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Tal Memorial

Tal MemorialThe Tal Memorial in Moscow takes place in 18th-31st August 2008. Playing days 18th-22nd and 24th-27th August 2008. Then there will be a blitz tournament with qualfiers on the 27th and 28th and then the main event on 29th-30th. The mean rating of participants equals to 2745. Play starts at 12pm UK time.
Vassily Ivanchuk took clear first place in the main category XX event a point clear of the field and then repeated the trick in the blitz tournament.

1 round; 2 round; 3 round; 4 round; 5 round; 6 round;
7 round; 8 round; 9 round

Live comments by ICCF IM M. Emelyanov:
V. Kramnik - A. Shirov
S. Mamedyarov - A. Morozevich
A. Morozevich - V. Kramnik
P. Leko - A. Morozevich
V. Ivanchuk - V. Kramnik
A. Morozevich - R. Ponomariov
V. Ivanchuk - A. Morozevich
R. Ponomariov - V. Ivanchuk

Second Grand Prix Tournament: Sochi 2008

Sochi
The second tournament in the FIDE Grand Prix Series will run July 30 - August 15, with thirteen rounds and two rest days - the standard schedule for all six tournaments. The first Grand Prix was won by Vugar Gashimov, Wang Yue and Magnus Carlsen and of these three players, Gashimov and Wang Yue will also compete in Sochi.
The Russian resort city Sochi (population 400,000) is situated in Krasnodar Krai, just north of the southern Russian border. It sprawls along the shores of the Black Sea against the background of the snow-capped peaks of the Caucasus Mountains. The city has been selected to host the XXII Olympic Winter Games in 2014.

1 round;2 round; 3 round; 4 round; 5 round; 6 round; 7 round;
8 round;
9 round;10 round; 11 round; 12 round; 13 round

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