40th Mori International Open

40th Coppa Città di Mori    di dama internazionale    - International Mori Open  August 30-31 Image Diego Tranquillini Rd 3 MF BORGHETTI  - GMI SHVARTSMAN  1-1 (DRAW)   Coppa Città di Mori – Group 12014-08-30/2014-08-31 Arbiter: Ezio Valentini Pairing – round 3 BoardSNo. WhiteResultSNo. Black13[4.0]Borghetti, Michele1 : 11[4.0]Shvartsman, Alexander22[2.0]Amrillaew, Mourodoullo1 : 15[3.0]Jankunas, Justinas34[2.0]Diop, Babacar1 : 112[2.0]Redivo, Daniele410[2.0]Lorusso, Luca2 : 013[2.0]Scaggiante,Alessio56[1.0]Macali, Daniele1 : … Continue reading

Pawn Sacrifice

PAWN SCARIFICEProductionA Mica Entertainment presentation of a Material Pictures, Gail Katz production in association with Palmstar. Produced by Gail Katz, Tobey Maguire, Edward Zwick. Executive producers, Dale Armin Johnson, Josette Perotta, Glenn P. Murray, Julie B. May, Stephen J. Rivele, Christopher Wilkinson, Kevin Frakes, Raj Singh, Mike Ilitch Jr. Co-producer, … Continue reading

THE MATCH IS ON !!

THE MATCH IS ON !!  Magnus Will defend his Title.. The World Title  match is take place as scheduled in Sochi, Russia from November 7-28, 2014.While  Carlsen and his manager  Espen Agdestein were in St. Louis following the Sinquefield Cup, Agdestein made the announcement to Kaja Snare of TV2 in Norway.You can read the full … Continue reading

THE ECONOMIST Sept 6-12th /The Long Game

THE ECONOMIST Sept 6-12th /The Long GameThe sad reality is that Vladimir Putin is winning in Ukraine. The West must steel itself for a lengthy struggle      Sep 6th 2014                         IN HIS undeclared, unprovoked, grisly war in Ukraine, Vladimir Putin enjoys several telling advantages. Unlike the bickering Western leaders who have failed … Continue reading

The Sinquefield Cup/ Round 10/Final

The Sinquefield Cup/ Round 10/FinalGM Hikaru Nakamura1/2 – 1/2GM Maxime Vachier-LagraveGM Veselin Topalov1/2 – 1/2GM Magnus CarlsenGM Levon Aronian1/2 – 1/2GM Fabiano Caruana Rd 10 GM Aronian(2805) – GM Caruana (2801)1. Nf3 c5 2. c4 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. g3 d5 5. d4 e6 6. cxd5 Nxd5 7. Bg2 cxd4 … Continue reading

Sinquefield Cup 2014 / Round 9

T I R E D ! !Fatigue seems to be setting in.  Today was one of tremendous fighting, will to win, and – MISSED OPPORTUNITIES.  This was the penultimate round of an exhausting tournament for every player.  All games in this round were hard/hard fought draws. For our tournament victor … Continue reading