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The 2010-11 Hastings International Chess Congress

Round 1 top 5 results:

Earnes-Edouard 0-1
Istratescu-Kulkarni 1-0
Kaufeld-Howell 0-1
Kotronias-Griffiths 1-0
Ledger-Hebden 1-0

2nd round top 5 pairings:

Edouard-Wohl
Rendle-Istratescu
Howell-Swapnil
Prasanna-Kotronias
Bates-Sengupta

Official website with photos, live games and so on – http://www.hastingschess.org.uk/default.asp

Rilton Cup 2010/2011

2nd round top 5 results:

Souleidis-Naiditsch 0-1
Sokolov-Bellon 1-0
Lindberg-Macieja 0-1
Leer-Salvesen-Volkov 0-1
Gleizerov-Furhoff 1-0

Round 3 top 5 pairings:

Naiditsch-Hillarp Persson
Grandelius-Sokolov
Macieja-Shimanov
Volkov-Urkedal
Smith-Gleizerov

Official website – http://www.rilton.se/1011/index.html

53rd Reggio Emilia 2010-11

The results of the first round are:

Short-Gashimov 1-0
Caruana-Ivanchuk 1/2
Onischuk-Movsesian 1/2
Vallejo-Godena 1-0

The game Morozevich-Navara will be played later on as the Russian didn’t manage to get in time for the 1st round due to bad weather conditions.

2nd round pairings:

Gashimov-Movsesian
Godena-Onischuk
Ivanchuk-Vallejo
Navara-Caruana
Short-Morozevich

Official site: http://www.ippogrifoscacchi.it/tablaGeneral.asp?iTorneoIppogrifo=25