internationals

Walter0508

while playing a tournament todayi noticed that one of my opponents had a globe instead of a national flag can any one explain this to me are they a "international" team player ? 

hftc

no flag?

did your opponent accepted your gambit?

if so,i think he's Korchnoi  :))

artfizz

Erik (once) wrote: it means they don't want to say where they are from and have chosen to be one with the universe :)

international

hftc
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Sherlock__Holmes

There is no flag for The Other Side of the Moon :)

netzach
Shadowknight911 wrote:

my teammate/classmate/good friend is on this site and he has one of those flags, so my guess is that people can choose what flag they want set to? 

I noticed a couple of people with North Korea flags and I find it hard to believe that anyone from North Korea would be on this site.

http://www.chess.com/members/search.html?name=&country=North+Korea

Why say this ?

Walter0508
hftc wrote:

no flag?

did your opponent accepted your gambit?

if so,i think he's Korchnoi  :))

YES GET IT NOW , Korchnoi was stateless after leaving Russia so had no flag , and having searched i have found the Korchnoi team who use the globe as thier symbal.