Grandmaster Leonid Voloshin (left) met the German nationalplayer GM
Daniel Fridman in the 5th round.They discussed a caro-kann variation.
They still played when I left the Ostsee-Akademie.
IM Maxim Chetverik (right) made an early drawoffer which was accepted
by his opponent.Behind them my opponent Gunther Voß thinks.
The Swede Conny Holst (right) often plays real fighting chess. Also in the
morning round today it looked as though he again was involved in a hard
FM Harald Schmidt (left) plays white against GM Vladimir Sergeev.
The outcome of the game is unknown.
FM Olaf Steffens with his tiger mascot played black against IM Markus
I won against Gunther Voß (2154) and have 4 points.The 6th round starts
15.30. Read more on the homepage.