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Khanty-Mansiysk FIDE GPKhanty-MansiyskRUS11:008
ch-ISL 2015ReykjavikISL18:009
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Khanty-Mansiysk FIDE Grand Prix 2015 (Khanty-Mansiysk RUS)
Thu 14th May 2015 - Tue 26th May 2015 - Official Site

Khanty-Mansiysk FIDE GP (12 players 11 Rds SRR Indiv TC: 120m:60m:15m+30spm(61)) - Games in PGN: Games | Live

KM FIDE GP Khanty-Mansiysk RUS (RUS), 13-27 v 2015 cat. XXI (2755)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2
1. Dominguez Perez, Leinier g CUB 2734 * ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 . ½ ½ . . 5 2857
2. Caruana, Fabiano g ITA 2803 ½ * . ½ 0 . ½ 1 . 1 ½ 1 5 2836
3. Nakamura, Hikaru g USA 2799 ½ . * ½ . ½ ½ . ½ ½ 1 1 5 2837
4. Gelfand, Boris g ISR 2744 ½ ½ ½ * . . 1 ½ ½ . ½ ½ 2802
5. Jakovenko, Dmitry g RUS 2738 0 1 . . * . 0 ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 2796
6. Karjakin, Sergey g RUS 2753 ½ . ½ . . * ½ 0 ½ 1 ½ 1 2796
7. Svidler, Peter g RUS 2734 0 ½ ½ 0 1 ½ * ½ 1 . . . 4 2765
8. Grischuk, Alexander g RUS 2780 . 0 . ½ ½ 1 ½ * . ½ ½ ½ 4 2746
9. Giri, Anish g NED 2776 ½ . ½ ½ 0 ½ 0 . * 1 . ½ 2707
10. Tomashevsky, Evgeny g RUS 2749 ½ 0 ½ . ½ 0 . ½ 0 * 1 . 3 2673
11. Jobava, Baadur g GEO 2699 . ½ 0 ½ ½ ½ . ½ . 0 * ½ 3 2678
12. Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime g FRA 2754 . 0 0 ½ 0 0 . ½ ½ . ½ * 2 2568
Round 1 (May 14, 2015)
Caruana, Fabiano - Dominguez Perez, Leinier ½-½ 40 C67 Ruy Lopez Berlin
Jakovenko, Dmitry - Giri, Anish 1-0 61 D38 QGD Ragozin
Karjakin, Sergey - Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½ 30 B76 Sicilian Modern Dragon
Grischuk, Alexander - Svidler, Peter ½-½ 31 D22 QGA
Jobava, Baadur - Tomashevsky, Evgeny 0-1 39 D45 Anti-Meran Variations
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Gelfand, Boris ½-½ 33 B30 Sicilian Rossolimo
Round 2 (May 15, 2015)
Dominguez Perez, Leinier - Jakovenko, Dmitry 1-0 36 D43 Anti-Meran Gambit
Gelfand, Boris - Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½ 50 E97 King's Indian Classical
Svidler, Peter - Caruana, Fabiano ½-½ 35 D57 Queens Gambit Lasker's Defence
Giri, Anish - Karjakin, Sergey ½-½ 31 A05 Various
Tomashevsky, Evgeny - Grischuk, Alexander ½-½ 74 E90 King's Indian Classical
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Jobava, Baadur ½-½ 68 B12 Caro Kann Advanced
Round 3 (May 16, 2015)
Caruana, Fabiano - Tomashevsky, Evgeny 1-0 41 D15 Slav Defence
Nakamura, Hikaru - Giri, Anish ½-½ 31 C54 Giuoco Piano
