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2014 Sinquefield Cup, starting Wednesday, to break record for highest-rated ... - St. Louis Business Journal (blog)

August 26, 2014 - 11:38am

2014 Sinquefield Cup, starting Wednesday, to break record for highest-rated ...
St. Louis Business Journal (blog)
Six of the world's top nine chess Grandmasters will be present for the 2014 Sinquefield Cup— making it the highest-rated tournament in the history of chess. Running Aug. 27 to Sept. 7, the tournament will host a coterie of chess who's-who. The six ...
Chess Club of St. Louis to host Sinquefield Cupfox2now.com
Big guns get big fan welcome for tournament at Central West End chess clubSTLtoday.com
Chess championship gets underway in St. Louis Wednesdaykplr11.com

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2014 Sinquefield Cup, starting Wednesday, to break record for highest-rated ... - St. Louis Business Journal (blog)

August 26, 2014 - 11:38am

2014 Sinquefield Cup, starting Wednesday, to break record for highest-rated ...
St. Louis Business Journal (blog)
Six of the world's top nine chess Grandmasters will be present for the 2014 Sinquefield Cup— making it the highest-rated tournament in the history of chess. Running Aug. 27 to Sept. 7, the tournament will host a coterie of chess who's-who. The six ...
Chess Club of St. Louis to host Sinquefield Cupfox2now.com
Big guns get big fan welcome for tournament at Central West End chess clubSTLtoday.com
Chess championship gets underway in St. Louis Wednesdaykplr11.com

all 6 news articles »Google News
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On Chess: New Pocket Park Fills Formerly Vacant Lot In Old North St. Louis - St. Louis Public Radio

August 21, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: New Pocket Park Fills Formerly Vacant Lot In Old North St. Louis  St. Louis Public Radio

St. Louis owns and manages approximately 10000 vacant lots of land that have come into its possession through tax foreclosure. Concentrations of these.

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On Chess: New Pocket Park Fills Formerly Vacant Lot In Old North St. Louis - St. Louis Public Radio

August 21, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: New Pocket Park Fills Formerly Vacant Lot In Old North St. Louis  St. Louis Public Radio

St. Louis owns and manages approximately 10000 vacant lots of land that have come into its possession through tax foreclosure. Concentrations of these.

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Carlsen calls it quits in Tromsø - Views and News from Norway

August 13, 2014 - 2:00am
Carlsen calls it quits in Tromsø  Views and News from Norway

One day after suffering his second loss at the Chess Olympiad in Tromsø, Norwegian chess champion Magnus Carlsen decided to skip the last day of the ...

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On Chess: Millionaires And Missed Connections - St. Louis Public Radio

August 6, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: Millionaires And Missed Connections  St. Louis Public Radio

This is the busy season of chess, with lots going on in the scene. Scattered thoughts, like pawns, need attending: Maurice Ashley is in town, looking for.

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On Chess: 2014 Sinquefield Cup Will Be Even Stronger Than Last Year's ... - St. Louis Public Radio

July 30, 2014 - 11:15pm

On Chess: 2014 Sinquefield Cup Will Be Even Stronger Than Last Year's ...
St. Louis Public Radio
Just announced was the 2014 Sinquefield Cup, the encore to last year's megalith international competition that delivered four of the world's most-elite chess players to the Central West End. At that time, the somewhat-surprise event served as the ...

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On Chess: 2014 Sinquefield Cup Will Be Even Stronger Than Last Year's Powerhouse - St. Louis Public Radio

July 30, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: 2014 Sinquefield Cup Will Be Even Stronger Than Last Year's Powerhouse  St. Louis Public Radio

Just announced was the 2014 Sinquefield Cup, the encore to last year's megalith international competition that delivered four of the world's most-elite chess ...

Categories: News, Sinquefield Cup

On Chess: Triple Crowns Bestowed In St. Louis, Carlsen May Return - St. Louis Public Radio

July 2, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: Triple Crowns Bestowed In St. Louis, Carlsen May Return  St. Louis Public Radio

The Triple Crown of chess is complete, in more ways than one. Just this past week, Grandmaster Kayden Troff, 16, snagged the U.S. Junior Closed.

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Magnus Carlsen's Parents on Raising the World's Best Chess Player - Wall Street Journal

June 26, 2014 - 2:00am
Magnus Carlsen's Parents on Raising the World's Best Chess Player  Wall Street Journal

The family of the unmatched chess prodigy gave him time to find his passion, but never went easy on him.

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Magnus Carlsen's Parents on Raising the World's Best Chess Player - Wall Street Journal

June 26, 2014 - 2:00am
Magnus Carlsen's Parents on Raising the World's Best Chess Player  Wall Street Journal

The family of the unmatched chess prodigy gave him time to find his passion, but never went easy on him.

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Chess Cash Kings 2013 – guess who leads - Chessbase News

May 5, 2014 - 2:00am
Chess Cash Kings 2013 – guess who leads  Chessbase News

The idea of creating a live rating list of the prize money winnings of top GMs was suggested some years ago by Peter Zhdanov, a student of math and sociology.

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How Rex Sinquefield turned St. Louis into 'hotbed' for chess - St. Louis Business Journal

April 28, 2014 - 2:00am
How Rex Sinquefield turned St. Louis into 'hotbed' for chess  St. Louis Business Journal

American entrepreneurialism, such as that exhibited by St. Louis' own Rex Sinquefield, has helped put a check on Russia's preeminence in the game of chess.

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On Chess: St. Louis Flexes Its Chess Muscle - St. Louis Public Radio

April 23, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: St. Louis Flexes Its Chess Muscle  St. Louis Public Radio

For six years, St. Louis has been steadily pumping its proverbial chess muscle. There is, perhaps, no better way to gauge the strength of the city than to.

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On Chess: St. Louis History Is Chess-Rich - St. Louis Public Radio

February 12, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: St. Louis History Is Chess-Rich  St. Louis Public Radio

The chess boom in St. Louis may appear as though it has materialized out of thin air, but the Gateway City has a vibrant chess history. Chess adds to a rich and ...

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U.S. Chess School Brings Royalty To St. Louis - St. Louis Public Radio

January 8, 2014 - 2:00am
U.S. Chess School Brings Royalty To St. Louis  St. Louis Public Radio

Members of the chess royal family have been holding court in St. Louis with increasing regularity. In November 2010, the undisputed king of the game,

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U.S. Chess School Brings Royalty To St. Louis - St. Louis Public Radio

January 8, 2014 - 2:00am
U.S. Chess School Brings Royalty To St. Louis  St. Louis Public Radio

Members of the chess royal family have been holding court in St. Louis with increasing regularity. In November 2010, the undisputed king of the game,

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Meet the Polgar who started it all - The Hindu

November 10, 2013 - 2:00am
Meet the Polgar who started it all  The Hindu

Susan Polgar must have felt like a movie star at the Hyatt Regency here on Saturday evening. People wanted to take photographs with her and journalists ...

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Grandmaster clash: Wall Street glued to chess duel - CNBC.com

November 6, 2013 - 2:00am
Grandmaster clash: Wall Street glued to chess duel  CNBC.com

Some of Wall Street's biggest names are focused on India, but it's not the country's finances that have their attention. It's a chess tournament.

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Anand vs. Carlsen – what are the chances? - Chessbase News

October 22, 2013 - 2:00am
Anand vs. Carlsen – what are the chances?  Chessbase News

In less than a month Magnus Carlsen will challenge Vishy Anand for the World Championship. Carlsen has been world number one for 21 consecutive rating ...

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