Grischuk's 10-hour preparation pays off, but I wonder what actually happened there.
Of course, the game of the day (and perhaps tournament) was So-Nakamura. An instant KID classic, wonderful massacre!
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Sinquefield Cup 2015 reminds me St. Petersburg 1914. Not that I was alive in 1914 (-_-) Alekhine, Capablanca, Lasker, Marshall, Nimzowitsch, Rubinstein... One can learn a lot about chess just from studying only that tournament. Well, Sinquefield 2... | Read More
Satuday, August 22, 2015. A day to meet and greet the Sinquefield Cup players.
Event at the Kingside Diner (yellow umbrellas) in St. Louis, Missouri. The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis is in the foreground.
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Ne bih se mogao sjetiti nijednog trenutka iz šahovske škole ili kasnije treninga gdje su nas učii da u prvih 10 poteza partije pet puta igramo kraljicom, a da do 29. poteza ukupno odigramo 14 poteza Njenim Visočanstvom!
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Round 3 begins in minutes. What are your predictions?
Especially interesting match-ups today are:
Nakamura vs. Caruana
The top 2 U.S. players must duke it out. After tough losses in round 2, both players will be eager to set their tournaments... | Read More