Jakovenko, Dmitry - Svidler, Peter 0-1 57 C69 Ruy Lopez Exchange
Karjakin, Sergey - Dominguez Perez, Leinier ½-½ 30 A08 Barcza System
Grischuk, Alexander - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½ 42 B54 Sicilian Rauzer
Jobava, Baadur - Gelfand, Boris ½-½ 40 D90 Gruenfeld Flohr
Round 4 (May 17, 2015)
Dominguez Perez, Leinier - Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½ 23 B32 Sicilian Labourdonnais
Gelfand, Boris - Giri, Anish ½-½ 40 D38 QGD Ragozin
Svidler, Peter - Karjakin, Sergey ½-½ 31 A05 Various
Tomashevsky, Evgeny - Jakovenko, Dmitry ½-½ 44 E00 Catalan
Jobava, Baadur - Grischuk, Alexander ½-½ 23 C53 Giuoco Piano
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Caruana, Fabiano 0-1 43 D38 QGD Ragozin
Round 5 (May 19, 2015)
Caruana, Fabiano - Jobava, Baadur ½-½ 49 B12 Caro Kann Advanced
Nakamura, Hikaru - Svidler, Peter ½-½ 31 D90 Gruenfeld Flohr
Jakovenko, Dmitry - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 1-0 40 A15 English counter King's Fianchetto
Karjakin, Sergey - Tomashevsky, Evgeny 1-0 99 A05 Various
Grischuk, Alexander - Gelfand, Boris ½-½ 28 B53 Sicilian Hungarian
Giri, Anish - Dominguez Perez, Leinier ½-½ 44 E11 Bogo Indian Defence
Round 6 (May 20, 2015)
Gelfand, Boris - Dominguez Perez, Leinier ½-½ 63 E11 Bogo Indian Defence
Svidler, Peter - Giri, Anish 1-0 83 D38 QGD Ragozin
Grischuk, Alexander - Caruana, Fabiano 0-1 75 D37 QGD 5.Bf4
Tomashevsky, Evgeny - Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½ 30 E06 Catalan
Jobava, Baadur - Jakovenko, Dmitry ½-½ 46 A01 Larsen Opening
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Karjakin, Sergey 0-1 38 C65 Ruy Lopez Berlin
Round 7 (May 21, 2015)
Dominguez Perez, Leinier - Svidler, Peter 1-0 38 C88 Ruy Lopez Closed
Caruana, Fabiano - Gelfand, Boris ½-½ 30 E60 King's Indian without Nc3
Nakamura, Hikaru - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 1-0 27 A45 Trompowsky
Jakovenko, Dmitry - Grischuk, Alexander ½-½ 21 D78 Gruenfeld 3.g3
Karjakin, Sergey - Jobava, Baadur ½-½ 32 C10 French Rubinstein
Giri, Anish - Tomashevsky, Evgeny 1-0 58 C88 Ruy Lopez Closed
Round 8 (May 22, 2015)
Caruana, Fabiano - Jakovenko, Dmitry 0-1 47 C65 Ruy Lopez Berlin
Gelfand, Boris - Svidler, Peter 1-0 62 D97 Gruenfeld Russian
Grischuk, Alexander - Karjakin, Sergey 1-0 40 D43 Anti-Meran Gambit
Tomashevsky, Evgeny - Dominguez Perez, Leinier ½-½ 101 D80 Gruenfeld 4.Bg5
Jobava, Baadur - Nakamura, Hikaru 0-1 80 A45 Trompowsky
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Giri, Anish ½-½ 32 D45 Anti-Meran Variations

