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Hastings 2008/09 Tournament

Igor Kurnosov7.5/9(+6 -0 =3)[games]
Valeriy Neverov7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Emanuel Berg7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Simon Kim Williams6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Stuart C Conquest6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Mark Hebden6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Jovanka Houska6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Richard A Bates6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Luc Bergez6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Gawain Jones6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
David Howell6/8(+5 -1 =2)[games]
Milos Pavlovic6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Andrew D Green5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Didier Leroy5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Mikael Rolvag5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Luis Javier Bernal Moro5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
Andrew Greet5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Gudmundur Kjartansson5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Daniel Gormally5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Simon T Ansell5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Stewart Haslinger5.5/8(+4 -1 =3)[games]
Stephen Gordon5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Michael J R White5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Simon J B Knott5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
Alexander Cherniaev5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Willy Hendriks5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Uriel Capo Vidal5/8(+4 -2 =2)[games]
John N Sugden5/8(+3 -1 =4)[games]
Yang-Fan Zhou5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Rasa Norinkeviciute5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Ryan Rhys Griffiths5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Adam Hunt5/8(+3 -1 =4)[games]
(105 players total; 73 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Hastings 2008/09

Previous edition: Hastings (2007/08). Next: Hastings (2009/10).

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 443  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Berg vs R Eames  1-0532008Hastings 2008/09B33 Sicilian
2. V Prosviriakov vs I Kurnosov  0-1402008Hastings 2008/09A07 King's Indian Attack
3. D Howell vs R Kaufman  1-0572008Hastings 2008/09D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. P Marusenko vs V Neverov  0-1402008Hastings 2008/09D85 Grunfeld
5. G Jones vs S Grover  1-0842008Hastings 2008/09A04 Reti Opening
6. D Leroy vs S Conquest  0-1482008Hastings 2008/09D70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
7. M Pavlovic vs G Kjartansson  1-0472008Hastings 2008/09E10 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Y Zhou vs S Gordon  0-1362008Hastings 2008/09B44 Sicilian
9. M Hebden vs A Wilson  1-0182008Hastings 2008/09D70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
10. K Nikolaidis vs D Gormally  ½-½382008Hastings 2008/09D91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
11. S Williams vs O Aikhoje  1-0392008Hastings 2008/09E10 Queen's Pawn Game
12. J Bernard vs L J Bernal Moro  0-1392008Hastings 2008/09B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
13. W Hendriks vs D J Ledger 1-0202008Hastings 2008/09C53 Giuoco Piano
14. C Briscoe vs A Greet  1-0342008Hastings 2008/09C86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack
15. A Cherniaev vs G Lock 1-0302008Hastings 2008/09B40 Sicilian
16. M White vs A Hunt  0-1272008Hastings 2008/09B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. S T Ansell vs P Poobalasingam  ½-½382008Hastings 2008/09B50 Sicilian
18. M N Anderton vs J Houska  0-1312008Hastings 2008/09B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
19. R Bates vs K McPhillips  ½-½412008Hastings 2008/09E15 Queen's Indian
20. F J Kwiatkowski vs T Rendle  0-1342008Hastings 2008/09C04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
21. D Eggleston vs I Snape  1-0422008Hastings 2008/09B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
22. D Spence vs L Bergez  0-1442008Hastings 2008/09B01 Scandinavian
23. S Knott vs J Anderson  ½-½412008Hastings 2008/09D19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
24. N Chkhaidze vs J Rudd  0-1492008Hastings 2008/09C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
25. U Capo Vidal vs J Nebel  1-0582008Hastings 2008/09A65 Benoni, 6.e4
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 443  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-03-09  plimko: First for the first time :-)
Jan-03-09  AliMatok: who are these guys?
Premium Chessgames Member
  ketchuplover: chess players
Jan-03-09  ILikeFruits: why do you...
Jan-03-09  mikedressner: Main Site:

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  Bishoprick: This is definitely not a tournament of the same strength as the one won by Pillsbury
Jan-04-09  kellmano: Wow. Kurnosov is having a belter!
Jan-04-09  Knight to f6: <Bishoprick> No, it's stronger. :-)
Jan-05-09  ellenliisbet: 55. h5! gxh5 56. Kf5! is rather pretty in Berg v Greet
Jan-07-09  Andrijadj: Well it is actually stronger...Quality of chess is better...:)
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  WTHarvey: Here's a little collection of critical positions from tournament games:

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