On Saturday GM David Smerdon of Australia (smurfo) beat GM Simon Williams of England (Ginger_GM) with the score of 17 to 15 in Chess.com’s Death Match 19. In what was one of the closest and most exciting Death Matches ever, Williams took the lead several times but Smerdon always managed to level the score. Right at the end “The Smurf” won two games in a row, time ended and the match was decided.

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