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July 7, 2009
GM Hikaru Nakamura just tied for first in the World Open despite taking two final round half point byes to jet off to the Donostia Chess Festival in San Sebastian, Spain (July 7-17).  Nakamura started the tournament on a high note, by defeating GM Anatoly Karpov.


In round two, Nakamura will get White again against the French GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (2702). See Nakamura's full schedule here.

Bookmark the official website, where you can find more information including complete results and live games. Also remember to sign up for Hikaru Nakamura's U.S. Open simul on August 7th- you can now register for that or Women's World Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk's August 6th simul at the USCF webstore.