1st Distance Draughts match


The opponents are located on the long distance between each other in their native city. They use the electronic draughts board "Shahcom" . The moves by players are transmitted on the opponent's clock over the internet.


Alexander Shvartsman

Online transmission
GM Alexander Shvartsman (Moscow) - GM Alexander Georgiev (Saint-Petersburg)
2 March 2006
The match consists of two games. The time control is 20 minutes + 10 seconds per move.

              Alexander Georgiev

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The result of the 1st game is draw. The 2nd game starts at 20-10 (+3 GMT).
The second game is also draw.
Games in PDN-format

Current game

Distance chess       See utterances and pictures about the
1st Distance Chess Match Saint-Petersburg - Paris, 27 May 2003:
Participants and results:
1. A.Khalifman (Saint-Petersburg) - V.Kramnik (Paris) 1/2
2. P.Svidler (Saint-Petersburg) - T.Radjabov (Paris) 1/2
3. V.Korchnoi (Saint-Petersburg) - L.Fressinet (Paris) 1-0
4. K.Sakaev (Saint-Petersburg) - S.Karjakin (Paris) 1/2