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|The Scoop on the 5th New York International|
|June 29, 2012|
The US Chess Scoop visited the 5th New York International, held at Saint John's University and sponsored by the Marshall Chess Club. GMs Tamaz Gelashvili & Georgi Kacheishvili tied for first. The event was also a success for norm-hunters: Darwin Yang and Victor Shen earned GM norms and Tom Bartell and Adarsh Jayakumar earned IM norms. We spoke to Yang, Gelashvili, Shen and more. Subscribe to the new USCF youtube channel to get automatic updates on future videos.
Find information on the next big international event, the Philadelphia International and look for CLO coverage of the chess action in Philly as the World Open approaches.