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    Online Nov 3, 2008

    Johan Nyman | Skövde, Sweden

    Joined: Oct 31, 2008

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    yura sveshnikov | minsk, Belarus

    Joined: Oct 17, 2010

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    Online Jan 21, 2015

    sveshnikov collen Ruthenberg | Francistown, Botswana

    Joined: Feb 8, 2011

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    Online Dec 10, 2016

    Mikhail Sveshnikov | Moscow, Russia

    Joined: Nov 19, 2013

    Online Dec 17, 2016

    Evgeni Sveshnikov | Winnipeg, Canada

    Joined: Jan 14, 2015

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  • A Squid Plays Chess

    • IM Silman
    • Feb 25, 2016, 1:57 AM member Squid22 wrote: “I played 5.Nb5 to be obnoxious. It wouldn’t be hard to make this knight move harmless (5...d6, and then I’ve just wasted a move). However, my opponent played...

  • Old Age, Great Chess!

    • IM Silman
    • Dec 2, 2015, 11:19 PM

    After I learned how to play chess (age 12), I jumped into the game head first by playing in a chess tournament (even though I didn’t know the difference between checkmate and stalemate). Let’s just say...

  • Vladimir Kramnik And The Berlin Defense

    Before the 2000 world championship match between Vladimir Kramnik and Garry Kasparov, the latter had been champion since long before I started playing chess. Kasparov dominated the chess world and seemed unbeatable....

  • How To Save Chess

    In 1920s, the world chess champion Jose Raul Capablanca was at the height of his career. He was so much better than anyone else that he was called "the chess machine" due to the merciless precision of his play. So...

  • Lasker's Queen's Gambit Declined

    The second world champion, Emanuel Lasker, is a difficult one to include in this series, but it must be done. There is hardly any opening to which he is closely attached. He played a wide variety...

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  • Komodo Overwhelms Erenburg In Odds Rematch

    In the never-ending saga of Man vs Machine, GM Sergey Erenburg became the first grandmaster to return for a rematch against Komodo when he tackled the beast in a match of two-pawn odds on June 16-17. Erenburg's...

  • Areshchenko Retains Title In Pretty Porticcio

    For the second year in a row, Alexander Areshchenko won the Porticcio Open in Corsica, France. The Ukrainian grandmaster edged out six players who also scored 7.0/9. All photos courtesy Corse-Echecs. Say...

  • Komodo Beats Erenburg In Time Odds Match

    You asked for it, and delivered! Followers of the Man Vs. Machine matches between Komodo and human grandmasters have long been asking for a match based on time odds. So be it. GM Sergey Erenburg waged...

  • Edmonton: Ganguly Does A Caruana, Shankland Wins

    Surya Ganguly of India achieved "a Caruana” at the Edmonton International in Edmonton, Canada, but it was U.S. grandmaster, Sam Shankland, who emerged as the winner on tiebreak. Photo courtesy...

  • Magnus Carlsen Cruises To Victory In Leuven

    Magnus Carlsen won the Your Next Move Grand Chess Tour with three rounds to spare. Wesley So played good, pragmatic chess and clinched second place. Carlsen's next event? His GM Blitz Battle on


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