Levon Aronian clinched clear 1st in the St. Louis Rapid and Blitz with a dominating 24.5 score, 3 points ahead of his closest competitors. Here are a few of the tactical highlights from the action-packed blitz segment.
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After 9 captivating rounds of rapid chess, Levon Aronian is the clear leader with 5 impressive victories.
13th World Champion and acclaimed author and speaker Garry Kasparov is currently playing the STL Rapid and Blitz (August 14-19), his first foray back into…
The Sinquefield Cup ended with a thrilling victory by Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. This paved the way to a clear victory for the Frenchman, as his main…
The final round at the Sinquefield Cup on Friday, August 11th features five potential contenders for the Cup. Tournament leaders Vishy Anand, Maxime Vachier Lagrave and…
Here are a few of the most interesting tactical, positional, and endgame moments that have occurred in the event so far.
The Sinquefield Cup, the strongest tournament in the country, begins tomorrow. This year’s field features the return of World Champion Magnus Carlsen to the Grand Chess Tour, 7 players from the world’s top 10, and a 2788 average rating.
Philadelphia — GM Tigran L. Petrosian knew if he drew in the final round of the World Open he might have to split first…
Follow along in So’s footsteps by solving tactical puzzles from his games.
Congrats to GM Tigran Petrosian for winning clear first at the National Open in Las Vegas, with a score of 5/6. This earns Tigran $8000 and…
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