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Friday, December 25, 2015

More Photos From The Thomas Elberling Memorial

Here are 21 additional photos from Saturday's Thomas Elberling Memorial Swiss:

Round 1

Ronald Saylo (grey cap) vs. FM Boris Privman

Daniel Girsh (facing the camera) vs. Michael O'Connor.

SM Praveen Balakrishnan vs. LM Vladimir Polyakin (foreground)
and LM James West vs. GM Michael Rohde 

 Paul Joseph vs. David Milliern

 Eddy Tian vs. Eric Li

Jack Silver (left) vs. Chris Farmer

 Abhinav Chinnambeti (left) vs. James Merickel

Round 2

J. Silver vs. Ilya Zhurbinskiy (foreground) and Errol Singh (center)

Terry Fricker (green vest) vs. Farmer and Nikhil Kalyanraman (in yellow) vs. Ken Cohen.

GM Rohde looking at Arthur Macaspac's game while Balakrishnan moves.

Milliern (b/w shirt) vs. Charlie Silver

Round 3

E. Singh vs. Balakrishnan (front) and David Zhurbinsky vs. Macaspac.

Madhu Chinnambeti (standing) watching the action.

Between rounds...

The players and their families were treated to a sumptuous spread that included

John Moldovan's Lemon Knots (left), nutmeg-laced "Gemelli" (right) ...

and his ugly but yummy Cocoa-Mint Drops...

An assortment of other sweets, such as cupcakes and Black/White Cookies...
Delicious baked ham slices, courtesy of Gracielle Macaspac...

Domino's pizza and more!

Finally, we want to express our gratitude to the 24 players who turned-out to honor Thomas and the families who purchased items for the party.

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