NM McClelland Topples GM Bu Xiangzhi!!

NM Shearwood McClelland III, the 1997 U.S. Junior Open Champion, beat the world's youngest GM in 15-year old Bu Xiangzhi from China last May at the New York Open.  A New Jersey native, "Woody" graduated from Harvard last June and is now enrolled in Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons.

See Bu- McClelland game.

Posted by The Chess Drum: 12 February 2001