GM David Bronstein was born on February 19, 1924.

GM David Bronstein was born on February 19, 1924. One of the strongest players of the mid-twentieth century, he narrowly missed becoming the world champion in 1951, drawing the match with Mikhail Botvinnik 12-12 (so the title stayed with the holder). David Ionovich Bronstein (Russian: Дави́д Ио́нович Бронште́йн; February 19, 1924 – December 5, 2006) was a Soviet chess player. Awarded the title of International Grandmaster by FIDE in 1950, he narrowly missed becoming World Chess Champion in 1951. Bronstein was one of the world’s strongest players from the...

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Cannes Open 2019

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3rd Women FIDE GP Series 2019/20, 1 – 14 Mar 2019/20, Lausanne (Switzerland)

3rd Women FIDE GP Series 2019/20, 1 – 14 Mar 2019/20, Lausanne (Switzerland) The third leg of Women Grand PrixFIDE starts in Lausanne on March 1. It is a chance for pursuers to catch up with the leader Humpy Koneru who skips this tournament. Here are the current top...

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Prague Chess Festival R5: Vidit Beats Firouzja, Increases Lead

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International Chess Open Graz 2020 – 02 – 14 – 21 – Magyar résztvevökkel R1-R3

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