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@sequerapaolini Esperamos que así sea, muchas gracias!
24-01-2018
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Tata Steel Amateurs playing and watching Masters and Challengers' games #TataSteelChess https://t.co/dRnEO59mZO
23-01-2018
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Tata Steel Challengers https://t.co/Nvso5hxqHL
23-01-2018
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The only game that did not finish with a draw at today's @tatasteelchess Masters: @AnishGiri beat Maxim Matlakov (both analyzing their moves here) and he is now on top of the standing's table. @chessnews @TarjeiJS @usefulchess @chesscom @chess24com https://t.co/CK6wLEJi5B
23-01-2018
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@fins0905 @ReykjavikOpen @CLTchesscenter Should maybe consider Sunway Sitges International Chess Festival (Barcelona) in December if you want to follow @amanhambleton and become a GM in Spain! :)
23-01-2018
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Next to the @tatasteelchess tournament hall there's a @NewInChess book stand, in case you missed it. Maybe something to think about for Sunway Sitges International Chess Festival next December too... https://t.co/LHO9OAGN3w
23-01-2018
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USA's @FabianoCaruana drew his game earlier today at @tatasteelchess vs India's @AdhibanChess. Both need to get some wins, and they'll have next chance tomorrow when the Masters' tournament moves to Groningen. We'll be there too @chesscom_in @USChess @TaniaSachdev @ChessbaseIndia https://t.co/1H3nSlMuU9
23-01-2018
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As organizers, we must say that decoration we saw of the tournament hall's walls is impressive: congratulations to @Jvdbergchess and his team for their work! We can't wait to see Groningen's setup tomorrow @tatasteelchess https://t.co/2m0IyXSy7s
23-01-2018
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GM @FabianoCaruana had to play his towers well today! 🙂 Still a lot to learn from great chess photographers like @davidllada (or Tata Steel's photographer @alinalami), but we had fun today taking some pictures at Wijk aan Zee and getting some ideas for Sunway Sitges 2018! https://t.co/FVlf9oduEQ
23-01-2018
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Hou Yifan and @GMGawain Jones drew their game earlier today at Wijk aan Zee #TataSteelChess Tomorrow we'll visit Groningen in order to be able to see more live action! @ecfchess @nigelshortchess https://t.co/mrtetCoXMk
23-01-2018
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Wouldn't it be nice to have GM @SergeyKaryakin playing in Spain soon, and even better, at Sunway Sitges Tournament some day? 😀 For now, good enough to have seen him earlier today during his game vs. GM Wei Yi @chess24com https://t.co/FOqpjEz84i
23-01-2018
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Great to see world's number 1 woman chess player Hou Yifan today at #TataSteelChess Masters. We hope to have a chance to convince her that playing in Sitges in December is also really worth it! 😀 @YifanTradimo @SusanPolgar @Anna_Chess @WOMChess @chesscom https://t.co/GDe8v431nB
23-01-2018
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@SergeyKaryakin We're looking forward to meeting you in Groningen after seeing you today in Wijk aan Zee! (or maybe even for breakfast! :) )
23-01-2018
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India's top chess players, GM Vishy Anand (men) and GM Harika Dronavalli (women), are playing the Tata Steel Tournament in Wijk aan Zee these days. It was a pleasure to see them live today! @ChessbaseIndia @chesscom_in @TaniaSachdev https://t.co/3ZzPFIL9yV
23-01-2018
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Nada mejor que visitar el torneo Tata Steel de Wijk aan Zee (Holanda) para seguir mejorando en la organización del Sunway Sitges Chess Festival. Además hemos tenido la suerte de poder ver la partida entre Anand y Carlsen (tablas)! @leontxogarcia @illescasmiguel @guillembaches https://t.co/AmdlGzwuHR
23-01-2018
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Today's top game at @tatasteelchess featured @vishy64theking vs. @MagnusCarlsen (1/2-1/2). It was a good day for visiting the tournament! It's a pity that Mr. Anand won't be playing the Candidates; who knows what could have happened! @dna @TaniaSachdev @chesscom https://t.co/FvCY1IoMUF
23-01-2018
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Organizers of @SunwayChessOpen are visiting Wijk aan Zee tournament today and tomorrow. There's always something to learn from good tournaments in order to improve ours! @tatasteelchess https://t.co/yMHFnjAI9o
23-01-2018
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RT @chesscom_in: What an fascinating game by GM Viktor Bologan of Moldova 🇲🇩 A Beast of a performance to blow away an Indian! Check out th…
19-01-2018
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RT @Rahal_Michael: Sabes que es un torneo de lujo cuando el pasillo de entrada te recuerda a todos los grandes campeones de #ajedrez @Sunwa
19-01-2018
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We'll be visiting Wijk aan Zee and Gibraltar next week, and hope to see some players who took part in our Open! Any suggestions for our visit?
