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March 19, 2009
Robert Hess
At the Spring SPICE Invitational at Texas Tech, IM Robert Hess is tearing it up with 5/6. With four rounds to go, he needs just 1.5/4 for his second GM norm. Update: Hess defeats GM Gareev to clinch his second GM norm (9 rounds).

Robert won quickly in his last game against IM Antal:

In the head to head battle against Ray Robson, Robert won on time:

But Robson has been picking up since a slow start, winning back to back games against GMs.

Root on Robert and watch the games live on or  Also, check, the SPICE website for more info and photos.

Schedule:  Round 7: March 20 - 3:00 PM, Rounds 8-9 March 21 - 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM, Round 10 March 22 - 11:00 AM