Mayweather wins unanimous decision, stays unbeaten

...that sent Mayweather into the ropes - but he wasn't able to consistently land against the elusive champion.The fight was a chess match, with Mayweather using his jab to keep Pacquiao away most of the fight. Pacquiao tried to force the action, but Mayweather...

Mayweather ready to move on after richest fight ever

...books as the best of his generation ? and certainly the richest. Because he doesn't take chances and turns fights into chess matches, though, he's not going to be mentioned on any short list of all-time greats even while he insists he's the...

NASCAR 'modernizing' with digital dashboards

...exactly what you said," Brad Keselowski said."We can't allow computers to drive the race cars or this becomes more of a chess match than a race. So in that sense we have to keep that balanced."While other motorsports have digital technology, most...

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: 04/12...

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...arcpls.orgGAME DAY FOR SENIORS: 11 a.m. Monday, April 13, Jeff Maxwell Branch Library; Scrabble, Monopoly, checkers, chess, cards and more; free; (706) 793-2020, arcpls.orgA BASIC INTRODUCTION TO LIBRARY DATABASES: WHAT THEY CAN DO FOR...

Augusta Prep STAR student wins regional honor

...10 percent or top 10 students of their class based on grade-point average.Burns runs track and cross country at Augusta Prep, is an active member of the Chess Club and helped the school math team earn a state championship last spring.

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...

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...

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...

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Computer chess games provide worthy opponents

...Street": "If you want a friend, get a dog." Well, take it from me, if you want a chess buddy, buy a chess program for your PC. I'm a "patzer," a chess player who knows how to move the pieces fairly well but is forever doomed to mediocrity...

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