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    • Chess.com Player Profiles: GM Noukii AKA Yannick Gozzoli

      Many have accused this great player of being a cheater, and many have thought he was perhaps a super-GM playing on Chess.com under a pseudonym. That was before he revealed his identity after a long time and much debate.&nb... | Read More

      • Englix
      • | Sep 2, 2016
      • | 1880 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Chess.com Player Profiles: GM Tiberiu Georgescu

      The subject for this player profile is Romania's youngest grandmaster, Tiberiu Georgescu from Bucuresti. Besides being a grandmaster, he is a teacher at the University and studies Informatics in Economics in the pursuit of his ... | Read More

      • Englix
      • | Jun 25, 2016
      • | 2414 views
      • | 6 comments
    • Chess.com Player Profiles: IM Valeri Lilov

      This weeks player profile is the player and chess coach that has been listed as one of the top coaches on Chess.com for many years, IM Valeri Lilov, also known as Tiger Lilov from Bulgaria. He is a known movie fanatic, and besides chess he mak... | Read More

      • Englix
      • | Jun 3, 2016
      • | 5150 views
      • | 2 comments
    • Chess.com Player Profiles: GM Anton Demchenko

      When Russian grandmaster Anton Demchenko isn´t playing table tennis, going for five hour rides with his bicycle over the mountains to visit his grandparents or dreaming of living in the wild, wild west with the villains and the cowboys, what he r... | Read More

      • Englix
      • | Apr 30, 2016
      • | 1809 views
      • | 2 comments
    • Chess.com Player Profiles: GM Georg Meier

      This player, the king of Chess.com´s flagship Titled Tuesday and the winner of two deathmatches, has beaten Vladimir Kramnik with the black pieces. We are talking about the one and only Georg Meier, a chessplayer that should be well known to the ... | Read More

      • Englix
      • | Apr 8, 2016
      • | 3531 views
      • | 7 comments
    • Chess.com Player Profiles: WGM Elina Danielian

      Today's top Chess.com player profile interview is really a bit of a gem! Without anybody knowing, former World Champion for girls under 14 in 1992 and the World Champion for girls under 16 in 1993, WGM Elina Danielan from Armenia has been playing ... | Read More

      • Englix
      • | Feb 26, 2016
      • | 2207 views
      • | 5 comments
    • Magnus Carlsen/thetwits on ICC

      This is a treat  According to one of Magnus´ close team workers Tarjei Svensen and a Norwegian chess news page http://www.nettavisen.no/sjakk/article3715017.ece this is Magnus playing on the ICC. Ps - the article also says that he plays anonym... | Read More

      • Englix
      • | Nov 21, 2013
      • | 9968 views
      • | 10 comments