Americans in Canada
July 20, 2009
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IM Irina Krush and GM Michael Adams

American players IM Irina Krush and GM Eugene Perelshteyn tied for third at the Canadian Open (Edmonton, Canada, July 11-19), just behind GM Mark Bluvshtein and IM Edward Porper. Among those tied for third: Famous Grandmasters Michael Adams and Alexey Shirov, who drew against Irina and Eugene in the final round.





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GM Eugene Perelshteyn and IM Dmitry Zilberstein


Other Americans participants included IM Joseph Bradford, IM Dmitry Zilberstein, WIM Alisa Melekhina and FM Michael Langer. You can also find analysis by Shabalov on chessbase.com. 

Replay all the games here, see the final crosstable here and see more photos and video here.