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a player of exceptional or world class skill in chess or bridge

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This is a fantastic result for Grandmaster Salem Saleh and for UAE chess in general, and it was especially remarkable that he won it on the UAE National Day.
He made his first appearance at The Kasbah two years ago and he's back again on Saturday, November 21 for another demonstration of his turntable technique - much to the delight of club spokesman Amarjit Kullar who revealed: "The first hip hop record I ever bought was The Adventures of Grandmaster Flash On The Wheels of Steel which was the inspiration behind us first booking him for a performance back in February 2013.
All nine rounds of the 2015 Sinquefield Cup featured live play-by-play updates and analysis from different teams of grandmaster commentators including GMs Yasser Seirawan and Maurice Ashley, as well as WGM Jennifer Shahade on www.
Kotronias was awarded the titles of International Master in 1986 and Grandmaster in 1990.
Origami grandmaster Akira Yoshizawa died of pneumonia complications on his 94th birthday.
Each of the events will cater to live audiences, as well as offer streaming broadcasts complete with grandmaster commentary.
Armenian Grandmaster Tigran Petrosian, whom Nigalidze was playing in the sixth-round encounter at the Dubai Chess and Culture Club, told Rahim he thought his opponent was using an electronic device.
Tologontegin met grandmaster Viktor Moskalenko of Spain and lost the game.
However, as against all expectations, the day was to be that of the Huangshi, Hubei-born 20-year-old Grandmaster, who became China's 29th Grandmaster at the age of 15 in 2009, as his calm composure and calculative moves proves to much for Kramnik to handle.
Qatar Masters Open will bring in 160 players to the country--100 of them are Grandmasters with 20 being Women Grandmasters--representing 40 countries for the prestigious tournament.
Classes will be held once a week on Tuesdays from 6 pm till 7:45 pm and will be taught by Lo Si (instructor) Kimmy Squiers, student of Grandmaster Samuel Kwok.
THE way Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta is playing at the moment, it seems only a blunder can prevent him from winning his second Parsvnath International chess title.
22 ( ANI ): Indian grandmaster and defending champion, Viswanathan Anand lost the title to the 22-year-old Norwegian Magnus Carlsen, after the 10th game of the World Chess Championship match ended in a draw here today.
Defending champion Viswanathan Anand avoided defeat against challenger Magnus Carlsen in Game 7 of the 2013 World Chess Championship as the Grandmaster, playing with white pieces, forced a draw with the World Number 1 at Hyatt Regency Chennai, India.
Acts announced include hip-hop pioneer Grandmaster Flash, breakthrough band of the moment Stooshe, hip-hop artist Sway, Chicane, whose single Offshore was a massive Ibiza dance anthem, Rudimental, presently charttopping with Feel The Love, Charlotte O'Connor, global ambassador for Quiksilver, Danny Shah, acoustic king of Scotland, and Abersoch threepiece acoustic band The Kickbacks, Grandmaster Flash Mark said: "We've got so much going on at the event.