ESPN re-airs GM Maurice Ashley segment!!

GM Maurice Ashley was featured on ESPN's show, "THE LIFE" on Saturday, 21st of July. The show received rave reviews and will be re-aired! The segment features a lengthy interview by ESPN's Donovan McNabb of  GM Ashley concerning his evolution as a chess player and his efforts with the Harlem Chess Center. GM Ashley's involvement with kids in the inner city has drawn fulsome praise as he has served as a role model for aspiring chess Masters here and far. GM Ashley has hosted an annual Chess Festival drawing hundreds of enthusiastic children.  Be sure to tune in at to see "Brother GM" represent!! The times are:

Wednesday, July 25
4:30 p.m. on ESPN; 6:30 p.m. on ESPN Classic; 9:30 p.m. on ESPN2

Friday, July 27
12:00 a.m. on ESPN

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Posted by The Chess Drum: 24 July 2001

GM Maurice Ashley at 2001 National Open