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🏆 ACP Cup (2013) Chess Event Description
Rapid chess knock-out event in Riga, Latvia 13-15 September 2013. In the final match, Grischuk defeated Nepomniachtchi 3-2 after 1-1 in Rapid, 1-1 in Blitz, and 1-0 in the Armageddon game ... [more]

Player: Alexey Shirov

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Radjabov vs Shirov 1-0352013ACP CupA07 King's Indian Attack
2. Shirov vs Radjabov  ½-½422013ACP CupD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Shirov wins | Shirov loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-16-13  Everett: I have so many people on ignore, I imagine I am not first. Which gets me thinking; if you can ignore all the right users, you can be <first> on nearly every thread... Quite lonely though.

Congrats Grischuk!

Sep-16-13  Everett: Well, that's a first! Lets see if I can bring attention to some positions of interest for our fellow kibitzers, especially from my very favorite time control.
Sep-16-13  The Last Straw: (Not) FIRST!!!
Sep-16-13  notyetagm: ACP Cup (2013)


Sep-17-13  siggemannen: what's the format of this tourney? knockout?
Sep-17-13  redwhitechess: it's a knock out, the graphical pairing tree is viewable here:
Sep-17-13  Strongest Force: Who won?
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  whiteshark: <SF> Grischuk
Sep-17-13  jphamlore: It's too bad a place could not be found for Le Quang Liem to compete, the man who just recently defeated Grischuk in rapid play tie-break at World Cup 2013.
Sep-19-13  znsprdx: 39 great games and this is all the commentary?

This type of tournament is the only time we get to see Chess we less-than-elite players can ever hope to understand: watching 2700+ players miss mates in two etc...

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  Tabanus: <39 great games>

Of which nine were Blitz (but designated for 4,5 years as Rapid in CG, who cares). Slips sent.

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