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    Speck playing in Gilbraltor

    Hello Chessplayers,


    Continuing his Europen rampage Speck draws with GM EPISHIN,Vladimir 2633 . Heres the link for more information http://www.gibraltarchesscongress.com/gibchess/GCF.htm

    Cheers,
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    Hi again,

    After losing his round 5 game, Speck gets back to 50% paired against a weaker opponent. Heres the game27) Speck,N (2381) - Hagesaether,A (2058) [B14]
    Gibraltar Masters La Caleta Hotel, Gibraltar (6.27), 02.02.2004



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      1-0 Just out of interests sake does anybody actually think a 2050 AUS rated player would play like Black?
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    Hello Everyone,


    Round 7 Gibraltor, Speck suffers a disaster with a confrontational approach.Here is the game

    (25) Harstad,C (2113) - Speck,N (2381) [E38]
    Gibraltar Masters (7.25), 02.02.2004



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    Looks like Speck withdrew after that disaster in round 7.

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    Yeah not good.

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    Hi everyone,

    I hear he was sick for the first four rounds and when it was no longer possible to get an IM norm, he asked for an approved withdrawal. Which was accepted.

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    Quote Originally Posted by firegoat7
    I hear he was sick for the first four rounds and when it was no longer possible to get an IM norm, he asked for an approved withdrawal. Which was accepted.
    Whatever illness causes you to get draws with Epishin, I wouldn't mind contracting it.

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