chess player

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Noun1.chess player - someone who plays the game of chesschess player - someone who plays the game of chess
chess master - a chess player of great skill
patzer - a poor chess player
player, participant - a person who participates in or is skilled at some game
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But man is a frivolous and incongruous creature, and perhaps, like a chess player, loves the process of the game, not the end of it.
SHEA had just beaten me at chess, as usual, and, also as usual, I had gleaned what questionable satisfaction I might by twitting him with this indication of failing mentality by calling his attention to the nth time to that theory, propounded by certain scientists, which is based upon the assertion that phenomenal chess players are always found to be from the ranks of children under twelve, adults over seventy-two or the mentally defective--a theory that is lightly ignored upon those rare occasions that I win.
In Mediterranean countries, Egyptian chess player Mona Khaled won the gold medal in the 2015Mediterranean Championship.
Advance Chess: The Longitudinal Star Gate 14 Model, Model III: Renaissance to the Dawn of a New Age--Edition 2, Volume I is not for your average chess player, your everyday gamer, or for casual pursuit: if the title itself doesn't provide fair warning, the text will.
In the 7th round, Tologontegin will play against the chess player from Egypt who has also 5 points in his asset.
Brenda told Khaw her husband played chess, and Khaw, an avid chess player who has participated in many competitions, began playing against Barrasso.
25 ( ANI ): Bill Gates reportedly lost a chess match against the world's best chess player Magnus Carlsen on a popular Norwegian-Swedish television talk show.
KARACHI -- Pakistan top chess player International Master Mahmood Lodhi will play against 40 boys and girls in simultaneous chess at Russian Cultural Centre on Tuesday from 3pm onward.
Each participant was matched to a chess player with similar characteristics.
Asked if he has any tips for aspiring chess players, Kasparov, who was ranked world number one for 225 months out of 228, said regular practice will make a perfect chess player.
Chess Players from all over the country are excited at this mega event as reported by Pakistan best chess player IM Mahmood Lodhi, IM and Shahzad Mirza, IM being the PCPA representatives Vice Chairman and Secretary General.
Elaborating on the tournament, Mohammad Al Hussaini, Assistant Secretary-General of the Arab Chess Federation and Executive Director of Dubai Chess and Culture Club, said: "The top chess player from the region led by Adly Ahmad, the former youth world champion of Egypt with a rating of 2605 and Mohammad Al Modiahki Mohammad of Qatar with a rating of 2564 will be here.