FM Norman Rogers and IM-elect Stephen Muhammad face off in 4th round battle. Muhammad won a wild encounter despite of his king getting stuck in the center.
The Chess Drum's Daaim Shabazz with Lawyer Times. Times won clear 2nd in the under-2200 section with 6-1. Shabazz tallied +1 at 4-3.
FM Daniel Fernandez and GM Hikaru Nakamura in an impressive show of 1-minute chess. FM Matthew Hoekstra looks on. It was 1:03am.
GM Dmitry Gurevich tries Nakamura and swindles the young phenom for a draw. FM Stephen Muhammad (right) looks on.
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