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Thursday, February 04, 2016 2:38
GM Georg Meier once again topped a Titled Tuesday tournament with a convincing 8.0/9 score in the early event. This was Meier's sixth victory — easily the record. The second place title...
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 22:49
The Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival will see an exciting — and probably long — final day. With eight(!) players tied for first place, a playoff is very likely. Photo: Sophie Triay. It reminds...
Tuesday, February 02, 2016 11:05
The Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival has seen more wonderful side events, such as the traditional Battle of the Sexes. It is however turning into a nightmare tournament for Vishy...
Sunday, January 31, 2016 20:52
Magnus Carlsen won the Tata Steel Masters today, for the fifth time. He drew his game with Ding Liren, whereas Fabiano Caruana finished his tournament with a loss to Evgeny...

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Wednesday, February 03, 2016 20:27
     The following is a reprint of a charming article composed by Al Horowitz in "Chess Review," Nov. 1953. Of course, this version has been updated to Algebraic Notation with the digital...
Tuesday, February 02, 2016 19:17
Many celebrities enjoy playing chess. Howard Stern, the famous radio host, is a confirmed chess fanatic. Rainn Wilson, the actor who played Dwight Shrute on the long-running NBC series The Office, got...
Tuesday, February 02, 2016 11:46
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Tuesday, February 02, 2016 9:18
In round four of the recently-concluded 2015 Qatar Masters, I found myself across the board from a rather obscure individual known as Vladimir Kramnik (yes, I am being sarcastic). As...

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