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Aronian finishes 4th in 2018 Paris GCT - Mediamax.am

Nakamura - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 1:28am

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Aronian finishes 4th in 2018 Paris GCT
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With 23 points overall, USA's Hikaru Nakamura won the tournament in Paris. He is followed by Sergey Karjakin (Russia, 21.5 points) and Wesley So (USA, 21 points). The prize fund made USD 150 000. The next stage of Grand Chess Tour will take place in ...

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Nakamura wins Paris Grand Chess Tour - chess24

Nakamura - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 1:24am

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Nakamura wins Paris Grand Chess Tour
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Hikaru Nakamura overtook Sergey Karjakin in the final day of blitz to take home the winner's trophy from the Paris Grand Chess Tour. The American displayed his great skills at accelerated time controls as he only lost one game in both sections. Wesley ...
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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Caruana - Sun, 06/24/2018 - 3:49pm

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Chess notes
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Today's game is yet another one from the recently concluded Norway Chess event won in exciting fashion by Fabiano Caruana. It features the former world champion challenger Russian (via Ukraine) Sergey Karjakin and former world champion the venerable ...
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Chess: Hot streak continues, as Wesley So rules Paris rapid ...ABS-CBN News

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Nakamura Wins Paris Grand Chess Tour - Chess.com

Caruana - Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:38am

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Nakamura Wins Paris Grand Chess Tour
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Fabiano Caruana gloriously won the blunder of the tournament trophy with a move that many amateurs in e.g. a pub crawl tournament wouldn't even make while being heavily intoxicated. The American had 12 seconds on the clock (and three seconds delay) ...
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Nakamura Wins Paris Grand Chess Tour - Chess.com

Nakamura - Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:38am

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Nakamura Wins Paris Grand Chess Tour
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Hikaru Nakamura won the $37,500 first prize at the Paris Grand Chess Tour after a dramatic day with more blunders than ever. Sergey Karjakin collapsed a few rounds before the end, while Wesley So drew too many games. On the fifth day in Paris, the ...
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Grand Chess Tour Paris: Wesley So leads after ninth round, Viswanathan Anand retains shared fourth placeFirstpost
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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Caruana - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 12:39pm

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Chess notes
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Rather concerning was the next-to-last finish of the world champion challenger, Fabiano Caruana, who scored just 13.5/38. It was concerning in that the tie-break (after 12 classical games) in the world championship match is rapids/blitz games. This is ...
Chess: Hot streak continues, as Wesley So rules Paris rapid competitionABS-CBN News

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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Nakamura - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 12:39pm

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Chess notes
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Here he had to play Hikaru Nakamura. In a very topsy-turvey game, So lost, missing a clever mating attack. Afterward, So thought he had lost until he saw a rather dour look on Karjakin's face. So checked the results and saw that both Vachier-Lagrave ...
Grand Chess Tour Paris: Wesley So leads after ninth round, Viswanathan Anand retains shared fourth placeFirstpost
So world No. 2 in rapid chessPhilippine Star

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So world No. 2 in rapid chess - Philippine Star

Nakamura - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 11:00am

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So world No. 2 in rapid chess
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After nine rounds, the Cavite-born, Minnetonka, Minnesota bet had racked up 12 points on four wins and four draws against a lone defeat, or one point ahead of United States teammate Hikaru Nakamura who had 11 points. It was an effort that catapulted So ...

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Chess: Hot streak continues, as Wesley So rules Paris rapid competition - ABS-CBN News

Caruana - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 10:52am

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Chess: Hot streak continues, as Wesley So rules Paris rapid competition
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So topped Team USA board 1 player Fabiano Caruana in Round 1, Frenchman Maxime Vachier-Lagrave in Round 3, Russian Vladimir Kramnik in Round 4, Russian Alexander Grischuk in Round 5. He drew with Armenian Levon Aronian in Round 6 and ...

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Grand Chess Tour Paris: Wesley So leads after ninth round, Viswanathan Anand retains shared fourth place - Firstpost

Nakamura - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 7:16am

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Grand Chess Tour Paris: Wesley So leads after ninth round, Viswanathan Anand retains shared fourth place
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On the final day of Rapid chess at the Paris leg of the Grand Chess Tour, Viswanathan Anand scored only one point to finish tied for the fourth place. In his three games of the day, Anand scored two draws and lost a game to Hikaru Nakamura in the ...

