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Should Chess Be in the Olympics?

  • Yes, in the Summer Olympics.
  • Yes, in the Winter Olympics.
  • No, it doesn't belong.
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Created on December 13, 2013 | 4971 Votes | 56 Comments

What Do You Think of the Format of This Year's London Classic?

  • Rapid is more exciting!
  • Let's just do it for one year.
  • It should always be Classical.
  • The chess is so imperfect, I'm not going to watch!
  • I wouldn't follow the tournament no matter the format.
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Created on December 11, 2013 | 1750 Votes | 14 Comments

How Many Moves Was Your Longest Game of Chess?

  • Fewer than 50 moves
  • 50-75 moves
  • 75-100 moves
  • 100-125 moves
  • 125-150 moves
  • 150-175 moves
  • 175-200 moves
  • More than 200 moves
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Created on December 9, 2013 | 3792 Votes | 25 Comments

Which World Champion Would You Most Like to Have Dinner With?

  • Mikhail Tal
  • Garry Kasparov
  • Jose Capablanca
  • Alexander Alekhine
  • Magnus Carlsen
  • Anatoly Karpov
  • Bobby Fischer
  • Vladimir Kramnik
  • Viswanathan Anand
  • One of the Others
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Created on November 29, 2013 | 10219 Votes | 147 Comments

Who Will Win the World Team Championship?

  • Armenia
  • Russia
  • USA
  • China
  • Netherlands
  • Ukraine
  • Azerbaijan
  • Germany
  • Turkey
  • Egypt
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Created on November 26, 2013 | 3574 Votes | 23 Comments