Stavanger
Carlsen - Aronian
Press and rule: 23.g4! c6 24.c4. Magnus Carlsen is confidently leading the Altibox Norway Chess 2018.
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Poikovsky
Vidit - Gelfand
No checks left for Black? No, there are two more: 62...Bf4+! 63.Qxf4 Qg2+! 64.Kxg2 - stalemate. A traditional Anatoly Karpov tournament is taking place in Yugra.
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Poikovsky
Gelfand - Artemiev
Playing cat and mouse: 39.Kc4 Rxa4 40.Kb3!, and the rook is caught. A traditional Anatoly Karpov tournament is taking place in Yugra.
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Stavanger
Carlsen - Caruana
Sacrificing a pawn for a blockade: 17.Ne5! Nxe5 18.dxe5 Rxe5 19.Qd4. The world champion defeats the challenger twice in two days in the super tournament in Norway.
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Stavanger
Carlsen - Caruana
Rook hunter: 39.b3! fxg4 40.Na2 Rb5 41.b4! Blitz tournament is held as part of the Altibox Norway Chess.
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Kirishi
Kuznetsov - Shevchenko
A bishop on the rim of the board sometimes also doesn't glorify a player: 30.fxe4 b4. Vanya Somov Memorial is finishing in Leningrad Oblast.
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Germany
Svidler - Smeets
Bronze knight's horse is on a pedestal: 21.f4! Qf6 22.g3. Baden-Baden wins the chess Bundesliga 2017-2018 play-off.
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Kolkata
Deep - Sengupta
Give way to padishah's bishops: 11.Nc6!? bxc6 12.d4 Bc7 13.Bxc6 Rb8 14.Ba3. A big open tournament finished in India.
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Kolkata
Rahul - Shyam
To take or not to take? 25.Qxd4 Nb3 26.Qd5 Qc5+! - the d4 pawn happened to be poisoned. A big open tournament is going on in India.
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Kolkata
Sengupta - Narayanan
An old rake waited until a careless wanderer came: after 10. dxc6? Bxe2! White resigned in view of 11.cxd7+ Nxd7! A big open tournament is finishing in India.
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Kolkata
Tukhaev - Rozum
A blunder of the day: Black's position turned from the won into the lost one after 43...Kg7? 44.Nd6!. Adam Tukhaev is leading the race in the open tournament in India.
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Kolkata
Amonatov - Nitin
To be run over by a knight: 46.b4+! Kc4 47.Rc6+, and Black resigned in view of 47...Kxb4 48.Rxf6! Rxf6 49.Nd5+. A big open tournament is taking place in India.
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FIDE World Championship Match