TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian male chess boxers claimed the second place at first Chess Boxing
Amateur World Championships held in India, after clinching four medals including two golds in the competition.
A CHESS boxing
match ended in a knockout when the timekeeper punched the referee unconscious.
Six-month-old YPlan is an application which gives its London-based users suggestions of what to do each evening; events range from comedy clubs and film screenings, to wine tasting and chess boxing
, with most offers including a discount exclusive to YPlan users, who can book and pay for the event within the app.
The Mystery of Chess Boxing
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On Saturday, London hosted a contest of chess boxing
which saw Dutchman Hubert "The Wardrobe" Van Melick beat challenger Patrick Teehan.
Inspired moments included food dispensed from on high to gorge at the trough, perfectly co-ordinated sex on mattresses in rows, the excellent timing of a chess boxing
match and an impressive finale in which past and present merged in a stage full of placards, banners and smoke.
The verbal sparring will take place in a boxing ring, but unlike chess boxing
where the contestants are required to alternate between a round of chess and boxing, the poets will not have to spar at any point.
is increasingly popular in Europe, and we may see it in Canada soon.
A match consists of up to 11 alternating rounds of boxing and chess.
It's "the ultimate challenge for both the body and the mind," according to the World Chess Boxing
Organization in Berlin.
But even that monocled, jodhpur-wearing prat wouldn't have thought up an idea as harebrained as the newest craze to come out of Holland - chess boxing
- between rounds, fighters play chess.