Topalov won the first game, but Laznicka struck back in the second. The next game was drawn and then Topalov signed two more victories for the overall 4-2 score in his favour.
Another match was played between Ukrainian GM Oleg Romanishin and local IM Tadeáš Kriebel. After exchanging a pair of wins the match ended in a 3-3 tie.
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