ch-ISL 2015 (Reykjavik ISL)
Thu 14th May 2015 - Sun 24th May 2015 - Official Site - Results

ch-ISL 2015 (12 players 11 Rds SRR Indiv TC: 90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games | Live

ch-ISL 2015 Reykjavik ISL (ISL), 14-24 v 2015 cat. IX (2461)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2
1. Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn g ISL 2561 * . 1 0 1 . 1 1 1 1 ½ ? 2703
2. Steingrimsson, Hedinn g ISL 2532 . * 0 . 1 1 1 ½ 1 ? 1 1 2699
3. Stefansson, Hannes g ISL 2590 0 1 * ½ ½ 1 ? . 1 0 . ½ 2485
4. Ptacnikova, Lenka wg ISL 2284 1 . ½ * 0 ? 0 1 . 0 ½ 1 4 2481
5. Thorfinnsson, Bragi m ISL 2416 0 0 ½ 1 * . ½ ? 0 1 1 . 4 2471
6. Arnason, Jon L g ISL 2499 . 0 0 ? . * ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 4 2470
7. Thorfinnsson, Bjorn m ISL 2407 0 0 ? 1 ½ ½ * . 1 0 ½ . 2418
8. Danielsen, Henrik g ISL 2520 0 ½ . 0 ? ½ . * 0 1 ½ 1 2406
9. Jensson, Einar Hjalti f ISL 2359 0 0 0 . 1 ½ 0 1 * . ? 1 2437
10. Hjartarson, Johann g ISL 2566 0 ? 1 1 0 0 1 0 . * . 0 3 2362
11. Kjartansson, Gudmundur m ISL 2474 ½ 0 . ½ 0 ½ ½ ½ ? . * ½ 3 2355
12. Sigfusson, Sigurdur f ISL 2319 ? 0 ½ 0 . 0 . 0 0 1 ½ * 2 2285
Round 1 (May 14, 2015)
Steingrimsson, Hedinn - Thorfinnsson, Bragi 1-0 43 A50 Queen's Indian (without e7-e6)
Arnason, Jon L - Thorfinnsson, Bjorn ½-½ 38 C60 Ruy Lopez
Danielsen, Henrik - Kjartansson, Gudmundur ½-½ 32 D02 Queen's Pawn Game
Jensson, Einar Hjalti - Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn 0-1 47 A88 Dutch Leningrad
Hjartarson, Johann - Ptacnikova, Lenka 1-0 31 D37 QGD 5.Bf4
Sigfusson, Sigurdur - Stefansson, Hannes ½-½ 23 B43 Sicilian Paulsen
Round 2 (May 15, 2015)
Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn - Hjartarson, Johann 1-0 49 E15 Queens Indian
Stefansson, Hannes - Arnason, Jon L 1-0 41 E15 Queens Indian
Thorfinnsson, Bragi - Jensson, Einar Hjalti 0-1 40 A09 Reti Opening
Thorfinnsson, Bjorn - Steingrimsson, Hedinn 0-1 48 A37 English Symmetrical
Danielsen, Henrik - Sigfusson, Sigurdur 1-0 36 A16 English Opening
Kjartansson, Gudmundur - Ptacnikova, Lenka ½-½ 70 E32 Nimzo Indian 4.Qc2
Round 3 (May 16, 2015)
Steingrimsson, Hedinn - Stefansson, Hannes 0-1 36 E32 Nimzo Indian 4.Qc2
Ptacnikova, Lenka - Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn 1-0 33 C50 Giuoco Piano
Arnason, Jon L - Danielsen, Henrik ½-½ 42 B09 Pirc Defence
Jensson, Einar Hjalti - Thorfinnsson, Bjorn 0-1 21 C70 Ruy Lopez
Hjartarson, Johann - Thorfinnsson, Bragi 0-1 65 B12 Caro Kann Advanced
Sigfusson, Sigurdur - Kjartansson, Gudmundur ½-½ 40 C47 Four Knights
Round 4 (May 17, 2015)
Stefansson, Hannes - Jensson, Einar Hjalti 1-0 41 C42 Petroff's Defence
Thorfinnsson, Bragi - Ptacnikova, Lenka 1-0 36 E11 Bogo Indian Defence
