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

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

Wesley finishes 5th in London Chess Classic
The Manila Times
So split the point with GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave of France (first round), GM Ian Nepomniachtchi of Russia (second round), GM Hikaru Nakamura of US (third round), GM Michael Adams of England (fourth round), world champion and top seed GM Magnus Carlsen ...

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

Nakamura - 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 ...

Grand prix - Spectator.co.uk

Caruana - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:09pm

Spectator.co.uk

Grand prix
Spectator.co.uk
The upshot is that the following players now have secure places in the Candidates tournament: Sergei Karjakin, Lev Aronian, Ding Liren, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Alexander Grischuk, Fabiano Caruana, Wesley So and Vladimir Kramnik. The two games from Palma ...

So trounces Anand, ties for fourth - Inquirer.net

Caruana - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 3:24pm

Inquirer.net

So trounces Anand, ties for fourth
Inquirer.net
Wesley So downed former world champion Viswanathan Anand of India Monday night to finish in the upper half of the London Chess Classic won by Fabiano Caruana. Counting his eight straight draws earlier, So finished with 5.0 points in a tie with world ...

London Classic: Caruana emerges on top - The Hindu

Nakamura - 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

Nakamura - 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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Fabiano Caruana wins London Chess Classic - Panorama.am

Caruana - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 1:40am

Panorama.am

Fabiano Caruana wins London Chess Classic
Panorama.am
London Chess Classic, the concluding leg of the 2017 Grand Chess Tour, came to an end on Monday with Fabiano Caruana winning the tournament. After nine rounds, two players – Fabiano Caruana Ian Nepomniachtchi – collected 6 points apiece and shared 1-2 ...
Wesley So beats former world champ Anand, finishes co-3rd in London Chess ClassicRappler
Grand Chess Tour: Armenia's Aronian places 3rdInformation-Analytic Agency NEWS.am (press release) (blog)

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Grand Chess Tour: Armenia's Aronian places 3rd - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am (press release) (blog)

Caruana - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 1:07am

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Grand Chess Tour: Armenia's Aronian places 3rd
Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am (press release) (blog)
The London Chess Classic, which is the last stage in the Grand Chess Tour, has wrapped up in the British capital city with the victory of Grandmaster (GM) Fabiano Caruana (USA). GM Levon Aronian (Armenia), however, placed seventh in London. But Aronian ...

Wesley So beats former world champ Anand, finishes co-3rd in London Chess Classic - Rappler

Caruana - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 11:01pm

Rappler

Wesley So beats former world champ Anand, finishes co-3rd in London Chess Classic
Rappler
Italian-American Fabiano Caruana who collected 12 Grand Chess Tour (GCT) points to emerge the winner of this event which is the 5th and final leg of the Grand Chess Tour. Russian Ian Nepomniachtchi of Russia landed second place with 10 GCT points. It ...

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Ian stuns Carlsen, takes lead - The Hindu

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

Firstpost

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

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

Nakamura - 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

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

Firstpost

London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand crumbles under pressure; Magnus Carlsen impresses against Michael ...
Firstpost
In stark contrast with the previous rounds, round seven of the London Chess Classic saw as many as three decisive games. With this explosion in its antepenultimate round, the tournament title is now within the reach of seven out of the ten players. The ...

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

Nakamura - 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

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

Crunchyroll News

"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 ...

Weekly Digest draft - Sportstarlive

Caruana - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 1:15pm

Weekly Digest draft
Sportstarlive
After conceding the Test series, Sri Lanka bounced back in style in the ODI series as it defeated the host by seven wickets in the first ODI at Dharamsala on Sunday. (REPORT). After parting ways with coach Chandika Hathurusingha the Bangladesh Cricket ...

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Ian catches up with Caruana - The Hindu

Caruana - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 10:21am

Ian catches up with Caruana
The Hindu
The London Chess Classic is finally hotting up. Round seven produced three decisive results, that is as many as the first six rounds put together. All that action meant that Fabiano Caruana could no longer be the sole leader in London. Russia's Ian ...

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

Nakamura - 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

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

Firstpost

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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