Chess Championship

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Tal Shaked
5, 1978 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA) is an American chess grandmaster, who is best known for winning the World Junior Championship in 1997 ... the game at the age of seven, and developed his chess skills in the scholastic chess organizations of Tucson, Arizona ... As a junior, Shaked won several national scholastic championships, including the 1987 National Primary Championship, the 1990 National Elementary Championship, the 1991 National K-8 Championship, the 1992 ...
Laura Rogule
... Laura Rogule (5 February 1988, Riga) is a Latvian chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster ... She won the Latvian Chess Championship for women in 2003, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2013 ... In 2002 she won the World Girls Under-14 Championship ...
Shen Yang (chess Player) - Career
... In 2001, she won the U-12 Girls section of the World Youth Chess Championship in Spain ... A notable game occurred in the World Team Chess Championship, held in Beersheba, Israel on October–November 2005, where Shen - then rated 2326 - managed to defeat 2652 ... In the May–June 2006 37th Chess Olympiad in Turin she was part of the Chinese team that came third in the Women's section ...
Le Quang Liem - Chess Career
... August–September 2008, he won the 1st Dragon Capital Vietnam chess open with 7/9 ... In September 2009, he won the 4th Kolkata Open Chess Tournament ahead of 13 higher-rated players ... won the 9th Aeroflot Open with 7/9, earning him an invitation to the Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting ...
Chess Software - Chronology
... The idea of creating a chess-playing machine dates back to the eighteenth century ... Around 1769, the chess playing automaton called The Turk became famous before being exposed as a hoax ... and limited to be useful for playing full games of chess ...

Famous quotes containing the word chess:

    The chess pieces are the block alphabet which shapes thoughts; and these thoughts, although making a visual design on the chess-board, express their beauty abstractly, like a poem.... I have come to the personal conclusion that while all artists are not chess players, all chess players are artists.
    Marcel Duchamp (1887–1968)