Ponomariov leads with 2/2 after two rounds, including a win over Kramnik. Mamedyarov, Leko, Naiditsch, and qualifier Le Quang Liem of Vietnam complete the double round-robin.
July 2010 Archives
Women's and Junior championships underway with most of the top players there.
Magnus Carlsen, fashion icon? Does fashion campaign with actress Liv Tyler.
Viktor Laznicka of the Czech Republic wins clear first in the World Open with 7.5/9.
I'm not dead; Travels with Karpov; Carlsen's rating hits historic heights.