Monday, March 20, 2006

Susan Polgar Chess Blog: A NEW Champion will be crowned

Susan Polgar Chess Blog: A NEW Champion will be crowned

Even Susan Polgar thinks Xu Yuhua has the best chance to become World Champ!

Sunday, March 19, 2006

Top 4 in Women World Championship

vs
Cmilyte, Viktorija (LTU) * Galliamova, Alisa (RUS)


vs
Matveeva, Svetlana (RUS) * Xu, Yuhua (CHN)

Who do you think will win?

I favor Xu Yuhua.

Wednesday, March 08, 2006

Chimi downs 3 GM

19 year old Batchimeg Tuvshintugs or "Chimi" of Oakland is doing sensationally well in the US Championship B Group.
Chimi started the first round by beating GM Alex Fisbein ,the first time she has ever beaten a GM! The second GM she beat was GM Boris Kreiman in Round 3.
Chimi then beat GM Julio Becerra (ELO 2556) in Round 5 on the Black side.

She currently has 3.5 points out of 5 - tied second place after 5 rounds.
Chimi plays White vs Gata Kamsky in Round 6.

Related Link:
  • US Championship official website