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PRO Chess Teams Score Big In Week Five

Last updated: 02/14/2019

The Mumbai Movers won one of the most exciting matches of the week as the PRO Chess League's two Indian teams clashed in a match eventually won by the Mumbai Movers. Elsewhere,...

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DeepMind’s superhuman AI is rewriting how we play chess

Last updated: 02/08/2019

Since 1997, when IBM’s Deep Blue beat world champion and chess legend Garry Kasparov in a six-game match, chess players have accepted that machines are stronger at chess. We...

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Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2019 MASTERS R9

Last updated: 02/04/2019

Home » Blog » Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2019 MASTERS R9 Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2019 MASTERS R9 Posted by Hun on jan 30, 2019 in Blog | Tradewise Gibraltar...

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VLADIMIR KRAMNIK ANNOUNCED HIS RETIREMENT AS A PROFESSIONAL CHESS PLAYER « ECU

Last updated: 02/03/2019

Former World Chess Champion, Vladimir Kramnik (RUS, 2777) announced his retirement after Tata Steel Masters 2019 tournament, where he participated. Kramnik explained that he has...

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Gibraltar International Chess Festival | round-6-2019

Last updated: 02/02/2019

John Saunders reports: the number of players in the top score group ballooned to eight after round six of the 2019 Gibraltar Masters, played on 27 January at the Caleta Hotel....

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Game Changer: AlphaZero's Groundbreaking Chess Strategies and the Promise of AI

Last updated: 02/01/2019

It took AlphaZero only a few hours of self-learning to become the chess player that shocked the world. The artificial intelligence system, created by DeepMind, had been fed...

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Chess: Magnus Carlsen shares the lead at Wijk but needle game looms large

Last updated: 01/30/2019

The world No 4, Anish Giri, is also in joint first after the US champion, Sam Shankland, resigned in a drawn position Magnus Carlsen, the world champion, has recaptured his...

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Tata Steel Chess: Carlsen takes the lead

Last updated: 01/29/2019

Anish Giri was briefly in the sole lead in the Masters group with yet another black win, this time over the struggling Vladimir Fedoseev. And with the headline game of the...

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Tata Steel Chess: Three leaders, four rounds to go

Last updated: 01/28/2019

It is already a well-known fact that World Championship matches set opening trends both at the elite and amateur levels. Last year's challenger for the crown, Fabiano Caruana,...

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Mikhail Tal's best Games 2 - by Tibor Károlyi - Kenya Chess Masala

Last updated: 01/25/2019

I had the good fortune last week of browsing through Tibor Károlyi’s book titled “Mikhail Tal’s Best Games 2” published by Quality Chess of the UK which retails for USD...

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