18th Corsican Circuit 2014 – Finale Hou Yifan-Fedorchuk

18th Corsican Circuit 2014 (Bastia FRA) – Games and Results The 18th Corsican Circuit takes place 18th-22nd Oct 2014. A rapid open qualified for a knockout event with Viswanathan Anand and Hou Yifan. Anand was knocked out by Sergey Fedorchuk 1.5-0.5 in the Semi-final after having won all his previous games. Hou Yifan survived an armageddon tie-break to beat Robert Ruck and reach the final All the games were in Bastia. Howver the final takes place in Ajaccio on the 22nd 1pm BST. Games and results below.         18th Oscaro.com Open 2014 Bastia FRA Sat 18th Oct...

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Carlsen-Interview in The Hindu

I know Anand better this time: Magnus Carlsen World champion is doing more of a general preparation for the match. Magnus Carlsen speaks ahead of World Championship rematch next month World chess champion Magnus Carlsen has had a shaky couple of months. The 23-year-old, considered one of the strongest players of all time, was in a tussle with FIDE over the championship rematch with Vishwanathan Anand at Sochi, Russia, in November. He risked losing his title by delaying signing up till the last moment, reportedly over concerns about the political situation in Russia. Carlsen also lost his last...

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Help Magnus Carlsen! Play Magnus Age 24 Theme Contest!

Help Magnus Carlsen! Play Magnus Age 24 Theme Contest! Magnus Carlsen plays chess against himself in his app Play Magnus (www.playmagnus.com) at the age of 14. Watch him reveal some of his thoughts and chess strategy as he plays. Download Play Magnus: http://www.appstore.com/playmagnus

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Hungarian Chess League, (2014/2015) Round 1. 2014. október 12 Games pgn

Hungarian Chess League, (2014/2015) Round 1. 2014. október 12 Games pgn NB I. Szabó László csoport (2014/2015) 1. forduló Korábbi cikk – previous...

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Áder Jánosnál vacsorázott Polgár Judit

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The 18th Corsican Circuit is taking place on 18-22nd October 2014 in Corsica, France.

18th Corsican Circuit 2014 The 18th Corsican Circuit is taking place on 18-22nd October 2014 in Corsica, France. The 18th Corsican Circuit is taking place on 18-22nd October 2014 in Corsica, an island in the Mediterranean Sea belonging to France. The hefty prize fund in the amount of 95.000 € gathers 800 players from 30 different countries, including the former World Champion Viswanathan Anand, the reigning World Women’s Champion Yifan Hou, last year’s winner Ivan Saric, Pavel Tregubov, Romain Edouard, Csaba Balogh, Dariusz Swiercz, Igor Kovalenko, Martyn Kravtsiv and many others GMs...

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