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|Kamsky Wins Another; Radjabov Sparkles|
|August 8, 2008|
After a string of four draws, Gata Kamsky took down his second win in the Sochi Grand Prix (July 31-August 15) against GM Mohamad Al Modiahki. The American World Championship candidate now stands at plus one. Gata achieved a positional edge in the Rossolimo and patiently converted in an endgame.
Meanwhile, Teimour Radjabov won two sparkling games in a row, to join Ivan Cheparinov for the lead. Try to guess the moves in Radjabov-Cheparinov, which features brilliant and unusual tactics.
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