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Skaak: Magnus Carlsen to faces Alireza Firouzja as No 1 battles dip in form

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Norway’s world champion, beaten in his last four events, meets Wijk winner, candidates leader and arch-rival on first day of $200,000 InvitationalThe 10-tournament online $1.5m Meltwater Champions Tour resumes todayon...

Skaak: Magnus Carlsen on the brink of elimination from his own tournament

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Magnus Carlsen, the world champion, has been having a hard time in the $1.5m online Meltwater Champions Tour, supported by his own company Play Magnus Group. Daar is 10 qualifying tournaments leading to a final in a...

Skaak: Humiliated Magnus Carlsen eliminated from his own tournament

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Magnus Carlsen, the world champion, has been having a hard time in the $1.5m online Meltwater Champions Tour, supported by his own company Play Magnus Group. Daar is 10 qualifying tournaments leading to a final in t...

Skaak: Magnus Carlsen’s recent failures should be just a blip on his record

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Magnus Carlsen has now gone six tournaments in a row without a first prize, his longest such sequence since he won the world crown in 2013. Egter, his current setback (maybe “humiliation” was a bit strong) looks jus...

Skaak: new event gives chance for young talent to face Magnus Carlsen

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A new $100,000 online event for rising talents, the Julius Baer Challengers Tour, is under way this week. Ten under-18 male players and 10 under-25 women are competing in an all-play-all which ends on Sunday. Play beg...

Magnus Carlsen’s wait for challenger almost over as Candidates returns

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The Covid-hit Candidates will resume in Ekaterinburg on Monday, a full year after the eight-player tournament to decide the official challenger for Magnus Carlsen’s global crown was unceremoniously and tantalisingly h...

Magnus Carlsen ends tournament win drought at New In Chess Classic

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Magnus Carlsen’s relief was evident last weekend after the world champion finally won his first tournament since his 30th birthday in November, the New In Chess Classic. The Norwegian had finished a disappointing sixt...

Skaak: Magnus Carlsen and entire world top 10 compete for volatile bitcoin

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Bitcoin, the wildly fluctuating cryptocurrency, and the careful strategies of the chessboard might seem to have little in common as partners, but the unlikely marriage is about to happen. On Sunday the pair come toget...

Magnus Carlsen beats Wesley So at third attempt amid copycat draw gripes

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Magnus Carlsen’s uneven progress through the online Meltwater Champions Tour, two tournament victories in six attempts, still leaves the world champion in pole position for the 10-player Tour final over the board at S...

‘Her body is her business card’: Sweat director Magnus von Horn on the world of online influencers

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Magnus von Horn makes a confession few film-makers would admit to: “Some of the things I saw on social media were more moving than what I saw in the cinema.” Cinema and social media are currently the best of enemies: ...

Magnus Carlsen advances at chess World Cup but seeds fall to new talents

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The $1.9m (£1.38m), 206-player World Cup at Sochi has so far proved a graveyard for the top 10 grandmasters, while a bevy of teenage talents have seized the opportunity to enhance their growing reputations. After thre...

China’s booming real estate market could spell trouble for the economy

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In China today, the buzz is all about how the government there too has stumbled into an energy crisis with widespread power cuts. Yet this and other supply shocks will eventually pass, while the $300bn(£218bn) of debt...

Magnus Carlsen embraces chaos in gripping draw with Ian Nepomniachtchi

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Magnus Carlsen diced with danger in an entertaining second game of the world chess championships in Dubai before recovering to secure a 58-move draw. It leaves his 14-game match with Ian Nepomniachtchi level at 1-1 go...

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