St. Louis: Nakamura and Robson prevail in whirlwind final

St. Louis: Nakamura and Robson prevail in whirlwind final
Both the native GMs led after the six classical games. Hikaru Nakamura went on to defeat Ukrainian FIDE ex-world champion Ruslan Ponomariov by 3-1 in the rapids, while Ray Robson held Ben Feingold 2-2 to maintain his two-point overall lead. The rapid chess phase was interrupted by tornado warnings, which sent the players into the basement.

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Posted: Fri 27 May 2011

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