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The Shamkir Chess 2017 is scheduled for 9 rounds. With 3 rounds down and 6 more to go, Wesley So is -1. Hope he could still redeem himself in the latter rounds and bag this title home once again.
deuts wrote a new post, Mamedyarov Takes Lead after Round 3 – Shamkir Chess 2017 1 day, 6 hours ago
The defending champion, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, defeated Pavel Eljanov in Round 3 of the 4th Vugar Gashimov Memorial – Shamkir Chess 2017, to take solo lead after the round with 2.5 points.
Shamkir Chess 2017 R […]
deuts wrote a new post, Pavel Eljanov Leads Shamkir Chess 2017 after Round 2 2 days ago
Shamkir Chess 2017 Rounds 1 and 2 Results
White Results Black Round 1 (April 21, 2017) Eljanov, Pavel 1-0 Radjabov, Teimour Topalov, Veselin ½-½ Adams, Michael Karjakin, Sergey ½-½ Harikrishna, Pentala So, Wesley 0-1 Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar Wojtaszek, Radoslaw ½-½ Kramnik, Vladimir Round 2 (April 22, 2017) Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar ½-½ Karjakin, Sergey Adams, Michael ½-½ So, Wesley Kramnik, Vladimir ½-½ Radjabov, Teimour Harikrishna, Pentala 0-1 Eljanov, Pavel Wojtaszek, Radoslaw 0-1 Topalov, Veselin
Shamkir Chess 2017 Ranking After Round 2
# Name Pts SB 1 Eljanov, Pavel 2 1 2 Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar 1.5 1 Topalov, Veselin 1.5 1 4 Adams, Michael 1 1 Karjakin, Sergey 1 1 Kramnik, Vladimir 1 0.5 7 Harikrishna, P. 0.5 0.5 Radjabov, Teimour 0.5 0.5 So, Wesley 0.5 0.5 Wojtaszek, Radoslaw 0.5 0.5
Replay the games here.
Wesley So and Alexander Onischuk were tied for first place at the end of the final Round 11. Two rapid tie-break games were all it took to decide the US Chess Champion for 2017 — no need for an Armageddon […]
Wesley So settled for draw after a three-fold repetition against Daniel Naroditsky in the final Round 11 of US Chess Championship 2017 after just 14 moves. Wesley was so disappointed he was forced by Naroditsky to […]
It’s a 3-way tie in the No. 1 spot for the US Chess Championship 2017 at the end of the penultimate round, with 1 round to go.
US Chess Championship 2017 Round 10 Results
US Chess Championship 2017 Ranking […]
GM Pepe Cuenca of Spain is ecstatic with excitement as he analyzes and explains this great win by Wesley So, playing as black, against the United State’s most promising youngster, Jeffery Xiong.
He calls this […]
In Round 9 action of the US Chess Championship 2017, Wesley So won against Jeffery Xiong, while Hikaru Nakamura and Fabiano Caruana both lost to Alexander Onischuk and Varuzhan Akobian, respectively.
US Chess Championship 2017 Round 9 Results
# White Result Black 1 Akobian, Varuzhan 1-0 Caruana, Fabiano 2 Nakamura, Hikaru 0-1 Onischuk, Alexander 3 Naroditsky, Daniel ½-½ Shabalov, Alexander 4 Robson, Ray ½-½ Zherebukh, Yaroslav 5 Kamsky, Gata ½-½ Shankland, Samuel L 6 Xiong, Jeffery 0-1 So, Wesley
deuts wrote a new post, So vs. Nakamura in Round 8 US Chess Championship 2017 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Here’s the match-ups for the 8th round of the US CHess Championship 2017:
# White Score Rating VS. Black Score Rating 1 Caruana, Fabiano 3.5 2817 - Naroditsky, Daniel 3.5 2646 2 Shabalov, Alexander 2.0 2556 - Kamsky, Gata 3.0 2659 3 Shankland, Samuel L 3.5 2666 - Xiong, Jeffery 2.5 2674 4 So, Wesley 4.5 2822 - Nakamura, Hikaru 4.0 2793 5 Onischuk, Alexander 3.5 2667 - Robson, Ray 3.5 2668 6 Zherebukh, Yaroslav 4.5 2605 - Akobian, Varuzhan 4.0 2645
Most interesting is the match up […]
Yaroslav Zherebukh wins against Fabiano Caruana in Round 7 of the US Chess Championship 2017, to join Wesley So at the top of the ranking. Wesley So, meanwhile, splits the point with Ray Robson in the same […]
Fabiano Caruana clinched a win against Gata Kamsky in Round 6 of US Chess Championship 2017, to share the second place with 4 others at the end of the round. This is Caruana’s first win in the tournament.
Wesley So drew his game against Yaroslav Zherebukh in Round 5 of the US Chess Championship 2017, to retain his lead going into the break day.
Varuzhan Akobian and Ray Robson won their games in Round 5 to join the […]
deuts wrote a new post, Wesley So Leads US Chess Championship 2017 after Round 4 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Wesley So won with white against Alexander Onischuk in Round 4 of the US Chess Championship 2017, to take the solo lead of the tournament. Replay the game below:Replay »
The rest of the Round 4 games were […]
The action continues, with Varuzhan Akobian and Alexander Onischuk scoring for this second round of the US Chess Championship 2017, joining Wesley So and Hikaru Nakamura at the top of the ranking.
US Chess […]
The US Chess Championships 2017 is an 11-round, 12-player tournament, among the very strong members of the USCF. This happens in St. Louis from 29 March to 10 April 2017.
In the opening round, we saw the top […]
GM Wesley So is now officially the No. 2 chess player in the world, in the March 2017 FIDE Ratings list, up one notch from last month’s.
Moreover, it should be noted that this is the first time that there are 5 […]
Dubbed as the World’s Strongest Chess Tournament, Altibox Norway Chess 2017, which is scheduled to happen June 5 to 17 this year, was able to gather to play the current (February 2017) top 10 players in the […]
Eight of the top ten players are set to participate in the 2017 edition of the Grand Chess Tour. One rapid and blitz event was added to the events line-up from last year, i.e., the Saint Louis Rapid, which should […]
Hikaru Nakamura and Yu Yangyi won their respective games in the final Round 10 of Tradewise Gibraltar Masters 2017, to get a shot at the title when David Antón Guijarro drew his game against Michael Adams.
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