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Carlsen Tops Biel Field, Starting Tomorrow - Chess.com

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 4:37am

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Carlsen Tops Biel Field, Starting Tomorrow
Chess.com
It will be his first tournament in two months, after finishing second behind Fabiano Caruana at Norway Chess. One of the things he's been busy with (besides watching the FIFA World Cup!) is the activities connected to the launch of a new app for kids ...

Dortmund 2018, 2: Duda takes the lead - chess24

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 6:05am

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Dortmund 2018, 2: Duda takes the lead
chess24
His opponents in those games, Fabiano Caruana in 2015 and Radek Wojtaszek in 2017, both won the event. So it's a good sign for the youngster, though both those players beat Nisipeanu in the final round, while this year there are still five rounds to go.

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Kramnik hunts 11th Dortmund title - chess24

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 2:34pm

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Kramnik hunts 11th Dortmund title
chess24
He's previously won the Russian Championship, the Tal Memorial and came incredibly close to winning last year's London Chess Classic before losing to Fabiano Caruana in a playoff. He also has a Dortmund history, first appearing as a 17-year-old in 2008 ...

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

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

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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 ...

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

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

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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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Englewood chess master to play 10 games at once in Venice - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 1:59pm

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Englewood chess master to play 10 games at once in Venice
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Following the simul, Schut will talk about the World Chess Championship match between three-time world champion Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana. The 12-game match is scheduled from Nov. 9-28 in London. Caruna, who was born July 30, 1992, ...

Sarasota chess master to play 10 games at once in Venice - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 11:52am

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sarasota chess master to play 10 games at once in Venice
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Following the Simil, Schult will talk about the World Chess Championship match between three-time world champion Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana. The 12-game match is scheduled from Nov. 9-28 in London. Caruna, who was born July 30, 1992, ...

Chess: Magnus Carlsen sets out plans for lead-up to world title encounter - The Guardian

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 10:28am

The Guardian

Chess: Magnus Carlsen sets out plans for lead-up to world title encounter
The Guardian
The 27-year-old Norwegian, who defends his world crown against Fabiano Caruana of the US in their 12-game, €1m series in London starting on 9 November, has set out his programme of pre-match tournaments which are as significant for what they omit as ...

We still have Paris - Spectator.co.uk

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

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We still have Paris
Spectator.co.uk
It can be seen once again that the world title challenger, Fabiano Caruana (who has a total of just four points in the Tour), who will face Magnus Carlsen for the championship in London this November, has an Achilles heel: playing at non-classical ...

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

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

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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
... 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 Fabiano Caruana.

Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 3:34pm

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Chess notes
The Boston Globe
Today's game comes from the recently concluded Grand Chess Tour Paris Rapid/Blitz event. It's between two former world champions, Vishy Anand and Vladimir Kramnik. Both are aging but keep very active at the highest levels. In the event, Anand finished ...

Will Fabiano Caruana Beat King Magnus? - Chess.com

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 2:04am

Will Fabiano Caruana Beat King Magnus?
Chess.com
As I mentioned in my recent article, it is the first time he will defend his title against a younger challenger, the 25-year-old American Fabiano Caruana. Besides, the rating gap between the opponents, which is currently a measly 20 points, is going to ...

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 ...

On Chess: Two Americans dominate to lead the Grand Chess Tour standings - KBIA

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 5:55am

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On Chess: Two Americans dominate to lead the Grand Chess Tour standings
KBIA
The American was unaware of this while he was trying to survive against his Olympiad teammate Fabiano Caruana. After surviving the storm, Nakamura decided to play for the win instead of choosing a safer approach. He went on to win the game and ...

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 American was unaware of this while he was trying to survive against his Olympiad teammate Fabiano Caruana. After surviving the storm, Nakamura decided to play for the win instead of choosing a safer approach. He went on to win the game and ...

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The Caruana conundrum - Spectator.co.uk

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:06pm

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The Caruana conundrum
Spectator.co.uk
Over the course of this year Fabiano Caruana has scored splendidly in tournaments with classical time limits, notching up first prizes in the Berlin Candidates tournament, Baden Baden and Stavanger. The first of these triumphs qualified him to contest ...

Victory in Leuven - BusinessWorld Online (press release)

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

BusinessWorld Online (press release)

Victory in Leuven
BusinessWorld Online (press release)
You know, the composition for the USA team to the Batumi Chess Olympiad later this year was announced recently: Fabiano Caruana 2816, Wesley So 2778, Hikaru Nakamura 2769, Samuel Shankland 2717 and Ray Robson 2670. This is a team average of ...

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 ...

Caruana suffers slump in form ahead of Carlsen world title match - Financial Times

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 5:47am

Financial Times

Caruana suffers slump in form ahead of Carlsen world title match
Financial Times
Competing this month in the Grand Tour tournament at Leuven, near Brussels, and in Paris, Fabiano Caruana finished in the bottom two of 10 grandmasters in both events. The 25-year-old's previous fine form at Berlin, Karlsruhe and Stavanger evaporated ...

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