, 2019 - 2:00am
Magnus Carlsen stars in birthday extravaganza  chess24

Magnus Carlsen was the star of our fifth anniversary after winning against Peter Svidler in a match we were able to follow along with the players' ...

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On Chess: Gunina Burns Bright In A Fiery First Edition Of The Cairns Cup - St. Louis Public Radio

February 21, 2019 - 9:39am
On Chess: Gunina Burns Bright In A Fiery First Edition Of The Cairns Cup  St. Louis Public Radio

The St. Louis Chess Club played host to 10 of the finest female chess players in the world for the last couple of weeks. The brand-new event, the Cairns.

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Weekends on the Web: Saturday & Sunday, February 16-17, 2019 - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

February 15, 2019 - 12:00pm
Weekends on the Web: Saturday & Sunday, February 16-17, 2019  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO- Looking for some fun events this weekend? Meteorologist Angela Hutti has some ideas for you and your family. Weekends on the Web: ...

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CHESS#1340 - Business Standard

February 15, 2019 - 11:22am
CHESS#1340  Business Standard

Read more about CHESS#1340 on Business Standard. The first edition offers $150000 prize money to a field of 10 strong GMs in a round-robin.

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Grand Chess Tour Confirms Full Tour Participants for the 2019 Season - Chessbase News

February 13, 2019 - 4:35am
Grand Chess Tour Confirms Full Tour Participants for the 2019 Season  Chessbase News

After Vladimir Kramnik's announcement to retire from tournament chess the Grand Chess Tour now revealed the names of the 12 players who will be competing ...

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Rex Sinquefield's Saint Louis Chess Club bankrolls new Mizzou chess team - STLtoday.com

February 13, 2019 - 2:00am
Rex Sinquefield's Saint Louis Chess Club bankrolls new Mizzou chess team  STLtoday.com

St. Louis financier, political power broker and chess evangelist Rex Sinquefield is taking his chess set west — to the University of Missouri-Columbia, which is ...

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Rex Sinquefield's Saint Louis Chess Club bankrolls new Mizzou chess team - STLtoday.com

February 13, 2019 - 2:00am
Rex Sinquefield's Saint Louis Chess Club bankrolls new Mizzou chess team  STLtoday.com

St. Louis financier, political power broker and chess evangelist Rex Sinquefield is taking his chess set west — to the University of Missouri-Columbia, which is ...

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Rex Sinquefield's Saint Louis Chess Club bankrolls new Mizzou chess team - STLtoday.com

February 13, 2019 - 2:00am
Rex Sinquefield's Saint Louis Chess Club bankrolls new Mizzou chess team  STLtoday.com

St. Louis financier, political power broker and chess evangelist Rex Sinquefield is taking his chess set west — to the University of Missouri-Columbia, which is ...

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The Weekly Show: Cairns Cup - Chessbase News

February 12, 2019 - 2:00am
The Weekly Show: Cairns Cup  Chessbase News

IM Lawrence Trent brings you the latest trends, games and combinations from elite chess tournaments ever Tuesdays at 17:00 UTC (18:00 CET, Noon EST).

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Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament - Romania-Insider.com

February 10, 2019 - 8:48am
Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament  Romania-Insider.com

The Grand Chess Tour (GCT), a circuit of chess tournaments for the world's best players, will expand at its fifth edi.

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Cairns Cup: Kosteniuk sole leader - Chessbase News

February 9, 2019 - 3:09am
Cairns Cup: Kosteniuk sole leader  Chessbase News

The only clash of co-leaders in round three of the Cairns Cup favoured Alexandra Kosteniuk, who defeated Zhansaya Abdumalik with the black pieces to grab ...

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Weekends on the Web: Saturday and Sunday, February 9-10, 2019 - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

February 8, 2019 - 12:00pm
Weekends on the Web: Saturday and Sunday, February 9-10, 2019  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO- Looking for some fun events this weekend? Meteorologist Angela Hutti has some ideas for you and your family. Weekends on the Web: ...

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Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament - Romania-Insider.com

February 8, 2019 - 8:30am
Grand Chess Tour adds Bucharest tournament  Romania-Insider.com

The Grand Chess Tour (GCT), a circuit of chess tournaments for the world's best players, will expand at its fifth edition to eight tournaments. One of them will be ...

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Cairns Cup, Now at Play in the Central West End, Seeks to Elevate Women's Chess - Riverfront Times

February 8, 2019 - 6:50am
Cairns Cup, Now at Play in the Central West End, Seeks to Elevate Women's Chess  Riverfront Times

Christmas came early for the world of women's chess in 2018. Not only did the World Chess Federation announce a revised format for the Women's...

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