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How Do You Like The Structure Of The Candidates Tournament Qualification?

  • I think it's a good mix of ways to qualify.
  • It's too confusing.
  • I'm not even aware of how players qualify.
  • I would prefer they just invite the top-rated players.
  • I would prefer more than two qualify from the Grand Prix events.
  • I would prefer they not give qualification spots to the World Cup Finalists.
  • Other.
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Created on May 25, 2015 | 2394 Votes | 17 Comments

What Should Be The Punishment For The First Instance Of Cheating?

  • Removal From Tournament
  • One Year Tournament Ban
  • Three Year Tournament Ban
  • Ten Year Tournament Ban
  • Lifetime Tournament Ban
  • Loss Of Title Or Rating Points
  • A Fine
  • Other
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Created on May 9, 2015 | 8954 Votes | 197 Comments

What do you think of the new Grand Chess Tour?

  • I'm excited to see the events.
  • It will raise chess to new levels.
  • I hope it replaces the world championship.
  • It will not add much prestige.
  • When are they adding my favorite tournament?
  • Something else. (Leave a comment.)
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Created on April 24, 2015 | 3350 Votes | 33 Comments

Who Will Win The Upcoming Kasparov-Short Match April 25-26?

  • GM Garry Kasparov
  • GM Nigel Short
  • Tied Match
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Created on April 11, 2015 | 7062 Votes | 50 Comments

Who Will Win The U.S. Championship?

  • Hikaru Nakamura
  • Wesley So
  • Gata Kamsky
  • Someone else
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Created on March 30, 2015 | 6662 Votes | 32 Comments