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Ernesto Inarkiev and Wang Yue have arrived in Baku

The opening ceremony of the Baku Chess Grand Prix is on Sunday

Chess Grand Prix Baku

The participants at the Chess Grand Prix in Baku have started arriving. A few days ago Gata kamsky went there directly from the Russian league. Today, Ernesto Inrkiev and Wang Yue have arrived as well.

Both Inarkiev and Wang Yue have issues to arrange with Grand Prix opponents. In Baku Inarkiev will meet with Levon Aronian, who eliminated him in round 3 of the World Cup after tiebreaks.Wang Yue has similar task – he will play with Ivan Cheparinov who won against him in round 4 in the same World Cup.

All info about the Grand Prix until now can be found on the Chess Grand Prix Baku 2008 page

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