The Alekhine Chess Memorial had another set of very exciting games in the second round. Former British Chess Champion Michael Adams won his second game straight to take lead in the tournament. Read a full round report on Chess Blog. Here is the nice Michael Adams – Peter Svidler game in the Chess King applet.


Adams, Michael (2727) – Svidler, Peter (2747)

Result: 1-0
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Date: 2013.04.22
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