live comments from the Chess World Cup 2007
The Chess World Cup 2007 starts today, November 24, in Khanty – Mansiysk. In one of the exciting clashes of round 1 we will see the N1 US chess player GM Gata kamsky against the World Junior Champion GM Ahmed Adly.
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World Cup recent news
0:30 CET – the temperature in Khanty – Mansiysk is -26 C
1:00 CET – Juan Carlos Gonzalez Zamora has not arrived at the Chess World Cup. Ivan Cheparinov advances to the second round where he will meet the winner of Tkachiev – Balogh match.
1:30 CET – The games at the Chess World Cup 2007 start in 9 hours and 30 mins, at 11:00 CET. The Kamsky – Adly live comments begin 15 minutes earlier.
6:00 CET – Izoria advances as well as Ghaem Maghami did not come to Khanty Mansiysk
12:00 CET – Peter Svidler wins on forfeit, his opponent Eduardo Iturrizaga did not show up for 1 hour.