Tradewise Gibraltar – Masters 2013 10th, last round

The leaders drew which allowed Sandipan to catch up with them after winning against Le Quang Liem. The four – Vitiugov, Vachier-Lagrave, Sandipan and Short finished on 8 points. As usual, in Gibraltar event the winner is decided by tie-breaks :). So, first Short eliminated Vachier-Lagrave and Vitiugov won the mini-match against Sandipan and then Vitiugov went on to win the 1st place against Short.

Vitiugov

Results of the top 10 boards

1 GM Vitiugov Nikita 2694 7½ ½ – ½ 7½ GM Vachier-Lagrave 2711
2 GM Navara David 2710 7 ½ – ½ 7½ GM Short Nigel D 2690
3 GM Zhao Xue 2554 7 ½ – ½ 7 GM Ivanchuk Vassil 2758
4 GM Georgiev Kiril 2643 7 ½ – ½ 7 GM Adams Michael 2725
5 GM Le Quang Liem 2705 7 0 – 1 7 GM Sandipan Chanda 2590
6 GM Kamsky Gata 2740 6½ 1 – 0 6½ IM Ibarra Jerez Jo 2538
7 GM Felgaer Ruben 2557 6½ ½ – ½ 6½ GM Wojtaszek Rados 2723
8 GM Cramling Pia 2518 6½ 0 – 1 6½ GM Yu Yangyi 2688
9 GM Gordon Stephen 2533 6½ 0 – 1 6½ GM Fridman Daniel 2667
10 GM Jones Gawain C 2632 6½ ½ – ½ 6½ GM Gallagher Josep 2499

Top 10 players in final standings

1 GM Vitiugov Nikita RUS 2694 8.0 2830
2 GM Vachier-Lagrave FRA 2711 8.0 2788
3 GM Sandipan Chanda IND 2590 8.0 2765
4 GM Short Nigel D ENG 2690 8.0 2730
5 GM Georgiev Kiril BUL 2643 7.5 2745
6 GM Adams Michael ENG 2725 7.5 2744
7 GM Navara David CZE 2710 7.5 2742
8 GM Kamsky Gata USA 2740 7.5 2730
9 GM Ivanchuk Vassil UKR 2758 7.5 2726
10 GM Yu Yangyi CHN 2688 7.5 2726

Some interesting games from the top boards

And interesting games from tie-break matches

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