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Friday, November 24, 2017 23:57
The door to the Candidates' is suddenly "ajar" for "Raja." But then, it's been a backward kind of tournament anyway. After winning a game early on at the final leg of the FIDE Grand Prix in Palma de Mallorca...
Friday, November 24, 2017 20:24
The 27th FIDE World Senior Championship took place November 7-18 in Acqui Termi, Italy. Top seed GM Julio Granda Zuniga clearly dominated the World Senior 50+ Open with 9.5/11. GM Evgeny Sveshnikov, a frequent...
Friday, November 24, 2017 11:20
Shortly after GM Teimour Radjabov was born, the band De La Soul opined that "Three, that's the magic number." He's certainly hoping it is for him too. For a man who just recently won...
Thursday, November 23, 2017 9:46
The two men attempting to qualify for the next Candidates' tournament tried the hardest today. The hardest not to lose. Only one was successful. GMs Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and...

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Thursday, November 23, 2017 3:59
The Chess.com member LittlePawn988 wrote: Something really bugs me. I often hear players, of every level, talking about the strength of masters of the past and sometimes I find them really arrogant and...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 10:12
The 2017 Speed Chess Championship is down to its final four combatants, and today the semifinals begin with a matchup of two decorated champions.  The world chess champion, Magnus Carlsen,...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 9:54
In last week's article we learned some of the favorite chess patterns of super-GM Ding Liren. As you probably remember, he loves to play for domination when his opponent's pieces...
Monday, November 20, 2017 19:17
GM Magnus Carlsen has been beating anything with a heartbeat in November. First he won by the largest margin in the Champions Showdown with a day to spare, then he scored the most game...

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