Shirov on missing his chance to win Wijk
By mishanp on February 13, 2010
In mutual time trouble in a crazy position Dominguez gave Shirov a chance to land a winning blow – and tie for first place in the tournament. But with seconds remaining Shirov agreed to a draw.
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Kramnik on his Wijk performance
By mishanp on February 3, 2010
Talking to Yury Vasiliev of Chesspro, Vladimir Kramnik gave a critical assessment of his opening play at Corus, and especially during his loss to Anand.
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Kramnik on beating Carlsen at Wijk
By mishanp on January 29, 2010
After Vladimir Kramnik beat Magnus Carlsen with black at Wijk he talked to Vasiliev at Chesspro. Kramnik didn’t hide his delight at “outplaying” his Norwegian rival.
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“Kramnik wasn’t prepared in the opening”
By mishanp on January 21, 2010
In the latest Chesspro report Tiviakov got to say something you can’t say too often (unless you’re Anand).
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