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    The Fake News Awards For Chess

    pete Jan 17, 2018, 3:21 PM

    The concept of "fake news" is itself in the news recently. While most of the fake news discussed these days is about politics, there is plenty of fake news in our favorite game. Stronger players should be able...

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    How To Quickly Gain Rating Points

    GM Gserper Jan 12, 2018, 11:49 PM

    In one of my recent articles, I asked readers to share their goals for 2018. Despite my explicit warning that the goal of gaining rating points can be counterproductive, this is exactly what majority of our...

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    Arena Kings Archive

    NM SamCopeland Jan 15, 2018, 5:08 PM

    The Arena Kings Cash Tournament is Chess.com's weekly two-hour, 3|0 blitz arena tournament, open to all, with $500 in weekly cash prizes for streamers.  Join the Arena Kings tournament each Wednesday at 12...

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    Mamedyarov Surges As Tata Steel Goes Sesame Street

    PeterDoggers Jan 18, 2018, 4:12 AM

    In the fifth round of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament Shakhriyar Mamedyarov joined Anish Giri and Viswanathan Anand in the lead. On Wednesday the Masters played their games in the Institute for Sound...

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    PRO Chess League Begins With Carlsen And More

    FM MikeKlein Jan 17, 2018, 2:59 PM

    The second season of the Professional Online Rapid (PRO) Chess League is scaled down, and beefed up at the same time. The league kicks off tomorrow with a full slate of week-one matchups. Gone is the unwieldy 48-team...

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    Anand Wins With Flair, Joins Giri In Lead

    PeterDoggers Jan 15, 2018, 1:46 PM

    With some cute tactics, Viswanathan Anand nicely defeated Fabiano Caruana today at the Tata Steel Chess Tournament. The Indian grandmaster joined Anish Giri in the lead. Anton Korobov and Vidit Santosh...

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    Magnus Carlsen's 5 Tips For Beginners

    GM MagnusCarlsen Dec 30, 2017, 11:13 AM

    Are you a chess beginner? Can you think of anyone better to learn from than the highest-rated chess player of all time, the world champion Magnus Carlsen? In this Chess.com exclusive video, Carlsen counts down...

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    2018 Chess.com Chess960 Championship

    ChessTV Jan 4, 2018, 9:07 PM

    Chess.com hosts its first-ever Chess960 (AKA Fischer Random) Championship with super-GMs like Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. IM Daniel Rensch and GM Yasser Seirawan commentate!

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    2017 Speed Chess Championship Final: Carlsen vs Nakamura

    ChessTV Jan 4, 2018, 12:06 AM

    Magnus Carlsen and Hikaru Nakamura battled their way through a challenging field in the 2017 Speed Chess Championship. Now they face each other in a blitz and bullet chess throwdown. Don't miss these two speed chess...

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    The PRO Chess League Season 2 Starts

    DelhiDynamite Jan 18, 2018, 7:08 AM

    The PRO Chess League starts this week and we are all in for a match against our neighbours from the Western side of the country- the Mumbai Movers. We have three GMs- Abhijeet Gupta, Vaibhav Suri, and Lalith Babu...

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    How to misplay Arena Kings after losing a winning position to Aman Hambleton!

    IM AndreyOstrovskiy Jan 18, 2018, 5:34 AM

    Do you know the feeling when everything goes somehow wrong right from the start? That is what happened to me during the second #ArenaKings tournament on chess.com. In the first round, I was paired with Aman Hambleton....

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    Hottest 100 picks, 2017

    GM smurfo Jan 17, 2018, 8:32 PM

    It's that time of the year again when Australia hosts the world's largest online music poll. The publicly-funded radio station Triple J is known as the nation's left-leaning, youth-centred, commercial-free station...

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