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March 2010 Archives

Many top players participate. First round Thursday. Live games.

MTel 2010 Canceled

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No supertournament in Sofia this May, says Danailov.

Vassily Smyslov Dies in Moscow

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7th World Champion Smyslov dies in Moscow. (March 24, 1921 - March 26, 2010)
Anand-Topalov website up. Some interview snippets with some trash-talking from, surprise, Topalov's side.

Two GMs, One Cup

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Carlsen and Ivanchuk share first place, Kramnik third.

Book Auctions, Final Hours

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43 chess books in two lots.

Ivanchuk Leads Amber

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After 7 of 11 rounds, Ivanchuk a half-point ahead of Carlsen. Gelfand and Karjakin right behind.

Euro Ch Fighting Finale

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Ian Nepomniachtchi wins clear first with a fantastic 9.5/11 score. Jobava and Timofeev also win in final round.

Karjakin Alert

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Family update; Brooklyn school chess club.

Nepomniachtchi Leads Euro Ch

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Nepomniachtchi is the only player on +6 after beating Jobava in the 9th round. Eight players a half-point back heading into Wednesday's final round.

Chess Book Auctions

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Two lots of my old chess books up for auction. One of 24, the other of 19.

Amber 2010 Begins

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Carlsen, Kramnik, Aronian, Grischuk, Gelfand, Svidler, Gashimov, Ivanchuk, Karjakin, Ponomariov, Dominguez, Smeets in the annual blindfold and rapid event.

Two Lead Euro Ch after 6

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Efimenko and Jobava lead. Lots of game highlights.

Đšarlsen Back to Carlsen

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Carlsen and Kasparov announce they won't be working together regularly this year, only informally.

Fischer's Birthday

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Fischer's birthday with weird video and interview clip of him talking about life on other planets and god. And the Beatles.

European Individual Ch in Croatia

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Begins Saturday, live games at 9:30 eastern. Over 100 GMs, half of the top 100 in the world.

March Madnessless

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March list out. Carlsen still #1.

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