Kamsky Scores in Baku
By Jennifer Shahade   
April 21, 2008
Gata Kamsky drew blood with Black today in the Baku Grand Prix, (April 21-May 5). The American World Championship candidate crushed Ernesto Inarkiev (Russia, 2684) in a wild attacking game.



The only other decisive game of the round was Alexander Grischuk's victory against Ivan Cheparinov on the black side of the French.



Tomorrow Gata Kamsky will play David Navara with White. Check out the full schedule here. Watch the games live at 6 AM EST on the Internet Chess Club or on the official website.


Baku Grand Prix

Standings after 1 round
1-2. Alexander Grischuk and Gata Kamsky-1
3-12. Shakriyar Mamedyarov, Magnus Carlsen, Vugar Gashimov, Teimour Radjabov, Sergey Karjakin, David Navara, Michael Adams, Etienne Bacrot, Wang Yue and Peter Svidler- .5
13-14. Ernesto Inarkiev and Ivan Cherparinov- 0