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Sunday, April 26, 2015 17:54
He won last year and today GM Magnus Carlsen also won the second edition of the Shamkir Chess tournament. He finished undefeated, winning his final round game after a blunder by GM Rauf Mamedov...
Sunday, April 26, 2015 10:19
Despite showing signs of rustiness GM Garry Kasparov leads 3.5-1.5 in his rapid & blitz match with GM Nigel Short, who made a blushed impression after traveling from Thailand and defending his gender...
Friday, April 24, 2015 17:26
In round seven of the Shamkir Chess tournament GM Magnus Carlsen beat GM Vladimir Kramnik and extended his lead to a full point. GM Viswanathan Anand defeated GM...
Friday, April 24, 2015 14:53
Ukraine and China are tied for first place at the World Team Championship in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia. With four rounds to go both teams have eight match points, with...

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Sunday, April 26, 2015 8:37
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Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:29
The Benko Gambit is one of the most popular openings among club players. It is indeed very appealing to grab the initiative early in the game playing Black against your opponent who likes to play positional...
Thursday, April 23, 2015 21:57
Dear readers: I will be continuing to cover opening variations in my column, but a slight shift will be made. Rather than looking at the historical developments of whole openings, I...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 21:57
This new series is all about attacking chess, combinations and fun. And all of them are in puzzle form (some easy, some difficult) so you can see how your tactical IQ stands...

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