few days earlier, Gata Kamsky won the US championship by drawing the last game and owing to unique tiebreak system pockets the title. He won it 2nd time and interestingly after 19 years. He is still 32. And Americans hopes that he will challange once more the reigning champion. Last time, he challanged Karpov for the title but lost; decade ago. His current rating is over 2700.