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We hope Spain's #1 player, GM Paco Vallejo @Chessidharta, can solve his unbelievable problems with tax authorities (hard to believe that something like what he's going through can really happen) and can be back with full energy soon. All our support to him! @chesscom @FIDE_chess
16-04-2018
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Es una pena - y probablemente incomprensible para la mayoría - lo que parece que le sucede al número 1 español, el GM Paco Vallejo @Chessidharta. Ojalá pueda solucionarlo (y rápidamente) para que pueda seguir con su gran carrera en plenas condiciones. Nuestro ánimo y apoyo...
16-04-2018
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Congratulations @viditchess for your great win at @tatasteelchess Challengers! See if you can attend and win Sunway Sitges in December before going back to Wijk for the Masters! :) #ConvincingChess
30-01-2018
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This blitz questions by @TaniaSachdev at @GibraltarChess are just great (and fun). Just missing some football ones Tania! ;-) https://t.co/oQcKXilZKi
30-01-2018
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@CWainscottMKE And we'd love that you're able to come some day!
29-01-2018
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Estar presente en el @tatasteelchess 2018 no sólo nos ha permitido recopilar ideas para nuestro torneo y hacer buenos contactos, sino también poder tomar algunas fotografías muy cercanas de los mejores jugadores del mundo.@leontxogarcia @davidllada @nadja_wittmann https://t.co/0b9jYxhioF
29-01-2018
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Being the number 1 chess player in the world has some advantages: you have your own car and driver, which is particularly good in the rainy conditions of Wijk aan Zee @tatasteelchess #UnknownDetails @ChessBase https://t.co/7BgTa48FHF
29-01-2018
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4 rounds before the end of the tournament, we guess that @anishgiri already assumed that Magnus would probably be the one to beat, so he used every minute to pay attention to how he was playing... @tatasteelchess @chessbrahTV https://t.co/N4pBFcLU6p
29-01-2018
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He did it again! @MagnusCarlsen beats @anishgiri in the tie-break and won his 6th @TataSteelChess title. We took the picture last week in Groningen while he was still chasing. @anishgiri probably won't tease him in Twitter as we guess he'd have done with a win... :) @chess24com https://t.co/djxH9pU8sx
29-01-2018
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Although losing in the tie-break to @MagnusCarlsen, @anishgiri had a great tournament at @tatasteelchess finishing unbeaten with 9 out of 13 and a performance of 2885. After seeing him in Groningen, we hope he'll be playing in Barcelona or Sitges soon! :) @chesscom @NewInChess https://t.co/FYevGYnyEm
28-01-2018
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Groningen mayor Mr. @PeterdenOudsten welcomed @TataSteelChess on tour in his city. Towns' support is always important, and we are glad to count on @AjSitges support as well! #Chess @rtvnoord https://t.co/S0l4SyhID1
28-01-2018
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Iconic image of the @tatasteelchess: the traditional hit of the gong announces each round's start. Tournament Director Mr. @JVDBergChess was really kind to let us immortalize this moment in Groningen @Anna_Chess @hansenchess @TarjeiJS @alinalami https://t.co/kMI5BusA8W
28-01-2018
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Grandmasters of the @tatasteelchess tournament arriving at @univgroningen last Wednesday. Great expectation in front of the Academy Building in order to be able to take good pictures of some of the world's best chess players #TataSteelChess #ChessOnTour https://t.co/pB23nXimvX
28-01-2018
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The Masters section of the @tatasteelchess tournament visited Groningen on Wednesday, and there we were! Nice group picture of Carlsen, Caruana, Anand, Kramnik, Karjakin, So... They spent 2 hours on the road each way, but it was easier for some with official vehicles! 🙂 #Chess https://t.co/RZrOpDWTFH
28-01-2018
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25-01-2018
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@CWainscottMKE We'll be waiting for you. It would be our great pleasure to be able to
25-01-2018
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RT @CWainscottMKE: Damn I want to go to @SunwayChessOpen someday! Looks amazing!
25-01-2018
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@tatasteelchess @tabbaking @univgroningen We were lucky enough to watch it and visit Groningen ✌
25-01-2018
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Sunway Open is also on tour! Today in Groningen following the @tatasteelchess Masters, with Calrlsen and So in the main board, and Giri in the lead https://t.co/2VYewqyRpe
24-01-2018
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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