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Boris Gelfand vs Alexander Grischuk
World Championship Tournament (2007), Mexico City MEX, rd 2, Sep-14
Queen's Indian Defense: Fianchetto. Nimzowitsch Variation Quiet Line (E15)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Sep-14-07  orio24: OK, Gelfand is still in.
However, I again think he could continue to play.

Maybe he is saving his energy.

Sep-17-07  Resignation Trap: Photo at start of the game: http://www.chessbase.de/2007/mexiko... .
Sep-17-07  Resignation Trap: <orio24> I agree. But at age 39, Gelfand <is> the oldest player in this tournament. He needed a second round of <razogrev> (Russian for "warming up"). He was very warm for his next round game vs. Leko (Leko vs Gelfand, 2007 ). He tortured his opponent for 100 moves, but that was also no more than a draw.

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