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Monday, August 31, 2015 4:23
The first two-thirds of the 2015 Sinquefield Cup portended a photo finish, but round seven suggested you may need a wide-angle lens. GM Levon Aronian used a painful lesson from two years ago to beat GM Hikaru...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 4:07
In round six of the 2015 Sinquefield Cup, the matchup of the leaders fizzled, but the race among the peleton exploded. Three players notched wins, but only one through resignation! GM Hikaru Nakamura played...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 10:01
At the strong Abu Dhabi Masters, five players are tied for first place with three rounds to go: GMs Nils Grandelius, Martyn Kravtsiv, Alexander Areshchenko, Richard...
Friday, August 28, 2015 6:03
In the final round before the rest day at the 2015 Sinquefield Cup, the players did anything but rest. For the first time all event, GM Veselin Topalov no longer has a piece of the...

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Monday, August 31, 2015 11:05
I will not hide the fact that I love to hear the spectators react after a sacrifice of a piece or pawn. I dont think that there is anything bad in such a feeling; no artist or musician is indifferent to the...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 21:41
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Saturday, August 29, 2015 13:47
The first part of this article has brought a great response and many reader suggestions. But I have a confession to make. It was a totally tongue-in-cheek article and I...
Friday, August 28, 2015 1:37
In his excellent work The Seven Deadly Chess Sins (Gambit 2000), Scottish GM Jonathan Rowson introduces a fascinating concept that GM Jonathan Speelman terms plus-equals...

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Three strange pirate-related things happened to me last week. Now there's a sentence you don't see...
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 I played this game against one of my students Clifton Burdette on the 22nd August 2015. He...
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I played a simul on 23.08.2015 on the chess.com Live server and recorded my comments when I played...