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Marriage Proposal Sparks Up Chess Olympiad's Day 2 - Chess.com

6 hours 24 min ago

Chess.com

Marriage Proposal Sparks Up Chess Olympiad's Day 2
Chess.com
Yesterday's complete lack of upsets at the 2018 Chess Olympiad in Batumi gave way to a day of surprises, both on and off the board. Georgia 3 put up an excellent fight today against reigning champions USA, who won by the narrowest of margins. It was ...

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Marriage Proposal Sparkles Up Chess Olympiad's Day 2 - Chess.com

6 hours 24 min ago

Chess.com

Marriage Proposal Sparkles Up Chess Olympiad's Day 2
Chess.com
Yesterday's complete lack of upsets at the 2018 Chess Olympiad in Batumi gave way to a day of surprises, both on and off the board. Georgia 3 put up an excellent fight today against reigning champions USA, who won by the narrowest of margins. It was ...

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Batumi 2018, 1: Isolated heroes - chess24

17 hours 45 min ago

chess24

Batumi 2018, 1: Isolated heroes
chess24
Fabiano Caruana, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Vladimir Kramnik, Ding Liren, Vishy Anand, MVL and more stars were rested for Round 1 of the Batumi Olympiad, but it didn't stop a massacre. The favourites won in all 162 matches in the Open and Women's ...

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India start off on a winning note in Chess Olympiad - Times of India

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 12:24pm

Times of India

India start off on a winning note in Chess Olympiad
Times of India
The opening clash in the 11-round 185-nation competition saw teams resting their big guns. While India chose not to field five-time World champion Viswanathan Anand, defending champions USA decided to give Fabiano Caruana an off. Even the formidable ...
12 years and a surprise holiday later, Viswanathan Anand in OlympiadESPN
Viswanathan Anand Rests as Indian Men Take on El SalvadorNews18
Spectacular Ceremony Starts Batumi Chess Olympiad - Chess.comChess.com

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12 years and a surprise holiday later, Viswanathan Anand in Olympiad - ESPN

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 8:58am

ESPN

12 years and a surprise holiday later, Viswanathan Anand in Olympiad
ESPN
While reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen is skipping the tournament, the US team could be among India's most formidable opponents with the likes of this year's World Championship challenger Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So and ...
Viswanathan Anand Rests as Indian Men Take on El SalvadorNews18
Spectacular Ceremony Starts Batumi Chess Olympiad - Chess.comChess.com
Anand's presence lifts IndiaThe Hindu

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Chess Olympiad: Indian men take on El Salvador; Anand rested - The Hindu

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 5:46am

The Hindu

Chess Olympiad: Indian men take on El Salvador; Anand rested
The Hindu
Like India, defending champions USA also rested top rated Fabiano Caruana in the first round clash against Panama and as if on cue, Russians gave a day off to their biggest star Vladimir Kramnik. The biggest absentee in the Olympiad this year is ...
Spectacular Ceremony Starts Batumi Chess OlympiadChess.com
Viswanathan Anand given special honour at colourful Olympiad openingMumbai Mirror

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Indian men, women seeded fifth in Chess Olympiad - Times of India

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 8:08am

Times of India

Indian men, women seeded fifth in Chess Olympiad
Times of India
The biggest challenge comes from the United States that will have Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So and newly crowned US champion Samuel Shankland. The 11-rounds event will see the Russians as not being the hot favourite to win the title ...

Chess: US the favourites to maintain Russia's title drought at Olympiad - The Guardian

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 11:07am

The Guardian

Chess: US the favourites to maintain Russia's title drought at Olympiad
The Guardian
Their top-10 trio of world title challenger Fabiano Caruana, Wesley So and Hikaru Nakamura are backed up by the reigning US champion, Sam Shankland, who this summer had a 62-game unbeaten run. England, with Michael Adams, David Howell, Gawain ...

Carlsen: “I hope Caruana is feeling the pressure!” - chess24

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 3:54pm

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Carlsen: “I hope Caruana is feeling the pressure!”
chess24
With less than two months to go before the 2018 World Championship match begins in London, Magnus Carlsen spoke to Norwegian media at his training camp in the Kragerø Resort southwest of Oslo. He was hoping the pressure of playing a match for the ...

