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Ashlan Ramsey to turn pro

...about how I hit the ball, what I'm doing with the ball, how I'm maneuvering around the course <0x2014> the chess game that is golf."Following the top players and leaders as an announcer has helped her own game."You see that they make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-15/ashlan-ramsey-turn-pro
Rory McIlroy tested by quick greens

...to your spots," McIlroy said after a first-round 71 left him three shots off the Masters lead. "It almost becomes like chess, where you're just making these moves. That hasn't been my forte in the past, but I'll learn to love it this week...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/rory-mcilroy-tested-quick-greens
Phil Mickelson | The Masters

...a different kind of relaxed this week at the Masters Tournament. He's taken his youngest daughter to coffee shops to play chess and stayed up past midnight watching movies with his family. No words were needed to convey meaning of win Posted: 04...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Phil_Mickelson.shtml
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:RUSSIAN PRESIDENT Putin is playing three dimensional chess while our clueless leader is playing marbles. OH THE INCONGRUITY of it all. People can spew vitriol against the Truths of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-09/rants-raves-0
Athens, Ga., teens build community, life skills through chess

...Ga. - School-aged children and their chess boards taking over a downtown Athens pizzeria...night. But every third Friday, young chess masters meet at Little Italy to compete...a social worker, has long incorporated chess into his work with at-risk teens. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-09/athens-ga-teens-build-communi
Former child podigy Magnus Carlsen new chess world champion

NEW DELHI - The world of chess has a new king, and it's a 22-year-old...Magnus Carlsen, of Norway, won the chess world championship Friday, becoming the...referred to as the "Justin Bieber of chess" ? can fulfill an even bigger hope among...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-11-22/former-child-podigy-
Knicks excited about hiring of Phil Jackson

NEW YORK - Even before meeting with him, Knicks players like Phil Jackson's hiring to run their franchise."I'm a chess player, so that was a power move right there," Carmelo Anthony said. "So now we're going to see what's the next move...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-15/knicks-excited-about-hiring-p
Jimmy Carter recalls rival Bo Callaway

...a state senator, bristled at Callaway turning his back on his Southern Democrat upbringing. It quickly became a political chess game between them. "He defected from the Democratic Party, I remained loyal," Carter said in the e-mail. "We ran against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-16/jimmy-carter-recalls-riv
Chess tournament welcomes serious, casual players

...men looked on while two others played a quick game of chess at the Columbia County Library on Saturday.They quietly...Open.That's the difference between competitive chess and casual chess, said Adam Shaw, the president of the Chess Players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-07/chess-tournament-welcomes-ser
Chess players struggle with idea of drug tests in push to join Olympics

...FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- If the world's leading chess federation gets its way, the game will...some players who call drug-testing in chess a logistical headache and a logical absurdity...is on the agenda Saturday at the U.S. Chess Federation's annual meeting here, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/11/biz_318180.shtml
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