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  • Should You Gamble In Chess?'s Thumbnail

    Should You Gamble In Chess?

    GM Gserper May 27, 2017, 4:16 AM

    Many chess tournaments have taken place in casinos, and many famous grandmasters have left left the lion's share of their prizes at the playing tables. I personally know a guy who won a good prize in the Knock-Out...

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    The Amazing Argentinian Chess Tragedy

    IM Silman May 26, 2017, 2:03 AM

    The Gothenburg Interzonal (Sweden) in 1955 was a 21-player round robin that was held from August 15 to September 21. The top group was the Soviet players (in no particular order): David Bronstein, Elfim Geller,...

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    How To Watch So vs Giri Today: Speed Chess Champs

    pete May 25, 2017, 1:41 AM

    The top chess player in the United States will be in action today on Chess.com as Wesley So battles the Dutch number-one Anish Giri in the first round of the 2017 Speed Chess Championship, the strongest...

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  • So Knocks Out Giri In Nail-Biting Speed Chess Duel's Thumbnail

    So Knocks Out Giri In Nail-Biting Speed Chess Duel

    PeterDoggers May 26, 2017, 8:53 AM

    The very last bullet game (Chess960!) had to bring the decision. Wesley So defeated Anish Giri 15.5-14.5 in yesterday's Speed Chess match, one of the most exciting battles ever seen on the Chess.com live server. Find...

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    Karjakin Squeezes Meier In Speed Chess

    NM SamCopeland May 25, 2017, 2:33 PM

    Sergey Karjakin and Georg Meier are renowned for their similar python-like style of play. Each has regularly demonstrated the ability to patiently maneuver and press from a superior position until their opponent...

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    Asian Continental: Wang Hao Wins, Wei Yi Disappoints

    PeterDoggers May 24, 2017, 7:55 AM

    GM Wang Hao edged out his compatriot GM Bu Xiangzhi on tiebreak to win the Asian Continental Championship in Chengdu, China. Both players finished on 7.0/9 and qualified for the 2017 FIDE World Cup together...

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    3rd Annual Dayton Chess Festival

    FM Boorchess May 28, 2017, 8:28 AM

    3rd Annual Dayton Chess Festival and Aviator OPEN A really great week of chess is coming up in Dayton Ohio July 14-22. The 3rd annual Aviator Open will begin followed by a blitz tournament and After that...

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    The First Lasker - Janowsky Match. 1909.

    simaginfan May 28, 2017, 6:57 AM

    The above photograph is from the players' second match, played a few months later in the year.   I decided to do a small post on this match for a couple of reasons. Firstly, the games are fascinating, and little...

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    Gorey Chess 2nd. players balancing 2017

    Manu-Trainer May 27, 2017, 12:31 PM

    Gorey Chess 2nd. players balancing 2017: www.leinsterchess.com/lcu1617/div7b/panel4.htm   1.BURNS, Robert = 75% results = HIgh-PERFOrmance (obvious improvement due to competitions). 2.CONSIDINE, Ciaran = 81% results...

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