If we had posted on April 1st that a new TV series had started in which a World Chess Champion was now using his superior analytical and visualization skills to solve crimes, well... you would have known that was the April Fools prank of the day, right? That is why it is not being posted on the first, because it is not a prank. Read about this unique chess champion turned detective.

http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail.asp?newid=7124

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Shawn Doyle stars as Arkady Balagan, chess grandmaster, in
the TV detective series "Endgame".