Thorfinnsson, Bjorn - Hjartarson, Johann 0-1 35 E67 King's Indian Fianchetto
Danielsen, Henrik - Steingrimsson, Hedinn ½-½ 82 D30 Queen's Gambit (without Nc3)
Kjartansson, Gudmundur - Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn ½-½ 63 D31 Semi-Slav Defence
Sigfusson, Sigurdur - Arnason, Jon L 0-1 57 B94 Sicilian Najdorf with 6.Bg5
Round 5 (May 18, 2015)
Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn - Thorfinnsson, Bragi 1-0 81 D31 Semi-Slav Defence
Steingrimsson, Hedinn - Sigfusson, Sigurdur 1-0 36 A16 English Opening
Ptacnikova, Lenka - Thorfinnsson, Bjorn 0-1 34 C57 Two Knights Defence Fritz's Var
Arnason, Jon L - Kjartansson, Gudmundur ½-½ 69 B13 Caro Kann Exchange
Jensson, Einar Hjalti - Danielsen, Henrik 1-0 24 B00 Owen or Nimzowitsch Defence
Hjartarson, Johann - Stefansson, Hannes 1-0 86 C65 Ruy Lopez Berlin
Round 6 (May 19, 2015)
Stefansson, Hannes - Ptacnikova, Lenka ½-½ 71 E21 Nimzo Indian 4.Nf3
Arnason, Jon L - Steingrimsson, Hedinn 0-1 53 C78 Ruy Lopez Moeller Defence
Thorfinnsson, Bjorn - Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn 0-1 48 E12 Queens Indian Petrosian
Danielsen, Henrik - Hjartarson, Johann 1-0 66 A05 Various
Kjartansson, Gudmundur - Thorfinnsson, Bragi 0-1 47 A52 Budapest Defence Main Line
Sigfusson, Sigurdur - Jensson, Einar Hjalti 0-1 51 B15 Caro Kann
Round 7 (May 20, 2015)
Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn - Stefansson, Hannes 1-0 44 D30 Queen's Gambit (without Nc3)
Steingrimsson, Hedinn - Kjartansson, Gudmundur 1-0 41 A41 Modern Defence
Ptacnikova, Lenka - Danielsen, Henrik 1-0 50 C41 Philidor's Defence
Thorfinnsson, Bragi - Thorfinnsson, Bjorn ½-½ 31 C95 Ruy Lopez Breyer
Jensson, Einar Hjalti - Arnason, Jon L ½-½ 19 B52 Sicilian Rossolimo
Hjartarson, Johann - Sigfusson, Sigurdur 0-1 22 E97 King's Indian Classical
Round 8 (May 21, 2015)
Steingrimsson, Hedinn - Jensson, Einar Hjalti 1-0 53 A08 Barcza System
Stefansson, Hannes - Thorfinnsson, Bragi ½-½ 41 A40 Unusual Replies to 1.d4
Arnason, Jon L - Hjartarson, Johann 1-0 50 C97 Ruy Lopez
Danielsen, Henrik - Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn 0-1 51 A05 Various
Kjartansson, Gudmundur - Thorfinnsson, Bjorn ½-½ 48 C60 Ruy Lopez
Sigfusson, Sigurdur - Ptacnikova, Lenka 0-1 66 B07 Pirc Defence
Round 9 (May 22, 2015)
Gretarsson, Hjorvar Steinn - Sigfusson, Sigurdur * 9 A45 Trompowsky
Ptacnikova, Lenka - Arnason, Jon L * 8 B23 Sicilian Closed
Thorfinnsson, Bragi - Danielsen, Henrik * 2 A04 Dutch System
Thorfinnsson, Bjorn - Stefansson, Hannes * 11 D85 Gruenfeld Defence
Jensson, Einar Hjalti - Kjartansson, Gudmundur * 12 C54 Giuoco Piano
Hjartarson, Johann - Steingrimsson, Hedinn * 9 B90 Sicilian Najdorf Variation

