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Monday, February 4, 2013

Gibraltar Chess Festival 2013: Final Tiebreak + Closing Ceremony Video

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The recently-concluded Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2013 was won by Russian Grandmaster Nikita Vitiugov. Here is the final video of the 2013 Festival (via the official website) with the play-off between Chanda Sandipan (India), Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France), Nigel Short (England) and the eventual winner Nikita Vitiugov (Russia) who is also interviewed. Also included: images of the closing ceremony, hosted by Stuart Conquest and Emil Sutovsky and Elisabeth Pähtz at the piano.

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  • At February 4, 2013 at 1:51 PM , Anonymous alexis cochran, nz said...

    Love all the cultural music stuff and bonhomie at end of tournaments all battles forgotten that's chess


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