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The latest in chess tournaments - The Boston Globe

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 2:06pm

The latest in chess tournaments
The Boston Globe
The London Chess Classic ended with quite a bang. Though it started with lots of draws, the last few rounds were full of drama, as the world champ nearly lost twice, then really did lose. Russian Ian Nepomniachtchi (Nepo), in one of his very best ...

'Juuni Taisen' Episode 12 Spoilers: Zodiac War Winner Makes His Wish in Upcoming Finale - Christian Post

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 11:47am

Christian Post

'Juuni Taisen' Episode 12 Spoilers: Zodiac War Winner Makes His Wish in Upcoming Finale
Christian Post
Juuni Taisen Official SiteKey visual art for the Japanese anime series, "Juuni Taisen: Zodiac War," based on the light novel series written by Nisio Isin and illustrated by Hikaru Nakamura. The winner has finally been decided, and his wish is about to ...

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Magnus Carlsen under the weather and out of form at London Classic - The Guardian

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:01am

The Guardian

Magnus Carlsen under the weather and out of form at London Classic
The Guardian
The 27-year-old had a heavy cold at the Classic, complained of a lack of energy, and technically made a couple of strange opening choices which could be considered a waste of the white pieces. His 1 f4, Bird's Opening, against the England No1, Michael ...

Are you a Chess Player? Why Don't You Try a Hand at Poker? - Catch News

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 5:50am

Catch News

Are you a Chess Player? Why Don't You Try a Hand at Poker?
Catch News
Chess masters like Hikaru Nakamura, Jennifer Shahade, and former child chess prodigy Jeff Sarwer have migrated from chess to poker successfully and are doing exceptionally ($$$) good. Not so long ago, 2300 chess masters like Ylon Schwartz outlasted 889 ...

Wesley finishes 5th in London Chess Classic - The Manila Times

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 10:19am

Wesley finishes 5th in London Chess Classic
The Manila Times
Filipino Grandmaster (GM) Wesley So wound up fifth overall in the prestigious 2017 Grand Chess Tour – London Classic held at the Olympia Conference Center in London, England. The 24-year old Cavite City pride scored five points on eight draws and one ...

London Classic: Caruana emerges on top - The Hindu

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:03am

The Hindu

London Classic: Caruana emerges on top
The Hindu
Fabiano Caruana was the first to break the monotony of draws at the London Chess Classic. The American won the last game too, though it was in the blitz format, to become the champion at the last stop of the Grand Chess Tour. The tour, however, was won ...

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Caruana wins London Chess Classic, Anand finishes ninth - Sportstarlive

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 7:13am

Caruana wins London Chess Classic, Anand finishes ninth
Sportstarlive
The tour, however, was won by World champion Magnus Carlsen, who defeated World No. 2 Levon Aronian of Armenia, in the final round. The Norwegian finished with 41 points, ahead of Maxim Vachier-Lagrave of France (38), Aronian (29), Hikaru Nakamura of ...

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Ian stuns Carlsen, takes lead - The Hindu

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 10:19am

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Ian stuns Carlsen, takes lead
The Hindu
Ian Nepomniachtchi, who seems to be totally immune to the draw syndrome at the London Chess Classic, scored his third win on the trot and moved into the sole lead, going to the final round. But, the Russian should thank Magnus Carlsen for his latest ...
So out of title contention in London Chess ClassicPhilippine Star
London Chess Classic: Ian Nepomniachtchi wins after Magnus Carlsen's tactical blunder; Viswanathan Anand heldFirstpost
Aronian to face Carlsen at final round of London Chess ClassicPanorama.am

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So out of title contention in London Chess Classic - Philippine Star

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 1:25am

Philippine Star

So out of title contention in London Chess Classic
Philippine Star
Fabiano Caruana split the point with fellow American Hikaru Nakamura to slid at No. 2 with five points while France's Maxime Vachier-Lagrave drew with India's Vishwanathan Anand of India to skid at No. 3 with 4.5 points. Carlsen fell into the So-led ...
London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand crumbles under pressure; Magnus Carlsen impresses against Michael ...Firstpost

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London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand crumbles under pressure; Magnus Carlsen impresses against Michael ... - Firstpost

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 10:42pm

Firstpost

London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand crumbles under pressure; Magnus Carlsen impresses against Michael ...
Firstpost
After his escape in the previous round against Hikaru Nakamura, Magnus Carlsen not only escaped another loss, but actually ended up winning from a dead lost position against Michael Adams. But a few slips by Adams allowed Carlsen to hang on for the ...

"Juni Taisen" Rabbit Cosplay Might Have You Hopping To The Gym - Crunchyroll News

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 6:47pm

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"Juni Taisen" Rabbit Cosplay Might Have You Hopping To The Gym
Crunchyroll News
Juni Taisen, with original character design by manga author Hikaru Nakamura, and an anime adaptation by Chikashi Kadekaru has more than its fair share of distinctive character designs. Perhaps none more than its dead-loving psycho-killer Rabbit. You'd ...

