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Tuesday, September 01, 2015 22:59
FLAST REPORT -- "They say the third time counts." GM Levon Aronian's numerology and precise play ended any drama in the final round of the 2015 Sinquefield Cup. That was just fine with him. "I should be the...
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 5:11
Round eight of the 2015 Sinquefield Cup brought inclement weather. The "rainout" washed away all the wins, which had been floating in all fortnight. The "do nothing" round was just fine for leader GM Levon...
Monday, August 31, 2015 18:45
On Sunday GM Nils Grandelius scored his career'st best result, winning the strong Abu Dhabi Masters on tiebreak. The 22-year-old Swedish GM edged out GMs Martyn Kravtsiv,...
Monday, August 31, 2015 4:23
The first two-thirds of the 2015 Sinquefield Cup portended a photo finish, but round seven suggested you may need a wide-angle lens. GM Levon Aronian used a painful lesson from two...

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Tuesday, September 01, 2015 9:15
Chess.com member Nietsoj wrote: “I read your recent post where you answered a question about aiming for a 2000 rating. Just as so many other amateur players, I have the same goal, and I am wondering...
Monday, August 31, 2015 11:05
I will not hide the fact that I love to hear the spectators react after a sacrifice of a piece or pawn. I dont think that there is anything bad in such a feeling; no artist or musician is indifferent to the...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 21:41
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Saturday, August 29, 2015 13:47
The first part of this article has brought a great response and many reader suggestions. But I have a confession to make. It was a totally tongue-in-cheek article and I...

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