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Remembering P.H. Clarke: a giant of English chess and biograper of Tal and Petrosian - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 19, 2014 - 2:00am
Remembering P.H. Clarke: a giant of English chess and biograper of Tal and Petrosian  Telegraph.co.uk

P. H. Clarke was an England international who played eight times for his country at the Chess Olympiad and was captain at Havana in 1966.

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Two Classic games: Can you solves these two chess puzzles from the 6th London Open? - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 19, 2014 - 2:00am
Two Classic games: Can you solves these two chess puzzles from the 6th London Open?  Telegraph.co.uk

Here are two tricky puzzles from the London Chess Classic Under 2000 weekender, from the Sicilian and the Gruenfeld.

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Anand takes London Chess Classic title: Indian bounces back from Carlsen defeat - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 16, 2014 - 12:16pm

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Anand takes London Chess Classic title: Indian bounces back from Carlsen defeat
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Anand's victory further enhances the status of the London Chess Classic as one of the world's top events. There have been three world champions since the LCC's inception in 2009, and all three have won it. I was impressed that Anand accepted his ...
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London Chess Classic: Anand, Nakamura and Kramnik with all to play for on the ... - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 15, 2014 - 11:15am

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London Chess Classic: Anand, Nakamura and Kramnik with all to play for on the ...
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When I was planning the first London Chess Classic, I took many soundings and thought long and hard about the scoring system. I went for the three points for a win system because it can potentially keep so many players in the hunt until the very end ...
Viswanathan Anand beats Michael Adams to win London Chess ClassicHindustan Times
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Anand draws with Kramnik in London Chess ClassicTimes of India
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Dashwood: Following in the Farage family footsteps - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 14, 2014 - 2:00am
Dashwood: Following in the Farage family footsteps  Telegraph.co.uk

If Ukip ever needs to find a new treasurer to manage the party's books, should incumbent Andrew Reid tire of the post, then leader Nigel Farage (pictured) could ...

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Young Grandmasters Try to Make Chess Cool - New York Times

London Chess Classic News - December 13, 2014 - 2:00am
Young Grandmasters Try to Make Chess Cool  New York Times

Fabiano Caruana doesn't play for the United States, but he is among a handful of players who could put high-level chess back in the spotlight.

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Young Grandmasters Try to Make Chess Cool - New York Times

Sinquefield Cup News - December 13, 2014 - 2:00am
Young Grandmasters Try to Make Chess Cool  New York Times

Fabiano Caruana doesn't play for the United States, but he is among a handful of players who could put high-level chess back in the spotlight.

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Kramnik a happy man: Vladimir defeats Nakamura's King's Indian at London Chess Classic - latest news - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 13, 2014 - 2:00am
Kramnik a happy man: Vladimir defeats Nakamura's King's Indian at London Chess Classic - latest news  Telegraph.co.uk

Vladimir Kramnik played a model game against the King's Indian to defeat Hikaru Nakamura, as Michael Adams lost to Anish Giri in the second round of the 6th ...

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Kramnik a happy man: Vladimir defeats Nakamura's King's Indian at London ... - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 12, 2014 - 5:51am

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Kramnik a happy man: Vladimir defeats Nakamura's King's Indian at London ...
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Many club players, as well as juniors, were delighted to have the opportunity to play one of the greats at the London Chess Classic Super Rapid. R. Vujatovic – V. Kramnik. Queen's Indian. 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 e6 3.c4 b6 4.g3 Bb7 5.Bg2 g6 6.0–0 Bg7 7.Nc3 Ne4 8.
Viswanathan Anand beats Michael Adams to win London Chess ClassicHindustan Times
Viswanathan Anand Draws Again in London Chess Classic, to Meet Michael ...NDTVSports.com
Anand draws with Kramnik in London Chess ClassicTimes of India
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Fabiano Caruana, Future Chess Champion? - Wall Street Journal

Sinquefield Cup News - December 12, 2014 - 2:00am
Fabiano Caruana, Future Chess Champion?  Wall Street Journal

Fabiano Caruana is widely seen as Magnus Carlsen's most likely challenger for the world chess championship in 2016. The 22-year-old vaulted into the No.

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Michael Adams out in front after beating Fabiano Caruana at the London Chess ... - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 11, 2014 - 7:36am

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Michael Adams out in front after beating Fabiano Caruana at the London Chess ...
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England number one Michael Adams made the best possible start at the 6th London Chess Classic as he defeated world number two Fabiano Caruana in a fluctuating struggle – the outcome of which was unclear until the sixth hour of play. Vladimir Kramnik ...

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Michael Adams squeezes the win: London Chess Classic Blitz qualifier goes to a ... - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 10, 2014 - 11:21am

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Michael Adams squeezes the win: London Chess Classic Blitz qualifier goes to a ...
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6th London Chess Classic Elite Blitz. 5 minutes + 2 seconds. 1.d4 d5 2.c4 c6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Nf3 e6 5.Bg5 dxc4 6.e4 b5 7.e5 h6 8.Bh4 g5 9.Nxg5 hxg5 10.Bxg5 Nbd7 11.g3 Bb7 12.Bg2 Qb6 13.exf6 c5 14.d5 0–0–0 15.0–0 b4 16.Rb1 Qa6 17.dxe6 Bxg2 18.e7 ...

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London Chess Classic: Six super juniors take on Nakamura, Caruana, Anand ... - Telegraph.co.uk

London Chess Classic News - December 10, 2014 - 5:40am

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London Chess Classic: Six super juniors take on Nakamura, Caruana, Anand ...
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Junior players took on the Super Six in the London Chess Classic Super Six Rapid, under way at the Olympia Conference Centre. I chose six names at random and the top pairings were: Hikaru Nakamura – Theodore Slade;. Richard Zhu – Fabiano Caruana;.

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Bolton MP Yasmin Qureshi takes on Garry Kasparov at chess - The Bolton News

London Chess Classic News - December 10, 2014 - 2:00am
Bolton MP Yasmin Qureshi takes on Garry Kasparov at chess  The Bolton News

BOLTON South East MP Yasmin Qureshi is urging more children to enjoy the benefits of chess after helping to kick off a display match against the…

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Sunrise names longtime employee as new city manager - Sun Sentinel

London Chess Classic News - December 9, 2014 - 2:00am
Sunrise names longtime employee as new city manager  Sun Sentinel

Three weeks following the ouster of one city manager, Sunrise City Hall is ready for a new boss. Richard Salamon, an assistant city manager who came to the ...

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