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CHESS Magazine - October 2018 Introducing the Fantastic Four coming to London this December
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CHESS Magazine – October 2018 Introducing the Fantastic Four coming to London this December Magazine, 60 pages All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine and more! Regular features include: How Good is Your Chess? by GM Daniel King, Saunders on Chess, Find the Winning Moves, Never Mind

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Casual Blitz Chess Evening: Thursday 20th September
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CASUAL BLITZ CHESS EVENING Fancy a casual game of chess? Come along and play here at the Chess & Bridge Shop! No registration needed, just turn up, play and it’s completely free! We’re also delighted to offer an exclusive in store promotion during this event – 10% off all purchases*

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CHESS Magazine - September 2018: Ageless Adams
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CHESS Magazine – September 2018 Ageless Adams Magazine, 60 pages All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine and more! Regular features include: How Good is Your Chess? by GM Daniel King, Saunders on Chess, Find the Winning Moves, Never Mind the Grandmasters…, Studies, Home & Overseas News,

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Casual Blitz Chess Evening: Thursday 23rd August
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CASUAL BLITZ CHESS EVENING Fancy a casual game of chess? Come along and play here at the Chess & Bridge Shop! No registration needed, just turn up, play and it’s completely free! We’re also delighted to offer an exclusive in store promotion during this event – 10% off all purchases*

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Our Executive Editor (left) took on Kasparov Chess Foundation President and fellow
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The 2018 Grand Chess tour kicked off in Leuven, Belgium with the Your Next Move Rapid and Blitz, and then moved to Paris where the tournament was again staged in a TV studio just outside the city. The Paris tournament is supported by the media conglomerate Vivendi and one of

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CHESS Magazine - August 2018
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CHESS Magazine – August 2018 American Express! Wesley So and Hikaru Nakamura clean up at the faster time controls of the Grand Chess Tour Events in Paris & Leuven Magazine, 60 pages All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine and more! Regular features include: How Good is

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Blitz Chess Evening: Thursday 19th July
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BLITZ CHESS EVENING Fancy a casual game of chess? Come along and play here at the Chess & Bridge Shop! No registration needed, just turn up, play and it’s completely free! We’re also delighted to offer an exclusive in store promotion during this event – 10% off all purchases* We’ll

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The meeting in Abu Dhabi. Russian pressure prevented Sheikh Al Nayhan standing for FIDE President
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After much reflection and hard calculation, I decided to throw my hat in the ring and enter the FIDE election process. The game’s governing body has been shambolic for the best part of 25 years and after spending that long being one of FIDE’s most vocal critics and supporting the

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CHESS Magazine - July 2018
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CHESS Magazine – July 2018 Fabiano Caruana Triumphs in Norway | Sam Shankland’s Winning Run Continues Magazine, 60 pages All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine and more! Regular features include: How Good is Your Chess? by GM Daniel King, Saunders on Chess, Find the Winning Moves,

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Malcolm Pein at the London Chess Classic 2011
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The current FIDE Deputy President, Georgios Makropolous who will be running for the FIDE Presidency has announced who will be on his team: Deputy President: Malcolm Pein (England) General Secretary: Sundar D.V. (India) Treasurer: Adrian M Siegel (Switzerland) Vice-President: Jaime Aguinaldo (Angola) Vice-President: Martha Fierro (Ecuador) Malcolm Pein in a

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