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johnthomas 6 ( +1 | -1 )
best chess players which country produces the best chess players?
v_glorioso12 1 ( +1 | -1 )
Russia no doubt.
cairo 11 ( +1 | -1 )
Here on GK it is Italy :-))

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johnthomas 15 ( +1 | -1 )
very few Russian players on this board, is it an economic thing ,or is this place for people with to much time on their hands?
vietnamese_girl_18 22 ( +1 | -1 )
Russia may have the strongest players, but I believe that Germany has the highest number of Grandmasters-- though I'm not sure of the exact count. And Iceland has the highest number of Grandmasters per capita (or so I've heard!).

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nwadvana 39 ( +1 | -1 )
Generally speaking, Russia supports chess alot, almost everyone in russia has grown up playing chess instead of computer games, and it seems a kind of tradition. & the dominance of the russians in world championships concludes this. That does not mean to say that other counties cannot produce strong chess players, take Viswanathan Anand (IND) for example :-)
tulkos 12 ( +1 | -1 )
In world championships, maybe so. But the Rest of the World whupped Russia in their games. Kasparov was beaten badly--- Polgar won her game with him!