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It is always sensible to force the exchange of pieces when you have an extra pawn or piece rather than try to finish the game with some fireworks, searching for a spectacular check-mate. However on the other hand it is better to complicate the ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
5236170 The wider media has beenquick to herald Phiona Mutesi a chess prodigy. She certainly faced odds, too: Born into poverty in Uganda, a young girl, learning and then competing in the world's most competitive and ubiquitous board game. What ...Daily Caller, 1 month ago
Standings after round 9 (of 11) (in tie-break order) 1-2. USA, Ukraine, 16/18 3. Russia, 15/18 4-6. Georgia, Czech Republic, India, 14/18 7-20. Canada, Azerbaijan 1, Iran, England, Latvia, Moldova, Vietnam, Greece, Slovenia, Norway, Spain, ...Business World, 1 month ago
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