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Monday, February 17, 2014 10:54
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Monday, February 17, 2014 10:31
“In the end, it all starts with a certain love for wood.” That is how Hein Donner starts his monologue in the Dutch documentary Liefde Voor Hout (...
Saturday, February 15, 2014 19:15
A strong round robin tournament will be held in April in Azerbaijan. The tournament will be a memorial for Vugar Gashimov, who passed away on 10...
Saturday, February 15, 2014 14:55
Chess.com's 21st Death Match will have GMs Georg Meier and Imre Balog at the card table on Saturday, February 15 at 1 p.m. Eastern, 10 a.m. Pacific...
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Friday, February 14, 2014 12:03
Eltaj Safarli and Vasif Durarbayli face each other on board one today in round 4 of the Bronstein Memorial in Minsk, Belarus. The two Azerbaijani...
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 18:39
Today FIDE published the full pairings for the Candidates’ Tournament, to be held next month in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia. In the first round, on 13...
FIDE Statistics Suggest That Chess Is On The Rise
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 11:10
Recently published statistics suggest that chess is growing - FIDE regulated chess, that is. During the last five years the number of active players...
Life of a King: Cuba Gooding Jr. Stars in Chess Movie
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 11:29
“Ex-felon, Eugene Brown, establishes a Chess Club for inner city teenagers in Washington, D.C.” This is the one-sentence description of IMDB's entry...
Matlakov & Moiseenko Very Equal First at Moscow Open
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Monday, February 10, 2014 11:09
Top seeds Maxim Matlakov of Russia and Alexander Moiseenko of Ukraine tied for first place at the Moscow Open on Sunday. The two GMs scored 7.0/9 and...
Friday, February 07, 2014 14:36
On Thursday Ivan Cheparinov defeated Nikita "The Iceman" Vitiugov in the playoff final to clinch his first victory at the 12th Gibraltar Chess...

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