| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167
|1. N Firman vs Wojtkiewicz
||½-½||35||2003||World Open: Open Section||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|2. Ziatdinov vs Sadvakasov
|| ||½-½||45||2003||World Open: Open Section||B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6|
|3. Caruana vs Ziatdinov
||0-1||22||2003||World Open: Open Section||C53 Giuoco Piano|
|4. Ziatdinov vs Ehlvest
||1-0||22||2003||World Open: Open Section||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|5. Ruixin Yang vs N Castaneda
||1-0||40||2003||World Open: Open Section||C50 Giuoco Piano|
|6. Gennadiy Geyler vs Sadvakasov
|| ||0-1||36||2003||World Open: Open Section||B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation|
|7. Blatny vs N Firman
|| ||0-1||41||2003||World Open: Open Section||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|8. B Gershenov vs Furman
||0-1||35||2003||World Open: Open Section||E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical|
|9. N Castaneda vs E D Ju
||1-0||37||2003||World Open: Open Section||E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|10. M Fouts vs N Firman
||1-0||27||2003||World Open: Open Section||B07 Pirc|
|11. N Firman vs Ziatdinov
||0-1||54||2003||World Open: Open Section||C96 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|12. Ziatdinov vs Blatny
||½-½||81||2003||World Open: Open Section||B06 Robatsch|
|13. Z Fayvinov vs Ehlvest
|| ||0-1||26||2003||World Open: Open Section||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|14. W Peterson vs B Finegold
||0-1||71||2003||World Open: Open Section||B59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3|
|15. Yermolinsky vs A J Steigman
|| ||1-0||51||2003||World Open: Open Section||A30 English, Symmetrical|
|16. Blatny vs C R Harmon
||1-0||47||2003||World Open: Open Section||A02 Bird's Opening|
|17. J Kraai vs Mikeal David
|| ||1-0||54||2003||World Open: Open Section||A04 Reti Opening|
|18. A Reeder vs A Mikhalevski
|| ||1-0||30||2003||World Open: Open Section||D00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|19. E D Ju vs S Getz
|| ||0-1||52||2003||World Open: Open Section||B33 Sicilian|
|20. Gulko vs M Bengtson
|| ||1-0||25||2003||World Open: Open Section||A34 English, Symmetrical|
|21. S Sulskis vs A Nelson
|| ||1-0||34||2003||World Open: Open Section||A15 English|
|22. J Wheeler vs Sadvakasov
|| ||0-1||36||2003||World Open: Open Section||A37 English, Symmetrical|
|23. J L Burden vs N Firman
|| ||0-1||39||2003||World Open: Open Section||B06 Robatsch|
|24. Mikhalevski vs G Kafka
||1-0||27||2003||World Open: Open Section||D17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|25. Xiao Cheng vs E Anka
|| ||0-1||36||2003||World Open: Open Section||A07 King's Indian Attack|
| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167
|Sep-04-03|| ||Cerebrate2006: I actually played in this tournament, in the u1400 section...won 2k bucks at it in a 3 way tie for 2nd...it was my first big tournament since im stuck in VA where we have very very small tournaments. Cant wait till next year. |
|Sep-04-03|| ||Dustin J.: Where was he tournament at? And I, uh need a loan. |
|Sep-04-03|| ||AgentRgent: <Cerebrate2006> Congrats! +6=3-0 is very impressive! |
|Sep-04-03|| ||refutor: you won $2000 in the U1400 section?! where do i sign up ;) |
|Sep-04-03|| ||Sylvester: Great job Cerebrate2006! Who won the open section? |
|Sep-04-03|| ||AgentRgent: It was a 10-way tie @ 7/9 between:
LEONID G YUDASIN
BABAKOULY D ANNAKOV
|Sep-05-03|| ||Sylvester: I hardly know any of these guys. |
|Sep-05-03|| ||Cerebrate2006: it was in philidelphia (i know i spelled that wrong) |
|Sep-05-03|| ||sleepkid: 10 way tie. . . silly. We really need to have tournaments with more rounds. |
|Sep-10-03|| ||Cerebrate2006: oh but 9 rounds was plenty for the players... i was a walking zombie till school started 2 months later...couldnt even look at a chess board till i had to |
|Dec-23-12|| ||wordfunph: Scotland's Graeme Kafka wore a t-shirt with the words - "Today is not your day. Tomorrow's not looking good either." |
Lucky for him he was not thrown out of the tournament :)
|Jun-23-15|| ||zanzibar: An archived view of the tournament, care of FIDE's rating tables, can be found here:|
Top 3 at 7/9
< 14000032 Annakov, Babakuli TKM g 2339 7.0 9 4.3
4500016 Ehlvest, Jaan EST g 2495 7.0 9 13.3
14104490 Firman, Nazar UKR m 2349 7.0 9 6.1>
Here's a noteworthy entrant:
< 2020009 Caruana, Fabiano USA f 2187 1.0 4 -13.2>
How times have changed.
|Jun-24-15|| ||zanzibar: OK, we can completely fix up this tournament since the USCF style Swiss xtab can still be found:|
<CG> should strive to archive this kind of information. Wouldn't that be swell if it did?
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