Toronto Chess News Issue 1-8 2012

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Edtior Bob Armstrong

Issue # 1-8, December 15, 2012 – 68 pages:
Articles, etc.
Women’s World Chess Championship – An Alternative Format? 4
Interesting Canadian Chess Personalities – Harmony Zhu 31
Malmsten on Chess – Chess Club Websites by part-time columnist Erik Malmsten 58
Ken’s Chess Trivia by columnist Ken Kurkowski 63
TCN Readers Have Questions 64
TCN’s “Readers’ Opinion” Column 64
Corrigenda 67

Tournament Reports
Women’s World Chess Championship, Russia 7
Panama Chess Open II 11
FIDE 2012-3 Grand Prix # 2 ( Tashkent ), Uzbekistan 12
London Chess Classic, England 18
22nd World Senior Chess Championship, Kamena Vourla, Greece by Andre Zybura 27
The Battle of Toronto Invitational 34
Toronto Junior Championship 36
Toronto Women’s Championship 37
Toronto Seniors’ Championship 39

Organizations with News Reports
Chess Federation of Canada ( CFC ) by Bob Armstrong 30
Greater Toronto Chess League ( GTCL ) by Egis Zeromskis 39
Scarborough Chess Club ( SCC ) by Ken Kurkowski 40
Annex Chess Club ( ACC ) by Marcus Wilker 48
Willowdale Chess Club ( WCC ) by Michael Barron 49
Burlington Chess Club by Bob Gillanders 50
Mississauga Chess Club by Bob Gillanders 51
Aurora Chess Club by Graeme Knight 52
Ajax Chess Club by David Ho 54
Hamilton City Chess Club by Bob Gillanders 54
Kitchener-Waterloo Chess Club by Kai Gauer 55

Tournament Notices
Hart House Winter Open 65
GTCL League Cup 66
2013 Toronto Closed Championship – Advance Notice 66

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