The Chess Assassin’s Creed: Nakamura Grinds Down Malisauskas in 107-Move Sicilian Najdorf

US Chess Champion 2012 GM Hikaru Nakamura is known for his plus-100-move chess games that leave his opponent flagged out. He did not disappoint his fans in the second round at the Istanbul Chess Olympiad grinding down Lithuanian GM Vidmantas Malisauska in a 107-move Sicilian Najdorf. A draw’s not a draw after all the battery’s been sucked outta your system – drop of blood by drop of blood.





Nakamura, Hikaru (2778) – Malisauskas, Vidmantas (2451)

Result: 1-0
Site: 0:03.59-0:01.40
Date: 2012.08.29

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