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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 12:41

Chess notes
The Boston Globe
The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis is up to its great chess promoting tricks again with the sponsorship of the 2017 Spring Classic . This invitational event consists of three round-robin tournaments featuring promising young players ...

Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 02:00
Chess notes  The Boston Globe

The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis is up to its great chess promoting tricks again with the sponsorship of the 2017 Spring Classic .

On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament - KBIA

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:39

KBIA

On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament
KBIA
Finegold has secured several GM norms across the U.S. and is a familiar face around the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis and a popular name within the Club's Resident Grandmaster rotation. Finegold has offered outstanding commentary for ...

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On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:07

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament
St. Louis Public Radio
Finegold has secured several GM norms across the U.S. and is a familiar face around the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis and a popular name within the Club's Resident Grandmaster rotation. Finegold has offered outstanding commentary for ...

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Armenia's Hayk Martirosyan to participate in Match of the Millennials: USA vs the World - Panorama.am

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 03:12

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Armenia's Hayk Martirosyan to participate in Match of the Millennials: USA vs the World
Panorama.am
The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, in cooperation with US Chess Federation and World Chess Federation (FIDE), organizes the Match of the Millennials: USA vs the World to be held 24- 29 July 2017 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 02:00
On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament  St. Louis Public Radio

The biggest chess event of all time was held May 12-15 in Nashville. In total, 5,577 players vied for prizes in the three national events which are held together at ...

On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 02:00
On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament  St. Louis Public Radio

The biggest chess event of all time was held May 12-15 in Nashville. In total, 5,577 players vied for prizes in the three national events which are held together at ...

On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps? | KBIA - KBIA

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 20:03

KBIA

On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps? | KBIA
KBIA
Having served as Resident Grandmaster for the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis for the past three weeks, I have had the opportunity to.

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On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps? | St ... - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 14:19

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps? | St ...
St. Louis Public Radio
Having served as Resident Grandmaster for the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis for the past three weeks, I have had the opportunity to.

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On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps? - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 02:00
On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps?  St. Louis Public Radio

Having served as Resident Grandmaster for the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis for the past three weeks, I have had the opportunity to.

On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps? - St. Louis Public Radio

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 02:00
On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps?  St. Louis Public Radio

Having served as Resident Grandmaster for the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis for the past three weeks, I have had the opportunity to.

GM So cops runner-up plum in Azerbaijan - The Manila Times

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 08:04

GM So cops runner-up plum in Azerbaijan
The Manila Times
Filipino Grandmaster (GM) Wesley So settled for the runner-up trophy in the 2017 Shamkir Chess-Gashimov Memorial Chess Championship held at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Shamkir, Azerbaijan. The 23-year-old So, who represents the United States ...

How St Louis became America's chess capital - The Economist (blog)

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 02:21

The Economist (blog)

How St Louis became America's chess capital
The Economist (blog)
ST LOUIS is a troubled, shrinking city in the American Midwest. Its population peaked at 850,000 in the 1950s. Decades of middle-class flight have left it with only 315,000 residents, of which almost one-third live at or below the federal poverty level.

So scores crucial 5th round victory - The Manila Times

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 07:06

So scores crucial 5th round victory
The Manila Times
Filipino Grandmaster Wesley So posted a crucial fifth round victory over Russian GM Vladimir Kramnik to get back on track in the 2017 Shamkir Chess-Gashimov Memorial Chess Championship being held at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Shamkir, Azerbaijan.

On Chess: When your chess opponent wears a cape | St. Louis ... - St. Louis Public Radio

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 21:44

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: When your chess opponent wears a cape | St. Louis ...
St. Louis Public Radio
Children enjoy the intersection of chess and comics at the opening reception for "POW! Capturing Superheroes, Chess & Comics" at the World Chess Hall of ...

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Chess notes - The Boston Globe

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 15:14

The Boston Globe

Chess notes
The Boston Globe
Catching up on some tournament results; Englishman David Howell, in perhaps his first visit to the States, won the “A” Group of 2017 St. Louis Winter Invitational at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, earning $5,000. Brandeis grad and ...

On Chess: Professional players through the eyes of a grandmaster ... - St. Louis Public Radio

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 17:50

St. Louis Public Radio

On Chess: Professional players through the eyes of a grandmaster ...
St. Louis Public Radio
From March 27 until mid-April, I had the chance to be grandmaster in residence at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis. Being at the “mecca”

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