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Super GM Van Wely and young phenom Magnus Carlsen played a 4-game match in the town of Schagen in northern Holland.

Van Wely won game 1. Carlsen won game 2. They drew game 3 and 4. Therefore, the match ended in a 2-2 tie. In the blitz playoff, Carlsen won 3.5 – .5.

Congratulations to Magnus Carlsen. He continues to prove to the world that he is the real deal!Posted by Picasa

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