So Scores At Biel

So Scores At Biel

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The Young Grandmasters Tournament at the Biel Chess Festival has started with wins for Wesley So of the Philippines (pictured) and Maxim Roshstein of Israel.

So's victory came with the black pieces against England's David Howell, while Roshstein's victim was Parimarjan Negi from India.

The 10-player round-robin tournament runs until 28 July, with the full pairings for each day available here.

Live games are available at this link at the official website.

The results in round one:

Howell, David 0-1 So, Wesley
Rodshtein, Maxim 1-0 Negi, Parimarjan
Andreikin, Dmitry ½-½ Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son
Giri, Anish ½-½ Tomashevsky, Evgeny
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½ Caruana, Fabiano






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