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The Crossword, May 20: Refresher Course

Magnus Carlsen (NOR),Sanan Sjugirov (RUS) during the FIDE Chess World Rapid Blitz 2021 in Warsaw, Poland, on December 29, 2021.
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58-Down: Chess ranking system

Why not give our crossword a shot? This week's puzzle was constructed by Adam Vincent and edited by Hoang-Kim Vu. Adam is a crossword constructor who works full-time as a program specialist at an international education non-profit. His sports career peaked when he represented Team Brazil at the 2018 Quidditch World Cup.

Defector crosswords, launched in partnership with our friends at AVCX, run every Monday. If you’re interested in submitting a puzzle to us, you can read our guidelines HERE.

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