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Now for something completely different (LXVIII)

23 Dec

“A Date With Judy” (1959, vol. 68)

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Chess anyone?

Judit Polgár is a Hungarian chess grandmaster, achieving the title at age 15 years and 4 months – the youngest person to do so at that time.  The only woman on FIDE’s Top 100 Players list, her rank as of March 2012 was No. 29 in the world.  She is by far the strongest female chess player in history – with the distinction of being the game the first female player in chess history the beat the world’s No. 1 player in competitive play and the first No. 1 ranked female player in any sport to beat the No. 1 ranked male player.

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