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Saturday, June 25, 2016 22:24
Magnus Carlsen and Sergey Karjakin, the two rivals in this year's world championship match, will meet at the chess board in Bilbao, Spain next month. The Masters Final also has Anish Giri, Hikaru...
Friday, June 24, 2016 3:57
In a performance that silenced all doubters (if any existed), Magnus Carlsen scored a mountain of unanswered points to win his quarterfinal Blitz Battle match against Tigran Petrosian 21 to 4. Lest...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 15:39
Not Alexander Grischuk, Sergey Karjakin, Boris Gelfand, Ian Nepomniachtchi, Baadur Jobava, or any other big name that participated, but Farrukh Amonatov of...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 18:46
It's what León, Spain is for Vladimir Anand, and Dortmund, Germany for Vladimir Kramnik. Vassily Ivanchuk feels at home in Cuba, where he won the Capablanca Memorial...

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Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:00
The three-hour, round-one match between Magnus Carlsen and Tigran Petrosian will begin at 10 a.m. Pacific time (1 p.m. Eastern, 5 p.m. GMT) Thursday, June 23. Click here to find...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 4:56
What's the biggest underdog story in sports? What's the biggest in chess? Thursday's much-hyped GM Blitz Battle between top-seeded World Champion Magnus Carlsen and qualifier Tigran Petrosian might seem...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 12:31
The Chess.com member te_amo (from Kolkata, India) asked me to point out his weakness in his games. He said: “I undergo no sort of professional training, and I aspire to be over...
Sunday, June 19, 2016 7:31
First of all I would like to thank our readers for their contribution to last week's article. Many of you shared your chess knowledge and helped to uncover some little-known...

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