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"Surprisingly easy" victories over Ukraine and Russia

Veselin Topalov shared impressions on his won game over Peter Svidler, as well as on the victory over Russia team to Chessdom.com.

A second failure of the day belongs to Ukraine team which was demolished by Germans 0.5-3.5. Mikhail Golubev’s commentary on an impressive game Gustafsson – Efimenko; we’ll get back to other decisive games later.  

After fast draws were made on the first two boards, the leaders, Azerbaijan – Spain, exchanged victories: Mamedyarov won over Salgado, while Illescas defeated Guseinov.  

France, that started quite unsuccessfully, overtook leaders by winning over Moldova team. Tomorrow Bacrot with his compatriots will compete against Azerbaijan. The next round will bring together today’s heroes Germany and Bulgaria and their victims Russia – Ukraine.  

Watch key games of the fourth round. 

photo by Chessdom.com


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