18-01-2018
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RT @MonteCarlo930: Víctor Bologan y su obra de arte en el SunwayChessOpen https://t.co/7h1rMORtU4 @chesscom @ChessBase @TaniaSachdev @leont
04-01-2018
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Results of our recently finished Open have been evaluated by FIDE and players' ratings updated! Enter FIDE's website to check your own rating update. For instance, India's GM Aravindh crossed 2600 thanks to his amazing performance and win: https://t.co/uxgzcRQhig @ChessbaseIndia
03-01-2018
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Is there a better way to start the chess year than watching online the @chesscom speed chess final? Nakamura vs. Carlsen now!
03-01-2018
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Health, happiness and good chess! https://t.co/i6PcSqo6Qn
01-01-2018
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@SusanPolgar @amanhambleton @hansenchess @chessbrahTV @DanielRensch He said he would do so when he became a GM! Not that we want to... 😄😄😄
30-12-2017
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Ya es OFICIAL: la 5ª edición del Festival Internacional de Ajedrez Sunway Sitges se celebrará del 14 al 23 de diciembre de 2018, por primera vez a 10 rondas (sin día de doble ronda) @leontxogarcia @illescasmiguel @chess24es @guillembaches @chessbase_es @davidllada Te lo perderás? https://t.co/WWVJg4T1Bk
30-12-2017
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Now that dates have been released, we hope @amanhambleton can include our tournament in his agenda again, so that we see him playing in Sitges as a GM now... and without his beard! @hansenchess @chessbrahTV @DanielRensch
30-12-2017
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Some more official news NOW: our 2018 Open Tournament will have 10 rounds for the first time, without any double-round day (Dec. 14th-23rd). We hope players enjoy having one more round of great and strong chess! @davidllada @MarkTWIC @TelegraphChess
30-12-2017
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We appreciate every support, but especially from @SusanPolgar, @MarticaFierro and @WOMChess, to help us grow women chess in our already strong tournament. Stay tuned to find out some exciting novelties with regards to this for our 2018 open! @TaniaSachdev @chessqueen @pogonina
30-12-2017
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It's official NOW! We are glad to announce that the 5th edition of Sunway Sitges International Chess Festival will be held from Dec. 14th, 2018, until Dec. 23rd, 2018, in Sitges (Barcelona, Spain). Save the dates! @FIDE_chess @SusanPolgar @chesscom @chess24com @ChessBase https://t.co/3umhcFCJBK
30-12-2017
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RT @SWE_chess: Unstoppable! First victory in @SunwayChessOpen and now the leader in #riltoncup with 3/3. Aravindh Chithambaram shows peak p…
30-12-2017
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Congratulations ti Ju Wenjun for her convincing win in the World Rapid Chess tournament of Saudi! 2 of the world's most populated countries (India and China) get the titles, it should be good for chess' growth (let's hope that @WOMChess as well!) @SusanPolgar @ChessbaseIndia
29-12-2017
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India's chessplayers rock at the end of the year! Just 5 days after GM Aravinth's win in the strong Sunway Sitges 2017 Open, @vishy64theking takes the World Rapid Chess title in Saudi. Congratulations! 2 different generations, 2 different categories of tournaments, but 2 wins...
