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Gino Figlio

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Last ICCF WCC Final
« on: September 28, 2018, 04:32:57 AM »
ICCF WCCC Final has ended with the victory of GM Aleksandr Dronov (RUS)
https://www.iccf.com/event?id=52852
Interesting facts:
  • Category 13
  • Only the winner achieved a GM norm
  • Draw percentage 90.4%
This illustrates how difficult it has become to play correspondence chess at the highest level

Michael Blake

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Re: Last ICCF WCC Final
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2018, 10:12:04 AM »
This illustrates how difficult it has become to play correspondence chess at the highest level
Agreed Gino. I was looking at the tournament, there are some very interesting nuggets of information in there and proof that Black can still win. I'm hoping we will get an article on the winner if possible.