Darwin Yang Still Perfect in Vietnam
By Jennifer Shahade   
October 22, 2008
Darwin Yang, Photo Dujiu Yang

After two grueling rounds of chess today at the World Youth in Vung Tau, Vietnam (October 19-31), Darwin Yang still has a perfect 4/4 in the Boys Under 12. Close to perfect are Hannah Liu in the Girls Under 8, and Sam Shankland in the Boys Under 18, with 3.5/4 each. Check out complete results of the U.S. team. 

In round one, Darwin Yang won a quickie:


There is a live game link on the official website , but it appears to have mixed up the colors and incorrectly posted that Darwin was the loser in his fourth round game against Xu Xianliang. Here is that game:


Don't miss Sam Shankland's in-depth analysis of his round one victory posted yesterday. Keep checking CLO for more game and photos updates throughout the week!