Archive for June 1st, 2014

Dear chess community, This year has been quite eventful thus far. The year began with the coronation of a new World Champion, the Tata Steel Classic and the ratcheting up of the FIDE Presidential campaign. In March there was the Candidates tournament to determine who Carlsen would face in November in his first defense. No […]

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New in Chess (2014/3)

Viswanathan Anand made what was perhaps the most impressive comeback in recent times with his epic win at the Candidates Tournament. With his win he earned the right to face Magnus Carlsen who dethroned him last December in Anand’s hometown. While sponsors have not been secured yet, the November rematch will prove to be a […]

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