World Chess Championship opens in Beersheba

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November 1, 2005 10:19

 
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The World Chess Championship opened Tuesday in Beersheba. Israel, ranked fifth in the world, was hosting the 10-day event for the first time. Sixty players were set to participate in the eight-round competition, being held at Yad Lebanim. The games were to be broadcast live on the internet at www.wccisrael.com.



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