The 19th Amber Blindfold and Rapid Tournament has ended in an overall victory for Norway’s Magnus Carlsen & Ukraine’s Vasily Ivanchuk. In the 11th and final round Ivanchuk caught up with the leading Carlsen thanks to a 1½-½ victory over Boris Gelfand, while Magnus shared the points with Alexander Grischuk with one win apiece.
[C42] Petrov, Nimzovich attack
Gelfand-Ivanchuk: The rapid game saw a Petrov with 5. c3 that soon got very complicated. Gelfand seemed to be in control, but Ivanchuk was relentless and whipped up a devastating attack that crashed through in only 32 moves.