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Opening Master's Black Friday and Cyber Monday Extravaganza

Greetings, chess enthusiasts! The best sales chess event of the year is upon us, and Opening Master Chess Database is rolling out the red carpet for all chess players and passionate strategists. Buckle up for a chess revolution as we present our Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, offering an unbeatable 50% discount on all purchases!

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Announcement: A Spooktacular Update and Halloween Promotion!

Greetings, Chess Enthusiasts! We are thrilled to announce the completion of a major overhaul and enhancement to the Opening Master Chess database. Our team has diligently worked on a thorough clean-up and update, culminating in the addition of over 125,000 new human chess games. As a result, the Opening Master database now boasts an impressive collection of 9,742,701 games in OM OTB and 2,206,734 correspondence games in OM CORR. However, the crown jewel, our flagship - OM GOLEM, proudly showcases an astonishing compilation of nearly 31 million human chess games!

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The 5th Annual Chess Slovak Open with live streaming and interview about chess databases

Love doing things for the first time. Being part of the live streaming in the chess world was bit shaky, didn't know what to expect especially when sitting next to you is experienced FIDE Master. I was just hoping he would not test me from theory of openings or middle games showing me the board what to play next. Luckily, we discussed the topic I knew well - chess databases.

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[#22] 5 QUESTION SERIES INTERVIEW with Maestro Woodworker Brad Borkowski from Colorado, USA

Today we are going to speak with our friend Brad Borkowski aka the Colorado Woodworker from United States. Brad is a high school woodshop teacher based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Since 2013, he's run a successful store on Etsy in his spare time selling beautiful, handcrafted chessboards. After the release of Netflix's The Queen's Gambit, his sales skyrocketed!

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World Chess Cup 2023 in Baku, Azerbaijan brings already surprises. Download all players FREE.

The Chess World Cup 2023 just started and we have prepared for you top 50 players on the list as free chess database for you. The 206-player single-elimination chess tournament is being played now in Baku, Azerbaijan, from 30 July to 24 August 2023. It will be the 10th edition of the Chess World Cup. The top three finishers in the tournament will qualify for the 2024 Candidates Tournament. The tournament will be held in parallel with the Women's Chess World Cup 2023.

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[#21] 5 QUESTION SERIES INTERVIEW with Lena Miladinovic, CEO Outpost & WIM, IA, FI

Today we are going to speak with our friend Lena Miladinovic from Serbia. She is a Woman International Master in chess, an international arbiter, and a FIDE instructor, coach, and CEO of Outpost Chess. The Outpost Chess is a new global platform that connects event organizers, chess clubs, players, arbiters, trainers, and offers a comprehensive hub for tournament organizers where they can find an end to end solution for running their events under one roof. And she won a startup of the year. 

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Quo Vadis Chinese chess? Chinese Women (and man) dominate FIDE World Chess

China’s Ju Wenjun, Women’s World Chess Champion, born 1991 in Shanghai, China with FIDE Rating 2560 was challenged by Lei Tingjie, the winner of the Candidates Tournament. And with recent win of Men's World Chess Championship Liren Ding surprised all with his win against Russian Ian Nepomianchi. Quo Vadis Chinese Chess? The new age of Chinese chess ruling might come by storm. (by Chinese chess we mean traditional world chess, not Xiangqi)

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Today we celebrate International Chess Day. Why this is perfect timing to bring your kids

Happy International Chess Day! Today, we celebrate the game of strategy and intellect which has been around with us 1500 years. The game of chess was born in India during the Gupta dynasty in the 6th century. Today, more than 1500 years later, it is played in 172 countries. Official International Chess Federation (FIDE) was born on this day 1924.

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