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🏆 Bundesliga 2018/19

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Fabiano Caruana, Levon Aronian, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Viswanathan Anand, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Anatoly Karpov, Peter Svidler, Ruslan Ponomariov, Pentala Harikrishna, Pavel Eljanov, Gata Kamsky, Peter Leko, Michael Adams, Evgeny Tomashevsky, Alexey Shirov, Richard Rapport, David Navara, Sergei Movsesian, Radoslaw Wojtaszek, Etienne Bacrot, Nikita Vitiugov, Arkadij Naiditsch, Vladimir Fedoseev, Vladimir Malakhov, Samuel Shankland, Zoltan Almasi, Alexander Moiseenko, Evgeny Alekseev, Francisco Vallejo Pons, Andrei Volokitin, Anton Korobov, Laurent Fressinet, Alexander Areshchenko, Rustam Kasimdzhanov, Yuriy Kryvoruchko, Loek van Wely, Luke McShane, Ivan Cheparinov, David Howell, Zahar Efimenko, Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu, Viktor Laznicka, Igor Viktorovich Kovalenko, Romain Edouard, Peter Heine Nielsen, Bassem Amin, Markus Ragger, Ivan Saric, Yifan Hou, Jan Timman, David Anton Guijarro, Anton Demchenko, Konstantin Yuryevich Landa, Mateusz Bartel, Predrag Nikolic, Michal Vladimirovich Krasenkow, Evgeny Postny, Sergey Fedorchuk, Surya Shekhar Ganguly, Georg Meier, Igor Khenkin, Daniel Grigoryevich Fridman, Jan Smeets, Nils Grandelius, Kacper Piorun, Grzegorz Gajewski, Pavel Tregubov, Tomi Nyback, Chanda Sandipan, Alexander Yuryevich (Nenashev) Graf, Kamil Miton, Borki Predojevic, Jan Gustafsson, Ivan Salgado Lopez, Erwin L'Ami, Zbynek Hracek, Eduardas Leovich Rozentalis, Robert Kempinski, Matthias Bluebaum, Rainer Buhmann, Ulf Andersson, Tamas Banusz, Zdenko Kozul, Rustem Khazitovich Dautov, Sebastien Maze, David Baramidze, Lubomir Ftacnik, Daniele Vocaturo, Aryan Tari, Gerald Hertneck, Jacek Tomczak, Marcin Dziuba, Kaido Kulaots, Vlastimil Babula, Jan Werle, Mads Andersen, Sipke Ernst, Sune Berg Hansen, Andreas Heimann, Joerg Hickl plus 129 more players.

 page 2 of 26; games 26-50 of 646  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
26. A Donchenko vs V Babula  ½-½602018Bundesliga 2018/19A37 English, Symmetrical
27. W Spoelman vs V Keymer  1-0432018Bundesliga 2018/19A13 English
28. S Ernst vs Andrey Orlov  0-1602018Bundesliga 2018/19A04 Reti Opening
29. A Berelowitsch vs J Lampert  ½-½212018Bundesliga 2018/19C74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
30. Adams vs D Hausrath  1-0382018Bundesliga 2018/19C41 Philidor Defense
31. G Pitl vs S Maze  0-1302018Bundesliga 2018/19A45 Queen's Pawn Game
32. D Anton Guijarro vs N Nestorovic  0-1732018Bundesliga 2018/19C59 Two Knights
33. G P Arnaudov vs A Korobov  ½-½562018Bundesliga 2018/19A09 Reti Opening
34. V Malakhov vs M Prusikin  ½-½412018Bundesliga 2018/19A06 Reti Opening
35. M Lammers vs Marco Dobrikov  1-0362018Bundesliga 2018/19A04 Reti Opening
36. T Banusz vs C Eichler  1-0392018Bundesliga 2018/19D73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3
37. Falk Hoffmeyer vs D Wagner  0-1422018Bundesliga 2018/19A48 King's Indian
38. R Buhmann vs A Raykhman  1-0432018Bundesliga 2018/19B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
39. R Zysk vs D Baramidze  ½-½362018Bundesliga 2018/19D93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
40. A Braun vs Hertneck  1-0292018Bundesliga 2018/19D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
41. S Kindermann vs A Moiseenko  ½-½202018Bundesliga 2018/19A45 Queen's Pawn Game
42. V Fedoseev vs L Mons  1-0512018Bundesliga 2018/19C50 Giuoco Piano
43. S Fedorchuk vs Schmittdiel  ½-½332018Bundesliga 2018/19C03 French, Tarrasch
44. V Kukov vs K Tarlev  0-1572018Bundesliga 2018/19A46 Queen's Pawn Game
45. R Kempinski vs E Alekseev  ½-½222018Bundesliga 2018/19A40 Queen's Pawn Game
46. A Demchenko vs R Svane  1-0442018Bundesliga 2018/19C07 French, Tarrasch
47. M Michna vs C Sandipan  0-1352018Bundesliga 2018/19A81 Dutch
48. A Naumann vs F B Olsen  1-0332018Bundesliga 2018/19B12 Caro-Kann Defense
49. T Bromann vs P Nikolic  0-1362018Bundesliga 2018/19C01 French, Exchange
50. Mads Andersen vs Hoi  1-0372018Bundesliga 2018/19E97 King's Indian
 page 2 of 26; games 26-50 of 646  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  whiteshark: The chess Bundesliga is one of the world’s top chess leagues, with the <16 teams> competing for the German Championship attracting some of the world’s best players.

Each team plays each other once over the season, with a team on any day consisting of 8 players from a starting list of 18.

A match win earns two match points and a draw is worth one. For the final standings match points come first, followed by game points.

The season is split into six weekend double rounds, starting at 2pm on Saturdays and 10am on Sundays in four changing venues around Germany. The rounds 9-11 are played in one long weekend in Berlin.

Players receive 100 minutes for the first 40 moves followed by 50 minutes for the rest of the game, with a 30-second increment from move one.

Official website:

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  whiteshark: coverage so far:

Rd 1-2

Rd 8

Rd 9-11 live

Central rounds 9-11

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  whiteshark: "The last weekend of Germany's Premier League, (a.k.a. the Bundesliga), brought the perennial champions OSG Baden-Baden another success. With a 7-1 victory against Düsseldorf, Baden-Baden once again became German Team Champion, securing their 13th title in 14 years. [...]

Top scorer of the season is the Latvian grandmaster Igor Kovalenko (SC Viernheim) with 10½/12 (9 wins, 3 draws). Richard Rapport (Baden-Baden, 10½/13) and Mads Andersen (SG Solingen, 10½/14) reached the same number of points but played more games."

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