The World Chess Rapid
and Blitz Championship 2015
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Magnus Carlsen is the defending champion in both events, but there will be plenty of ex-champions and other top players trying to unseat him in the tournaments in Berlin.
A columnist writes that the positive elements of Fischer’s legacy overshadow the negatives ones.
Even some elite players, who are otherwise good strategic thinkers, have failed to adequately use these powerful networking and marketing tools.
The reigning titleholder’s suggestion last month to do away with the current system and replace it with a yearly elimination tournament has started a debate about the best way to determine the champion.

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The second-oldest club in the United States is celebrating its centenary with a series of events this fall, including commemorating its past champions — some of whom were the best players in the world.


World Championship Match
FIDE Grand Prix Series
World Cities Team Championship 2016 UAE
Women's World Championship Match 2016 Lviv, Ukraine
11–24 Feb 2016 Women's FIDE Grand Prix Series Kish, Iran
9–28 Mar 2016 Candidates Tournament
18–28 Apr 2016 World Amateur Championship 2016 Eretria, Greece
18 Apr 2016
2 May 2016
Women's FIDE Grand Prix Series Borjomi, Georgia
30 Apr 2016
8 May 2016
World Schools Individual Championships 2016 Sousse, Tunisia
1–11 May 2016 Women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2016
11–25 May 2016 FIDE Grand Prix Series



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