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Who will win the Ultimate Blitz Challenge in St. Louis?

  • Garry Kasparov
  • Fabiano Caruana
  • Hikaru Nakamura
  • Wesley So
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Created on April 27, 2016 | 3208 Votes | 21 Comments

Who will win the 2016 U.S. Championship?

  • Fabiano Caruana
  • Hikaru Nakamura
  • Wesley So
  • Gata Kamsky
  • Ray Robson
  • Alex Onischuk
  • Alexander Shabalov
  • Sam Shankland
  • Jeffery Xiong
  • Alex Lenderman
  • Varuzhan Akobian
  • Akshat Chandra
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Created on April 15, 2016 | 7520 Votes | 43 Comments

Can any other match top the exciting Grischuk-Aronian GM Blitz Battle?

  • No, that was as good as it gets.
  • Yes, Nakamura vs Harikrishna on May 4 will be better.
  • Yes, Caruana vs MVL on May 10 will be better.
  • Yes, Carlsen vs the qualifier in June will be better.
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Created on April 8, 2016 | 2741 Votes | 15 Comments

Who will win the 2016 world chess championship?

  • Magnus Carlsen will win easily.
  • Magnus Carlsen will win in a close match.
  • Sergey Karjakin will win easily.
  • Sergey Karjakin will win in a close match.
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Created on March 31, 2016 | 7205 Votes | 34 Comments

Do You Want To See Carlsen-Anand 3 At The Next World Championship?

  • Yes! Anand has the best chance to beat Carlsen.
  • Yes! I want this series to go down as greater than Kasparov-Karpov.
  • Yes! I live near New York and I want to see Anand in person.
  • Yes! This would prove everyone wrong that thought he should retire in 2014.
  • No! He's already had two chances and I can't see anything that will allow him to win this one.
  • No! We will see all the same openings as before without any new ideas.
  • No! Chess needs a younger player to challenge Carlsen and have the energy for a match.
  • No! I want a player that will be more spontaneous and exciting in his comments.
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Created on March 24, 2016 | 4778 Votes | 30 Comments