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Mon baptême de l’air

Fresh air?

Not mine, of course, but the one in my home - the air in my Parisian flat. Indeed, the sponsor ...
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Carlsen, made it; Naka, broke it!

As every year, the www.chess.com platform organised its Speed Chess Championship in November-December, and the big novelty in 2020 was ...
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Skilling open

Here we go again!

Magnus Carlsen always thinks big. After the Carlsen Tour born out of the pandemic, he and his associates have decided ...
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Bundesliga 2020

Back on board!

For me, the start of the new school year in September was marked by a succession of three tournaments. The ...
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Illustration summer 2020

Summer on a gentle slope

After my elimination in the preliminary phase of the Online Masters on 22 June, my summer horizon had suddenly widened ...
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Chessable Master

A pretty bad quarter

Unfortunately, the Chessable Masters, third tournament of the online « Carlsen Tour », didn't end any better than the first ...
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