Norway Chess Super Tournament 2013 Round 2: The game between Veselin Topalov and Teimor Radjabov was a solid one with a complex Sicilian giving White a very slight initiative from the opening, but the Queen exchange led to a dead draw in a Knight and Bishop endgame. You can read a report on the round at Chess Blog.


Topalov, Veselin (2793) – Radjabov, Teimour (2745)

Result: 1/2-1/2
Site: Sandnes NOR
Date: 2013.05.09
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