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Saturday, October 25, 2014 22:43
Magnus Carlsen will soon feature in the Norwegian Donald Duck magazine. The Norwegian chess player will be part of a story in the magazine to be released in November. This was reported by NRK. This nice...
Friday, October 24, 2014 17:53
In round 4 all games at the Grand Prix in Tashkent ended in draws. Maxime Vachier-Lagrave is still half a point ahead of Hikaru Nakaura, Sergey Karjakin and Dmitry Andreikin.  Six draws,...
Friday, October 24, 2014 12:54
After one year of absence, Magnus Carlsen will be back in Wijk aan Zee for the 77th Tata Steel chess tournament. Another super tournament will start 3 November: the Petrosian Memorial...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 18:13
On Thursday Maxime Vachier-Lagrave drew with Teimour Radjabov but continues to lead the Tashkent Grand Prix after three round of play. Sergey Karjakin (vs Dmitry...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:02
Hou Yifan of China won the 18th Corsica Masters on Wednesday, beating Sergey Fedorchuk of Ukraine in the final. In the semi-finals Fedorchuk had eliminated none other than...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 16:52
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave leads the pack at the Tashkent Grand Prix after beating local hero Rustam Kasimdzhanov on Wednesday. All other games ended in draws but...

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Friday, October 24, 2014 21:59
Today, we will continue our exploration of brilliant combinations that have been wrongly cast into oblivion. First, I would like to share one of my own games from many years back, in which I missed a...
Friday, October 24, 2014 7:31
Professor: Happy day before Saturday, class. Zephyr: I wanted to bring something up. Professor: I'm fine. How are you? You couldn't wait to say "hello?" Zephyr: Hello, Professor. Now can we talk about it?...
Friday, October 24, 2014 0:29
This is part of my column Move by Move: Chess Improvement. To get your game analyzed, join the group: Move by Move Chess Improvement Now let's get started! I would like to thank...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 21:51
By 1990, Garry Kasparov had done what nobody had done before since the creation of the world championship: defended his title multiple times against the clearly best challenger. All in...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 22:00
This series is all about the classic games that, as a young teen (15 years of age), affected me in a profound manner. In general, they were positional games since, for a kid...
Monday, October 20, 2014 20:36
The last two weeks, we looked at the chess pieces most and least likely to survive the game. Most of the time, those chess pieces will be the normal Staunton tournament set we all...

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