The Young Chronicle: For 2nd Graders May 9th, 2015 - Page 4

Page 4 Newsletter Title Spares Turned Heirs Prince William (Prince of Whales) and his wife Kate Middleton, had their second baby, Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge on 2 May 2015. Checkmate! In a bid to give Chess a boost as a game and make it a popular sport, former World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov has roped in nine of the top grandmasters to a three-tournament circuit called the Grand Chess Tour. This aims at providing more opportunities for the world’s best chess players to compete on a grand stage. The inaugural 2015 Tour will kick off in June as a three-event cycle, beginning with Norway Chess 2015, followed by the Sinquefield Cup in August/September, and finishing with the London Chess Classic in December. The participating players are: Magnus Carlsen (Norway) Viswanathan Anand (India) Fabiano Caruana (Italy) Alexander Grischuk (Russia) Veselin Topalov (Bulgaria) Levon Aronian (Armenia) Anish Giri (Netherlands) Hikaru Nakamura (USA) Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France) Gursimran "Sim" Bhullar (born December 2, 1992) is a Canadian professional basketball player of Indian Origin, who last played for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Before being selected for the NBA he played college basketball for New Mexico State University. Being 7'5", he is also the sixth-tallest player in NBA history.