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Rapid and Complete Opening Repertoire for Black - GM Dzindzichashvili Rapid and Complete Opening Repertoire for Black - GM DzindzichashviliPosted on July 12,2014 By OnlineChessLessons.NET Contributor in Strategy & Game Review, All Articles w/ Videos, General Chess Articles. Show More Summary

Woman Lake and Leech Lake Pre-fish with "Smitty"

Woman Lake: 7:00-9:00AMConditions- Calm, sometimes sunny, sometimes cloudyI got to fish today with my boater Jim "Smitty" Smith for the Bass Snatchers Leech Lake Tournament next week. Jim is well known in MN bass tournament fishing community because he's been very successful and as I came to find out a really nice guy. Show More Summary

So, Sutovsky lead ACP Golden Classic

Round 2 resultsSutovsky, Emil vs Jobava, Baadur [1-0]Nepomniachtchi, Ian vs So, Wesley [0-1]Vocaturo, Daniele vs Almasi, Zoltan [] Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar

Sebastien Maze wins the tournament in Montpellier

Sebastien Maze wins the tournament in Montpellier Sunday, 13 July 2014 23:27The 20th International Chess Festival named after Jean-Claude Loubatière was held on 5-13th July at the Salle Jules Pagezy in Montpellier, France.The event was...Show More Summary

Crushing with Bear's Amazing Honey Crusher

This weekend Jeff, my son-in-law, and I harvested honey. I've been not as active with my beekeeping because I am wearing an air-cast on my right leg. I tore a ligament at Christmas and it hasn't gotten better so I have to do this for at least a month to allow the ligament to heal. Show More Summary

2 remain perfect after 3 rounds at SPFGI

Standings after 3 rounds1 WF Kimberly Ding 13218531 2082 USA W26 W15 W12 3.0 2 Veronika Zilajeva 15229376 1975 LAT W32 W17 W13 3.0 3 WM Diane Carmine Real Pereyra 15250732 2080 MEX W30 W14 D6 2.5 4 WC Thalia Cervantes Landiero 15470615...Show More Summary

Kulaots claims 24th Heart of Finland Chess Tournament

The 24th Heart of Finland Chess Tournament took place from 7th to 13th July, 2014, at the Harju building of Jyväskylä College, in the city of Jyväskylä, situated in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland.The top seeded GM Kaido Kulaots emerged a clear winner for second consecutive year. Show More Summary

SPFGI round 4 pairings

Round 4 pairings1 Veronika Zilajeva (1975) WF Kimberly Ding (2082) 2 WM Diane Carmine Real Pereyra (2080) Soumya Kulkarni (1757) 3 Neeshmy Nunez Gonzales (1779) WC Thalia Cervantes Landiero (1906) 4 Annastasia Wyzywany (1878) ShreyaShow More Summary

Kovalenko storms through Liepajas Rokade-2014

Latvian champion GM Igor Kovalenko simply crushed the opposition in the 21st edition of Liepajas Rokade Chess Festival 2014, that took part on 10-12th July 2014 in Liepaja, a city in western Latvia, situated on the Baltic Sea.Kovalenko...Show More Summary

Spot on Chess Tactic

White to move. How should white proceed?Source: Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar

Aikhoje denounces FIDE fight in Africa

There has been a wave of campaign activity in Africa which seems to be the region where candidates are focusing a lot of attention. It may be called “The Scramble for Africa“. A few months back there was a sparring match between incumbent Kirsan Ilyumzhinov and challenger Garry Kasparov over who had garnered the support […]

The Boucher/Bassett-Lowke Connection

Boucher was not strictly a toy company. They produced models: industrial models for exhibition; yacht models for racing; live steam boilers, engines and fittings for model steamships; and the old Voltamp line of trains which at the time was the most realistic toy trains in the country. Show More Summary

Lahno switches from Ukraine to Russia

Ukrainian Chess Champion Joins Team RussiaThe Moscow TimesJul. 13 2014 19:11Ukrainian chess player Kateryna Lagno has left her national team in favor of Russia's, the Russian Chess Federation announced on Saturday.Lagno, 24, won two European chess championships under the Ukrainian flag and is the 2014 women's world champion in fast chess. Show More Summary

Survival Fishing- The Ultimate Primitive Basket Fish Trap The Science of Fishing Traps Fishing is a commercial activity done at an exporting level in some countries. In other countries, fishing seems to be a... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit for full links, other content, and more! ]]

9th Poti Chess Tournament “Nana Aleksandria’s Cup – 2014?

The 9th International Chess Tournament “Nana Aleksandria’s Cup – 2014? is taking place from 12th to 20th July, 2014, in Poti, a port city in Georgia, situated on the eastern Black Sea coast.The event is organized by Local ManagementShow More Summary

NSA historical note

From Dick Morris' book Power Plays: "In the spring of 1967 [presidential candidate] Nixon asked her [Anna Chennault, widow of General Chennault] to be his advisor on Southeast Asian affairs. As Herbert Parmet writes, 'cables intercepted by the National Security...

2014 Topps Allen and Ginter Value Pack recap

I wanted to tease myself with a blaster box - however the shelves at my Target apparently were not stocked with any blasters so I settled for one $9.49 Value Pack.Three card mini bonus pack Adrian GonzalezMike Olt Carlos GomezPack one#296...Show More Summary

SPFGI round 3 pairings

Round 3 pairings1 WF Kimberly Ding (2082) Tianhui [Cindy] Jie (1807) 2 Shreya Mangalam (1813) WM Diane Carmine Real Pereyra (2080) 3 Veronika Zilajeva (1975) Rebecca Deland (1782) 4 Soumya Kulkarni (1757) Annastasia Wyzywany (1878) 5...Show More Summary

SPFGI round 2 results

Round 2 results1 0 Olga Cherepakhin (1687) 1 WF Kimberly Ding (2082) 2 1 WM Diane Carmine Real Pereyra (2080) 0 Simona Nayberg (1735) 3 0 Stella Becker Queiroz (1673) 1 Veronika Zilajeva (1975) 4 ½ Alena Huang (1649) ½ WC Thalia Cervantes...Show More Summary

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