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Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Biel Chess Festival 2011 R2: Carlsen beats Shirov, Caruana self-destructs against Morozevich

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Hi everyone,

The chess news from Day 2 at the Accentus Biel Grandmasters event was exciting with Carlsen beating Shirov and Caruana self-destructing against Morozevich. The third game was a draw. As you know, the 2011 Biel Chess Festival is taking place from July 16-29 in Switzerland. Here are the exciting games of Day 2. After two rounds we have Magnus Carlsen with a perfect score of two wins. According to the special scoring pattern, Carlsen leads with 6/2, Morozevich is at 4, Caruana at 2 and Shirov, Vachier-Lagrave plus Pelletier at 1 point each. You can access the official website at this link.

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