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Sunday, December 04, 2016 6:47
Ju Wenjun of China won the final leg in Khanty-Mansiysk, and with it the overall women's Grand Prix. In doing so, she earned the right to challenge the winner of the 2017 knockout world championship in a title...
Friday, December 02, 2016 17:45
Magnus Carlsen was "calm and confident" going into the tiebreak session on Wednesday, in which he retained his world title. He said this the day after his victory in New York, when Carlsen sat down with a...
Thursday, December 01, 2016 0:47
--Flash Report-- It was about time. Just like in the classical portion of the 2016 world championship, GM Magnus Carlsen got several promising positions against GM Sergey Karjakin in...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 20:52
--Live Flash Report-- In the 2016 World Championship four-game rapid playoff between GM Sergey Karjakin and GM Magnus Carlsen, game one was a draw. Carlsen leaned back in his...

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Saturday, December 03, 2016 18:31
Everyone agrees that knowledge of typical chess patterns is one of the main requirements for a chess player to become really strong. In our weekly column, we regularly analyze typical positional and...
Saturday, December 03, 2016 16:48
In this series, GM Sam Shankland provides in-depth analysis on a series of games played between world-class competitors. There's much to learn from this series. See how grandmasters prepare against...
Saturday, December 03, 2016 16:44
In this series, GMs Roman Dzindzichashvili and Melik Khachiyan explore one of the first chess openings to come into existence, the Giuoco Piano. While there are great advantages for...
Saturday, December 03, 2016 16:42
It's an older archive but still worth its weight in gold. Review the best rounds from the memorable 2012 U.S. Championships with GM Eugene Perelshteyn. This tournament exceeded every...

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In addition to ChessCenter shows, airing after every game at 5pm Pacific on chess.com/tv - I am...
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With the World Champion about to defend his title against Sergey Karjakin, this is the perfect time...
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The recent strong chess open in the German town of Bad Wiessee was won by my Werder Bremen...