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What's the Most Important Quality in a Death Match?

  • High-rated players
  • Players who have been at the top for a while
  • Younger players are who moving up
  • Two closely-matched players
  • Players who are known for their blitz skill
  • Players who dislike each other
  • Players who are friends with each other
  • Players who are good interview subjects
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Created on October 5, 2013 | 2798 Votes | 17 Comments

Who Will Win Death Match 19?

  • GM Judit Polgar
  • GM Nigel Short
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Created on October 4, 2013 | 1226 Votes | 14 Comments

Which Game Should be USCL Week 6 Game of the Week?

  • IM Marc Esserman (BOS) - GM Tamaz Gelashvili (NY) 0-1
  • FM Robby Adamson (ARZ) - IM Vitaly Neimer (STL) 0-1
  • NM Kevin Mo (CAR) - IM Larry Remlinger (LA) 0-1
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Created on October 3, 2013 | 442 Votes | 2 Comments

Will Nigel Short Vs. Judit Polgar Be the Best Death Match to Date?

  • Yes!
  • No! It was Robert Hess - Sam Shankland.
  • No! It was Fabiano Caruana - Valeriy Aveskulov.
  • No! It was Loek van Wely - Arkadij Naiditsch.
  • No! It was Danny Rensch - David Pruess.
  • No! It was Marc Arnold - Alexander Ipatov.
  • No! It was some other Death Match.
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Created on September 30, 2013 | 1664 Votes | 21 Comments

What Was/Will Be the Best Death Match Ever?

  • Nigel Short - Judit Polgar (this Saturday)
  • Wesley So - Ray Robson
  • Sam Shankland - Robert Hess
  • Loek van Wely - Arkadij Naiditsch
  • Fabiano Caruana - Valeriy Aveskulov
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Created on September 30, 2013 | 354 Votes | 0 Comments