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    • Sharks vs Nor'easters Week 7 USCL

      Needed to run the table to make the playoffs the sharks continued to play with momentum in week 7.   Marcel chose not to the play the opening "Manly" but finished the game off like a real brute!  Let me introduce one of our new secret weapon... | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 18 nov. 2014
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    • The Sharks call in the reserves. Week 6 vs Connecticut

      With our boards 3 and 4 struggling for the season, the Sharks decide to switch things up.  Reserve player and assistant manager Vlad Yanovsky was thrusted into the line up in an emergency situation. Gaston Andretta had something come up with wor... | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 28 okt. 2014
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    • FCA game #3. By Miami Shark FM Marcel Martinez

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      • MiamiSharks
      • | 26 okt. 2014
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    • Sharks floating in the water after week 5 vs San Francisco

      We started with a loss on 4th board with our prodigy Carlos Hoyos Jr. This year the 13 year old was not ready to perform at his potential but I am on the record that he will dominate next year on 4th board.  Stonewall Gaston followed with a los... | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 24 okt. 2014
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    • Do amateur chess players deserve the Millionaire Chess event?

      I believe Mr. Ashley asked a similar question months before the event. After a week in Vegas I have tried to gather my thoughts. There are many questions that lay ahead, and I do not pretend to know all the answers. I do know though, this is a c... | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 19 okt. 2014
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    • Analysis of a Florida Chess Association player #2

      This week FM Marcel Martinez looks at a battle between two FCA board members! Remember to submit your games to harveylerman@embarqmail.com to have your gamed analyzed by the Sharks team.    | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 16 okt. 2014
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    • Sharks vs Cobras Week 4

      The defending champs are off to a rough start and looked forward to our match up vs the Cobras to get things headed in the right direction and regain our confidence. Historically, the Sharks are 7/9 with a win percentage of 78% vs our southern riv... | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 4 okt. 2014
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    • Analysis of a Florida Chess Association player's #1

      Florida Chess Association members: This is a new blog series by the Miami Sharks chess team. Each week for the next 10 weeks the Shark players will analyze a game played by one of our members. Players can submit candidate games to harveylerman@e... | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 30 sep. 2014
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    • Sharks save their season vs Gata and the Knights.

      The defending champs had their backs against the wall and it was only week 3. The Sharks had the misfortune of starting 0-2 and were rewarded with the challenge of facing Knights and the great Gata to salvage their season. It took nine games but ... | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 24 sep. 2014
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    • Match 2 Miami Sharks vs St Louis Arch Bishops

      The US Chess League seems extremely competitive this year. The defending champs went into this match already down 0-1 in the standings, only to face the St. Louis Arch Bishops. With a line up featuring GM Akobian on board 2, St Louis must be one o... | Lees meer

      • MiamiSharks
      • | 18 sep. 2014
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