8-year-old to play Arnold Schwarzenegger in chess

8-year-old to play Arnold Schwarzenegger in chess   She’s an 8-year-old chess phenom. He’s a 67-year-old bodybuilder-turned-actor-turned-politician — who, as it happens, plays a bit of chess himself. Emma Cheng vs. Arnold Schwarzenegger. They face off at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Arnold Kids Expo at the Ohio Expo Center. Like the kids expo, chess is new to the Arnold this year. Emma, though, a Dublin third-grader and one of the state’s top-ranked girl players, is an old pro. She’s been at this since she was 5. “I’m a little bit nervous,” she said, “and also very...

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Malakhov wins Petrov Memorial Blitz

Malakhov wins Petrov Memorial Blitz Russian grandmaster won the Vladimir Petrov Memorial Blitz tournament with 8 points in 10 games. The first tournament of the Petrov MEmorial ended with a four way tie for first wFull resultsith Malakhov edging out Fridman, Gunina and van Wely. Full info Korábbi cikk – previous article CLICK ON IMAGE live Petrov Mem Blitz 2015 (10 Rds Swiss Indiv TC: 3m+3spm) – Games in PGN: Games Blitz | Official Site Petrov Mem Blitz 2015 Jurmala LAT Fri 6th Mar 2015 – Fri 6th Mar 2015 Leading Final Round 10...

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Mattokkal érték el a sikereket a diákok

Mattokkal érték el a sikereket a diákok Nagyhalász – Egyéniben és csapatban is ott lesznek a nagyhalászi iskola diákjai az országos döntőben.       Történelmi eseménynek adott otthont február 14-én nagyhalászi Csuha Antal Baptista Általános Iskola, ugyanis első alkalommal lehetett a házigazdája a megyei diákolimpia egyéni sakkdöntőjének az oktatási intézmény. – A rendezvényen közel 130 gyermek vett részt amatőr, illetve értékszámos kategóriában. Az ötfordulós verseny svájci rendszerben történt, 2×25 perc volt a játékidő...

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Vladimir Petrov memorial (rapid) 2015, 7 – 8 Mar 2015, Jurmala (Latvia)

4th annual Vladmir Petrov Memorial will be held on March 6-7, 2015 in Jurmala, Latvia. The aim of the tournament is to pay tribute to one of the brightest representatives of Latvian Chess ever who tragically died in Soviet camps during the Second World War. The tournament will be supported by Vladimir Petrovs family among others. The festival will feature some of the worlds top players as well as leading Latvian grandmasters and chess lovers from all around the world. The prize fund is 14 600 EUR. The tournament director is GM Alexei Shirov. Registration requests should be directed to the...

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European Individual Chess Championship 2015-02-24 – 2015-03-09

European Individual Chess Championship 2015-02-24 – 2015-03-09 Organizer(s) Israel chess federation (ICF), European chess union (ECU) Federation Israel ( ISR ) Tournament director Rami Tal Chief Arbiter Almog Burstein Arbiter Alexander Bakh Time control 90 minutes for 40 mives + 30 minutes till the end of the game + 30 seconds per move from the start. Location Jerusalem, Israel Player Overview of a federation No. Name FideID FED RtgI 55 GM Erdos Viktor 719978 HUN 2615 79 GM Banusz Tamas 722413 HUN 2582 EICC 2015 All Games Next Monday, February 23rd,...

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