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Carl Jacobs

Thursday, May 18, 2017
​Now what can we make of the current emotional antics of Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, President of FIDE, the world chess body?
Thursday, May 11, 2017
​In his book, “How Life Imitates Chess,”Garry Kasparov asks the question, what makes chess such an ideal laboratory for the decision-making process? And the former world champion answers: “To play ch
Thursday, May 4, 2017
​Although Trinidad and Tobago had the smallest number of players at this year’s CARIFTA Chess Championship, they were able to leave indelible marks on the tournament’s results.T&T not only secured
Thursday, April 27, 2017
The sport of chess in T&T has taken a significant leap forward with last Saturday’s formal launching of the country’s first permanent Chess Centre.
Thursday, April 13, 2017
​Does genius have anything to do with eccentricity?
Thursday, April 6, 2017
​Two talented young chess players of the South have injected fresh excitement into this year’s quest for the national championship title.
Thursday, March 30, 2017
The sport of chess could hardly have had a more distinguished aficionado than Benjamin Franklin, the American philosopher, diplomat, journalist, printer and above all, distinguished citizen and patrio
Thursday, March 16, 2017
​While chess activity in schools of the capital city seems to be dwindling, the sport is taking a significant leap in other parts of the country, most notably in the South.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
​The revival of chess in Point Fortin has taken another significant leap forward.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
​The first three chess players to qualify for this year’s national championship finals have already set the highest standard for this central contest.