Chess

Chess player banned by Iran gets a new start in St. Louis

Oct 6, 2017

19-year-old Iranian woman takes her game to St. Louis University after being banned from competing in the name of her country for attending an international competition without an Islamic headscarf

Chess player banned by Iran over hijab switches over to US

Oct 2, 2017

An Iranian news agency reported Monday that a woman banned form the Iranian national chess team, allegedly for attending an international competition without wearing an Islamic headscarf, has joined the U.S. team. She changed national federation.

Tyron Woodley chooses smarts over slugfest, keeps UFC belt

Mar 6, 2017

Tyron Woodley loves a brawl as much as any fight fan

Washington's top lawyer uses strategic streak to fight Trump

Feb 12, 2017

Observers say strategic thinking is a hallmark of Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, who took on President Donald Trump's travel ban

'Queen of Chess' abandons Gibraltar match to protest pairing

Feb 2, 2017

The world's top female chess player has given up her last game to protest being paired against mostly female players at a major tournament where male contestants outnumbered them

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