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Thursday, November 27, 2014 20:50
Hikaru Nakamura defeated Levon Aronian in the match dubbed as the “Showdown in Saint Louis” by winning the blitz section on Tuesday. The American number one earned $60,000 while his opponent took...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 9:16
Today the Qatar Masters open takes off in Doha, Qatar. The top seeds are Dutch #1 Anish Giri, 14th World Champion Vladimir Kramnik and Tal Memorial blitz winner Shakhriyar Mamedyarov! The tournament is one of...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 11:20
After the first two games were both taken by White, games three and four of the GM Levon Aronian versus GM Hikaru Nakamura match both ended in draws. The match, dubbed as the "...
Sunday, November 23, 2014 17:45
In the fourth Ruy Lopez, Berlin Variation of the 2014 FIDE World Championship, GM Magnus Carlsen finally broke through the Berlin Wall against GM Viswanathan Anand. A mistimed...
Sunday, November 23, 2014 13:19
[Information packaged from Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis press releases by Communications Specialist Brian Jerauld] Top American GM Hikaru Nakamura and world number...
Saturday, November 22, 2014 23:21
The best French player of all time narrowly held off the late charge of a recent FIDE Grand Prix winner in Death Match 29. GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave survived a scary attack in the...

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Friday, November 28, 2014 2:48
Professor: For the 70th time, hello class. A few indistinct words, some smiles. Lucian: I can't believe I've been here 70 times. Zephyr: For once we're in agreement. Professor: Anyone want to talk about...
Thursday, November 27, 2014 18:20
With last week's column, we reached the end of my series on endgames, "Without the Lady." It has been an interesting journey through one of chess's most mysterious and underappreciated domains -- but the end...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 20:16
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...
Monday, November 24, 2014 21:57
Who is the greatest world chess champion ever? Magnus Carlsen defeated Vishy Anand yesterday in the 2014 world chess championship in Sochi to defend his title...
Monday, November 24, 2014 9:06
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Sunday, November 23, 2014 21:05
Magnus Carlsen won the 2014 world championship match in game 11 today to defend his title.  But the sixth game of the Carlsen-Anand match made waves around the world....

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