Ivanchuk and Carlsen Tie for First at Amber

Magnus Carlsen, Norwegian chess ace

Magnus Carlsen, Norwegian chess ace

Magnus Carlsen of Norway and Vassily Ivanchuk of Ukraine tied for first in the 19th Amber tournament, which ended on Thursday in Nice, France.

Vladimir Kramnik of Russia was third, 1.5 points behind the leaders, and Alexander Grishuk of Russia finished fourth, a half point behind Kramnik.

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Source: New York Times

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