Zurich: Kramnik and Aronian Are Playing the First Game in Front of a Full Audience

Время публикации: 21.04.2012 17:44 | Последнее обновление: 21.04.2012 17:58

The first game of the match Kramnik - Aronian, which unexpectedly attracted a large number of supporters, is currently under way in the Zurich Hotel Savoy Baur en Ville. The spectators' hall was full before the start.

People are standing near the entrance and also placing themselves in the neighbouring room where the grandmaster Yannick Pelletier is commentating the game. We'll have more on this in the next report.

Kramnik was first to have a long think in the game. This happened after Levon Aronian used a novelty on the move sixteen 16...Qe6 in one of the variations of the Slav Defence.

 

You can watch the game live.


  


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