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Thursday, October 23, 2014 18:13
On Thursday Maxime Vachier-Lagrave drew with Teimour Radjabov but continues to lead the Tashkent Grand Prix after three round of play. Sergey Karjakin (vs Dmitry Jakovenko), Shakhriyar...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:02
Hou Yifan of China won the 18th Corsica Masters on Wednesday, beating Sergey Fedorchuk of Ukraine in the final. In the semi-finals Fedorchuk had eliminated none other than Viswanathan Anand. The...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 16:52
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave leads the pack at the Tashkent Grand Prix after beating local hero Rustam Kasimdzhanov on Wednesday. All other games ended in draws but...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 17:13
Less than a week after the first Grand Prix in Baku the second one has started today in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. One of the winners in Baku started with a loss: Fabiano Caruana went down...
Monday, October 20, 2014 15:59
At the Univé Chess festival in Hoogeveen, The Netherlands Anish Giri and Baadur Jobava won their matches against Alexei Shirov and Jan Timman respectively. In both cases...
Saturday, October 18, 2014 18:55
Nigel Short won the first PokerStars Isle of Man International. “I am ecstatic. So pleased with my result,” tweeted the 49-year-old English grandmaster after finishing...

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 22:00
This series is all about the classic games that, as a young teen (15 years of age), affected me in a profound manner. In general, they were positional games since, for a kid that grew up on attacking...
Monday, October 20, 2014 20:36
The last two weeks, we looked at the chess pieces most and least likely to survive the game. Most of the time, those chess pieces will be the normal Staunton tournament set we all know so well. When playing...
Monday, October 20, 2014 17:18
SUBSCRIBE HERE --> (You can find the Master's Bulletin archive here) Peter’s Chess Vibes Fabiabulous Editor Peter Doggers borrowed Dejan Bojkov's term to describe...
Monday, October 20, 2014 5:07
How much time do you have for chess? What is the best way to study? These are questions I pose in my Video Lesson 001 on YouTube. I created this video right before I became active at...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 22:00
In the first two installments of this article, we discussed the situations where it is beneficial to ignore well established principles of chess. Today we'll talk about another "sacred...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 0:11
This is an updated version of the initial Chess.com University's Prodigy Program announcement which was posted on October 15th, 2014. We have now finalized the starting date and added...

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