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May, 1st 1996 one of the Worlds largest chess events begun. A friendly correspondence chess match between Germany (BdF) and Italy (ASIGC). 1.111 Germans against 1.111 Italians - 2 games at each board.
Among the players you will find 1 World Champion, 14 Grand masters and more than 200 International Masters (ICCF and FIDE).
The match were published in the '98 Guinness Book of Records!
Team Captains are: Karl-Heinz Podzielny (GER) and Gianni Mastrojeni (ITA)
The match is still going on - the result of September 2002:
Germany - Italy = 1.328 - 661