Clark Street Capital, Rounds 2 & 3

WFM Rachel Ulrich - FM Albert Chow Clark Street Capital, Round 3 White to play

WFM Rachel Ulrich - FM Albert Chow

Clark Street Capital, Round 3

White to play

Rachel Ulrich lost this heartbreaking game to Albert Chow, but won the postmortem brilliantly. (My laptop running Stockfish took some time to see the point.) My desktop found an even more forcing continuation.

Gopal Menon had to make a tough decision against Alexander Fishbein:

Alexander Fishbein - Gopal Menon Clark Street Capital, Round 3 Black to play

Alexander Fishbein - Gopal Menon

Clark Street Capital, Round 3

Black to play

Here's the link to all twenty of yesterday's games: don't miss the Georgiev-Matsenko game in Round 3!

http://www.viewchess.com/cbreader/2017/4/14/Game23388609.html

Here are today's results and standings, courtesy of Daniel Parmet:

ROUND 2
 

ROUND 3

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Above are the standings after Round 3 Thursday night.

Above are the standings after Round 3 Thursday night.

And Friday morning's pairings are above!

And Friday morning's pairings are above!