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Thursday, February 26, 2015 22:23
Nothing changed in the standings after six draws on Thursday, and so GM Evgeny Tomashevsky won the Tbilisi Grand Prix with a round to spare. In a round with many missed chances, the...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 22:56
It cannot go wrong anymore, can it? After the rest day GM Evgeny Tomashevsky won yet another game at the Tbilisi Grand Prix to increase his lead to 1.5 points, with two rounds to go....
Monday, February 23, 2015 22:52
GM Evgeny Tomashevsky increased his lead to a full point again at the Tbilisi Grand Prix by winning the rare NBB vs R ending against GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. One...
Sunday, February 22, 2015 22:33
GM Dmitry Jakovenko defeated GM Anish Giri in round 7 of the Tbilisi Grand Prix and is now half a point behind GM Evgeny Tomashevsky.  GM Baadur Jobava won his...

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Thursday, February 26, 2015 21:46
In Playing Against The Najdorf: The Adams Attack, we saw how an obscure small move (6.h3) was developed as an answer to another small move (5...a6 -- the Najdorf), which had, paradoxically, become the most...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 20:38
  Modernized: The Open Sicilian by IM Zhanibek Amanov & FM Kostya Kavutskiy This book is the second in the Modernized series, as last year MetroChess released Modernized: The...
Monday, February 23, 2015 18:17
The sixth Titled Tuesday tournament in Chess.com history is set to kick off tomorrow at 2 p.m. EST (7 p.m. GMT), and it will feature one of the strongest fields ever. With a prize...
Sunday, February 22, 2015 21:49
The touch move rule is the most basic rule of tournament chess.  Even people who don't play chess at all know that when a chess player intentionally touches one of his pieces, he...

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