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2nd Sanjin Hotel Cup Tournament

Pentala Harikrishna8.5/11(+7 -1 =3)[games]
Alexander Motylev7.5/11(+5 -1 =5)[games]
Bu Xiangzhi6.5/11(+4 -2 =5)[games]
Wang Yue6.5/11(+3 -1 =7)[games]
Ni Hua6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Tigran Levonovich Petrosian5.5/11(+4 -4 =3)[games]
Sergey Karjakin5.5/11(+3 -3 =5)[games]
Zhang Pengxiang5/11(+3 -4 =4)[games]
Wang Hao4.5/11(+3 -5 =3)[games]
Zhong Zhang4.5/11(+1 -3 =7)[games]
Zhao Xue3/11(+2 -7 =2)[games]
Luke McShane3/11(+1 -6 =4)[games]

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Karjakin vs T L Petrosian 0-12120052nd Sanjin Hotel CupB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
2. Zhao Xue vs Wang Hao  0-13120052nd Sanjin Hotel CupD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
3. McShane vs Zhong Zhang  ½-½3620052nd Sanjin Hotel CupB20 Sicilian
4. Zhang Pengxiang vs Harikrishna 0-12820052nd Sanjin Hotel CupC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
5. Bu Xiangzhi vs Wang Yue  ½-½5320052nd Sanjin Hotel CupD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. Ni Hua vs Motylev  ½-½3120052nd Sanjin Hotel CupC42 Petrov Defense
7. T L Petrosian vs Zhang Pengxiang  ½-½6320052nd Sanjin Hotel CupB32 Sicilian
8. Wang Hao vs McShane 0-16720052nd Sanjin Hotel CupB33 Sicilian
9. Harikrishna vs Zhao Xue  1-06320052nd Sanjin Hotel CupE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
10. Bu Xiangzhi vs Ni Hua  ½-½4020052nd Sanjin Hotel CupD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. Motylev vs Karjakin  ½-½2520052nd Sanjin Hotel CupC67 Ruy Lopez
12. Wang Yue vs Zhong Zhang  ½-½3120052nd Sanjin Hotel CupE12 Queen's Indian
13. Zhong Zhang vs Wang Hao 0-14920052nd Sanjin Hotel CupC12 French, McCutcheon
14. McShane vs Harikrishna 0-18020052nd Sanjin Hotel CupC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
15. Zhao Xue vs T L Petrosian  0-14420052nd Sanjin Hotel CupD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
16. Zhang Pengxiang vs Motylev  0-14620052nd Sanjin Hotel CupC45 Scotch Game
17. Karjakin vs Bu Xiangzhi 0-15420052nd Sanjin Hotel CupB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. Ni Hua vs Wang Yue  ½-½2320052nd Sanjin Hotel CupB33 Sicilian
19. Harikrishna vs Zhong Zhang 1-011020052nd Sanjin Hotel CupA81 Dutch
20. T L Petrosian vs McShane  1-05920052nd Sanjin Hotel CupE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
21. Wang Yue vs Wang Hao 1-03720052nd Sanjin Hotel CupD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
22. Motylev vs Zhao Xue  1-03720052nd Sanjin Hotel CupC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
23. Ni Hua vs Karjakin  0-13420052nd Sanjin Hotel CupC67 Ruy Lopez
24. Bu Xiangzhi vs Zhang Pengxiang  ½-½2720052nd Sanjin Hotel CupD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
25. Zhong Zhang vs T L Petrosian  1-05020052nd Sanjin Hotel CupB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-22-05  Knight13: Congratulations to Pentala Harikrishna for winning the tournament with a clear point ahead!
Jul-22-05  Knight13: <2nd "Sanjin Hotel" Cup Tournament> Is this tournament played in the hotel named Sanjin Hotel or is it just a name?
Jul-22-05  cade: Poor McShane, what an utter disaster. I hope this tournament hardens his resolve.
Jul-23-05  jamesmaskell: I cant wait to see his report tomorrow in the Sunday express. :)
Jul-23-05  alexapple: This tournament is played in Sanjin Hotel ,located in the city of TaiYuan which is the capital city of ShanXi province.
Jul-24-05  Hidden Skillz: ouch -6 who would have thought that!!
Jul-24-05  niemzo: actually its -5
Jul-25-05  VishyFan: <niemzo> it is not -5, it is -6
Jul-25-05  VishyFan: great tournament by Hari....

Next up he'll be playing in the Mainz Classic......

Jul-25-05  niemzo: for who are we talking about?
Jul-25-05  cade: The worst anyone scored in this tournament is -5. +1-6=4 is a score of -5
Jul-25-05  Whitehat1963: For those who'd like to see more of Harikrishna's games, check out this one in particular: Harikrishna vs Shabalov, 2004
Oct-28-13  The Last Straw: Zhao Xue was at 0/7. My goodness.
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