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Thursday, November 29, 2012

Tashkent Chess Grand Prix R6: Morozevich Beats Dominguez, Regains Lead

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The sixth round at the Tashkent Chess Grand Prix witness only one decisive game. Alexander Morozevich won against Leinier Dominguez and regained the sole lead in the tournament. Boris Gelfand and Pete Leko got promising positions playing against Shakhriyar Mamedyarov and Wang Hao respectively, but could not convert. Everyone settled for a draw.

The second stage of the 2012-2013 FIDE Grand Prix Series is taking place from November 21 to December 5 in the Gallery of Fine Art in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Replay the Morozevich-Leinier game with Chess King in the extended post.

Alexander Morozevich - Leinier Dominguez Perez

Result: 1-0
Site: Tashkent
Date: 2012.11.28
[...] 1.d4 ¤f6 2.c4 g6 3.¤c3 d5 4.cxd5 ¤xd5 5.e4 ¤xc3 6.bxc3 ¥g7 7.£a4+ ¤d7 8.¤f3 c5 9.¥e2 O-O 10.O-O a6 11.£a3 £c7 12.¥g5 ¦e8 13.¦ad1 ¦b8 14.d5 e6 15.dxe6 ¦xe6 16.¥h4 ¥h6 17.¥c4 ¦xe4 18.¥g3 £b6 19.£a4 ¦e7 20.¥d6 £d8 21.¥xe7 £xe7 22.¦fe1 £f8 23.¦xd7 b5 24.¥xf7+ ¢g7 25.£d1 ¥xd7 26.£xd7 ¦d8 27.£c7 ¦c8 28.£b7 ¦b8 29.£e7

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