29-12-2017
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India's GM Aravinth defeated Croatia's GM Zdenko Kozul in Sunway Sitges 2017 last round and clinched the title and the 5.000 € first prize. Amazing performance for this young GM, who crossed 2600 rating points with his win @ChessbaseIndia @chesscom_in @TaniaSachdev @MohammadKaif https://t.co/rsHlGnMI2i
27-12-2017
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@SusanPolgar @WOMChess @MarticaFierro This is very kind! Please follow us so that I can send you a private message, or contact the organizer Mr. Oskar Stöber at info@sunwaychessfestival.com. Maybe you could even come to Sitges during the tournament:)
24-12-2017
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Here is @TaniaSachdev from India after her today's last round win! @ChessbaseIndia @chesscom_in @chessdom https://t.co/wjz3jTCgP4
24-12-2017
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What can we say about @amanhambleton that has not been said yet? We are glad he clinched his last GM norm in our tournament, and we hope to see him next year in Sitges (that he brings his long beard with him again is going to be difficult!) @chessbrahTV @hansenchess @chesscom https://t.co/zfwK1NsenY
24-12-2017
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We had the pleasure to see GM Ivan Sokolov playing in Sitges this year @PROChessLeague @Times_Chess A good top-10 finish for him with 6.5 points out of 9. https://t.co/liUYKWlQ1i
24-12-2017
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Thanks to WGM @TaniaSachdev, strong and beautiful player, and a very nice person, for her presence in our tournament. And to Sara Khadem, Dinara Saduakassova, B. Möngöntuul, Mitra Hejazipour, etc., who also allowed to see stronger @WOMChess in Sitges @SusanPolgar @MarticaFierro https://t.co/IAhWyLtpAJ
24-12-2017
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El joven GM Aravinth de la India es el ganador del Open Internacional de Ajedrez Sunway Sitges 2017, con el GM Samuel Shankland segundo y el GM Salem Saleh de Emiratos tercero. Fortísimo torneo con más de 100 jugadores titulados! @leontxogarcia @davidllada @chess24es @chesscom_es https://t.co/aduKT4KtXs
23-12-2017
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GM Aravinth from India won Sunway Sitges 2017 with 6 wins and 3 draws: an impressive performance! Indian players always did well in Sitges, but it's the 1st time that one takes the title @ChessbaseIndia @ChessIndiaNet @chesscom_in @chessfederation @TaniaSachdev @Rameshchess https://t.co/SSWxvfwqBI
23-12-2017
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GM Salem Saleh finished 3rd in the strong Sunway Sitges 2017 tournament close to Barcelona (Spain). Great player and person! @uaechess1976 @Salem_Alhuwar @dubaichess @AD_Chess_Club @SharjahChess @fujchessclub https://t.co/XZ3rZAmjcR
23-12-2017
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GM Aravinth from India is the winner of 2017 Sunway Sitges International Chess Open. USA's GM Samuel Shankland takes second place and UAE's GM Salem Saleh third, followed by over 100 titled players. Congratulations to the winners! @ChessbaseIndia @UAEChess @SharjahChess @USChess https://t.co/RfVd4HLMgT
23-12-2017
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The playoff about to end. @GMShanky and GM @Salem_Alhuwar Saleh https://t.co/82VQj9Afg3
23-12-2017
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While playoffs take place, the hall is getting ready for the prizes' ceremony https://t.co/gl7PEf4iEF
23-12-2017
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GM Awonder Liang watching the playoffs @USChess https://t.co/1DDUIGsoUJ
23-12-2017
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GM Salem Saleh playing the semi-final of the playoff for the second spot of the tournament in Sitges! @UAEChess @AD_Chess_Club @dubaichess https://t.co/OnFDerbHx6
23-12-2017
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Play-off about to start @chess24com @chessable @chesscom @SusanPolgar Live at https://t.co/zr21C3synK and https://t.co/jd57JWFDFI https://t.co/lO4wIBMWnL
23-12-2017
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A punto de empezar el play-off. Síguelo en https://t.co/aFf66smywt y en https://t.co/zr21C3synK @leontxogarcia @davidllada @illescasmiguel @chess24es
23-12-2017
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It seems we have a winner! GM Aravinth wins his game today and cannot be reached by any other player now. Great tournament for him! @ChessbaseIndia @chesscom_in @ChessIndiaNet @chessfederation @TaniaSachdev
23-12-2017