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Monday, February 20, 2017 8:47
WGM Ni Shiqun of China is the sensation of the Women's World Championship so far. In the last two rounds the 19-year-old Chinese player eliminated both GMs Valentina Gunina and WGM Natalija Pogonina...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 9:00
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave is the only player with a 100 percent score after two rounds at the Sharjah Grand Prix. The French grandmaster beat Richard Rapport today, who started the game with 1.b3...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 9:00
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave is the only player with a 100 percent score after two rounds at the Sharjah Grand Prix. The French grandmaster beat Richard Rapport today, who...
Saturday, February 18, 2017 9:00
Richard Rapport was the first winner in today's first round of the Sharjah Grand Prix. The Hungarian beat Ding Liren, and then saw Michael Adams and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave join...

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Sunday, February 19, 2017 6:55
One of the biggest open tournaments of the year (Gibraltar) was marred by a bizarre incident that happened in the last round. The women's world champion, Hou Yifan, lost her game in just five moves!...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:58
Chess players are always looking for new openings. But picking an opening isn’t easy since there are so many to choose. Sometimes the choice is made by using the openings of your favorite chess hero....
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 23:10
  Preface:      An official U.S. Women's Chess Championship has existed for nearly 80 years.  The USCF lists 1937 as the first year.  There have...
Sunday, February 12, 2017 8:52
El momento ajedrecístico más sorprendente de este año sobre el cual todo el mundo habla sucedió en el super torneo Tata Steel Chess. ¡Motivos no...

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With the World Champion about to defend his title against Sergey Karjakin, this is the perfect time...
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The recent strong chess open in the German town of Bad Wiessee was won by my Werder Bremen...