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So still finding form in London Chess Classic - Philippine Star

Caruana - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 12:08am

Philippine Star

So still finding form in London Chess Classic
Philippine Star
After drawing his first three games, So split the point again against Englishman Michael Adams in 31 moves of a Reti duel to slid half a point behind new leader Fabiano Caruana of the United States after rounds Tuesday night (Wednesday). Going all out ...
London Chess Classic finally sees efficient scoreMediamax.am

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So still finding form in London Chess Classic - Philippine Star

Nakamura - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 12:08am

Philippine Star

So still finding form in London Chess Classic
Philippine Star
The result was no different from his games against French Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Russian Ian Nepomniachtchi and US teammate Hikaru Nakamura — all ending up in standoffs. It was a draw that pushed So, who once peaked to the No. 2 in the world rankings ...

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Caruana Breaks The Spell, Beats Karjakin In London - Chess.com

Caruana - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 6:27pm

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Caruana Breaks The Spell, Beats Karjakin In London
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Ian Nepomniachtchi, Sergey Karjakin and Fabiano Caruana waiting to start their game. The latter was the last to laugh. | Photo: Maria Emelianova/Chess.com. Caruana's win was partly based on (double) opening preparation. "I prepared it yesterday; I ...

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London calling -- a rich legacy for the 2018 chess championship ... - Washington Times

Caruana - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 11:16am

Washington Times

London calling -- a rich legacy for the 2018 chess championship ...
Washington Times
The 2018 world championship match will return to a city that is no stranger to hosting the game's ultimate event. FIDE and match sponsor World Chess made it official last week, announcing that Norwegian world champ Magnus Carlsen will defend his title ...
London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus ...Firstpost
Anand holds Carlsen - The HinduThe Hindu

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London Chess Classic: Draw rules the day - Sportstarlive

Nakamura - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 11:11am

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London Chess Classic: Draw rules the day
Sportstarlive
Aronian, however, offered a draw in that lost position and his rival, who was under time pressure, agreed. The Catalan game lasted 33 moves. The Catalan was also the opening chosen by World champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway and his predecessor ...
London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus ...Firstpost

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Anand holds Carlsen - The Hindu - The Hindu

Caruana - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 11:09am

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Anand holds Carlsen - The Hindu
The Hindu
It was another day of draws at the London Chess Classic. All the five games were drawn in the third round of the last event of the Grand Chess Tour. So, 15 games have failed to produce a decisive resu.
London calling -- a rich legacy for the 2018 chess championship ...Washington Times
London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus ...Firstpost

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Anand holds Carlsen - The Hindu

Nakamura - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 11:09am

Firstpost

Anand holds Carlsen
The Hindu
... and his rival, who was under time pressure, agreed. The Catalan game lasted 33 moves. The Catalan was also the opening chosen by World champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway and Viswanathan Anand. Theirs was a much quieter game, which also finished in ...
London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus Carlsen; tournament yet to witness first decisive gameFirstpost

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London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus Carlsen; tournament yet to witness first decisive game - Firstpost

Caruana - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:20am

Firstpost

London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus Carlsen; tournament yet to witness first decisive game
Firstpost
Fifteen games have been played so far at the London Chess Classic. And believe it or not, each and every one of those games ended peacefully. To quote from a tweet by one of the participants, Fabiano Caruana, they're thinking of renaming it the 'Anish ...

London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus Carlsen; tournament yet to witness first decisive game - Firstpost

Nakamura - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:20am

Firstpost

London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus Carlsen; tournament yet to witness first decisive game
Firstpost
The games Hikaru Nakamura versus Wesley So and Caruana versus Ian Nepomniachtchi also ended peacefully in 31 moves apiece. Nakamura had an extra pawn out of an English Opening against So but mass exchanges led the game into a position with heavy pieces ...

The much awaited Anand-Carlsen clash in London Chess Classic round three ends in draw - Scroll.in

Caruana - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 5:11am

Scroll.in

The much awaited Anand-Carlsen clash in London Chess Classic round three ends in draw
Scroll.in
The much awaited clash between India's Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen at the London Chess Classic ended in a draw on Monday. After three rounds so far, the tournament has witnessed 100% draws. The game was a Catalan, with the world champion ...

