…and the two first boards,

Tonight Sweden is again playing in the European Team Championship (GroupB), on Pandanet, at 20.00 CET, against Italy. The team is somewhat stronger this time and I will watch it from the sidelines. Again Fredrik Blomback(6d) and Charlie Ã…kerblom(5d) play the first and second board. Here are my own comments to their games from the last match against Finland. I did not use an AI for the analysis, so I hope they will reflect my own strength and weaknesses, and some of the awe I feel for these strong players.

Charlie did not have his best day, so I have kept the comments to a minimum, leaving more comments for one of his better days:

Fredrik played a beautiful game: