Kamsky in Italy: Inspiration for the New Decade!
January 2, 2010
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GM Gata Kamsky, Photo Betsy Dynako, US Champs May 2009
If you need inspiration for your new decade's resolutions, check out GM Gata Kamsky's blazing start to the '10s. Kamsky is currently tied for the lead in the 52nd Reggio Emilia tournament in Italy with 3.5/5, along with GM Zoltan Almasi of Hungary. In 2010, Kamsky is already on the right track to get back over 2700. (Gata peaked at 2727 in October 2008.)

In the tournament so far, Kamsky drew three games and won two against Georgian GM Baadur Jobova (2696) and Danielle Vocaturo (2500) of Italy. His game against Italian-American GM Fabiano Caruana was a draw. 





Follow the tournament on the official website (Italian), where you can find many things that require no translation, such as crosstables and games. 
Read more on chessdom.com.