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Buddha Laughs Through High School in Nara Shika Tanashi Manga - Anime News Network

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 2:03pm

Anime News Network

Buddha Laughs Through High School in Nara Shika Tanashi Manga
Anime News Network
Hikaru Nakamura 's Saint Young Men manga imagines Jesus and Buddha as apartment dwelling guys in Tachikawa, Tokyo. The comedic exploits of the enlightened and spiritual duo is novel but Rose Yukinoshita's Nara Shika Tanashi manga is even ...

Dortmund 2018, 4: Kramnik halts Duda's rise - chess24

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 7:26am

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Dortmund 2018, 4: Kramnik halts Duda's rise
chess24
Vladimir Kramnik has blown the race to win the 2018 Sparkassen Chess Meeting in Dortmund wide open after scoring a convincing win over rising star Jan-Krzysztof Duda in Round 4. Both players are now in a 4-way tie for 1st place alongside Ian ...

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Can You Win The Speed Chess Championship Fantasy Contest? - Chess.com

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 2:28am

Chess.com

Can You Win The Speed Chess Championship Fantasy Contest?
Chess.com
The biggest event in online chess is back for 2018, and the field of 16 grandmasters is set for the 2018 Speed Chess Championship. While the best players in the world battle it out on the chessboards, you can be a part of the action by predicting the ...

On Chess: America's strongest prodigies compete for the US Junior Championships - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 6:48am

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: America's strongest prodigies compete for the US Junior Championships
St. Louis Public Radio
Winning the championship has served as a stepping stone for many great players over the years, including Bobby Fischer, Yasser Seirawan and Hikaru Nakamura. Showcasing the increasing strength of America's juniors, the championship grows stronger ...
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On Chess: America's strongest prodigies compete for the US Junior Championships - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 6:48am

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: America's strongest prodigies compete for the US Junior Championships
St. Louis Public Radio
Winning the championship has served as a stepping stone for many great players over the years, including Bobby Fischer, Yasser Seirawan and Hikaru Nakamura. Showcasing the increasing strength of America's juniors, the championship grows stronger ...

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On Chess: America's strongest prodigies compete for the US Junior Championships - KBIA

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 6:44am

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On Chess: America's strongest prodigies compete for the US Junior Championships
KBIA
Winning the championship has served as a stepping stone for many great players over the years, including Bobby Fischer, Yasser Seirawan and Hikaru Nakamura. Showcasing the increasing strength of America's juniors, the championship grows stronger ...

On Chess: America's strongest prodigies compete for the US Junior Championships - KBIA

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 6:44am

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On Chess: America's strongest prodigies compete for the US Junior Championships
KBIA
Winning the championship has served as a stepping stone for many great players over the years, including Bobby Fischer, Yasser Seirawan and Hikaru Nakamura. Showcasing the increasing strength of America's juniors, the championship grows stronger ...

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How To Watch The Speed Chess Championship Open Qualifer - Chess.com

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 8:45pm

Chess.com

How To Watch The Speed Chess Championship Open Qualifer
Chess.com
Speed Chess Championship season is in full swing now as the open qualifier starts Tuesday, July 10 at 12 p.m. Pacific time (3 p.m. Eastern, 7 p.m. UTC). The winner of the qualifier tournament will join 15 of the world's top chess players in a bracket ...

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Live-Action VR of Anime 'Saint Young Men' Has Jesus and Buddha Living Together as Bros - NextShark

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 6:48pm

NextShark

Live-Action VR of Anime 'Saint Young Men' Has Jesus and Buddha Living Together as Bros
NextShark
“Saint Young Men,” based on the manga of the same title created by Hikaru Nakamura, follows Jesus and Buddha as they take up residence in a normal six-tatami apartment in modern day Japan, according to SoraNews24. It is a comedic depiction of what ...

We still have Paris - Spectator.co.uk

Wed, 07/04/2018 - 10:06pm

Spectator.co.uk

We still have Paris
Spectator.co.uk
Final results and top prizes in Paris were as follows: Hikaru Nakamura 13 ($37,500), Sergei Karjakin 10 ($25,000), Wesley So 8 ($20,000), Lev Aronian 7 ($15,000). The overall standings after completion of the first two elements of the circuit are ...

