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Corus B and C groups information

B and C live on Chessdom

As we already informed you, Chessdom is planning live coverage with online commentary of Corus 2008. The coverage will be centered on the A group, however, we will cover some games from B and C groups as well. We will not miss commenting live future chess stars such as Hou Yifan (Corus B), Ivan Cheparinov (Corus B), Fabiano Caruana (Corus C), Ian Nepomniachtchi (Corus B)

There has been a recent change in the Corus C group. Top seed Evgeny Moiroshnichenko from Ukraine has withdrawn from the Grandmastergroup C of the Corus Chess Tournament, due to visa problems. Miroshnichenko will be replaced by Grandmaster Shilong Li from China.

Li, the current number 17 of China with a rating of 2502, also played in the Corus Chess Tournament 2006. Then he finshed on 5th place, with the remarkable score of seven wins, five losses and one draw.

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