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Commonwealth Championship (2008)

Player: B T Murali Krishnan

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Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Ajmera Atishay vs B T Murali Krishnan  0-164 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
2. B T Murali Krishnan vs P Priya  1-058 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
3. B T Murali Krishnan vs T Purushothaman  1-062 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
4. S Phadke vs B T Murali Krishnan  0-147 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipC41 Philidor Defense
5. B T Murali Krishnan vs Ganguly  ½-½9 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipD82 Grunfeld, 4.Bf4
6. J Plenca vs B T Murali Krishnan  0-140 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipB07 Pirc
7. B T Murali Krishnan vs D Sengupta  1-090 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipE81 King's Indian, Samisch
8. E Hossain vs B T Murali Krishnan  1-029 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipC41 Philidor Defense
9. B T Murali Krishnan vs Short 0-138 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipE12 Queen's Indian
10. A Kunte vs B T Murali Krishnan  1-040 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
11. B T Murali Krishnan vs S M Rahman  1-058 2008 Commonwealth ChampionshipE81 King's Indian, Samisch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-13-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  chessgames.com: Official site: http://www.commonwealth-chess.com/

Congratulations to Nigel Short for his commanding performance. Nigel finished on 9.5/11, a half point ahead of second place finisher GM S Arun Prasad.

Oct-13-08  Simonkaser: first after cg.com !!
Oct-14-08  Xeroxx: first after Simonkaser!! _
Oct-14-08  apple pi: Poor Twinkle! Commonwealth Championship (2008)/Nagmoti Twinkle
Oct-15-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  horncabbage: Twinkle, Twinkle -
Not a star.
Oct-16-08  hitman84: <Chessgames>

They now have the final standings here..

http://www.commonwealth-chess.com/P...

It was Surya Shekar Ganguly who finished 2nd half-a-point behind Nigel Short.

The Category Prize Winners:

http://www.commonwealth-chess.com/P...

Oct-16-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  waustad: The amazing thing about the tournament is how many local amateurs, mostly from the same club MS played. While many of the games from these unrated people, with ages ranging from 7 on up, are not top flight or even good chess, I'm sure it was a great experience for them. The gender mix was as close to 50-50 as I've ever seen except in a M v F set up match. There really isn't much point dissing the play of a 9 year old.
May-19-09  YoungEd: It's a shame that Short didn't have to play Itkelwar.
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