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On Chess: A personal reflection on how chess is good for body and soul - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 02:00
On Chess: A personal reflection on how chess is good for body and soul  St. Louis Public Radio

I took my first steps in chess in St. Petersburg when I was 5 years old. In cold Russia, chess is considered one of the mainstream sports to follow. Then,

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On Chess: A personal reflection on how chess is good for body and soul - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 02:00
On Chess: A personal reflection on how chess is good for body and soul  St. Louis Public Radio

I took my first steps in chess in St. Petersburg when I was 5 years old. In cold Russia, chess is considered one of the mainstream sports to follow. Then,

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The exceptional genius of Hou Yifan - ESPN

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 08:04

ESPN

The exceptional genius of Hou Yifan
ESPN
Growing up, Hou Yifan idolized Bobby Fischer, the brash, combative American chess star. "He expressed himself without reservation," she said. "I can't do that. I admire him even if I can't be like him, can't show myself truly." Maria Moschou for ESPN.

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On Chess: Building the future chess elite - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 09:24

On Chess: Building the future chess elite
St. Louis Public Radio
The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis would like to thank former world champion Veselin Topalov, Director Silvio Danailov, the U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria, the Paradise Blue Hotel, Ruslan Yordanov, grand master grand master Krasimir Rusev, ...

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On Chess: Building the future chess elite - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 02:00
On Chess: Building the future chess elite  St. Louis Public Radio

The path to becoming world class in any endeavor isn't always perceptible to those who would like to travel down it. Certainly those who have made it to.

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On Chess: Building the future chess elite - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 02:00
On Chess: Building the future chess elite  St. Louis Public Radio

The path to becoming world class in any endeavor isn't always perceptible to those who would like to travel down it. Certainly those who have made it to.

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So may misyon sa German cheeser - Pilipino Star Ngayon

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 11:34

So may misyon sa German cheeser
Pilipino Star Ngayon
Desidido si So na makapagbigay ng magandang laban sa pagkakataong ito matapos ang masamang kampanya sa Grand Chess Tour - Sinquefield Cup na ginanap sa Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis sa Amerika kamakailan kung saan ...

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So plunges into 2nd round action - The Manila Times

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 10:00

So plunges into 2nd round action
The Manila Times
The 23-year old Cavite City pride is raring to make a good impression this time after his forgettable campaign in the Grand Chess Tour – Sinquefield Cup held recently at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis in US. So, who represents the ...

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A lover of chess, 49ers' Robert Saleh now playing with bigger board - Sacramento Bee

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 09:00

Sacramento Bee

A lover of chess, 49ers' Robert Saleh now playing with bigger board
Sacramento Bee
They started with the type of plastic chess set you can find in any drugstore. If they were missing a piece they'd use a checker as a substitute or simply write “rook” on a scrap of paper. Robert Saleh, the 49ers' new defensive coordinator, used to ...

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Grandmaster Levon Aronian Named Inaugural 2017 Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz Champion - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 15:58

Grandmaster Levon Aronian Named Inaugural 2017 Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz Champion
The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
SAINT LOUIS, Mo. — With the eyes of the world on Saint Louis for the inaugural and historic Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz competition, the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis (CCSCSL) crowned Levon Aronian the champion of the Saint Louis Rapid ...

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US Masters goes to Vladimir Belous - Chessbase News

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 02:00
US Masters goes to Vladimir Belous  Chessbase News

Twenty-four grandmasters turned out for the US Masters 2017, which took place from 23rd to 28th of August in Greensboro, North Carolina. This 6th edition was ...

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On Chess: Summer of chess ends and ushers in next strong classic tournament - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 14:10

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Summer of chess ends and ushers in next strong classic tournament
St. Louis Public Radio
It has been an extremely hectic “Summer of Chess” for the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, starting way back in mid-June with live commentary of Paris/Leuven and finishing strong in August with the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz, featuring ...

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On Chess: Summer of chess ends and ushers in next strong classic tournament - KBIA

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 14:08

KBIA

On Chess: Summer of chess ends and ushers in next strong classic tournament
KBIA
It has been an extremely hectic “Summer of Chess” for the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, starting way back in mid-June with live commentary of Paris/Leuven and finishing strong in August with the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz, featuring ...

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Chess as a Comic Book Trope - Hyperallergic

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 19:00

Hyperallergic

Chess as a Comic Book Trope
Hyperallergic
The World Chess Hall of Fame in St. Louis features over 200 comic books that use the strategies, conflicts, and battles of chess as a narrative theme. Allison Meier2 days ago · Share · Tweet · Email. Charlton Comics, Vol. 1, No. 36. Strange Suspense ...

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On Chess: Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement; Armenian hero Levon Aronian clinches title - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 05:08

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement; Armenian hero Levon Aronian clinches title
St. Louis Public Radio
The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, where the event was held, was packed and there was a line of fans stretching outside the building. Everyone came to watch the legendary world champion play once again. There was a certain energy ...

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