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Moscow GP, R1 Tiebreaks: Nakamura & So march on

US stars Wesley So and Hikaru Nakamura both won their first
tiebreak games with White and then drew with Black to reach the quarterfinals
of the FIDE Grand Prix in Moscow. Wesley took advantage of a huge blunder by
Jan-Krzysztof Duda in an equal position, while Teimour Radjabov stumbled into a
position where he suddenly couldn’t move and was smoothly dispatched by
Nakamura. Duda in particular…

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Moscow GP, R1.2: Dubov stars as big names tumble

Daniil Dubov played one of the games of the year to knock
top seed Anish Giri out of the FIDE Moscow Grand Prix, but there was drama
everywhere. Wesley So hit back to take his match with Jan-Krzysztof Duda to
tiebreaks, but Levon Aronian and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov couldn’t win on demand
against Ian Nepomniachtchi and Radek Wojtaszek. Also through are Alexander
Grischuk, Peter Svidler and Wei…

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THW Kiel win EHF Cup for the 4th time

THW Kiel celebrate the fourth trophy in EHF Cup. The “Zebras” have won “German final” against Fuchse Berlin 26:22 (16:10) in front of home fans in sold out “Sparkassen Arena” in Kiel.The third place won FC Porto Sofarma by beating TT Holstebro 28:26. THW Kiel: N....

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Animal Farm On The Chess Board

Animal Kingdom is a recent piece by the Italian contemporary artist Alessandro Gallo, who combines his usual style, where animals play an important role, with the game of chess. Chess.com spoke to Gallo about his work and his views on chess & … …

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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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Moscow GP, R1 Tiebreaks: Nakamura & So march on

Moscow GP, R1 Tiebreaks: Nakamura & So march on

US stars Wesley So and Hikaru Nakamura both won their first
tiebreak games with White and then drew with Black to reach the quarterfinals
of the FIDE Grand Prix in Moscow. Wesley took advantage of a huge blunder by
Jan-Krzysztof Duda in an equal position, while Teimour Radjabov stumbled into a
position where he suddenly couldn’t move and was smoothly dispatched by
Nakamura. Duda in particular…

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Moscow GP, R1.2: Dubov stars as big names tumble

Moscow GP, R1.2: Dubov stars as big names tumble

Daniil Dubov played one of the games of the year to knock
top seed Anish Giri out of the FIDE Moscow Grand Prix, but there was drama
everywhere. Wesley So hit back to take his match with Jan-Krzysztof Duda to
tiebreaks, but Levon Aronian and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov couldn’t win on demand
against Ian Nepomniachtchi and Radek Wojtaszek. Also through are Alexander
Grischuk, Peter Svidler and Wei…

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Animal Farm On The Chess Board

Animal Farm On The Chess Board

Animal Kingdom is a recent piece by the Italian contemporary artist Alessandro Gallo, who combines his usual style, where animals play an important role, with the game of chess. Chess.com spoke to Gallo about his work and his views on chess & … …

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Adair, Murtagh trip up World Cup-bound Afghanistan

Adair, Murtagh trip up World Cup-bound Afghanistan

© Getty Images Ireland 210 (Stirling 71, Porterfield 53, Aftab 3-28, Dawlat 3-35) beat Afghanistan 138 (Asghar 29, Nabi 27, Adair 4-19, Murtagh 2-12) by 72 runs World Cup-bound Afghanistan were tripped up by Ireland, who made excellent use of cold and blustery...

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Rain ends promising match in a disappointing draw

Rain ends promising match in a disappointing draw

Will Jacks on the run © Getty Images Surrey 380 (Burns 107, Elgar 103) and 255 for 8 (Burns 78, Jacks 54) drew with Somerset 398 (Gregory 129*, Hildreth 90) Rain ruined the prospect of an exciting finish to the County Championship match between Somerset and Surrey at...

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Ewan: ‘Victory is a relief’

Ewan: ‘Victory is a relief’

Having not yet notched a major victory in Lotto-Soudal colors, Ewan's stage 8 Giro victory eases the mounting pressure. Read the full article at Ewan: ‘Victory is a relief’ on...

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Time trial could give Roglic more advantage

Time trial could give Roglic more advantage

In the absence of Tom Dumoulin, Primoz Roglic is hot favorite for stage 9's time trial. However, the hilly profile means GC contenders Simon Yates and Miguel Angel Lopez should be more than able to limit losses. Read the full article at Time trial could give Roglic...

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