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Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:11
What will GM Judit Polgar do after announcing her retirement? One of her first acts will be to once again host the 8th International Aquaprofit-Polgar Chess Festival on October 4. Chess.com and ChessKid....
Monday, September 22, 2014 11:23
Fabiano Caruana, Viswanathan Anand, Vladimir Kramnik, Levon Aronian, Sergey Karjakin and Hikaru Nakamura are the six players who will compete in the 2015 Zurich Chess Challenge. The tournament will take...
Saturday, September 20, 2014 19:24
Despite losing his last-round game to Levon Aronian on Saturday Viswanathan Anand finished in clear first place at the Masters Final. The Indian grandmaster won for...
Friday, September 19, 2014 21:00
With one round to go Viswanathan Anand is already certain of tournament victory at the Masters Final in Bilbao. Today both games ended in draws, which means that Anand cannot be...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 21:15
In the fourth round of the Masters Final in Bilbao, Viswanathan Anand won another game to increase his lead to four points. On Thursday he got a very pleasant position out of the...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 0:50
Last year they lost, but today SOCAR of Azerbaijan took revenge and beat Novy Bor of Czech Republic to grab sole lead at the European Clup Cup in Bilbao. In the women's section...

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Tuesday, September 23, 2014 8:41
When discussing great games, many chess fans always think of slashing attacks and outrageous combinations. While every world-class player tossed out more than a few epic combinations at some point in his...
Monday, September 22, 2014 22:13
Before we even play our first game of chess, we learn how the pieces move. The fact that the pieces travel the board in different ways is our first clue that the pieces themselves are not interchangeable....
Sunday, September 21, 2014 20:54
Dear Chess.com Members. I want to inform all of you about an excellent chess tournament coming up in Dayton Ohio.With a guranteed prize pool of over 10,000 dollars the Wright Brothers...
Sunday, September 21, 2014 7:43
In the beginning of 1980s, a young and promising British international master (let's call him Nigel) played a chess tournament in the Soviet Union. At that point, a tournament in the...
Friday, September 19, 2014 21:59
All chess players, whether they're GMs or novices, have bad days. However, chess is not a cumulative game — one blunder, one moment of premature relaxation —...
Friday, September 19, 2014 21:46
Chess.com University's Online Youth and Novice Chess Camp: September 27th-28th, 2014 - Almost Here!! Summary: Chess.com University's Online Youth and Novice Chess Camp offers a world...

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