The English Opening | Chess Openings Explained - Chess.com

Caruana - Sat, 06/23/2018 - 2:30am

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The English Opening | Chess Openings Explained
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The English Opening starting with 1.c4 is a modern way to handle the opening phase of the game. This opening is a "flank" opening since it starts with a side pawn rather than the central 1.e4 or 1.d4 moves. Many players from chess history and today's ...

Farai Mandizha - pindula.co.zw

Nakamura - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 10:11pm

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Farai Mandizha
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Farai Mandizha is the highest ranked active Zimbabwean chess player (2018). He is based in the United States of America and gained his IM title by the three norm system. He represented Zimbabwe at the World Chess Olympiad in 2012,2014 and 2016.

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Paris GCT, Day 3: Caruana and MVL bounce back - chess24

Caruana - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 6:45pm

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Paris GCT, Day 3: Caruana and MVL bounce back
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Wesley So drew all three games on Friday to keep a one-point lead over Karjakin and Nakamura at the Paris Grand Chess Tour. Meanwhile, Fabiano Caruana and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave won two games each to improve their chances before the start of the ...
Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in Grand TourThe Guardian
So 1st In Rapid At Paris Grand Chess TourChess.com

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Paris GCT, Day 3: Caruana and MVL bounce back - chess24

Nakamura - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 6:43pm

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Paris GCT, Day 3: Caruana and MVL bounce back
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Hikaru Nakamura has shown strong and stable chess so far in Paris. He pressed for a win until the very end against Caruana on Thursday and achieved his second victory of the event over Viswanathan Anand the next day. However, things could have gone a ...
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Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in ...The Guardian
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So 1st In Rapid At Paris Grand Chess Tour - Chess.com

Nakamura - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 3:30pm

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So 1st In Rapid At Paris Grand Chess Tour
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Despite drawing all his games today Wesley So retained his lead at the Paris Grand Chess Tour. Before the start of the blitz, Sergey Karjakin and Hikaru Nakamura are trailing him by just one point. "So" mostly stood for "solid" today, as the tournament ...
Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in ...The Guardian
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Grand Chess Tour Paris: Wesley So leads after day 2; Vishwanathan Anand tied for fourthFirstpost

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Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in Grand Tour - The Guardian

Caruana - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 8:42am

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Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in Grand Tour
The Guardian
Wesley So scrambled to first prize after a bizarre final round, Fabiano Caruana had a worrying meltdown before his world title match, Hikaru Nakamura beat So twice, and there was tension between America's elite trio as the Leuven, Belgium, Grand Tour ...
Paris Grand Chess Tour Day 2: So Takes The LeadChess.com
Paris GCT, Day 2: So takes the leadchess24

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Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in Grand Tour - The Guardian

Nakamura - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 8:42am

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Chess: Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana on contrasting form in Grand Tour
The Guardian
Wesley So scrambled to first prize after a bizarre final round, Fabiano Caruana had a worrying meltdown before his world title match, Hikaru Nakamura beat So twice, and there was tension between America's elite trio as the Leuven, Belgium, Grand Tour ...
Paris GCT, Day 2: So takes the lead | chess24.comchess24
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'Saint Young Men' TV series teased in new show poster and 360-degree video - Inquirer.net

Nakamura - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 4:34am

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'Saint Young Men' TV series teased in new show poster and 360-degree video
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The manga comic “Saint Young Men (Saint Onii-san),” by Hikaru Nakamura, explores the what-if idea, which has Jesus Christ and Buddha living like normal people under one roof. With their divine influence and powers, the everyday mundane things that ...

'Saint Young Men' TV series teased in new show poster and 360-degree video - Inquirer.net

Nakamura - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 4:34am

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'Saint Young Men' TV series teased in new show poster and 360-degree video
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The manga comic “Saint Young Men (Saint Onii-san),” by Hikaru Nakamura, explores the what-if idea, which has Jesus Christ and Buddha living like normal people under one roof. With their divine influence and powers, the everyday mundane things that ...

Paris GCT, Day 2: So takes the lead - chess24

Caruana - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 7:52pm

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Paris GCT, Day 2: So takes the lead
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Wesley So leads the rapid section at the Paris Grand Chess Tour after scoring two wins and a draw on Thursday. Levon Aronian and Sergey Karjakin share the second place two points behind. Only a week ago, in Leuven, a very similar script was being ...

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