ICC News Item #1630
The Chessclub.com broadcast team will be showing games from the Mainz Chess Classic from Mainz, Germany from August 16 to 18. GM Anand is playing a match against GM Ponomariov. Also, WGM Kosteniuk and WGM Paehtz play a match. Each match will be 8 games with a time control of 25 minutes plus 10-second increment. ICC will also show games from the Ordix Open, which is an 11-round Swiss event with time control 25 0. Chessclub.com members are welcome to "observe" the games and "whisper" comments with the other spectators. finger Live on ICC will give you specific information about the game numbers to observe. finger Mainz2002 and finger Ordix2002 for results, standings, and other information. The games will also be listed in the Event List in Blitzin, where you can click on the icon to watch while they are in progress. The official web pages for the event are http://www.frankfurtwest.de/ChessClassic/CC02/default.htm in German and http://www.frankfurtwest.de/ChessClassic/ChessClassic2002e/default.htm in English.