Judith Polgar defeats Veselin Topalov to claim the UNAM Torneo Cuadrangular
Convincing 3.5-0.5 victory for the Hungarian Grandmaster
Report by Chessdom
Judit Polgar gave an impressive demonstration of the quality and skill as she convincingly outplayed the former world champion Veselin Topalov in the final match of the UNAM Torneo Cuadrangular. The thrilled audience in the packed theater Juan Ruiz de Alarcon applauded Judit after she won three of four games and conceded only one draw…
Polgar beats Ivanchuk and Topalov to win rapid knockout in Mexico
22 November 2010, 12.17 CET | Last modified: 17:25 | By Peter Doggers
Judit Polgar scored one of her best results in years on Sunday by winning the first UNAM quickplay knockout tournament in Mexico City. She first beat Vassily Ivanchuk in the semi-finals and then also managed to win the final against former world number one Veselin Topalov.
The first UNAM chess festival took place 13-21 November in Mexico City. The longest event was the Ibero-American championship, and when this tournament had almost reached its end, a big number of activities were packed into just four days………
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