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The tiger of Madras proved them wrong!!!

The tiger of Madras proved them wrong!!!

02/04/2014 at 23:13 0 comments

After his defeat with Magnus carlsen in their match for the world championship last year, the critics of the entire chess world were merciless with him: his play was becoming too shy, his drawing rate was very high, he was too aged for and old for a number one, heRead More

Candidates round one- The Madras tiger strikes!!!

Candidates round one- The Madras tiger strikes!!!

14/03/2014 at 02:28 0 comments

The FIDE Candidates Tournament is taking place in Khanty-Mansiysk (Russia). The first round started today at 15h00 (GMT+6) with very interesting and promising pairings the players waiting for the start of the round Round one Round one – 13.03.2014, 15:00h (GMT+6) Andreikin Dmitry ½-½ Kramnik Vladimir Karjakin Sergey ½-½ SvidlerRead More

The candidates tournament on the starting blocks

The candidates tournament on the starting blocks

13/03/2014 at 00:08 0 comments

The  most expected individual tournament of the year -the FIDE Candidates Tournament is taking place in Khanty-Mansiysk (Russia). The first round will start on Thursday, March 13 at 3 p.m. local time, the final round is on Sunday, March 30, 2014. The event is a double round robin (14 rounds).Read More

2014 Candidates Preview

2014 Candidates Preview

08/03/2014 at 01:22 0 comments

The Candidates tournament is an eight player double round-robin event played over fourteen rounds in all. It will be held in the Russian city of Khanty Mansiysk from the 13th to the 30 th of march . The winner will challenge Magnus Carlsen in the world Championship that is toRead More