St. Louisan Wins U.S. Chess Title
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The No. 1 ranked chess player in the U.S. has won the U.S. Men’s Chess Championship in St. Louis.
The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis said in a news release Saturday that Hikaru Nakamura, of St. Louis, won after his opponent resigned about two and a half hours into play.
The Chess Club hosted the event.
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