Zurabi Javakhadze


Zura Javakhadze is an International Master in chess from Georgia. He is currently a freshman in the Emerging Media and Communication program at the University of Texas at Dallas.

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”Pawncast” is the podcast series discussing trends and topics in the modern chess world and the impact of technology on the game. As chess is an interdisciplinary game, this series intends to answer a question passed down by many generations: Is chess a sport, a science, an art or all of the above? Logo by

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