The elite of chess is getting younger, and the trend continues: only three of the first 64 of the ranks have not turned 21, but at least 7 of the 64 who will play the 2nd World Cup qualifier in Janti Mansiisk (Russia) are sub 20. None of the big favorites has fallen. Of the Spanish speakers, only Cuban-American Leinier Dominguez passed without the need for a quick tie-breaker.

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