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Nakamura Round 6th j'adoube at Candidates 2016

American grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura is having a dismal tournament with two losses and now this 6th round j’adoube controversy. After the loss he immediately banished from the playing hall as reported in 3.833 palabras más


Anand, Karjakin strikes first in Candidates 2016

The World Chess Candidates that takes place on March 10 – 30, 2016, is a dramatic tournament which determines the challenger for the World Chess Championship. 3.081 palabras más


Anand on-fire at Zürich Chess!

An explosive start for the Tiger of Madras! He started the day off by annihilating Aronian in 19 moves, and he followed it up by taking advantage of Giri’s ambitiousness and he quickly retaliated against a wrongful pawn push from the Dutch. 1.413 palabras más


The Final Trap

Today I want to highlight another game from the first round of the 2016 Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival. White pieces are played by 5-time World Chess Champion… 157 palabras más

2016 Gibraltar Chess Festival

After Round 1, Carlsen Favorite to Win Grand Chess Tour

And just like that, Magnus Carlsen is now the player most likely to win the Grand Chess Tour. Round 1 of London Chess Classic featured 4 draws and a win by Giri over Topalov. 295 palabras más


Predicting the London Chess Classic 2015

The inaugural version of the Grand Chess Tour is coming to a close with the 7th edition of London Chess Classic. All of the 9 regular players still have a chance of winning overall, yet the four players at the top of… 493 palabras más