Attorney General Bob Ferguson: A chess master explains political moves – Seattle PI

By Joel Connelly, SeattlePI Published 4:28 pm PDT, Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson acts as the Grand Marshal of Seattle’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson acts as the Grand Marshal of Seattle’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday, March 17, 2018. […]

Goryachkina Wins Women's Candidates Ahead Of Anna Muzychuk – Chess.com

Aleksandra Goryachkina of Russia had already secured victory at the FIDE women’s candidates’ tournament and so her final round loss was easy to handle. Anna Muzychuk of Ukraine finished in second place, 1.5 points behind the winner. It became clear as the 2019 Women’s candidates drew to its close that one has got to have drive and guts […]

21-year-old Indonesian beats one of the best chess players in the world at an international tournament – Mashable SE Asia

Medina Warda Aulia has emerged victorious after defeating Ivan Sokolov, Netherlands’ grandmaster. The Indonesia women chess grandmaster was considered an underdog at the second round at the JAPFA GM & WGM International Chess Tournament 2019 but she proved critics wrong. “I started the match a little slow but I managed to improve the pace before […]

Norway Chess: Caruana Beats Carlsen In Last Round Armageddon – Chess.com

Fabiano Caruana played an excellent Armageddon game to become the only player to beat Magnus Carlsen at the 2019 Altibox Norway Chess tournament despite missing a study-like win in the standard game. Levon Aronian and Yu Yangyi shared third place. “It’s nice to have the tournament victory in hand but it’s a huge game tomorrow,” Carlsen said, the […]

Today: Junior Speed Chess Match Xiong vs. Smirnov – Chess.com

Sponsored by ChessKid, the Chess.com Junior Speed Chess Championship continues on Friday with its sixth match, this time between America’s top junior GM Jeffery Xiong and Australia’s top junior GM Anton Smirnov. After Alexey Sarana became the first quarterfinalist of the tournament bracket’s western hemisphere, we’ll have our next match in the round of 16 […]

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