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Vesselin Topalov has dethroned Rustam Kasimdzhanov of Uzbekistan as the world champion in chess !!!

Vesselin Topalov has dethroned Rustam Kasimdzhanov of Uzbekistan as the world champion in chess !!!

10/14/2005 10:35:01 AM
Bulgaria's chess master Vesselin Topalov has dethroned Rustam Kasimdzhanov of Uzbekistan as the world champion after they played out to a draw in their 13th game of the title fight.

The 30-year-old Topalov amassed 9.5 points from 13 games.

This is Topalov's biggest achievement after defeating legendary Gary Kasparov at Linares this year and a group of top six chess players including Anand at Sofia to lift the Mtel Trophy.

 

Info by: SOFIA, Oct. 14 (Xinhuanet)

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