Russian
Chess
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15-30 April

Russian Youth Championships 2018

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25 April 2018
At the Third Attempt

Eteri Kublashvili reports from round four of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial 

24 April 2018
No Leaders or Tailenders Eteri Kublashvili reports from round three of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial 
22 April 2018
Deficit of Ones and Zeros

Eteri Kublashvili reports from round two of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial 

21 April 2018
Maitres Warming Up for Fight

Eteri Kublashvili reports from round one of the 5th Vugar Gashimov Memorial 

20 April 2018
Edition No.5 in Shamkir

Opening Ceremony of Vugar Gashimov Memorial in the report of Eteri Kublashvili

17 April 2018
A Long-awaited Encounter with the Sea Dmitry Kryakvin reports from the Russian Children’s Championship in AquaLoo
29 March 2018
There is no Scaring Caruana Either by Bishops or Carlsen Vladimir Barsky's report about the last 14th round of the Candidates Tournament in Berlin 
28 March 2018
“The Shape of Water” Brings Fabiano Caruana into Shape Vladimir Barsky reports from Berlin about penultimate round 13 of the Candidates Tournament 
28 March 2018
Uniting Wine and Chess!

An extraordinary tournament Art Russe at the Berlin Kühlhaus. Photo spread by Maria Emelianova 

27 March 2018
Best Game is the Best Gift Round twelve of the Candidates Tournament in Berlin. Report by Vladimir Barsky
27 March 2018
Anna Burtasova: Candidates Tournament’s Broadcast is Very Ambitious

CEO of ChessCast company answers Vladimir Barsky’s questions

26 March 2018
How Ding Has Earned Kasparov’s Gratitude

Vladimir Barsky reports from Berlin about round eleven of the Candidates Tournament 

Position of the day

Shamkir

Giri - Navara
Curses, like chickens, come home to roost: an ingenious thrust 23...Bc2 was refuted by a counterblow 24.b6! Vugar Gashimov Memorial is going on in Azerbaijan.