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|The US in the World Team: Loss to Armenia, Win vs. Egypt|
|November 29, 2013|
The US squad suffered a tough loss to Armenia in round three of the World Team Championships in Antalya Turkey (also Thanksgiving Day). Today they followed it up with a 3.5-0.5 victory over Egypt. |
Against Armenia, GM Hikaru Nakamura lost on board one to GM Levon Aronian.
He later tweeted,
In round four, Nakamura rested as the US team scored a resounding win vs. Egypt.
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