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Sunday, May 29, 2016 21:59
Fabiano Caruana won again and moved to 3.5/4 at the Gashimov Memorial in Shamkir, Azerbaijan. Today he beat Rauf Mamedov as Black. Anish Giri however is close behind as he won his second game, against...
Sunday, May 29, 2016 1:24
Shamkir continued to provide plenty of action in round three as, like last round, three further games were decisive. The only repeat winner was Fabiano Caruana whose second victory in a row lifted him to...
Saturday, May 28, 2016 4:20
After a placid opening round, Shamkir pushed into overdrive in round two. Three of the five games were decisive as time trouble induced multiple errors. All photos courtesy...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 22:49
With all the first-round games at the 2016 Gashimov Memorial drawn, one might conclude the dynamic chess of the late, great Azeri grandmaster was not played....

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Sunday, May 29, 2016 18:33
The Blitz Battle Qualifier is almost upon us. Round one starts Tuesday, May 31st at 10am PT. Here's just a few of the many reasons you should be watching. 1. The winner plays Magnus Carlsen. The ...
Sunday, May 29, 2016 11:25
In one of my recent articles, I mentioned a funny story where an illegal king move was played, which made me wonder: what are the craziest king moves in the history of chess? So here I am presenting the games...
Saturday, May 28, 2016 19:42
When a group of individuals come together for one mission, anything is possible. History tells us that one group can accomplish more together than any individual, no matter how much...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 12:48
The Chess.com member Olaspecial wrote: “I am keen to become Nigeria’s next titled player (I hope this makes you smile) and I believe you can help me get there. I am...

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