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Candidates matches begin May 5 in Kazan at 7am EDT. Kramnik-Radjabov, Kamsky-Topalov, Grischuk-Aronian, Mamedyarov-Gelfand.
The 20th and final edition of Melody Amber blindfold and rapid tournament begins on the 12th. Anand, Carlsen, Kramnik, Aronian, Topalov, Nakamura, Grischuk, Ivanchuk, Karjakin, Gelfand, Gashimov, and Giri.
Candidates matches begin on May 3 in Kazan. Topalov (BUL) - Kamsky (USA), Kramnik (RUS) - Radjabov (AZE), Aronian (ARM) - Grischuk (RUS), Gelfand (ISR) - Mamedyarov (AZE).
Anand, Carlsen, Topalov, Bacrot, Gashimov, Wang Yue. First round is the 20th (1430 GMT+8 or 2:30am NY time.)

Hack by Popular Demand

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Topalov's latest interview with a few shots at Anand; Sofia rules chitchat, more.
Anand wins game 12 with black in a slashing attack to win the match 6.5-5.5.
10am ET, Topalov with white.
Links and more links to coverage and pre-match interviews and previews.
Topalov will have the white pieces in game one, which is now on Saturday at 10am NY time. (All later rounds start at 8.)
Pick the winner in our online poll.
Anand-Topalov website up. Some interview snippets with some trash-talking from, surprise, Topalov's side.

Linares 2010: Topalov Triumphant

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Topalov beats Gelfand in final round to take clear first ahead of Grischuk. Aronian wins to finish +1 and clear third.
Topalov leads on +3 with two rounds to go, a full point ahead of Grischuk. They meet on Tuesday. Monday is an off day.

Linares 2010: r1-2

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Topalov and Grischuk win in round two. Round 3: Aronian-Topalov, Gelfand-Vallejo, Gashimov-Grischuk.
Linares begins Saturday at 10am ET. Topalov, Aronian, Gashimov, Vallejo, Gelfand, Grischuk.
A look back at the top tournaments of 2009 and their winners. Will anyone dominate in 2010?

Anand-Topalov In Motion

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Sponsorship contracts signed for April WCh match between Anand and Topalov.
Announcement that Sofia, Bulgaria, will host the Anand-Topalov world championship match next April.
Magnus Carlsen wins the tournament with a round to spare.
Carlsen holds with black against Leko and Topalov to keep his two-point lead with three rounds to play. Round 8: Leko-Topalov, Carlsen-Wang Yue, Jakovenko-Radjabov.
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