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Indians eye podium finish

GM Surya Shekhar Ganguly overcame Evgeny Postny as India beat Israel 2.5-1.5 to move within striking distance of a podium finish after eighth round of the World Team Chess championship here.

other Updated: Jan 13, 2010 23:14 IST

GM Surya Shekhar Ganguly overcame Evgeny Postny as India beat Israel 2.5-1.5 to move within striking distance of a podium finish after eighth round of the World Team Chess championship here.

Besides Ganguly, the other three Indians — K Sasikiran, P Harikrishna and S Arun Prasad drew against their respective opponents. India and Azerbaijan now share the third spot with 11 points each.