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Fabiano Caruana threatening to overtake Magnus Carlsen as world No1 - The Guardian

Sinquefield Cup News - September 26, 2014 - 2:00am
Fabiano Caruana threatening to overtake Magnus Carlsen as world No1  The Guardian

The 22-year-old could reach the top of the rankings if he does well before Carlsen takes part in his world title rematch with Vishy Anand.

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Does Chess Still Matter? | On Point - WBUR

Sinquefield Cup News - September 23, 2014 - 2:00am
Does Chess Still Matter? | On Point  WBUR

A young grandmaster just did the impossible at a top chess tournament. No one paid attention. Does chess still matter?

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One of the Most Amazing Feats in Chess History Just Happened, and No One ... - Slate Magazine

Sinquefield Cup News - September 18, 2014 - 11:40am

Slate Magazine

One of the Most Amazing Feats in Chess History Just Happened, and No One ...
Slate Magazine
Before any of the six entrants in the 2014 Sinquefield Cup had nudged a white pawn to e4, they'd already been hailed as the strongest collection of chess talent ever assembled. The tournament, held in St. Louis, featured the top three players in the game.

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Grandmaster Clash - Slate Magazine

Sinquefield Cup News - September 18, 2014 - 2:00am
Grandmaster Clash  Slate Magazine

Before any of the six entrants in the 2014 Sinquefield Cup had nudged a white pawn to e4, they'd already been hailed as the strongest collection of chess talent ...

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Grandmaster Clash - Slate Magazine

Sinquefield Cup News - September 18, 2014 - 2:00am
Grandmaster Clash  Slate Magazine

Before any of the six entrants in the 2014 Sinquefield Cup had nudged a white pawn to e4, they'd already been hailed as the strongest collection of chess talent ...

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Sinquefield Cup: One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed. - Slate Magazine

Sinquefield Cup News - September 18, 2014 - 2:00am
Sinquefield Cup: One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.  Slate Magazine

Before any of the six entrants in the 2014 Sinquefield Cup had nudged a white pawn to e4, they'd already been hailed as the strongest collection of...

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On Chess: World Champion Carlsen Had Extra Pressure While In St. Louis - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - September 17, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: World Champion Carlsen Had Extra Pressure While In St. Louis  St. Louis Public Radio

It's not often that the World Champion of Chess gets his thunder stolen but, while here in St. Louis, GM Magnus Carlsen's moment away from the spotlight.

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On Chess: World Champion Carlsen Had Extra Pressure While In St. Louis - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - September 17, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: World Champion Carlsen Had Extra Pressure While In St. Louis  St. Louis Public Radio

It's not often that the World Champion of Chess gets his thunder stolen but, while here in St. Louis, GM Magnus Carlsen's moment away from the spotlight.

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Fabiano Caruana closing in on Magnus Carlsen after Sinquefield Cup win - The Guardian

Sinquefield Cup News - September 12, 2014 - 10:19am

The Guardian

Fabiano Caruana closing in on Magnus Carlsen after Sinquefield Cup win
The Guardian
Fabiano Caruana impressively totalled 8.5/10 to win the £100,000 Sinquefield Cup at St Louis and cement his status as the crown prince of chess, just 27 points behind the world champion, Magnus Carlsen, in the ratings. Yet it could have been better ...

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Fabiano Caruana closing in on Magnus Carlsen after Sinquefield Cup win - The Guardian

Sinquefield Cup News - September 12, 2014 - 2:00am
Fabiano Caruana closing in on Magnus Carlsen after Sinquefield Cup win  The Guardian

Fabiano Caruana impressively totalled 8.5/10 to win the £100,000 Sinquefield Cup at St Louis and cement his status as the crown prince of chess, just 27 points ...

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Fabiano Caruana closing in on Magnus Carlsen after Sinquefield Cup win - The Guardian

Sinquefield Cup News - September 12, 2014 - 2:00am
Fabiano Caruana closing in on Magnus Carlsen after Sinquefield Cup win  The Guardian

Fabiano Caruana impressively totalled 8.5/10 to win the £100,000 Sinquefield Cup at St Louis and cement his status as the crown prince of chess, just 27 points ...

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Sinquefield super-match - Telegraph.co.uk

Sinquefield Cup News - September 12, 2014 - 2:00am
Sinquefield super-match  Telegraph.co.uk

Garry Kasparov arrived in St Louis, Missouri, at the conclusion of the 2nd Sinquefield Cup to participate in 'Ultimate Moves', a special exhibition event in honour ...

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Fabiano Caruana closing in on Magnus Carlsen after Sinquefield Cup win - The Guardian

Sinquefield Cup News - September 12, 2014 - 2:00am
Fabiano Caruana closing in on Magnus Carlsen after Sinquefield Cup win  The Guardian

Fabiano Caruana impressively totalled 8.5/10 to win the £100,000 Sinquefield Cup at St Louis and cement his status as the crown prince of chess, just 27 points ...

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On Chess: Eight Super Grandmasters Turn Into Coaches And Have Fun Skewering Each Other - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - September 11, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: Eight Super Grandmasters Turn Into Coaches And Have Fun Skewering Each Other  St. Louis Public Radio

It is a question commonly posed to Grandmasters -- business-suit wearing giants with perennially furrowed brows, constantly wrinkled above troubled looks.

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On Chess: Eight Super Grandmasters Turn Into Coaches And Have Fun Skewering Each Other - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - September 11, 2014 - 2:00am
On Chess: Eight Super Grandmasters Turn Into Coaches And Have Fun Skewering Each Other  St. Louis Public Radio

It is a question commonly posed to Grandmasters -- business-suit wearing giants with perennially furrowed brows, constantly wrinkled above troubled looks.

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Magnus Carlsen's weakness - Economic Times

Sinquefield Cup News - September 10, 2014 - 2:00am
Magnus Carlsen's weakness  Economic Times

Carlsen is an impeccable technician, in terms of ability probably the greatest chess player who has ever lived, and certainly the favourite in the rematch.

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Sinquefield Cup draws to a close with Fabiano Caruana crowned as king - St. Louis Business Journal

Sinquefield Cup News - September 9, 2014 - 9:27am

Washington Times

Sinquefield Cup draws to a close with Fabiano Caruana crowned as king
St. Louis Business Journal
The highest-rated tournament in chess has drawn to a close as Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana went undefeated with one draw to win the $100,000 prize at the 2014 Sinquefield Cup held at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis.
SANDS: Caruana's Sinquefield chess win ranks as one for the agesWashington Times
22-Year-Old Man Wins St. Louis Chess CompetitionCBS Local

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Carlsen's decision stirs new debate - Views and News from Norway

Sinquefield Cup News - September 8, 2014 - 2:00am
Carlsen's decision stirs new debate  Views and News from Norway

Magnus Carlsen's decision on Sunday to defend his chess world championship title against Vishy Anand in Sochi, Russia in November wasn't entirely ...

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Italian Fabiano Caruana Wins Sinquefield Cup - St. Louis Public Radio

Sinquefield Cup News - September 6, 2014 - 11:39pm

The Guardian

Italian Fabiano Caruana Wins Sinquefield Cup
St. Louis Public Radio
Saturday night, Italian Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana finalized his first place standing in the Sinquefield Cup. Caruana established himself quickly in the tournament, working methodically through a seven-game winning streak. This streak was halted by an ...
Fabiano Caruana wins Sinquefield Cup with stunning performanceThe Guardian
Feat of Historic Proportions for an Italian GrandmasterNew York Times
Fabiano Caruana Is Doing The Impossible At Chess's Most Competitive ...FiveThirtyEight (blog)
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