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Friday, May 26, 2017 17:53
The very last bullet game (Chess960!) had to bring the decision. Wesley So defeated Anish Giri in yesterday's Speed Chess match, one of the most exciting battles ever seen on the Chess.com live server. Find...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 23:33
Sergey Karjakin and Georg Meier are renowned for their similar python-like style of play, but in their Speed Chess Championship match this week, the reigning world blitz champion proved himself to be faster...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 16:55
GM Wang Hao edged out his compatriot GM Bu Xiangzhi on tiebreak to win the Asian Continental Championship in Chengdu, China. Both players finished on 7.0/9 and qualified for the...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 17:51
A day after the battle between Sergey Karjakin and Georg Meier there's an even higher profile matchup for the 2017 Chess.com Speed Chess Championhip. World number two Wesley So will be...

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Saturday, May 27, 2017 13:16
Many chess tournaments have taken place in casinos, and many famous grandmasters have left left the lion's share of their prizes at the playing tables. I personally know a guy who won a good prize in the...
Friday, May 26, 2017 11:03
The Gothenburg Interzonal (Sweden) in 1955 was a 21-player round robin that was held from August 15 to September 21. The top group was the Soviet players (in no particular order): David Bronstein, Elfim...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 10:41
The top chess player in the United States will be in action today on Chess.com as Wesley So battles the Dutch number-one Anish Giri in the first round of the 2017 Speed Chess...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 9:12
The 2017 Speed Chess Championship continues with an exciting doubleheader this week, and two of the world's most solid chess players kick it off today as the 2016 world championship...

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