|Nakamura Watch: Dortmund Begins|
|July 21, 2011|
US #1 ranked player GM Hikaru Nakamura drew his first game against GM Anish Giri in a
six-player double round robin in Dortmund.
GM Vladimir Kramnik leads with a win over GM Ruslan Ponomariov. Ruslan earned many new American fans in May, when he faced Nakamura in a match at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis.
See the official website (German) and follow action on ICC and TWIC . Also look for an upcoming exclusive CLO report by Macauley Peterson.