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The much awaited Anand-Carlsen clash in London Chess Classic round three ends in draw - Scroll.in

Nakamura - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 5:11am

Scroll.in

The much awaited Anand-Carlsen clash in London Chess Classic round three ends in draw
Scroll.in
After three rounds so far, the tournament has witnessed 100% draws. The game was a Catalan, with the world champion sacrificing a pawn. Despite the advantage, the Indian couldn't outmanoeuvre Carlsen as they agreed a draw after 31 moves. As many as ...

London Chess Classic: Peace maintains - Panorama.am

Caruana - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 1:41am

Panorama.am

London Chess Classic: Peace maintains
Panorama.am
After three rounds, it has been 100% draws at London Chess Classic, the concluding leg of the 2017 Grand Chess Tour, the National Olympic Committee said. The following five pairs drew their games at round three held on Monday – Levon Aronian-Sergey ...

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London Chess Classic: Peace maintains - Panorama.am

Nakamura - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 1:41am

Panorama.am

London Chess Classic: Peace maintains
Panorama.am
After three rounds, it has been 100% draws at London Chess Classic, the concluding leg of the 2017 Grand Chess Tour, the National Olympic Committee said. The following five pairs drew their games at round three held on Monday – Levon Aronian-Sergey ...

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London Classic opens with draws - The Hindu

Caruana - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 11:42am

Sportstarlive

London Classic opens with draws
The Hindu
The London Chess Classic, the last event of the Grand Chess Tour, got off to a quiet start on Friday night. Though the five games were drawn, not all were unexciting encounters. The game between Viswanathan Anand and Hikaru Nakamura provided pretty ...
All games drawn in London Chess ClassicSportstarlive

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London Classic opens with draws - The Hindu

Nakamura - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 11:42am

Sportstarlive

London Classic opens with draws
The Hindu
The London Chess Classic, the last event of the Grand Chess Tour, got off to a quiet start on Friday night. Though the five games were drawn, not all were unexciting encounters. The game between Viswanathan Anand and Hikaru Nakamura provided pretty ...
All games drawn in London Chess ClassicSportstarlive

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All games drawn in London Chess Classic - Sportstarlive - Sportstarlive

Caruana - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 11:21am

Firstpost

All games drawn in London Chess Classic - Sportstarlive
Sportstarlive
For the second day in a row, all the games ended in a draw at the London Chess Classic in London. Not even the unusually early rest day, after the opening round, could rejuvenate the super grandmasters enough to draw first blood in any of the five boards.
London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand fails to carve out a ...Firstpost

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London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand fails to carve out a win despite best efforts against Mickey Adams - Firstpost

Caruana - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:51am

London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand fails to carve out a win despite best efforts against Mickey Adams
Firstpost
Levon Aronian, who was playing with the black pieces against Fabiano Caruana also had no problem drawing his game against his American opponent. Essaying the closed Ruy Lopez once again, Aronian was able to generate play on the queenside after some ...

London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand fails to carve out a win despite best efforts against Mickey Adams - Firstpost

Nakamura - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:51am

London Chess Classic 2017: Viswanathan Anand fails to carve out a win despite best efforts against Mickey Adams
Firstpost
Another day came to a close in London with all games drawn. But despite its seemingly peaceful outset, it was far from being a tepid affair. Quite a few of the players made an earnest effort to complicate matters and push for victory and produced ...

London Chess Classic round two leaves all grandmasters winless - PanARMENIAN.Net

Caruana - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 1:29am

PanARMENIAN.Net

London Chess Classic round two leaves all grandmasters winless
PanARMENIAN.Net
PanARMENIAN.Net - All the games of the second round of London Chess Classic ended in draws as all the ten grandmasters were unable to score victories. The flagship event is a strong invitational tournament for some of the world's top grandmasters ...
London Chess Classic: Aronian to face Karjakin in round threePanorama.am

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London Chess Classic: Aronian to face Karjakin in round three - Panorama.am

Nakamura - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 1:21am

Panorama.am

London Chess Classic: Aronian to face Karjakin in round three
Panorama.am
Round two of the London Chess Classic, the concluding leg of the 2017 Grand Chess Tour, also ended with five draws, the National Olympic Committee said. After two rounds, Ian Nepomniachtchi comes the first in the tournament, with Armenian chess ...

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