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A Black Eye, a Controversial Leak and Possible Armageddon—the Madness of the World Chess Championship - Wall Street Journal

Nakamura - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 12:38pm

Wall Street Journal

A Black Eye, a Controversial Leak and Possible Armageddon—the Madness of the World Chess Championship
Wall Street Journal
This year's World Chess Championships has produced a crazy level of drama for an event that has so far produced a dozen draws and no winner. A leaked video gave away the preparations of the No. 2 player in the world. The world's No. 1 player arrived ...
Carlsen-Caruana 12: Magnus stakes all on tiebreakschess24
Armageddon Looms Over The World Chess Championship After Magnus Carlsen's Shocking DecisionDeadspin

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Carlsen-Caruana 12: Magnus stakes all on tiebreaks - chess24

Nakamura - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 4:09am
Carlsen-Caruana 12: Magnus stakes all on tiebreaks  chess24

Magnus Carlsen came into the final classical game of the 2018 World Chess Championship determined to force tiebreaks against Fabiano Caruana on W...

Significant Digits For Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018 - FiveThirtyEight

Caruana - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 2:00am
Significant Digits For Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018  FiveThirtyEight

You're reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the numbers tucked inside the news. 30 days of martial law Following Russia's firing on and seizing of thre…

Carlsen, Caruana to fight it out in tie-breakers; Newcastle wins 2-1 at Burnley - The Hindu

Caruana - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 2:00am
Carlsen, Caruana to fight it out in tie-breakers; Newcastle wins 2-1 at Burnley  The Hindu

Not in the mood to go through the sports news in detail, but can't quite get yourself to do away with it either? Here's what we have to offer: read on to get a ...

Tata Blitz – a video feast - Chessbase News

Nakamura - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 2:58pm
Tata Blitz – a video feast  Chessbase News

Did you catch the world-class blitz at the Tata Steel tournament in India? For the vast majority the venue, like with so many other events, was just too far away.

Magnus Carlsen v Fabiano Caruana: World Chess Championship, Game 12 – live! - The Guardian

Caruana - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 7:55am

The Guardian

Magnus Carlsen v Fabiano Caruana: World Chess Championship, Game 12 – live!
The Guardian
Carlsen, as white, played into Caruana's Petroff with an opening line that paralleled their August meeting at the Sinquefield Cup, which ended in a draw. The American challenger and world No 2 was first to deviate, castling on the kingside (7. O-O ...

Speed Chess Championship: The Final Four's Footrace! - Chess.com

Nakamura - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 7:04am

Chess.com

Speed Chess Championship: The Final Four's Footrace!
Chess.com
If the Speed Chess Championship's "Finals Weekend" was a high-schooler, this would be Spring Break. You've waited all year to see who will survive the 12+ total hours of non-stop chess action. The first semifinals match will take place on Friday ...

If chess grandmasters Carlsen and Caruana were football teams, which would they be? - The Guardian

Caruana - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 5:31am

The Guardian

If chess grandmasters Carlsen and Caruana were football teams, which would they be?
The Guardian
So if the current world chess championship were an FA Cup final, which team would be closest to Magnus Carlsen's style of play, and which Fabiano Caruana's? Tom Wilson, Manchester. Post your answers – and new questions – below or email them to ...
'More people play chess than follow Kim Kardashian's Twitter': World Chess president Ilya MenenzonSportsPro Media

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Reigning champion Carlsen all square with Caruana after game 10 of... - Reuters

Caruana - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 3:29am
Reigning champion Carlsen all square with Caruana after game 10 of...  Reuters

Reigning chess world champion Magnus Carlsen salvages a draw against challenger Fabiano Caruana in game 10 of their 2018 FIDE World Championship ...

Images of the Day - Irish Times

Caruana - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 2:00am
Images of the Day  Irish Times

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Reigning champion Carlsen all square with Caruana after game 10 of... - Reuters UK

Caruana - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 2:00am
Reigning champion Carlsen all square with Caruana after game 10 of...  Reuters UK

Reigning chess world champion Magnus Carlsen salvages a draw against challenger Fabiano Caruana in game 10 of their 2018 FIDE World Championship ...

Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana head to tie-breaker after Game 12 draw - The Guardian

Caruana - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 2:00am
Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana head to tie-breaker after Game 12 draw  The Guardian

The world championship battle between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana will be decided in a quickfire tie-breaker after Monday's Game 12 ended in a ...

Magnus Carlsen surprises Fabiano Caruana with draw offer in Game 12 – as it happened - The Guardian

Caruana - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 2:00am
Magnus Carlsen surprises Fabiano Caruana with draw offer in Game 12 – as it happened  The Guardian

As it happened: Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana played to a 31-move draw over three hours in Monday's Game 12 of the world chess championship.

American Fabiano Caruana challenges for World Chess Championship - USA TODAY

Caruana - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 2:00am
American Fabiano Caruana challenges for World Chess Championship  USA TODAY

Reigning chess world champion Magnus Carlsen plays against American challenger Fabiano Caruana during round 12 of the World Chess Championship, Nov.

Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Caruana - Sun, 11/25/2018 - 3:42pm
Chess notes  The Boston Globe

Before we get to the World Championship games, I need to report that the Women's Championship has gone into the tie-break phase as the match was tied 2-2 ...

Magnus Carlsen v Fabiano Caruana: World Chess Championship, Game 11 – live! - The Guardian

Caruana - Sat, 11/24/2018 - 7:55am

The Guardian

Magnus Carlsen v Fabiano Caruana: World Chess Championship, Game 11 – live!
The Guardian
The 27-year-old champion from Norway, playing with the black pieces, weathered Caruana's novel deviation from the Sveshnikov Sicilian (12. b4) and responded with a bold attacking surprise (21. … b5!) to go for broke on the kingside and briefly take ...

Magnus Carlsen plays it safe in fizzling Game 11 draw with Fabiano Caruana - The Guardian

Caruana - Sat, 11/24/2018 - 2:00am
Magnus Carlsen plays it safe in fizzling Game 11 draw with Fabiano Caruana  The Guardian

Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana played to an 11th straight draw in their world title match on Saturday, setting up a high-stakes Game 12 on Monday.

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