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Saturday, July 30, 2016 12:58
GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave beat GM Peter Svidler 3-1 in the classical portion of their match at the Biel Chess Festival. In doing so, the French GM's rating will be 2819 on the August FIDE...
Friday, July 29, 2016 18:01
Many cultures have nationalistic strategy games, but rarely do top chess players "cross the streams" and take them seriously. Not so for GMs Tiger Hillarp Persson and Alexander Morozevich, who long ago plied...
Thursday, July 28, 2016 20:23
Due to health issues, GM Vladimir Kramnik has withdrawn from the Sinquefield Cup which starts next week in St. Louis. GM Peter Svidler will most probably replace Kramnik...
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 15:55
GM Santosh Vidit Gujrathi, who recently started working with GM Anish Giri, won the Lake Sevan tournament on Tuesday. The Indian player edged out GM Vladislav Artemiev on tiebreak...

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Saturday, July 30, 2016 14:00
There's nothing like a clash of the titans. The FIDE World Cup always lays a wonderful foundation for great moments in chess. 2015 was no exception. Get all the highlights from one of the most...
Saturday, July 30, 2016 14:00
Why title this series "The Art Of The Tempo Move In Chess"? Tempos are more than a tactical strategy. With the right finesse and calculation, tempos can subtly generate a number of different threats against...
Saturday, July 30, 2016 14:00
If you're reading this, chances are you've been trying to crack the rating threshold to finally claim the "expert" title. This series is designed to help you do just that. Learn from...
Saturday, July 30, 2016 13:59
Have you ever wondered how grandmasters know when and how to attack?  The key is pawn structure! Pawn chains are some of the most important attacking structures. In this...

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