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The Boston Globe - Jul 7, 2018
To recap, there were three candidates: the current president, Kirsan Nikolayevich Ilyumzhinov, the current deputy president, Georgios Makropoulos, and English GM and Twitter gadfly Nigel Short. Well, things change very quickly in the chess world. At ...

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

The Guardian - Jul 6, 2018
Earlier, Carlsen declined his invitation to the chess Grand Tour which is dominated by speed events. Caruana accepted but his decision proved catastrophic. The American had previously been in fine form, winning successive first prizes at Berlin ...

Brains Before Bullets: How the game of chess can put at-risk youth on a path to success

WJLA - Jul 5, 2018
WASHINGTON (ABC7) — Like many at-risk kids, Orrin “Checkmate” Hudson was on a path of destruction – caught up in crime, drugs and gangs. It all turned around when a mentor taught him the game of chess – thinking ahead to the consequences of every ...

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Budapest Gambit Chess Opening: TCEC : Leela Chess with 2 Graphics Cards vs Stockfish 9 on 43 cores

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Artificial Intelligence Leela Chess Zero finds a new 7th move in the Nimzo-Indian

AI Leela Chess Zero ID 395 has found a new move in the Nimzo-Indian Defense. Leela, playing as white against chess engine Gull 3, opted for the Normal ...

Pride of India | Praggnanandhaa Becomes Second Youngest Grandmaster in Chess History!

6/23/2018 – In a small town of northern Italy called Ortisei, history is being made. The young uber-prodigy R. Praggnanandhaa is playing the 4th Gredine Open ...

The Greatest Queen Sacrifice in Chess History | Nezhmetdinov vs Chernikov (1962)

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