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  1. FILE PHOTO: Born on April 13, 1963: Garry Kasparov, Russian Chess Grandmaster

    Sport-On this day: Born April 13, 1963; Russian chess champion Garry Kasparov

    Garry Kasparov hated losing but in defeat, to an "alien opponent" incapable of fear or the faintest flicker of emotion, the youngest of chess ...
  2. Kazakh chess player and social activist Dinara Saduakassova poses for a picture in the Chess Academ

    Kazakh chess queens inspire new generation

    Kazakhstan is going through a chess boom whose poster children - unusually for its patriarchal society - are young female players who have far ...
  3. Norwegian chess player Magnus Carlsen participates at the Energy Denmark Champions Battle 2019 in C

    Chess - Carlsen breaks record for longest unbeaten streak

    Norwegian chess grandmaster Magnus Carlsen has stretched his unbeaten run to a record-breaking 111 games after securing a draw in a tournament on ...
  4. Norwegian chess player Magnus Carlsen participates at the Energy Denmark Champions Battle 2019 in C

    Chess grandmaster Carlsen makes a splash in Fantasy Football

    Chess grandmaster Magnus Carlsen's knack for complex strategy has helped steer him into the upper echelons of an unlikely competition - fantasy ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Former Russian chess world champion Karpov walks away from Russia's President Medv

    Russian chess legend Anatoly Karpov unable to get US visa, friend says

    Russian chess grandmaster Anatoly Karpov has been unable for several months to obtain a visa to travel to the United States, his friend, the owner ...
  6. India's Vishwanathan Anand plays during a FIDE World chess championship match against

    Commentary: Where is the fun of playing chess against a robot?

    Computers and computer databases have made chess a truly universal sport without dialing back a love for the game, says Kenneth Rogoff.
  7. OTRD math marvel 8

    Raising an 11-year-old maths marvel who craves a challenge

    Aarushi Maheshwari can work on university-level problems and is a chess champion. But with her parents not wanting her to skip grades, she must ...