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Haraldur R Karlsson
May 9, 2013

TTU Chess Coach Competes in 2013 U.S. Chess Championship

May 9, 2013 by Haraldur R Karlsson

Grandmaster Alexander Onischuck, new coach of the TTU Chess Teams, is currently competing in the 2013 US Chess Championship.  Alex, who came in seeded number 3 has been doing quite well, and is after 6 rounds (games) in 2nd place with 4.5 points out of 6.0.  He is tied with former UTD player Grandmaster Alejandro Ramirez who has been surging lately is in 3rd place with 4.5 points also.  Top seed, Grandmaster Gata Kamsky, still leads the field with 5.0.  Alex has not lost a game yet and after ...