EnterCard Scandinavian Chess Masters 2015 (Oslo NOR)
Sun 10th May 2015 - Sat 16th May 2015 - Official Site - Results - Live

Scandinavian Masters 2015 (6 players 5 Rds SRR Indiv ) - Games in PGN: Games | Live

Scandinavian Masters 2015 Oslo NOR (NOR), 10-16 v 2015 cat. XVI (2627)
1 2 3 4 5 6
1. Hammer, Jon Ludvig g NOR 2665 * ½ 1 ½ 1 1 8 2859
2. Fressinet, Laurent g FRA 2712 ½ * ½ 1 1 1 8 2849
3. Grandelius, Nils g SWE 2623 0 ½ * ½ 1 ½ 5 2627
4. Tari, Aryan m NOR 2520 ½ 0 ½ * ½ ½ 4 2576
5. Hansen, Curt g DEN 2621 0 0 0 ½ * 1 3 2479
6. Agdestein, Simen g NOR 2620 0 0 ½ ½ 0 * 2 2388
Round 1 (May 10, 2015)
Hammer, Jon Ludvig - Hansen, Curt 1-0 49 D11 Slav Defence
Fressinet, Laurent - Tari, Aryan 1-0 41 D38 QGD Ragozin
Agdestein, Simen - Grandelius, Nils ½-½ 47 A20 English Opening
Round 2 (May 11, 2015)
Hammer, Jon Ludvig - Fressinet, Laurent ½-½ 50 E68 King's Indian Fianchetto
Tari, Aryan - Agdestein, Simen ½-½ 41 B04 Alekhine's Defence
Hansen, Curt - Grandelius, Nils 0-1 44 D37 QGD 5.Bf4
Round 3 (May 12, 2015)
Fressinet, Laurent - Hansen, Curt 1-0 35 D46 Semi-Slav Defence
Grandelius, Nils - Tari, Aryan ½-½ 39 D85 Gruenfeld Defence
Agdestein, Simen - Hammer, Jon Ludvig 0-1 53 A14 Reti Opening
Round 4 (May 13, 2015)
Hammer, Jon Ludvig - Grandelius, Nils 1-0 39 D76 Gruenfeld 3.g3
Fressinet, Laurent - Agdestein, Simen 1-0 52 A90 Dutch Classical
Hansen, Curt - Tari, Aryan ½-½ 23 E54 Nimzo Indian
Round 5 (May 14, 2015)
Grandelius, Nils - Fressinet, Laurent ½-½ 59 C48 Four Knights Rubinstein
Tari, Aryan - Hammer, Jon Ludvig ½-½ 32 C65 Ruy Lopez Berlin
Agdestein, Simen - Hansen, Curt 0-1 28 D52 Queens Gambit Cambridge Springs

EnterCard Scandinavian Chess Masters 2015 (Oslo NOR)
Sun 10th May 2015 - Sat 16th May 2015 - Official Site - Results - Live

Scandinavian Masters Rap (6 players 5 Rds SRR Indiv TC: 20m) - Games in PGN: Games Rapid | Live Rapid

Scandinavian Masters Rapid Oslo NOR (NOR), 15-15 v 2015 cat. XVI (2627)
1 2 3 4 5 6
1. Hammer, Jon Ludvig g NOR 2665 * ½ 1 ½ 1 1 4 2859
2. Tari, Aryan m NOR 2520 ½ * ½ ½ 1 1 2797
3. Fressinet, Laurent g FRA 2712 0 ½ * ½ 1 1 3 2681
4. Grandelius, Nils g SWE 2623 ½ ½ ½ * 0 0 2478
5. Hansen, Curt g DEN 2621 0 0 0 1 * ½ 2479
6. Agdestein, Simen g NOR 2620 0 0 0 1 ½ * 2479
Round 1 (May 15, 2015)
Tari, Aryan - Fressinet, Laurent ½-½ 47 C65 Ruy Lopez Berlin
Grandelius, Nils - Agdestein, Simen 0-1 56 C10 French Rubinstein
Hansen, Curt - Hammer, Jon Ludvig 0-1 44 D38 QGD Ragozin
Round 2 (May 15, 2015)
Fressinet, Laurent - Hammer, Jon Ludvig 0-1 44 C50 Giuoco Piano
Grandelius, Nils - Hansen, Curt 0-1 60 A56 Old Indian Defence
Agdestein, Simen - Tari, Aryan 0-1 30 A15 English counter King's Fianchetto
Round 3 (May 15, 2015)
Hammer, Jon Ludvig - Agdestein, Simen 1-0 38 A90 Dutch Classical
Tari, Aryan - Grandelius, Nils ½-½ 59 B41 Sicilian Paulsen
Hansen, Curt - Fressinet, Laurent 0-1 64 E68 King's Indian Fianchetto
Round 4 (May 15, 2015)
Tari, Aryan - Hansen, Curt 1-0 74 B38 Sicilian Maroczy Bind
Grandelius, Nils - Hammer, Jon Ludvig ½-½ 26 D41 Semi-Tarrasch Defence
Agdestein, Simen - Fressinet, Laurent 0-1 44 A42 Modern Defence
Round 5 (May 15, 2015)
Hammer, Jon Ludvig - Tari, Aryan ½-½ 4 E40 Nimzo Indian Rubinstein
Fressinet, Laurent - Grandelius, Nils ½-½ 52 A07 Barcza System
Hansen, Curt - Agdestein, Simen ½-½ 33 C09 French Tarrasch

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