Joachim B Nilsen

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Summer update

#Magnus Carlsen #Lara Janzelj #Maxime Vachier-Lagrave

It's finally summer and time for a real update on this past few weeks. Also, we have plenty to look forward in the fall. In this…

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Offerspill news - week 23

#Frode Urkedal #News #Games

It's time for a new update and this week we are delighted to bring you reports from several over-the-board tournaments - including a club double here…

Joachim B Nilsen

Offerspill news - week 22

#Magnus Carlsen #Opening of the week #Champions Chess Tour

There's plenty to report this week. We'll start with the fact that Magnus Carlsen beat Wesley So in an exciting final match in the FTX Crypto…

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Have fun - play the Lowenthal Sicilian

#Openings #Games

The Sicilian Defense is the most popular and fun opening in chess. It leads to exciting positions, never makes you bored and its combative nature attracts…

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Offerspill news - week 21

#Magnus Carlsen #Champions Chess Tour #Jesper Thybo

It's been a great week for chess! World Champion Magnus Carlsen continues to impress and is now in the semi-final of the FTX Crypto Cup. Jesper…

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Success for Jesper & Magnus

#Magnus Carlsen #Jesper Thybo #Champions Chess Tour

Our Danish star Jesper Thybo recently won an international tournament in Serbia with a fantastic rating performance of 2700+. Now he has done it again with…

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Offerspill news - week 19 & 20

#Champions Chess Tour #Games #Offerspill Online League

After a short break from our weekly updates we are back with a juicy one, including opening of the week, the world's first bitcoin tournament, and…

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TalentOffer: Training with Grandelius

#TalentOffer #Training #Puzzles

Laurin Perkampus, a member of our talent program TalentOffer, recently participated in a training camp with other talented players from the club.Besides Laurin, Lara Janželj,…

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Offerspill news - week 18

#Magnus Carlsen #News #Offerspill Online League

It's time for another weekly update.This week we'll have a look at the latest tournaments in the online league and enjoy a new opening, among…

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Offerspill news - week 17

#News #Candidates #Offerspill Online League

A little belated weekly report this time, but it is worth the wait. Jesper Thybo has played, and won, an international tournament recently and we are…

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