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grandmaster

1. Chess one of the top chess players of a particular country
2. Chess a player who has been awarded the highest title by the F?d?ration Internationale des ?checs
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In addition to Magnus Carlsen, many leading grandmasters of the world, Shahriyar Mammadyarov, who is second in the FIDE rankings, as well as Teymur Rajabov and Rauf Mammadov are expected to participate in the jubilee tournament," he said.
I was at the open event upstairs led by Russian Grandmaster Alexander Raetsky.
At press time, there are 13 active Grandmasters representing the Philippines excluding Cavite-born Wesley So, who is now playing for the United States.
Ultimately, the might of the Grandmaster prevailed, but not before facing some serious resistance against young David Phillips, one of the Academy's rising stars who forced Anish to pause for a significant think on several occasions.
All qualifying students will felicitated with certificates by Grandmaster Naraynan of KAI in a ceremony at Indian Embassy Auditorium on the April 9.
Iran's 18-year-old international master and female grandmaster ended her campaign with 2,403 points and finished in second place.
Kotronias was awarded the titles of International Master in 1986 and Grandmaster in 1990.
Subsequently, gestating amid his most protracted stretch between feature films (although he wasn't inactive, working on segments for anthology films along with high-profile advertisements), the long-rumoured The Grandmaster finally opened in mainland China in early 2013 and belatedly arrived in Australian cinemas over eighteen months later, by which point it was already commercially available on DVD in much of the world.
Tologontegin met grandmaster Viktor Moskalenko of Spain and lost the game.
However, as against all expectations, the day was to be that of the Huangshi, Hubei-born 20-year-old Grandmaster, who became China's 29th Grandmaster at the age of 15 in 2009, as his calm composure and calculative moves proves to much for Kramnik to handle.
THE way Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta is playing at the moment, it seems only a blunder can prevent him from winning his second Parsvnath International chess title.
Acts announced include hip-hop pioneer Grandmaster Flash, breakthrough band of the moment Stooshe, hip-hop artist Sway, Chicane, whose single Offshore was a massive Ibiza dance anthem, Rudimental, presently charttopping with Feel The Love, Charlotte O'Connor, global ambassador for Quiksilver, Danny Shah, acoustic king of Scotland, and Abersoch threepiece acoustic band The Kickbacks, Grandmaster Flash Mark said: "We've got so much going on at the event.