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The Most Interesting Opening Ideas From The 2022 Candidates

The 2022 FIDE Candidates Tournament recently ended with a convincing victory for GM Ian Nepomniachtchi. The best chess players in the world prepare for months for such an important tournament and try to find new opening ideas. The question for amateur chess players is: what can be learned from these opening battles and how can …

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Who are the Botez sisters? History, Twitch earnings, more

BotezLive is a Twitch channel consisting of Alexandra and Andrea Botez, two chess champions who have spearheaded the rise in popularity of chess on the streaming platform. Older sister Alexandra quickly became an accomplished chess player before turning to Twitch. As a player, Alexandra became the five-time Canadian National Girls Champion and won the US …

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Padel Meets Chess. PUMA Ambassador Momo González and Magnus Carlsen Talk About the Importance of Staying Focused in Their Sport

HERZOGENAURACH, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Professional Padel Player Jerónimo “Momo” González and World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen challenge themselves by entering each other’s worlds. In an interview with Sports company PUMA, the two athletes speak about the importance of staying focused in both Padel and Chess before they get into a 1:1 Padel game. About the importance of …

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Indian origin siblings look to shine for Ireland at Chess Olympiad | Chess News

Indian origin siblings Tarun and Trisha Kanyamarala are in the midst of a golden run on the chess circuit in Ireland. While Trisha — Ireland’s first-ever WIM (Woman International Master) — won the Irish women’s championship last month, her elder brother Tarun bagged the men’s (open) crown on Sunday. The duo — with roots in …

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Chess Played Quick Bullet Edition 2022: All The Information

Chess Played Quick is Chess.com’s series of events where top chess streamers do speedruns and complete bounties for prizes. the 2022 Chess Played Quick Bullet Edition starts on July 21 at 10 a.m. PT/19:00 CEST† The event features top streamers doing a bullet speedrun to reach the highest rating possible and complete multiple bounties for …

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