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  5/30/2012, Sivan 9, 5772

Israeli Chess Champion Draws in Third Game


The third game out of four came to a draw between Israeli chess champion Boris Gelfand and current reining champion Viswanathan Anand of India. The two are competing in four rapid paced games to break their previous tie. The two each won 6 out of 12 games in the world chess championships currently being held in Russia. The winner will receive $1.5 million and $1 million will be awarded to the loser of the match.