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  1. SANDS: Azarov wins International; China claims Olympiad goldRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... before enduring 26. d6 Kd8 27. Qe7 mate. The 41st biennial chess Olympiad that wrapped up last week in Tromso, Norway, did not lack for intriguing storylines, from the unexpected winners podium of China (gold), Hungary (silver) and India (bronze, ...

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  2. 17:08 Men's team of Kyrgyzstan wins 1st place in Group C at World Chess Olympiad in TromsoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | AkiPress

    The men's team of Kyrgyzstan has won at the 2014 World Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway, Chess Federation President Mirlan Turpanov told a press conference in AKIpress on August 19. 174 men's teams participated in the Olympiad, which were divided into 5 groups.

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  3. Former soldiers trek across Arctic to raise A 13,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Haringey Independent

    Charlie Lacey, 37, and Laurence Dawson, 39, both of Tottenham, travelled 220 miles through northern Norway, from Tromso to Hammerfest Mr Lacey, a retired Royal Marine who is now a minister at St Ann's Church, said: "It was definitely a hardcore challenge.

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  4. Chess team finishes campaignRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Fiji Times

    THE Fiji chess teams ended its campaign at the 41st Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway with draws against Sudan and Namibia .

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  5. Bennett takes third in final Norway stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | RTE.ie

    Bennett's podium finish came after a gruelling 165km stage which finished in the city of Tromso, the peloton had been whittled down to a select bunch.

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  6. PH finishes 46th in Chess OlympiadRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | ABS-CBN News

    ... 13 points but wound up at 46th after the tiebreak at the close of the 41st staging of the biennial meet in Tromso, Norway Thursday. Torre, 62, used his pet Torre Attack to trample Gerzhoy in 48 moves on Board 3 while Gomez snatched an 82-move draw ...

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  7. Two chess players die on same day as prestigious tournament is hit by double tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... during a game in the final round of the Chess Olympiad. Hundreds of spectators at the playing hall in Tromso, Norway, watched in horror as Red Cross workers tried to revive the chess player. Later on Thursday night an Uzbekistan player, who has not ...

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  8. Guam chess team beats BahamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Pacific Daily News

    The Guam national chess team redeemed itself after absorbing back-to-back losses by upending the Bahamas 3-1 in Round 8 of the ongoing 41st World Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway.

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  9. Three SSL Live Consoles Deployed For Chess In ConcertRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Mi2n

    Website: http://www.solidstatelogic.com/ 'I was stunned by the exceptional audio quality and dimensionality of sound from the SSL Live' TROMSO, NORWAY - What better music to accompany the 41st World Chess Olympiad tournament than the soundtrack to Chess the musical? Under the direction of Andrew Eljas , the performance included the Norwegian Arctic ... (more)

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  10. Shock as two players die at world chess tournament in NorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Daily Mail

    ... for a gun and fled toward the exits. The Chess Olympiad is a biennial chess tournament, which took place in Tromso, Norway from August one to August 14 this year Former Australian chess grandmaster Ian Rogers, retired from chess in 2007, after he ...

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  11. No more tears for youngest masterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Dominion Post

    PUZZLED: Layla Timergazi at the Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway, where the 13-year-old was competing with the NZ women's team.

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  12. Two players die at chess tournament in NorwayRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | ITV

    Kurt Meier, a member of the Seychelles team, collapsed in the middle of his match against a Rwandan player during the 41st Chess Olympiad competition.

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  13. Two Chess Players Dead At Major TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Sky News

    ... player dies in a game, shortly before an adversary from Uzbekistan. Organisers of the Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway, said a 67-year-old member of the Seychelles team collapsed and died during the final round on Thursday. Tournament spokesman ...

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  14. Bangladesh's poor showingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh finished at a miserable 64th place in the Open Section of the World Chess Olympiad when they suffered a 1-3 defeat to Sweden in the 11th and final round in Tromso, Norway yesterday.

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  15. 11:33 Kyrgyzstan's team ranked 34th among 177 countries at World Chess Olympiad 2014 in NorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | AkiPress

    The last 11th round of the World Chess Olympiad 2014 in Tromso, Norway, came to an end August 14 with the China men's team and Russia women's team victories.

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  16. Historic Golden Feat for ChinaRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    ... western countries' dominance for the first time since 1927. The team triumphed at the 41st Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway on Thursday which saw 171 countries compete, the tournament's greatest participation. Led by veteran Ni Hua, who doubled up ...

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  17. Cuba equaled best Olympiad performanceRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    Thursday, August 14, 2014 Cuba Equals Historic Performance in World Chess Olympiad Oslo, Aug 14.- The Cuban male chess team today beat his counterpart in England and finished seventh in the World Championships of Tromso, Norway, to match his best performance in these conflicts.

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  18. GM Gomez's lecture moved to Sept. 7Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Sun-Star

    ... that they were forced to move the event to Sept. 7 because the date of arrival of Gomez, who is currently in Tromso, Norway for the 2014 World Chess Olympiad has also been moved. "Grand Master John Paul Gomez, who is currently in Tromso, Norway as a ...

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  19. Escandinavia 2014 no 4 - FONTENEN Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | TrekEarth

    ESCANDINAVIA 2014: Serie sobre a minha viagem a NORUEGA e as cidades de ESTOCOLMO e de COPENHAGUE , entre os dias 21 de Junho e 12 de Julho de 2014 - No 004 ! SCANDINAVIA 2014: Series on my trip to NORWAY and to the cities of STOCKHOLM and COPENHAGEN , from June 21st to July 12th, 2014 - #004 ! O PARQUE DE VIGELAND - A FONTE ! VIGELAND PARK - THE ... (more)

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  20. Escandinavia 2014 no 3 - FONTENEN Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | TrekEarth

    ESCANDINAVIA 2014: Serie sobre a minha viagem a NORUEGA e as cidades de ESTOCOLMO e de COPENHAGUE , entre os dias 21 de Junho e 12 de Julho de 2014 - No 003 ! SCANDINAVIA 2014: Series on my trip to NORWAY and to the cities of STOCKHOLM and COPENHAGEN , from June 21st to July 12th, 2014 - #003 ! O PARQUE DE VIGELAND - A FONTE ! VIGELAND PARK - THE ... (more)

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