Dominguez Leads Dortmund After 4 Rounds

Dominguez Leads Dortmund After 4 Rounds

IM hellokostya
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1 day ago

The current U.S. number-three, Leinier Dominguez Perez, has a narrow lead with a 3/4 score after four rounds in the 47th Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting. He is closely followed by three players with 2.5/4: Teimour Radjabov, R...

Riga Grand Prix: Round 1 Goes To Armageddon

Riga Grand Prix: Round 1 Goes To Armageddon

PeterDoggers
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4 days ago

Two matches in the Riga Grand Prix's first round went all the way to the Armageddon game to force a decision. Only Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov reached the second round without needing a tiebreak. With tiebreaks at both the W...

GM Igors Rausis Under Cheating Investigation

GM Igors Rausis Under Cheating Investigation

PeterDoggers
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6 days ago

GM Igors Rausis is under investigation for cheating after he was caught with his phone during a game at the Strasbourg Open. The 58-year-old Latvian-Czech grandmaster had raised suspicions after he increased his rating in recent years to...