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Sunday, May 29, 2016 1:24
Shamkir continued to provide plenty of action in round three as, like last round, three further games were decisive. The only repeat winner was Fabiano Caruana whose second victory in a row lifted him to...
Saturday, May 28, 2016 4:20
After a placid opening round, Shamkir pushed into overdrive in round two. Three of the five games were decisive as time trouble induced multiple errors. All photos courtesy of the official site....
Thursday, May 26, 2016 22:49
With all the first-round games at the 2016 Gashimov Memorial drawn, one might conclude the dynamic chess of the late, great Azeri grandmaster was not played....
Thursday, May 26, 2016 3:44
This edition of In Other News sees chess celebrated by professional athletes, Youtube stars, union workers, actors, and even Canadians! Join us on another tour of the major chess...

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Sunday, May 29, 2016 11:25
In one of my recent articles, I mentioned a funny story where an illegal king move was played, which made me wonder: what are the craziest king moves in the history of chess? So here I am presenting the games...
Saturday, May 28, 2016 19:42
When a group of individuals come together for one mission, anything is possible. History tells us that one group can accomplish more together than any individual, no matter how much inner Chuck Norris that...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 12:48
The Chess.com member Olaspecial wrote: “I am keen to become Nigeria’s next titled player (I hope this makes you smile) and I believe you can help me get there. I am...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 13:09
There are basically three ways a tactic can occur, both for and against you: The opponent makes a threat for a tactic (or a check or capture), which either can't be met, or can be,...

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