'Juuni Taisen' Episode 11 Spoilers: Ox's Fate to Be Decided; What Could Rabbit Be Up To? - Christian Post

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 4:44am

Christian Post

'Juuni Taisen' Episode 11 Spoilers: Ox's Fate to Be Decided; What Could Rabbit Be Up To?
Christian Post
Juuni Taisen Official SiteKey visual art for the Japanese anime series, "Juuni Taisen: Zodiac War," based on the light novel series written by Nisio Isin and illustrated by Hikaru Nakamura. With less than a handful warriors left on the battlefield, the ...

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Caruana's lead reduced to half-a-point - The Hindu

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 7:48pm

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Caruana's lead reduced to half-a-point
The Hindu
For the first five rounds of the London Chess Classic, Fabiano Caruana was the only player who could post a win. 'The American, in fact, recorded two victories, but in round six, Russia's Ian Nepomniachtchi gave him company. Caruana's lead was thus ...
London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand draws with Sergey Karjakin to flounder at the bottom; Magnus Carlsen ...Firstpost
Armenia's Aronian plays 6th draw in a row at London Chess Classic ...PanARMENIAN.Net
London Chess Classic: Aronian makes another draw - Panorama.amPanorama.am

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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 12:29pm

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Chess notes
The Boston Globe
The fifth and final Grand Chess Tour (www.GrandChessTour.org) event, the 9th London Chess Classic, is well underway. The field includes the world champion, Magnus Carlsen; Americans Wesley So, Fabiano Caruana, and Hikaru Nakamura; candidate Levon ...
Caruana's lead reduced to half-a-point - The HinduThe Hindu
Carlsen Escapes vs Nakamura, Keeps Grand Chess Tour Hope AliveChess.com
London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand draws with Sergey ...Firstpost
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Caruana's lead reduced to half-a-point - The Hindu - The Hindu

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 10:56am

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Caruana's lead reduced to half-a-point - The Hindu
The Hindu
For the first five rounds of the London Chess Classic, Fabiano Caruana was the only player who could post a win. The American, in fact, recorded two victories, but in round six, Russia's Ian Nepomniac.
London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand draws with Sergey ...Firstpost
Armenia's Aronian plays 6th draw in a row at London Chess ClassicPanARMENIAN.Net
London Chess Classic: Aronian makes another draw - Panorama.amPanorama.am

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London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand draws with Sergey Karjakin to flounder at the bottom; Magnus Carlsen ... - Firstpost

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 8:31am

Firstpost

London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand draws with Sergey Karjakin to flounder at the bottom; Magnus Carlsen ...
Firstpost
Round six of the London Chess Classic witnessed some nail-biting action. Yet again, one win and four draws were witnessed. Tournament leader, Fabiano Caruana made a solid draw against Maxime Vachier-Lagrave with black pieces. Levon Aronian went for a ...

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Armenia's Aronian plays 6th draw in a row at London Chess Classic ... - PanARMENIAN.Net

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 6:31am

PanARMENIAN.Net

Armenia's Aronian plays 6th draw in a row at London Chess Classic ...
PanARMENIAN.Net
Aronian played his sixth draw in a row at the London Chess Classic when he and Wesley So of the United States agreed to share the point.
London Chess Classic: Aronian makes another draw - Panorama.amPanorama.am

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Carlsen berget mirakuløst remis mot erkerival - NRK

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 11:05pm

Aftenposten

Carlsen berget mirakuløst remis mot erkerival
NRK
Hikaru Nakamura hadde et overtak mot Magnus Carlsen som burde garantert seier, men den norske verdensmesteren nektet å gi seg og berget remis i London. Magnus Carlsen. SIKRET REMIS: Carlsen ville ikke gi seg og spilte videre inntil Nakamura gjorde en ...
Erkerivalen dummet seg ut mot Carlsen: – Et mirakel - Sjakk - VGVG

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Carlsen Escapes vs Nakamura, Keeps Grand Chess Tour Hope Alive - Chess.com

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 8:01pm

Chess.com

Carlsen Escapes vs Nakamura, Keeps Grand Chess Tour Hope Alive
Chess.com
Hikaru Nakamura had Magnus Carlsen on the ropes today, but failed to deliver. The only winner in round six of the London Chess Classic was Ian Nepomniachtchi, who beat Michael Adams. Nakamura not winning his game was bad news for Maxime Vachier-Lagrave ...

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Magnus Carlsen berget mirakuløst remis - Aftenposten

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 4:48pm

Aftenposten

Magnus Carlsen berget mirakuløst remis
Aftenposten
Magnus Carlsen unngikk mirakuløst tap mot Hikaru Nakamura i London fredag. FOTO: Torstein Bøe / NTB scanpix. Hikaru Nakamura hadde et overtak som burde garantert seier, men den norske verdensmesteren nektet å gi seg og berget remis i London. Carlsen ...
Erkerivalen dummet seg ut mot Carlsen: – Et mirakelVG

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