1 Carlsen – Bareev
2 Bacrot – Lautier
3 Aronian – Vallejo
4 Grischuk – Kamsky
5 Gelfand – Dreev
6 M.Gurevich – Malakhov
7 Rublevsky – Sakaev
8 van Wely – Ponomariov

Yuri Shulman (USA) finally bowed out in the playoff against Grischuk. Now the top American Kamsky will face Grischuk in the sweet 16. Gata proves that he can still remember how the horsie move. Even with all the hype about the younger generation, Gata has quietly proved that he is still the strongest player in the US.

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Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar