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December 18-24

Nutcracker 2017

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15 December 2017
The Final Boss Superfinals, round 11. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
14 December 2017
It's Getting Tighter Superfinals, round 10. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
13 December 2017
Generation 80 Triumphs

Cycle Two of the Russian Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk. Report by Dmitry Kryakvin 

13 December 2017
Fast and Furious Superfinals, round 9. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
12 December 2017
Going Beyond the Boundaries of Chess Board

Dmitry Kryakvin reports about round one of the Russian Grand Prix final  

12 December 2017
A Stretch of Imagination Superfinals, round 8. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
11 December 2017
Nikita the Assassin Superfinals, round 7. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
10 December 2017
The Pelothon and the Breakaway Superfinals, round 6. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
8 December 2017
The Leaders Aren't Invincible Superfinals, round 5. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
7 December 2017
The Chelyabinsk Chess School’s Last Samurai

Final rounds of the Rapid Grand Prix final in the report by Dmitry Kryakvin 

7 December 2017
Quality and Emotion Superfinals, round 4. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
6 December 2017
Mirrors and Witches Superfinals, round 3. Misha Savinov reports from St. Petersburg
Position of the day

Katowice

Inarkiev - Jaracz
To fork and not to get checkmated: 35.Re8! Qh4 36.g3! Qxh3 37.Nf6+ Kg7 38.Nxd5 Bxd5 39.Qc3+ f6 40.Be4. Poland hosts the European Rapid Championship.