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The tragedy of Mihaela Sandu

Just imagine a chess player competing with 6 opponents, each of them higher rated than our player by approx. 150-200 points. The player wins 4 games consecutively, loses in the fifth game, then wins one more. As it turns out, live transmission of the 5th game had been interrupted. Coincidence or not? The performance of a lifetime.or a clear-cut case of…