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'Girls don't have the brains to play chess': grandmaster
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The exhibition match between Nigel Short and Garry Kasparov this weekend in St. Louis is likely to be hard-fought and also well-covered in mainstream media for extraneous reasons. Short expressed provocative opinions in a recent column (Short ... Business Standard, 5 hours ago
'Chess is for kings, not for queens' Times Live South Africa, 3 days ago
Women not wired to play chess? Femina, 3 days ago

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Ukip leader Nigel Farage to appear on BBC poll show

Nigel Farage will take part in a Question Time-style special on BBC One shortly after David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg are quizzed in the final pre-election TV showdown. The Ukip leader will take audience questions in a 30 minute programme, ...
 Irish Independent1 week ago Britain's Season of Despair  Slate Magazine1 day ago EXPOSED: Farage's Tory Challenger Makes Money From EU Migrants  Breitbart.com1 day ago Nigel Farage on target to win: Poll puts him NINE points ahead of Tory rival  Scottish Daily Express1 day ago

Short wins 2015 Thai Open Chess Championship in Pattaya

English Grandmaster Nigel Short was crowned the 2015 Thai Open Chess Champion after a nail-biting final round in which the top two seeds crashed to their only losses of the tournament. A large crowd gathered at the Dusit Thani in Pattaya on ...
 Pattaya Mail16 hours ago Nigel Short infuriates players with 'women no good at chess' jibe  Rediff.com4 days ago Leading female chess players slam Nigel Short over 'women no good at chess' jibe  Business Standard4 days ago Female Chess Legend: We Are Capable of the Same Fight as Any Other Man  Time3 days ago

Chess Grandmaster Says There Is Gender Inequality In The Game Because Men And Women Are 'Hard-Wired Very Differently'

British chess grandmaster Nigel Short is responding to criticism after recently arguing that inherent differences in men's and women's brains may explain why there are fewer female chess champions than males ones. "Men and women's brains are ...
 Huffington Post1 day ago British chess grandmaster says women are 'hard-wired' to be worse at chess than men  UPI3 days ago
Northern Territory News

Women's brains are smaller

Nigel Short, on the left, has sparked controversy in the chess community. Source: THE Queen may be the most versatile piece on the board but it's the king that holds the true power. UK chess grandmaster Nigel Short may have taken this chess board ...
 Northern Territory News3 days ago The Ron Burgundy of chess  Herald Sun3 days ago
New Yorker

British grandmaster says women are worse at chess because they have smaller brains

Nigel Short, a chess grandmaster currently ranked 64th in the world, has found himself in the middle of a media storm after he wrote that men are better than woman at chess because their brains are hard-wired differently. The claim appearedin a ...
 USA Today2 days ago Grandmaster says women can't compete at chess because of smaller brains  MSN Canada1 day ago UK chess grand master slams women  Sky News Australia4 days ago The Return of the Chess Cheat  New Yorker6 days ago
The Telegraph

Polgar hits out at Short

British chess master Nigel Short has made a bad opening gambit by saying women are inferior at the game, says former Hungarian Grandmaster Judit Polgar, who has defeated the Briton eight times to three. Short set off a flurry of controversy this month when he ...
 The Telegraph2 days ago Tempest on a chess board: Hungary's Polgar disputes UK's Short  Reuters UK2 days ago Not short on talent  AhmedabadMirror.com2 days ago Tempest on a chess board - Hungary's Polgar disputes UK's Short  Yahoo! UK and Ireland2 days ago

Chess grandmaster who lost to a woman says men have bigger brains

If British chess grandmaster Nigel Short's theory is correct, the queen better leave the driving to the king. It's not that woman are inferior. No. They just have smaller brains, Short said in an interview with Sky News, in which he tried to defend ...
 New York Post4 days ago The Margin: Chess grandmaster: Men have bigger brains, are better drivers  Austin American Statesman4 days ago

Checkmate: how British grandmaster Nigel Short became a pawn

For a top-ranked chess player with an enviable ability to think strategically, it was an uncharacteristically The British grandmaster has since had to mount more than a Sicilian defence. He has been condemned for perceived sexism (he compounded ...
 Sydney Morning Herald2 days ago

Men Just Better At Some Things, Says Chess Champ

British chess grandmaster Nigel Short has defended his comments after claiming women were inferior at the game because of their brain wiring. Nigel Short told Sky News that men had 10% larger brains than women and "more grey matter", and pointed ...
 Sky News4 days ago A chess champion says men are hardwired to be better at the game and people aren't happy  TheJournal.ie4 days ago
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