USCF Home Chess Life Online 2011 September Ivanov Eliminated in World Cup; Kamsky Gears Up for Round Three
|Ivanov Eliminated in World Cup; Kamsky Gears Up for Round Three|
|September 2, 2011|
GM Alexander Ivanov lost the tiebreak match to GM Igor Lysyj and is eliminated from the World Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.
Meanwhile, GM Gata Kamsky, who just defeated former FIDE World Champ Rustam Kasimdzhanov discovered his round three opponent: GM Ian Nepomniachtchi. The winner of that match will play the winner of reigning Russian Champion Peter Svidler and Italian-American GM Fabiano Caruana.
See schedule and live games on the official website and look for an upcoming CLO report by GM Sam Shankland.