Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2018 – Masters 8th round

Four players lead with 6.5 points:

GM Nakamura Hikaru USA 2781 6,5
GM Vachier-Lagrave Maxime FRA 2793 6,5
GM Rapport Richard HUN 2700 6,5
GM Dubov Daniil RUS 2694 6,5

Top 10 results of the 8th round

GM Wang Hao 2711 ½ – ½ 6 GM Nakamura Hikaru 2781
GM Rapport Richard 2700 1 – 0 6 GM Howell David W L 2682
GM Oparin Grigoriy 2607 ½ – ½ GM Aronian Levon 2797
GM Vachier-Lagrave Maxime 2793 1 – 0 GM Moussard Jules 2571
GM Dubov Daniil 2694 1 – 0 GM Antipov Mikhail Al. 2588
GM Tregubov Pavel V. 2575 5 ½ – ½ 5 GM Navara David 2749
GM Vitiugov Nikita 2732 5 1 – 0 5 GM Gledura Benjamin 2612
GM Gupta Abhijeet 2610 5 1 – 0 5 GM Ivanchuk Vassily 2726
GM Narayanan S. L. 2573 5 ½ – ½ 5 GM Duda Jan-Krzysztof 2724
GM Adams Michael 2709 5 ½ – ½ 5 GM Sandipan Chanda 2579

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Wednesday Quiz 31.1.18

White to move

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Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2018 – Masters 7th round

Nakamura and Howell lead with 6 points.

Top 10 results of the 7th round

GM Nakamura Hikaru 2781 ½ – ½ 5 GM Antipov Mikhail Al. 2588
GM Howell David W L 2682 5 1 – 0 5 GM Saric Ivan 2664
GM Vachier-Lagrave Maxime 2793 1 – 0 5 GM Sandipan Chanda 2579
GM Aronian Levon 2797 1 – 0 GM Short Nigel D 2681
GM Navara David 2749 ½ – ½ GM Gupta Abhijeet 2610
GM Harikrishna P. 2745 0 – 1 GM Oparin Grigoriy 2607
GM Grandelius Nils 2647 ½ – ½ GM Vitiugov Nikita 2732
GM Duda Jan-Krzysztof 2724 ½ – ½ FM Esipenko Andrey 2571
GM Vocaturo Daniele 2609 ½ – ½ GM Adams Michael 2709
GM Rapport Richard 2700 1 – 0 GM Huzman Alexander 2561

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Tuesday Quiz 30.1.18

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Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival 2018 – Masters 6th round

Nakamura leads with 5.5 points.

Top 10 results of the 6th round

GM Nakamura Hikaru 2781 5 ½ – ½ GM Howell David W L 2682
GM Antipov Mikhail Al. 2588 ½ – ½ 4 GM Harikrishna P. 2745
GM Gupta Abhijeet 2610 4 ½ – ½ 4 GM Vachier-Lagrave Maxime 2793
GM Gledura Benjamin 2612 4 ½ – ½ 4 GM Navara David 2749
GM Vitiugov Nikita 2732 4 ½ – ½ 4 GM Vocaturo Daniele 2609
GM Sandipan Chanda 2579 4 1 – 0 4 GM Ivanchuk Vassily 2726
GM Narayanan S. L. 2573 4 0 – 1 4 GM Wang Hao 2711
Henderson De La Fuente Lance 2429 4 ½ – ½ 4 GM Rapport Richard 2700
GM Cheparinov Ivan 2699 4 ½ – ½ 4 GM Ju Wenjun 2572
GM Dubov Daniil 2694 4 ½ – ½ 4 GM Moussard Jules 2571

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