Category Archives: Tournaments/Events

11 Dec
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Space vs. Earth: Taking a Break

“The game has been paused while Space Shuttle Endeavour visits ISS and construction fully occupies their crews. Greg will then return to Earth, and resume play in early December.” Remember, key players in the game are the kindergarten through third ...

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09 Dec
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National K-12 Scholastic Championship (Dec. 12-14)

National K-12 Scholastic Championship The National K-12 Scholastic Championship is coming up! Check out the details below! December 12-14, 2008 · Lake Buena Vista, Florida Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort · 1000 W. Buena Vista Drive · Lake Buena Vista, FL ...

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01 Dec
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Bronze Medals for U.S. Men’s & Women’s Teams (Germany)

U.S. Chess Federation Press Release By Glen Peterson FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Glen Peterson gpeterson@uschess.org At the 2008 Olympiad in Dresden, Germany (November 12-25), the U.S. Women’s and Men’s teams both earned bronze medals, the first time ever that American ...

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12 Nov
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We Are Proud Contributors of the 2008 U.S. Chess Olympiad Team

2008 Chess Olympiad Kicks Off Today! (Dresden, Germany Nov. 12-25, 2008) The U.S. Men’s Team This year the United States has the strongest team ever in the men’s division. Check out the details below! GM Gata Kamsky (Age 34) On ...

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10 Nov
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GM Jaan Ehlvest Qualified for the 2009 FIDE World Cup!

GM Jaan Ehlvest wins the 2008 Pan American-Continental Championship & Qualified for the 2009 FIDE World Cup in Khanty- Mansyisk, Russia! Replay Round 9 Match between Ehlvest (W) vs. Shabalov (B)! Congratulations GM Jaan Ehlvest! Click Here to Replay the ...

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05 Nov
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The U.S. Chess Trust is a Proud Contributor of the 2008 Pan American Continental Championship!

The U.S. Chess Trust is a proud contributor of this event! This event is shaping up to be a very interesting and exciting event! GM Ivanov, Alexander & GM Becerra, Julio – both from the USA are just two of ...

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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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