Tag Archives: Chess

The chess game of life

The chess game of life

In a recent interview by Jane Playdon for The Review – The Journal of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment, Duncan talks about the parallels between life and chess, illustrating Garry Kasparov’s assertion that “chess is life in miniature”. This article was published on the 11th February 2020 As a former chess prodigy who […]

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Giving Tuesday

You probably already know something about the seasonal shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday but have you heard of Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday “…celebrates and supports giving and philanthropy…” and you can learn more about it here or by watching the video below. This year, Tuesday 1st December, is a day for giving back […]

Millionaire Chess Day 2 – Notable Result!

Notable Result

Game 4: Draw agreed with Grandmaster Anjelina Belakovskaia (three times U.S. Women’s Chess Champion). The game concluded after 4 hours 15 minutes of play. Here are the details of this hard fought draw. Game 4 Millionaire Chess, Las Vegas, Friday 9th October 2015 Duncan R Glassey (Scotland) v Grandmaster Anjelina Belakovskaia (United States) Score 1/2 […]

Millionaire Chess Round#1

Duncan Glassey wins Best Dressed Player title at Millionaire Chess Round#1

Game 1: After 4.5 hours of play lost to Hungarian Master. Game 2: Recorded win against US Master. Duncan also won the title of Best Dressed Player for Round#1 And for all those Chess Nerds out there, here are the details of the game Duncan lost. Game 1 Millionaire Chess, Las Vegas, Thursday 8th October […]