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U.S. Chess Championships Take Off In St. Louis

Jeffery Xiong is the early leader at the 2019 U.S. championship thanks to a win with the black pieces vs Timur Gareyev. All six games in the women's championship were decisive. Moved up a bit in the calendar, the 2019 U.S. championships (open an… …

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Sick Cleverly cancels WBO defence

Sick Cleverly cancels WBO defence

Nathan Cleverly has been forced to withdraw from his WBO light-heavyweight title defence against Robin Krasniqi due to illness.The Welsh star was set to face the Kosovan on 28 April at the Royal Albert Hall, London, but has been unable to train for his fourth title...

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Scot Taylor secures Team GB place

Scot Taylor secures Team GB place

Lightweight Josh Taylor has qualified for the Olympics, ensuring there will be one Scot in the GB boxing team.Taylor will fight in the 60kg division after reaching the semi-finals of the final European qualifying event, coupled with Sam Maxwell's defeat.Middleweight...

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Groves out of world title fight

Groves out of world title fight

George Groves has pulled out of his WBO world title fight against Robert Stieglitz on 5 May because of injury. The British and Commonwealth super-middleweight champion was injured while training in Northern Cyprus. "I am truly sorry to everyone who will be affected by...

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GB boxers progress in qualifier

GB boxers progress in qualifier

Heavyweight Warren Baister moved a step closer to Olympic qualification with a thrilling win over France's Abdoulaye Diane in the final qualifying tournament in Trabzon, Turkey.The Sunderland boxer must win his 91kg category to make the Games and his 18-17 victory put...

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Fury stops Rogan in Belfast bout

Fury stops Rogan in Belfast bout

Former British and Commonwealth heavyweight champion Tyson Fury maintained his unbeaten record as he stopped veteran Martin Rogan in five rounds in Saturday's bout in Belfast.Fury, 23, made a tentative start as Rogan produced the better work in the first two rounds at...

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U.S. Chess Championships Take Off In St. Louis

U.S. Chess Championships Take Off In St. Louis

Jeffery Xiong is the early leader at the 2019 U.S. championship thanks to a win with the black pieces vs Timur Gareyev. All six games in the women's championship were decisive. Moved up a bit in the calendar, the 2019 U.S. championships (open an… …

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Carlsen & Giri’s #MoveForEquality

Carlsen & Giri’s #MoveForEquality

Arch rivals Magnus Carlsen and Anish Giri combined yesterday
to break a rule in chess – the convention that White goes first! The exhibition
game was played to highlight the fight for equality on the eve of today’s United
Nations’ International
Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Here at chess24 we’re
marking the day with a 12-hour Banterthon with Grandmasters Jan Gustafsson, Loek
van Wely and…

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Nakamura-So as US Champs kick off in Saint Louis

Nakamura-So as US Champs kick off in Saint Louis

Hikaru Nakamura faces Wesley So in Round 1 as the 2019 US
Championship gets underway in Saint Louis today. Fabiano Caruana starts with a
remarkable 57-point rating edge over 2nd seed So, but with defending champion
Sam Shankland now also joined by Leinier Dominguez, whose switch from the Cuban
to the US Chess Federation came through last December, it’s set to be a tougher
event than…

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BCCI likely to advertise for India coach position

BCCI likely to advertise for India coach position

Ravi Shastri has his eyes on the nets © AFP With the World Cup fast approaching, the question of whether Ravi Shastri and the rest of the Indian coaching staff will get an extension is becoming significant. The contracts of Shastri and his coaching staff, who were...

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