Make Caruana Great Again, And Other News - Chess.com

Tue, 07/03/2018 - 11:31am

Chess.com

Make Caruana Great Again, And Other News
Chess.com
This month's edition of In Other News spans the globe. We have several stories about American chess, including how you can help GM Fabiano Caruana visit the White House, and how GM Hikaru Nakamura rose from the grave. You will also read about why ...

America's Rising Chess Stars Converge in Saint Louis - Benzinga

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 12:38pm

America's Rising Chess Stars Converge in Saint Louis
Benzinga
Wang will be competing for the prize fund of more than $20,000 and a coveted spot in the 2019 U.S. Chess Championship, where she would compete against America's big three: GM Wesley So, GM Hikaru Nakamura, and world championship contender, GM ...

Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 1:48pm

The Boston Globe

Chess notes
The Boston Globe
In the studios of the French TV channel Canal Plus, a partner of the Grand Chess Tour, the Paris GCT rapid and blitz event was held with the same cast as Leuven GTC the week before, with the exception of the wild card. Anish Giri was replaced by former ...

Nakamura's South African trainees begin European tour - Chess.com

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 7:01am

Chess.com

Nakamura's South African trainees begin European tour
Chess.com
South African talents Vusimuzi Mlahleki (17) and CM Khanya Mazibuko (17) embarked on a chess tour of Europe. The two players were chosen by GM Hikaru Nakamura, who visited South Africa last year, for some specific training in preparation to the tour.

On Chess: Two Americans dominate to lead the Grand Chess Tour standings - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 5:33am

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Two Americans dominate to lead the Grand Chess Tour standings
St. Louis Public Radio
The Americans — Wesley So and Hikaru Nakamura — are no strangers to the winner's circle in the Grand Chess Tour. So was completely unstoppable in 2016 when he won two of the tournaments and finished second in one — just behind world champion ...

Dominguez Qualifies For 2018 Speed Chess Championship - Chess.com

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 2:26pm

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Dominguez Qualifies For 2018 Speed Chess Championship
Chess.com
The following 14 players accepted invitations: Fabiano Caruana, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Ian Nepomniachtchi, Levon Aronian, Wei Yi, Anish Giri, Alexander Grischuk, Sergey Karjakin, Hou Yifan, ...

Victory in Leuven - BusinessWorld Online (press release)

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 6:31am

BusinessWorld Online (press release)

Victory in Leuven
BusinessWorld Online (press release)
After Wesley won the rapid phase of the tournament Hikaru Nakamura, with a touch of sour grapes, remarked that he can still overhaul the 4-point gap between himself and Wesley come the blitz phase, as “He's not the best blitz player here. There are ...

Magnus Carlsen to play the Sinquefield Cup - chess24

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 9:35am

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Magnus Carlsen to play the Sinquefield Cup
chess24
The last clash between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana before their World Championship match now looks set to take place this August in the Sinquefield Cup, after Magnus accepted an invitation to be the wild card for the Grand Chess Tour's only ...

Grand Chess Tour Paris: Hikaru Nakamura wins title on dramatic final day; Viswanathan Anand finishes sixth - Firstpost

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 1:58am

Grand Chess Tour Paris: Hikaru Nakamura wins title on dramatic final day; Viswanathan Anand finishes sixth
Firstpost
The battles moved to the blitz time control on the fourth day of the Grand Chess Tour in Paris. Instead of 20 minutes with a ten-second delay, the players now had only five minutes and a three-second delay to make their moves. And after eighteen ...

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Wesley So wins Leuven Rapid/Blitz - BusinessWorld Online (press release)

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 8:14am

BusinessWorld Online (press release)

Wesley So wins Leuven Rapid/Blitz
BusinessWorld Online (press release)
Blitz Section. 1. Sergey Karjakin, 11.5/18. 2. Hikaru Nakamura, 11.0/18. 3. Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, 10.5/18. 4-6. Alexander Grischuk, Viswanathan Anand, Levon Aronian, 9.5/18. 7-8. Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Wesley So, 8.0/18. 9. Fabiano Caruana, 6.5/18.

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