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  1. Womena s chess champ Tatev Abrahamyan aims to put the men in checkRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    ... also teaching at the American Chess Academy, she is prepping for the 41st World Chess Olympiad Aug. 1-15 in Tromso, Norway. A win there will bring her one step closer to her Grandmaster goal. Abrahamyan and the reigning women's champion, Ukranian ...

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  2. Wesley draws last game, earns title, higher ratingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... be back in training with his coach Susan Polgar's sister, Judit, in Hungary for a week before leaving for Tromso, Norway where he will coach the United States chess team in the 41st Olympiad set Aug. 1-15. After So switched federations, the ...

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  3. Chasing a dream: From the tropics to the snow fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Cairns' Lara Hudson is swapping far north Queensland for Scandinavia and fashion for fur to live out her dream of becoming a dog-sledder.

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  4. Newcomer tipped for successRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Vital Football

    Goalkeeper Radoslaw Cierzniak believes countryman and recent new arrival Jaroslaw Fojut can be a real big hit at Tannadice.

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  5. Chess names Olympiad squadRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Fiji Times

    THE national team is optimistic of a good outing in the 41st Chess Olympiad at Tromso, Norway to be held from August 1 to 14. The event which will have more than 170 countries and 1500 chess players is the fourth largest sporting event in the world.

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  6. Former Celtic Bosman signing Jaroslaw Fojut: I am over my injury...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Daily Record

    IT'S been two years since the Pole saw his dream move to Parkhead fall through due to an injury suffered while playing for Slask Wroclaw but he says he is now fit and ready after a full season playing in Norway.

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  7. So shares lead after win over RussianRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Italy yesterday. The 20-year-old So, who is set to hand the US team in next month's 41st Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway, outplayed Nepomniachtchi in a rare variation of an English Opening and pulled through in a razor-sharp pair of bishops ...

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  8. Judy takes on the top jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Hereford Times

    WITH the coming of the new Rotary year, the Hereford City Club, which was established 84 years ago, welcomed its new president, Judy Bolton.

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  9. Enkhtuul becomes Mongolia's 3rd WGMRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    A. Enkhtuul becomes Grandmaster Mongolian chess player A.Enkhtuul, 20, will be officially certified as Grandmaster during the 85th FIDE Congress in Tromso, Norway from August 4 to 15.

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  10. Barbosa undecided on Chess Olympiad stintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | ABS-CBN News

    Already mired with problems concerning Wesley So's decision to coach the United States team instead, the Philippines suffered yet another devastating blow as its second board player Oliver Barbosa has remained undecided whether or not to play in the team seeing action in the 41st Chess Olympiad set from Aug. 1-15 in Tromso, Norway.

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  11. Chess master keeps sharpRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | Pacific Daily News

    ... in." The Guam Echecs currently are fundraising to send four members to compete in a tournament on Aug. 1 in Tromso, Norway. If you are interested in making a donation or being a part of the organization, you can contact Moguel at 649-4489.

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  12. Wesley So to coach team USA in NorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    ... week, July, 3, Wesley received an email from the NCFP Secretariat about the upcoming 2014 Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway. So's name was included in the list of players playing for the national team, along with Oliver Barbosa, Julio Saddora, ...

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  13. Passing on knowledge and experience to the next generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    Susan Polgar Named World's Top Chess Coach First female coach to win one of top six coach medals July 04, 2014 Susan Polgar has been named the top chess trainer in the world by the World Chess Federation .

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  14. Pesta o: Norway hosts biggest chess tournamentRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Sun-Star

    ONE of the world's largest sporting event featuring more than 1,600 players from 181 countries will take place in Tromso, Norway on Aug, 1-14.

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  15. Norway Gets TerraSAR-X Direct Receiving StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Airbus Defence and Space and Kongsberg Satellite Services have signed a multi-million-euro agreement for the delivery and installation of a Direct Receiving Station for TerraSAR-X and its twin satellite TanDEM-X in Norway.

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  16. Kasparov to Fide head: time to goRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, president of FIDE since 1995, who he is campaigning to replace at the next elections at Tromso, Norway, in August. Kasparov spent Sunday afternoon answering questions from a gathering of T&T chess players, including many juniors, ...

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  17. So repels Canadian, clinches 2nd spotRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | ABS-CBN News

    ... on whether or not he would play for the Philippines in the World Chess Olympiad from Aug. 1 to 15 in Tromso, Norway after he announced he would be switching federations. If he decides to play, So will join GMs Julio Catalino Sadorra, Oliver Barbosa, ...

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  18. 62 year old Torre qualifies for the Chess OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    ... mez thus clinched the last two berths in the Phl team bound for the World Chess Olympiad from Aug. 1 to 15 in Tromso, Norway... Source: http://www.philstar.com

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  19. Armenian Team Aims For Victory In Coming 41st Chess Olympiad - AronianRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Groong

    ARMENIAN TEAM AIMS FOR VICTORY IN COMING 41ST CHESS OLYMPIAD - ARONIAN YEREVAN, June 24. /ARKA/.

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  20. So rips Us GM, shares Edmonton chess leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 23 | ABS-CBN News

    ... maintained that So will be bannering the country's campaign in the World Chess Olympiad set Aug. 1-15 in Tromso, Norway. The other two slots are still being disputed by 11 players in the ongoing Battle of Grandmasters or Olympiad qualifiers at the ...

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