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Wijk aan Zee: Back to 1963

The tragic story of Tan Hiong Liong, Asia’s first International Master The tournaments in Beverwijk, and then Wijk aan Zee form one of the oldest tournament series in the world. What began as a company tournament at the Hoogovens steelworks in Ijmuiden grew after the Second World War into one of the most important and …

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Wijk aan Zee Chess Tournament: Magnus Carlsen suffers back-to-back defeats for the first time since 2015 | Sports

Many fans were forced to rub their eyes in disbelief when they saw Magnus Carlsen placed 10th in a field of 14 after suffering back-to-back defeats at the Tata Steel Chess Tournament in Wijk aan Zee in the Netherlands. It was the first time the world number one had been beaten in consecutive rounds in …

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