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SPICE Cup Tournament

Le Quang Liem17(+4 -1 =5)[games]
Leinier Dominguez Perez15(+3 -1 =6)[games]
Georg Meier15(+3 -1 =6)[games]
Ray Robson11(+2 -3 =5)[games]
Sebastien Feller9(+1 -3 =6)[games]
Yury Markovich Shulman7(+1 -5 =4)[games]

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Dominguez vs G Meier  ½-½592011SPICE CupA13 English
2. Y Shulman vs Le Quang Liem 0-1412011SPICE CupD85 Grunfeld
3. Robson vs S Feller 1-0372011SPICE CupB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
4. G Meier vs Le Quang Liem 0-1352011SPICE CupD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. L Dominguez vs Robson 1-0542011SPICE CupB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
6. S Feller vs Y Shulman  0-1512011SPICE CupE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
7. Robson vs G Meier  ½-½282011SPICE CupB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
8. Le Quang Liem vs S Feller  ½-½502011SPICE CupE99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
9. Y Shulman vs L Dominguez  ½-½142011SPICE CupD85 Grunfeld
10. Le Quang Liem vs Robson  ½-½462011SPICE CupA16 English
11. S Feller vs L Dominguez  ½-½292011SPICE CupD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
12. Y Shulman vs G Meier  ½-½252011SPICE CupD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
13. Robson vs Y Shulman  ½-½372011SPICE CupC18 French, Winawer
14. L Dominguez vs Le Quang Liem 1-0592011SPICE CupC11 French
15. G Meier vs S Feller 1-0372011SPICE CupE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
16. G Meier vs L Dominguez  ½-½342011SPICE CupA04 Reti Opening
17. S Feller vs Robson  ½-½572011SPICE CupA16 English
18. Le Quang Liem vs Y Shulman 1-0562011SPICE CupD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
19. Le Quang Liem vs G Meier  ½-½372011SPICE CupE10 Queen's Pawn Game
20. Robson vs L Dominguez 0-1212011SPICE CupB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. Y Shulman vs S Feller 0-1872011SPICE CupE92 King's Indian
22. S Feller vs Le Quang Liem  ½-½432011SPICE CupD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
23. L Dominguez vs Y Shulman  ½-½312011SPICE CupE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
24. G Meier vs Robson 1-0372011SPICE CupA15 English
25. L Dominguez vs S Feller ½-½622011SPICE CupC67 Ruy Lopez
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-25-11  Blunderdome: Y Shulman vs Le Quang Liem, 2011
Oct-25-11  checkmateyourmove: this is rare, leiner has more than one win in a but this is not his usual strong gm tourney.
Oct-25-11  nolanryan: glad that politics could be set aside, to invite such an awesome cuban player (to a tournament in TX no less!)
Oct-26-11  Marmot PFL: Looks like there are players in the B group much lower rated than GM Finegold (group C). probably he is there to give others in the group a chance for a norm.
Oct-26-11  notyetagm: Le Quang Liem vs L Dominguez, 2011

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29 ♗e1-c3!! 1-0

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Is this game not the all-time best example of an <OPPOSITE-COLORED BISHOP ATTACK>?

The final position is worth a thousand words.

Oct-26-11  pericles of athens: <blunderdome> is the funniest screen name on this site!!! love it.
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  Mendrys: It's nice to see an international chess tournament held in my hometown, Lubbock, TX. Much thanks to Susan Polgar.
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