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2nd Polytechnic University Cup Finished in Perm
2nd Polytechnic University Cup Finished in Perm
The winner is Nikolay Lushnikov.  
Evgeny Levin Wins Nesis Blitz Cup
Evgeny Levin Wins Nesis Blitz Cup
The tournament took place in Kirishi.  
Winners Tournament Was Held in Moscow
Winners Tournament Was Held in Moscow
Evgeny Sveshnikov an Galina Strutinskaya took first places.   
RIP Viktor Kupreichik (1949-2017)
RIP Viktor Kupreichik (1949-2017)
A famous Belarusian grandmaster has passed away at the age of 67.  

Second FIDE Grand Prix Leg

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21 May 2017
Vaccinated from Suffocation by Draws

Dmitry Kryakvin analyzes rounds one through three games of the FIDE Grand Prix leg in Moscow 

18 May 2017
Bright Colors of Grand Prix

Boris Dolmatovsky’s photographic impressions from the FIDE Grand Prix leg in Moscow 

13 May 2017
Moving From Mansions to Telegraph Buildings

The Moscow FIDE Grand Prix leg opening in the review of Eteri Kublashvili 

11 May 2017
Polina Shuvalova: What Matters is a Sound Mind in a Sound Body!

The U21 Russian Champion and her coach Sergey Zagrebelny answer questions of Dmitry Kryakvin 

10 May 2017
In Memory of Vasily Smyslov

Boris Dolmatovsky shares about commemoration activities devoted to the seventh World Champion 

5 May 2017
Shakhriyar Hits Twice

Ultimate Round and Closing Ceremony of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial and Winner’s Interview in the Review of Eteri Kublashvili 

3 May 2017
Leader’s Downfall and Russians’ Comeback Round eight of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial in the review of Eteri Kublashvili.
2 May 2017
The Quietest of Days Round seven of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial in the review of Eteri Kublashvili.
1 May 2017
As Strict as Time Control Round six of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial in the review of Eteri Kublashvili.
30 April 2017
First Victories Round five of the Gashimov Memorial in the review of Eteri Kublashvili.
29 April 2017
A Mad Rook Round four of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial in the review of Eteri Kublashvili.
28 April 2017
Per Aspera Round three of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial in the review of Eteri Kublashvili.
Position of the day

Chartres

Areshchenko - Jobava
Safe check: after 31...Rg4! a thrust on h6 is a blank shot, but after 32.Qh2 Qd8! white queen got into hot water. The French Team Championship is taking place in Chartres.