Peter Svidler and Irina Krush Play Cricket


As is well known, Peter Svidler is a big cricket fan - but has he ever played cricket? The answer was 'no' until he came to the 2009 Gibtelecom Festival and tried his hand as batsman and bowler at the local cricket ground. Irina Krush and Vugar Gashimov came too. Also present was our beloved tournament director Manuel Weeks - who is an Australian and thus is of course a brilliant cricketer (or at least that is what he told me)... anyway, check it out for yourself.



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