Carlsen-Ding Liren, Rd 6 (photo Lennart Ootes)

A Tale of Two Leaders

Two rest days. Two tournament leaders. Two very different stories. Magnus Carlsen leads the 2019 Altibox Norway Chess Tournament on its second rest day by…

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Nakamura and So watch MVL and Carlsen (photo Lennart Ootes)

Americans Abroad: May 14th

In this new periodic feature here at CLO, we’ll check in with top American players as they compete in important international events. This week we…

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Topalov-Dominguez (photo Austin Fuller)

Champions Showdown Concludes

With five days of rapid and blitz in the books, the Champions Showdown concluded on Sunday, February 24th. Only Fabiano Caruana had clinched match victory…

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