Saturday, 28 August 2010

Miskolc 2010: Peter Leko vs Boris Gelfand in Miskolc, Hungary

From Chessbase:
This Rapid Chess event is taking place in the National Theater, 1 Déryné str, Miskolc from August 25–29, 2010. The number one Hungarian grandmaster, Peter Leko takes up a duel of eight games against the top Israeli GM and World Cup winner Boris Gelfand. The games are being played at a rate of 25 minutes for all moves plus an increment of ten seconds per moves.
Peter Leko has been doing this every year since 2005 when he played English GM Michael Adams. Then it was GM Anatoly Karpov, GM Vladimir Kramnik, GM Magnus Carlsen and GM Viswanathan Anand from 2006-2009.

Here are the first 4 games with GM annotations courtesy of GM Berkes and GM Meszaros:

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