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    After Turin and Sofia, it's AeroSvit 2000

    19.06.06: Another international grandmasters tournaments has come up after Turin and Sofia. The AeroSvit 2000 in the southern Crimean town of Foros/Yalta has players like Ponomariov. Ivanchuk, Grischuk and Shirov competing for the title. The tournament is taking place between June 16 to 29, 2006. It is a category 18 event with 12 GMs rated 2600 or higher. Time controls are 120 minutes for the entire game, with an increment of 30 sec. per move. A total number of 12 players from Ukrain, Russia, India, Spain, Azerbaijan, Romania, and Moldova are participating in this international chess tournament.