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Chess.com

The Wait Is Kaspar-over
Chess.com
The 10 players crossed the street to the World Chess Hall of Fame for the official opening ceremony. As you would expect, 90 percent of the focus was on 10 percent of the field. And his name was Kasparov. "There is tremendous buzz," GM Maurice Ashley ...

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Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 20:42


Washington Post

World Chess wants to hook up grandmasters to heart monitors to make matches 'more exciting'
Washington Post
Watching two grandmasters play chess can be a tedious affair, especially for those unfamiliar with the nuances of the game. But now organizers of the World Chess Championship, the game's largest and most prestigious event, have come up with a plan to ...

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Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 13:31


Chess.com

So Suffers At Sinquefield; Carlsen Misses Another Win
Chess.com
Caruana and MVL, good friends off the board, just before their game, while World Chess Hall Of Fame chief curator Shannon Bailey rings the bell to start the round. | Photo: Maria Emelianova. But as Najdorf player you shouldn't get scared of a novelty.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 21:11


Markets Insider

Fashion's Emerging Designers and Global Chess Stars Unveil the World's First Chess Uniform in Saint Louis
Markets Insider
SAINT LOUIS, Aug. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in history, the classic game of chess has not only one, but six uniforms, thanks to a partnership between the World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) and the Saint Louis Fashion Incubator (SLFI).

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 09:23


PR Newswire (press release)

Fashion's Emerging Designers and Global Chess Stars Unveil the World's First Chess Uniform in Saint Louis
PR Newswire (press release)
World Chess Hall of Fame and Saint Louis Fashion Fund award Designer Audra Noyes the winning design of the Pinned! Designer Chess Challenge at the 2017 Sinquefield Cup Opening Ceremonies ...

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 09:07


NBCNews.com

Trump Taps LGBTQ-Rights Opponent Sam Brownback as Religious Freedom Ambassador
NBCNews.com
Last Wednesday, on what LGBTQ advocates have called the “administration's anti-LGBT day,” President Donald Trump said he would nominate Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, a vocal opponent of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights, as ...

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Monday, July 31, 2017 - 11:20


"Pinned!" A Designer Chess Challenge"
Webster Kirkwood Times
Pinned! is a first-of-its-kind designer challenge, developed in partnership with the World Chess Hall of Fame and Saint Louis Fashion Fund to celebrate the intersection of chess and fashion. Each designer has created an ensemble for today's chess ...

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 11:41


3rd Annual Comic Con
West End Word
... Danny Houk, Real Deal Deadpool, Mega Giganto, Café Bot, Greg McGraphics, Designs by Myranda, Art of Tabby, Tyler B. Ruff, Shannon Dybvig Keybound, Caitlin Moriarity and Coyote Bynum Sky Faraday, Pixel Pop Festival and World Chess Hall of Fame.

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 01:33


3rd Annual Comic Con
South County Times
... Danny Houk, Real Deal Deadpool, Mega Giganto, Café Bot, Greg McGraphics, Designs by Myranda, Art of Tabby, Tyler B. Ruff, Shannon Dybvig Keybound, Caitlin Moriarity and Coyote Bynum Sky Faraday, Pixel Pop Festival and World Chess Hall of Fame.

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 01:33


3rd Annual Comic Con
Webster Kirkwood Times
... Danny Houk, Real Deal Deadpool, Mega Giganto, Café Bot, Greg McGraphics, Designs by Myranda, Art of Tabby, Tyler B. Ruff, Shannon Dybvig Keybound, Caitlin Moriarity and Coyote Bynum Sky Faraday, Pixel Pop Festival and World Chess Hall of Fame.

Google News Monday, July 17, 2017 - 01:33

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