Betting: Chess fans now bet on FIDE World Chess Championship Match London 2018 - SportBusiness

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 5:10am

Betting: Chess fans now bet on FIDE World Chess Championship Match London 2018
SportBusiness
We believe that this year's World Championship brawl between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana in London will even further cement chess on the international stage of betting”, says Richard Østrøm, Country Manager for Unibet Norway. About FIDE

Viswanathan Anand geared up for chess Olympiad - THE WEEK

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 12:40pm

THE WEEK

Viswanathan Anand geared up for chess Olympiad
THE WEEK
The former world champion also spoke about the Magnus Carlsen versus Fabiano Caruana World Championship battle in November, and said it would not be so easy for the Norwegian this time around. "It's the closest World Championship match by rating.
'Good vibes in the Indian team'The Hindu
Anand not worried about own form ahead of Chess OlympiadTimes of India
Anand hopeful of a good show in Chess OlympiadBusiness Standard
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Shaky Viswanathan Anand hopes to do well in Chess Olympiad - Daily News & Analysis

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 11:25am

Daily News & Analysis

Shaky Viswanathan Anand hopes to do well in Chess Olympiad
Daily News & Analysis
The former world champion also spoke about the Magnus Carlsen versus Fabiano Caruana World Championship battle in November, and said it would not be so easy for the Norwegian this time around. "It's the closest World Championship match by rating.
'Good vibes in the Indian team'The Hindu
Anand not worried about own form ahead of Chess OlympiadTimes of India
Anand hopeful of a good show in Chess OlympiadBusiness Standard

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Shaky Anand hopes to do well in Chess Olympiad - Sportskeeda

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 10:00am

Shaky Anand hopes to do well in Chess Olympiad
Sportskeeda
The former world champion also spoke about the Magnus Carlsen versus Fabiano Caruana World Championship battle in November, and said it would not be so easy for the Norwegian this time around. "It's the closest World Championship match by rating.

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London to host 2018 World Chess Championship Match - Insidethegames.biz (blog)

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:03pm

Insidethegames.biz (blog)

London to host 2018 World Chess Championship Match
Insidethegames.biz (blog)
The World Chess Federation (FIDE) has announced reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen and challenger Fabiano Caruana have signed contracts to take part in the World Chess Championship Match in London. The tie is scheduled to take place in the ...

London to host 2018 World Chess Championship Match - Insidethegames.biz

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:03pm

Insidethegames.biz

London to host 2018 World Chess Championship Match
Insidethegames.biz
The World Chess Federation (FIDE) has announced reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen and challenger Fabiano Caruana have signed contracts to take part in the World Chess Championship Match in London. The tie is scheduled to take place in the ...

On Chess: The Batumi Chess Olympiad - KBIA

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 6:35am

KBIA

On Chess: The Batumi Chess Olympiad
KBIA
The United States will field the same team that won two years ago: Grandmasters Fabiano Caruana, Wesley So, Hikaru Nakamura, Sam Shankland and Ray Robson. Caruana, Nakamura and Robson all come from St. Louis, the center of chess in the United ...

On Chess: The Batumi Chess Olympiad - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 5:57am

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: The Batumi Chess Olympiad
St. Louis Public Radio
The United States will field the same team that won two years ago: Grandmasters Fabiano Caruana, Wesley So, Hikaru Nakamura, Sam Shankland and Ray Robson. Caruana, Nakamura and Robson all come from St. Louis, the center of chess in the United ...

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Caruana chronicles - Spectator.co.uk

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:07pm

Spectator.co.uk

Caruana chronicles
Spectator.co.uk
The match pits Magnus Carlsen from Norway, the highest-rated player in the history of chess and world champion since 2014, against the top-ranked American grandmaster, Fabiano Caruana. Their chessboard styles could not be more different. Like his great ...

Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 12:28pm

The Boston Globe

Chess notes
The Boston Globe
It's time to catch up on a few things. The four finalists for the Chess Grand Tour (www.GrandChessTour.org) are Hikaru Nakamura, Levon Aronian, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, and the surprising Fabiano Caruana, who came from clear last after the Next Move ...

Carlsen, Caruana ranked 1-2 before Chess Olympiad - Philippine Star

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 11:00am

Carlsen, Caruana ranked 1-2 before Chess Olympiad
Philippine Star
The September 2018 lists include 170,000 players, including 1,600 grandmasters. While Norwegian Magnus Carlsen (2839) and American Fabiano Caruana (2827) remained No. 1 and No. 2 in the world ranking, Shakriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan moved ...

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