Top stars for King Salman World Chess event – gulfnews.com

Top stars for King Salman World Chess event – gulfnews.com

Rapid and Blitz contest being held in Riyadh for the first time Image Credit: Courtesy: UAECF Mottaz Al Sulaiman and Geoffrey Borg, executive director of World Chess Federation after signing the deal to host the event. Dubai: Some of the world’s best chess players have arrived to take part in the Riyadh Rapid and Blitz […]

Chess: Surat Tennis Club to host women's national c'ship – Sportstarlive

Chess: Surat Tennis Club to host women’s national c’shipSportstarliveHistory of different kind will be made on Saturday, when the 44th National women’s premier chess championship opens at the Surat Tennis Club, which turned 90 this year. “It is the most important chess tournament ever to be organised at Surat,” said … and more »

State helping Cornell with $80 million CHESS facility upgrade – The Central New York Business Journal

State helping Cornell with $80 million CHESS facility upgrade – The Central New York Business Journal

Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul, 2nd from left, tours the CHESS facility with, from left to right, Ritchie Patterson, Tom O’Mara, and Barbara Lifton before holding a press conference to announce NYS funding for the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source (CHESS). PHOTO CREDIT: Cornell University ITHACA — Empire State Development has offered Cornell University a […]

Chess Corner: How to serve a queen – Muskogee Daily Phoenix

+1  This week in honor of Thanksgiving a mating attack is served. On holidays, even queens and kings may help serve. With this hint in mind, please try to find white’s mating attack. White’s bishop prevents the black king from occupying the g8 square and helps corner the king. This sets up the queen sacrifice […]

One South Side success story is fighting for its future. – Illinois Policy

One South Side success story is fighting for its future. – Illinois Policy

One South Side success story is fighting for its future. Tamya Fultz is a queen. But she doesn’t act like royalty. An Englewood eighth-grader, the “chess queen of the South” is a soft-spoken ambassador for an Earle STEM Academy chess team that’s out to beat the world, despite team members’ struggles in their own backyards. […]

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