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Natalia Pogonina
chess 106,534 followers
Had a nice tournament victory in @BielFestival! I liked my play there even though it became shaky at the end. Interesting games overall!
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The one I will be playing in my next game #gottalovethemall RT @geno3396 what's your favourite opening as white?
"When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it" - Henry Ford #learntofly
A levitating chessboard, book, #StarWars spaceship and more! Cool magnetic device:…
Happy birthday to @GMJuditPolgar! Thanks for being an inspiration in #chess for women and men alike! #BirthdayTweet
Снова вместе, снова рядом! "Кто хорошо работает, тот хорошо ест"- решили мы и начали предолимпийские сборы с обеда!💪
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Who is your next pick to reach 2800+? Grischuk? Nakamura? Karjakin? Vachier-Lagrave? Someone else? ;) #poll #chess
Congrats to @FabianoCaruana for winning @SparkassenChess and for potentially becoming the 7th player ever to secure a FIDE 2800+ #rating!
Now that's a good one! RT @dota2updates Dota 2 - it's like a game of chess: #Dota2 #TI4 #Chess
I was a strange girl growing up. More into cars, toy soldiers & hanging out with boys than dolls & dressing up. And then there was #chess :)
Barbie turned 55 this year. So far, it hasn't been a happy anniversary:
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Breaking Barriers: Natalie Nakase has long aspired to lead an @NBA team. | READ »
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@MarionStavsoien vi får håpe d. Jg greier heller ikke å finne i regulations at forsinkelse i forh til juni-frist skal medføre utestengelse.
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@MarionStavsoien vet ikke, men hennes plass noe annet. Kvinne OL taper prestisje uten Russland og ille m megafokus på negativ sak.
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Jeg håper arrangøren av Sjakk OL er så fleksible som mulig. Tid for sjakkfest nå. #litentuevelterstortlass
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"Своя игра", сегодняшний юбилейный финал. Категория "вокруг спорта". Вопрос: "У одних нет парусов, у других - копыт, у третьих - бивней")))
@Pogonina MT @KanchanDNA: Great story of Saranya, new National Junior Chess Champion. Her single mother sells flowers…
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It is a good test for a FIDE President or a President of a national chess federation: does he care about the players, or only about himself?
Kudos to @Ilyumzhinov and Andrei Filatov for their timely reactions and for maintaining the Gens Una Sumus spirit
Letter of the FIDE Lawyers to the Tromso Olympiad Organisers and Norwegian Chess Federation
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Russia state Olympiad exclusion of their women's team unlawful: The Russian Chess Federation's response.
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When you are trying to prevent one of your own ambassadors from competing, and the other condemns your actions in public, how cool is that?
Both Anatoly Karpov and Alexandra Kosteniuk are official ambassadors of the Chess Olympiad, as can be seen on the home page of the site.