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Wednesday, October 12, 2011

GM Eduardo Iturrizaga escapes car crash

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Hi everyone,

We send healings to GM Eduardo Iturrizaga of Venezuela. He was in a car crash a few hours back. The car was destroyed but the grandmaster is safe, according to breaking news by We hope he can return to his chess and get over the trauma soon.  Unfortunately, the incident means he would have to miss the Casino Magistral de Barcelona chess tournament in Spain. He was on his way to the airport when the crash happened.

Here is the previous post about the tournament in Spain.

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