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Tuesday, September 26, 2017 0:12
GM James Tarjan is either 65, or only three, depending on how you count. Either way, his chess was good enough to take out former World Champion GM Vladimir Kramnik in round three of the 2017 Chess.com Isle of...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 0:02
Game two and three of the FIDE World Cup final also ended in draws. If Levon Aronian holds the draw as Black vs Ding Liren tomorrow, we'll see a tiebreak on Wednesday. Ding might have two...
Monday, September 25, 2017 12:05
Thanks to two German IMs in their 20s, now only two of the top five seeds have perfect scores after 48 hours in the 2017 Chess.com Isle of Man International. Both GM Fabiano Caruana...
Sunday, September 24, 2017 18:44
Two weeks after the most famous missing fabric in chess, the principal participants and some associated parties have responded. Mostly, they've dug in to their positions. On...

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Saturday, September 23, 2017 7:33
It is not a big secret that I devote a lot of space in my articles to Hikaru Nakamura's chess. The reason is not even that just like thousands of his fans I am rooting for a grandmaster who has a unique,...
Friday, September 22, 2017 11:14
The Chess.com member Kingdom_chess2 asked: “Why is the King’s Indian Attack less popular at the top level? Is there any specific reason?” JS: The KIA (King’s Indian Attack) was...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 2:37
     For nearly 20 years computers have dominated chess.  These advanced devises not only defeat the best players, but have become indispensable as training tools,...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 1:47
In pursuit of a topic for my very first article on Chess.com, I decided to go over my recent games and see if anything interesting would come up. I got really excited when I touched...

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