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Gawain Jones has fun analysing his win over Pichot with wife Sue Maroroa. Even for one accustomed to sharp Dragons and King’s Indians, like Gawain, it was a very complicated fight.
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Gawain Jones returned to the UAE, bidding to retain his Dubai Open title Having won last year’s Dubai Open, Gawain Jones returned to the United Arab Emirates to defend his title, but first in late March he elected to warm up at the Sharjah Masters, a pretty strong Open at which Daniel King was the

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Wesley So
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Wesley So had to fight hard at times in Saint Louis, but claimed his first U.S. title while continuing his unbeaten run to a most impressive 67 longplay games In a hard-fought finish to the U.S. Championship, Wesley So edged out Alexander Onischuk in a rapid play-off at the venue’s modern-day home, the Chess

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Master Class Volume 8 - Magnus Carlsen (PC-DVD)
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Master Class Volume 8 – Magnus Carlsen (PC-DVD) Scarcely any world champion has managed to captivate both chess lovers and the general public to the extent Magnus Carlsen has. The enormously talented Norwegian arrived on the scene as if from nowhere, without having been systematically trained within the structures of

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CHESS Magazine - May 2017
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CHESS Magazine – May 2017 David Howell wins the inaugural 2017 Winter Classic in Saint Louis Magazine, 60 pages UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: All Rise for King David – David Howell

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CHESS Magazine - February 2017:
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CHESS Magazine – February 2017 First Lady – Valentina Gunina pulls off shock victory at the London Chess Classic Super Rapidplay Magazine, 60 pages UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: 60 Seconds with…

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KASPAROV Championship Chess Set
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KASPAROV Championship Chess Set Garry Kasparov was undisputed world chess champion and #1 ranked player for over eighteen years. Kasparov was intimately involved in the design of these chess sets, to ensure a great chess experience for those who play with it. Redesigned and rethought chessmen allows a fresh new

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Luther's Chess Reformation
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Luther’s Chess Reformation by Thomas Luther Paperback or Hardback, 232 pages Becoming a Grandmaster is the dream of every young chess talent. Thomas Luther achieved this goal despite the added challenge of being born with a disability. Luther’s Chess Reformation provides a wealth of practical tips and suggestions for chess

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Magnus is the moving and inspirational true story of the Norwegian boy who, in his early twenties, managed to achieve and maintain the highest rating in chess history, going on to become the greatest chess champion of modern times. Through the glare of flashbulbs and the jostling of officials, we

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Magnus Film Poster
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Magnus the Documentary I was invited to a private screening of the new documentary Magnus directed by Benjamin Ree, which is being released in UK theatres pretty much on the day you receive the magazine. It may be possible to find it at cinemas in the bigger cities. For everyone

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KASPAROV Grandmaster Silver & Bronze Chess Set
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KASPAROV Grandmaster Silver & Bronze Chess Set Garry Kasparov was undisputed world chess champion and #1 ranked player for over eighteen years. Kasparov was intimately involved in the design of these chess sets, to ensure a great chess experience for those who play with it. Redesigned and rethought chessmen allows

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