US Championships commence

US Championships commence

SonofPearl
SonofPearl
May 14, 2008, 11:46 AM |
3 | Chess Event Coverage

The Frank K Berry US Chess Championships are underway and produced a first round upset as reigning men's champion Alex Shabalov (pictured, left) lost to a former champion Alex Yermolinsky (pictured, right) by blundering after just 18 moves.

Gregory Kaidanov, Alexander Ivanov, Boris Gulko, Dmitry Gurevich and Sergey Kudrin all won their first round games.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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