Tournament of semi-champions
Now's your chance to test those Chess skills
you've been bragging about for years. Monday, at 7:00 p.m., the Chess
Club in the Hopkins Center
for the Arts is letting anyone challenge Russian grandmasters Valerij
Filippov and Peter Kiriakov for $10. The two greatest players in the
world (Ok, the 72nd and 203rd greatest, respectively) will be competing
players simultaneously. Or, if you really think you have mad Chess
skills, you could always try to get into the HB Global Chess Challenge (May 18-22) at the Minneapolis Convention Center. It's your move.
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