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Maxime Vachier-Lagrave recently topped a 2800 rating for the first time. Can he ever overtake Magnus Carlsen?

  • Yes, MVL has the talent to be the top-rated player in the world.
  • Maybe, it will be close.
  • No way, Carlsen will be on top until he retires.
  • Someone else will become number-one.
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Created on July 22, 2016 | 3823 Votes | 20 Comments

Which sport is more exciting, chess or cycling?

  • Chess
  • Cycling
  • Depends on whether I'm watching or participating
  • Chess while cycling
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Created on July 15, 2016 | 5700 Votes | 40 Comments

Who will win the Bilbao Chess Masters Final?

  • Magnus Carlsen
  • Hikaru Nakamura
  • Anish Giri
  • Sergey Karjakin
  • Wesley So
  • Yi Wei
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Created on July 8, 2016 | 4333 Votes | 14 Comments

The final four players are set in the GM Blitz Battle Championship. Who will win?

  • Magnus Carlsen
  • Hikaru Nakamura
  • Maxime Vachier-Lagrave
  • Alexander Grischuk
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Created on June 24, 2016 | 7014 Votes | 38 Comments

Who will win the GM Blitz Battle semifinal on June 23?

  • Magnus Carlsen will win easily.
  • Magnus Carlsen will win in a close match.
  • Tigran Petrosian will win easily.
  • Tigran Petrosian will win in a close match.
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Created on June 9, 2016 | 4474 Votes | 34 Comments