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Tata video: Jan Timman shows his win against Ernst

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Finally, we hear you say. Here's the first video from the Wijk aan Zee press room, with Jan Timman showing his victory over his compatriot, grandmaster Sipke Ernst. In fact it was the first press conference organized so far, so that's why it's also the first one published here. Enjoy!

Jan Timman showing his game...

...while some of his friends (Hans Ree, Hans Böhm and behind him Yochanan Afek) watched

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