US Squad Heads to Russia for World Cup
August 25, 2011
World Cup rep GM Sam Shankland weathers the storm, Photo CCSCSL 2010
Six GMs including US Champion Gata Kamsky head to Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia (August 26-September 21) for the World Cup. The first round begins on Sunday, August 28th. See the complete schedule on the official website and look for a CLO report by GM Sam Shankland.

GM Gata Kamsky -- IM Rafael Diego Di Berardino (Brazil) 
GM Wang Hao (China)--GM Alexander Ivanov
GM Peter Leko (Hungary)-- GM Sam Shankland 
GM Etienne Bacrot (France)--GM Ray Robson 
GM Vladimir Potkin (Russia)—GM Yuri Shulman 
GM Alexander Onischuk- GM Ivan Ivanisevic (Serbia)