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31 Oct
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Some Thoughts on the Educational Merits of the Game of Chess

Some Thoughts on the Educational Merits of the Game of Chess (Phil Shapiro at pshapiro@his.com previously published…) The movie “Searching for Bobby Fisher” helped make many people more aware about the educational benefits of chess. The following article discusses some ...

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30 Oct
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Victory for Anand – Undefeated World Chess Champion 2008!

Viswanathan Anand defends and keeps his title! In Game 11 of this exciting event, it took 3 hours and 24 moves for this Game to end in a draw giving Anand the 1/2 point he needed to carry him on ...

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29 Oct
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2008 Pan American – Continental Championship (Qualifier to the 2009 FIDE World Cup)

2008 Pan American – Continental Championship (Boca Raton, Florida, USA) This is a United States Chess Federation (USCF) , Chess Educators, and Confederation of Chess for America (CCA) event. Currently we have 10 Countries participating – the United States of ...

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28 Oct
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WCC: Kramnik Wins Game 10!

Kramnik Wins Game 10 ! Vladimir Kramnik won his first game when Anand resigned the game after 29 moves. Anand now leads by 6.4. After today’s rest day, Game 11 will begin tomorrow, Oct. 29th. You can read Game 10 ...

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27 Oct
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Game 9: Another Game Ends with a Draw – Anand Needs Only 1/2 Point to Win the World Championship!

Game 9 Ends with a Draw! After 45 moves and five grueling hours…the game ended with a draw. With Game 10 scheduled for today Monday October 27th, Anand now needs only 1/2 a point to win the World Championship, which ...

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25 Oct
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U.S. Chess Trust Proud Contributor of the U.S. Delegation in the World Youth Chess Championship!

The U.S. Chess Trust is a proud contributor of the U.S.Delegation in the World Youth Chess Championship! The World Youth Championship is being held in Vung Tau, Vietnam from October 19-31, 2008. Find out more about this exciting event by ...

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25 Oct
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Game 8 Ends with a Draw After 39 Moves!

Game 8 Ends in a Draw After 39 moves: Anand leads 5.5 to 2.5 After today’s rest day, Game 9 will begin on Sunday, Oct. 26th. Click here to read the WCC Analysis of Game 8 by official commentator GM ...

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24 Oct
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Space vs. Earth: Earth Made it's Move…Now it's Greg's Turn to Play

Earth made it’s move 8…Ne4xc3…Now it’s Greg’s turn to play. Remember, key players in the game are the kindergarten through third grade U.S. Chess Championship Team and its chess club teammates from Stevenson Elementary School in Bellevue, Wash. The Hosts: ...

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