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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 26 of 26; games 626-646 of 646  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
626. Johannes Florstedt vs R Buhmann  1-0212019Bundesliga 2018/19B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
627. Z Almasi vs Y Kryvoruchko  ½-½202019Bundesliga 2018/19C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
628. S Maze vs Nisipeanu  0-1482019Bundesliga 2018/19C13 French
629. G Gajewski vs S Fedorchuk  ½-½212019Bundesliga 2018/19C13 French
630. I V Kovalenko vs U Boensch  ½-½442019Bundesliga 2018/19D50 Queen's Gambit Declined
631. M Baldauf vs S Maze  ½-½332019Bundesliga 2018/19E80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
632. S Fedorchuk vs K Jakubowski  1-0352019Bundesliga 2018/19B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
633. D Abel vs I V Kovalenko  0-11282019Bundesliga 2018/19E10 Queen's Pawn Game
634. F Libiszewski vs Felix Blohberger  0-1382019Bundesliga 2018/19B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
635. A Seyb vs T Abergel  ½-½202019Bundesliga 2018/19B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
636. M Markert vs Johannes Florstedt  ½-½392019Bundesliga 2018/19D86 Grunfeld, Exchange
637. Y Kryvoruchko vs M Kraemer  1-0722019Bundesliga 2018/19D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
638. Hans Moehn vs D Wagner  0-1662019Bundesliga 2018/19A04 Reti Opening
639. R Buhmann vs J Loxine  1-0442019Bundesliga 2018/19B32 Sicilian
640. P Hoffmann vs D Baramidze  ½-½372019Bundesliga 2018/19C55 Two Knights Defense
641. A Braun vs J Maiwald  1-0472019Bundesliga 2018/19E81 King's Indian, Samisch
642. U Boensch vs A Moiseenko  ½-½222019Bundesliga 2018/19E15 Queen's Indian
643. Ponomariov vs G Gajewski  ½-½912019Bundesliga 2018/19E10 Queen's Pawn Game
644. Nisipeanu vs Tomashevsky  ½-½212019Bundesliga 2018/19C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
645. Karpov vs Z Almasi 0-1492019Bundesliga 2018/19E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
646. Emil Schmidek vs J Heinemann  1-0422019Bundesliga 2018/19C77 Ruy Lopez
 page 26 of 26; games 626-646 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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