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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 10:27
The last six weeks were full of top-level events like the Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz, the Sinquefield Cup, the World Junior Championship, and many Speed Chess Championship matches. The "In Other...
Monday, September 17, 2018 15:40
Stunning the chess world with a 9.5/10 score before losing in the last round, Iranian GM Parham Maghsoodloo won the World Junior Championship in Gebze, Turkey despite a loss in the final...
Sunday, September 16, 2018 14:42
Although he finished with two wins, Garry Kasparov ended up losing his match with Veselin Topalov at the Champions Showdown in St. Louis. With a 6/8...
Friday, September 14, 2018 6:36
During the first two days of the Champions Showdown in St. Louis Sam Shankland did quite well, but on Thursday Maxime Vachier-Lagrave defeated him...

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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 9:28
Round two of the Speed Chess Championship starts today as Alexander Grischuk (@grischuk) does battle with Jan-Krzysztof Duda (@polish_fighter3000). After breaking...
Saturday, September 15, 2018 2:07
Chess openings have been analyzed for centuries and yet even today it is still not easy to identify the best and worst first moves. According to Fischer, 1.e4 is "best by test." From the other side,...
Friday, September 14, 2018 10:50
One of the most important things in chess is willpower (a branch of chess psychology).  Most players glance at a possibility, shrug it off as too risky or just plain bad or...
Monday, September 10, 2018 9:27
Chess aficionados love to debate about the best chess player of all time.  As I mentioned in my old article, this is the question that has no answer. Indeed, it is very...

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