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Monday, February 27, 2017 9:00
In the final round of the Sharjah Grand Prix Shakhriyar Mamedyarov defeated Hou Yifan (on her birthday!) and caught Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Alexander Grischuk. The latter won the first prize on...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 10:38
The two ways Anna Muzychuk and Tan Zhongyi reached the final of the Women's World Championship couldn't be more different. Whereas Muzychuk beat Alexandra Kosteniuk 2-0 in classical games, Tan had the...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 9:00
With some great endgame play Alexander Grischuk today defeated Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, who was one of the leaders at the Grand Prix in Sharjah. With one round to go Grischuk...
Saturday, February 25, 2017 9:00
With draws on the top seven boards in round seven, the field remains closely packed at the Grand Prix in Sharjah. On Saturday Salem Saleh won his first game and Li Chao his...

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Sunday, February 26, 2017 8:56
Dawid Janowski dit il y a plus de 100 ans: "Je déteste les fins de partie!". Il étaya son propos en ajoutant qu'une bonne partie d'échecs se décidait en milieu de partie. ...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 8:56
"I detest endgames!" said Dawid Janowski more than 100 years ago. He elaborated further by saying that a good chess game should be decided in the middlegame. Today such an opinion would make most professional...
Thursday, February 23, 2017 17:26
Après une fin de saison chargée en rebondissements, les play-offs de la Ligue d'Echecs PRO peuvent enfin commencer. Alors que les meilleurs joueurs du monde...
Thursday, February 23, 2017 17:26
After a thrilling conclusion to the regular season, the playoff field is set for the inaugural PRO Chess League.  While the world's best players vie for big cash prizes and pride...

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