Kamsky and Leko advance, Bacrot and Gurevich out. Wins for Aronian, Grischuk, Bareev, and Adams.
May 2007 Archives
Review of recently completed events. Capablanca Memorial, Bosna, Somov Memorial Kirishi, Women's World Team Ch., Chicago Open.
Post regarding allegations of libel by MonRoi against me and posters in the comments.
Kamsky and Leko take big leads. Carlsen equalizes by beating Aronian. Rublevsky beats Ponomariov in a long queen and pawn endgame.
Kamsky, Leko, and Bareev win.
Aronian beats Carlsen; Grischuk beats Malakhov.
Candidates matches begin today in Elista.
Daily Dirt Reader Brilliancy Prizes awarded to Becerra, Shabalov, and Kaidanov.
Ivanchuk leads Capablanca Memorial with 5/6 and three rounds to play.
Movsesian leads at the half, ahead of Morozevich and Short.
Shabalov wins 2007 US Championship with final round win over Sergey Kudrin.
Need your nominations for our brilliancy prizes!
Onischuk catches Shabalov in a tie for first with two rounds to go.
Private high school in England offers big money chess scholarship.
FIDE announces candidate match schedule and details.
Onischuk beats beats Shabalov to make the title race interesting with three rounds to play.
Topalov beats Sasikiran in the final round to take clear first place.
Sasikiran still in the lead going into the final round.
Shabalov races out to a 5/5 score ahead of many with 3.5.
Sasikiran still clear leader after losing to Kamsky. Nisipeanu beats Adams
Three leaders with 2/2.
All three games decisive and the field tightens up considerably.
Round 1 underway. Live game links
2007 US Ch Brilliancy Prize donation list.
2007 US Championship starts today in Oklahoma. Donate to the 2007 US Championship Brilliancy Prize Fund!
Mamedyarov in the clear lead at the halfway point.
ICC acquires World Chess Network and Chess Live to merge them into new web service.
Major tournament organizers announce completion of circuit with addition of June 08 Mexico City event.
Mamedyarov leads on +2, Topalov gets first win.
All three games drawn in round two. Mamedyarov-Topalov in tomorrow's third round.
Topalov blunders and loses to Nisipeanu. Kamsky blown out by Mameyarov. Adams-Sasikiran draw.
Mtel begins today with Topalov, Kamsky, Adams, Mamedyarov, Sasikiran, Nisipeanu
Open thread, photo of deer.
Aronian beats Kramnik 4-2 in Yerevan rapid match.
Bits and pieces from all over. Happy weekend!
Slate article on chess in education.