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by Steven DuCharme
Wed Sep 13, 2017 5:19 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: 2nd Fischer & Capablanca Memorial GM norm, 11-19 September 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 445

Re: 2nd Fischer & Capablanca Memorial GM norm, 11-19 September 2017

Capablanca has 2 memorial events now? Fischer can't get his own? tyia
by Steven DuCharme
Sat Sep 09, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: 2017 World Cup 2-27 September, Tbilisi
Replies: 984
Views: 32459

Re: 2017 World Cup 2-27 September, Tbilisi

three lll in folllow :)
by Steven DuCharme
Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:31 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: 2017 World Cup 2-27 September, Tbilisi
Replies: 984
Views: 32459

Re: 2017 World Cup 2-27 September, Tbilisi

I don't think ratings alone should be considered for any spots in the candidates. Players must play their way in.
by Steven DuCharme
Tue Sep 05, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: 2017 World Cup 2-27 September, Tbilisi
Replies: 984
Views: 32459

Re: 2017 World Cup 2-27 September, Tbilisi

Christopher Kreuzer wrote:
Roger de Coverly wrote:
Christopher Kreuzer wrote: a single Armageddon game (5 minutes for White, 4 minutes for Black with draw odds.]
With an increment from move 61 which improves Black's chances for a draw.
Not this time. Jobava goes through.

Round 2 line-up can be seen here.

Dreev could be a tricky opponent for Carlsen.
thank you
by Steven DuCharme
Fri Aug 25, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: On Big Brother USA
Replies: 1
Views: 896

Re: On Big Brother USA

issue resoved for now!
by Steven DuCharme
Sat Aug 19, 2017 11:55 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 5019

Re: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017

I don't believe Garry fears Magnus
by Steven DuCharme
Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 5019

Re: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017

Aronian and Navara were making 10 moves/sec
by Steven DuCharme
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 5019

Re: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017

Victory for Garry!
by Steven DuCharme
Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 5019

Re: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017

Caruana captured 15 pieces on his last move!
by Steven DuCharme
Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 5019

Re: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017

Levon survives barely.
by Steven DuCharme
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 5019

Re: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017

Thomas Rendle wrote:
Steven DuCharme wrote:
LawrenceCooper wrote:
No. Why?
White was winning but blew it.
I think the point is that it was Black that was winning and blew it.
oops sorry about that :oops:
by Steven DuCharme
Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 5019

Re: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017

LawrenceCooper wrote:
Steven DuCharme wrote:
LawrenceCooper wrote:
Although I didn't have the commentary on live it's worth playing it back it to hear the commentators applauding black's play, expecting white to resign and then the reality dawns on them that white is somehow winning.
I think you mean the reverse.
by Steven DuCharme
Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 5019

Re: Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2017

LawrenceCooper wrote:
NickFaulks wrote:Le - Caruana end was amazing. 2800 players are ( very ) human.
Although I didn't have the commentary on live it's worth playing it back it to hear the commentators applauding black's play, expecting white to resign and then the reality dawns on them that white is somehow winning.[/quote
by Steven DuCharme
Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: On Big Brother USA
Replies: 1
Views: 896

On Big Brother USA

the chessboard is set up wrongly :cry:
by Steven DuCharme
Sun Aug 06, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: British Chess Championship Daily Reports
Replies: 32
Views: 4235

Re: British Chess Championship Daily Reports

All hail Herr Jones on his accomplishment