International Organiser Laszlo Nagy announces the list of the registered participants for the Furst Saturday 1st-14th of November 2008 GM tournament.
The picture is that of 8 year old Bangladeshi boy Mohammad Fahim who is playing successfully in the October event! They came via New Dehli, India and their visa was repeatedly refused by the Hungarian embassy there but in the end it worked out well.
FIRST SATURDAY, Budapest
IGM VARGA, Zoltán /HUN/,
IGM KOSIC, Dragan /MNE/,
IGM ILINCIC, Zlatko /SRB/,
IM MARTINOVIC, Sasha /CRO/,
IM RECUERO, David /ESP/,
IM PROHÁSZKA, Péter /HUN/,
IM WITTMANN, Walter /AUT/,
ARNGIMSSON, Dagur /ISL/,
IM GUNNARSSON, Jon Viktor /ISL/,
IM THORFINNSON, Bragi /ISL/,
IM NGUYEN, Huynh Minh Huy /VIE/,
FM PRASANNA, Rao /IND/,
IM PASCHALL, William M/USA/,
Min 9, max 13 games.
FM HUMPHREY, Jonathan /AUS, 2330/,
FM KJARTANSSON, Gudmundur /ISL/,
KISLIK, Erik /USA/.
To participate in First Saturday GM, IM and rated events, please go to www.firstsaturday.hu/ for more details.