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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Karpov, Polgar join Reykjavik Chess Club

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Two of the world's strongest grandmasters - Anatoly Karpov and Judit Polgar - have joined the Reykjavik Chess Club (TR) which soon celebrates its 111th anniversary, according to a press release.Also joining the club are Vasily Papin, Vugar Gashimov, Emil Sutovsky, Gata Kamsky, Juri Kryvoruchko, Martyn Kravtsiv, Mikhailo Oleksienko, Jan Smeets, Jakob Vang Glud and Helgi Dam Ziska, Morgunbladid reports. Also, Icelandic chess player Karl Thorsteins has rejoined his old club.

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