Dortmund 2015

Hou-Kramnik

Hou-Kramnik


(Photo taken from the official site)

Nisipeanu beat Naiditsch and is leading with 2 points out of 2. Today is a rest day and games continue on the 30th.

Results of the 2nd round

Naiditsch 1 0-1 1 Nisipeanu
Nepomniachtchi 0.5 1/2 0.5 Meier
Caruana 0.5 0-1 0 So
Hou Yifan 0.5 0-1 0 Kramnik

Standings after 2 rounds

Nisipeanu 2
Naiditsch, Nepomniatschi, Meier, Kramnik, So 1
Hou, Caruana 0.5

Games of the 2nd round

Pairings of the 3rd round

Meier – Caruana
Kramnik – Nepomniachtchi
Nisipeanu – Hou Yifan
So – Naiditsch

Official site.

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Daily sale of various opening, middlegame and endgame material

The examples (middlegame, endgame) are usually well analysed and theoretically wise the material is simply large. If you have any questions while studying the material, let me know and I will help. It is possible to buy it using PayPal and sending payments to yelena@yelenadembo.com. Material will be sent in pgn/cbv files directly to your e-mail address.

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Dortmund 2015 1st round

Both Kramnik and So got under attack and lost, so Nisipeanu and Naiditsch are leading the event.

Results of the 1st round

Nepomniachtchi 1/2 Caruana
Meier 1/2 Hou Yifan
Kramnik 0-1 Naiditsch
Nisipeanu 1-0 So

Games of the round

Pairings of the 2nd round

Caruana – So
Naiditsch – Nisipeanu
Hou Yifan – Kramnik
Nepomniachtchi – Meier

Official site.

Dortmund 2015

There is no time to get bored as a new super event starts today! The list of participants is very impressive:

1 RUS Nepomniachtchi 2720
2 GER Meier 2654
3 RUS Kramnik 2783
4 GER Nisipeanu 2654
5 USA So 2778
6 GER Naiditsch 2722
7 CHN Hou Yifan 2676
8 ITA Caruana 2805

Pairings of the 1st round

Nepomniachtchi – Caruana
Meier – Hou Yifan
Kramnik – Naiditsch
Nisipeanu – So

Official site.