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Tanitoluwa Adewumi

An 8-year-old Nigerian refugee living in a homeless shelter won New York’s state chess championship

Tanitoluwa Adewumi, who goes by Tani, won the New York State Scholastic Championships tournament for his age group, kindergarten through third grade.

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Magnus Carlsen in London.

Magnus Carlsen won his 4th straight World Chess Championship by dominating the rapid tiebreaker after 12 straight draws

Magnus Carlsen has won his fourth World Chess Championship, defeating Fabiano Caruana in London. After an unprecedented 12 draws in longer time controls, the classic chess gave way to rapid tiebreaks. Carlsen is the stronger rapid player and crushed Caruana 3-0.
Draws, draws, and more draws.

Game 12 of the World Chess Championship has ended in a shocking draw and now goes to tiebreakers between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana

The World Chess Championship is even after 11 games. Game 12 will be a test of whether Fabiano Caruana wants to risk it all against Magnus Carlsen.
Fabiano Caruana, left, and Magnus Carlsen, right.

American challenger Fabiano Caruana missed his best chance to win a game against Magnus Carlsen at World Chess Championship

American Challenger Fabiano Caruana fought for a win in Game 6 at the 2018 World Chess Championship but Magnus Carlsen was able to make a draw. The first five games were interesting, but all also ended in draws. Six more games remain to be played in London.
Fabiano Caruana and Magnus Carlsen are battling for the title of best chess player in the world, but there might be other mind games in play.

Video released during the World Chess Championships has many wondering if it was a terrible blunder or crafty a bit of gamesmanship

Fabiano Caruana and Magnus Carlsen are battling for the title of best chess player in the world, but there might be other mind games in play.
Fabiano Caruana at a press event before the 2018 World Chess Championship in London.

An American finally has a shot at winning the World Chess Championship for the first time since Bobby Fischer in 1972

Fabiano Caruana will be the first American to play for the World Chess Championship since Bobby Fischer in 1972. Caruana will face three-time champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway. Caruana has been a contender for a number of years, but this will be his first shot at the title.

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America’s best hope for a World Chess Champion is returning to the tournament that marked his most epic victory

The Sinquefield Cup is an event with some major positive memories for Fabiano Caruana.