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Hourly Crazyhouse 27m 19
Hourly Bullet 27m 133
Hourly Crazyhouse 57m 1
U1600 Blitz 57m 2
Hourly Classical 1h 57m 6
Hourly Blitz 57m 2
Hourly SuperBlitz 57m 1
Monthly Bullet 3h 6
Monthly Chess960 4h 0
Penrose 5+0 Atom Rated 1h 10m 26
Przepiórka 2+2 Anti Rated 1h 34
Miśta 0+1 960 Rated 2h 17
Chéron 5+0 Anti Rated 1h 20m 13
Sebag 6+1 Rated 30m 6
Pytel 7+0 45m 7
Englisch 7+0 Rated 2h 4
Bohatyrchuk 7+2 Rated 1h 40m 2
Kahn 1.5+0 KotH Rated 50m 1
Lewis 3+2 Rated 1h 1
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Lichess meetup and hackathon report

The Lichess team recently met up to work and socialize in Paris. Here is the summary.

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Tata Steel Chess: Week 1

Everything about the first week of the Tata Steel Chess tournament, live from Wijk aan Zee