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🏆 Hastings 2008/09

  PARTICIPANTS (sorted by highest achieved rating; click on name to see player's games)
David Howell, Gawain Jones, Igor Kurnosov, Emanuel Berg, Stuart C Conquest, Milos Pavlovic, Mark Hebden, Daniel Gormally, Valery Konstantinovich Neverov, Stewart Haslinger, Stephen Gordon, Simon Kim Williams, Gudmundur Kjartansson, Sahaj Grover, Aaron Summerscale, Alexander Sergeyevich Cherniaev, John Anderson, James R Adair, Yang-Fan Zhou, David J Eggleston, Adam Hunt, Andrew Greet, Luis Javier Bernal Moro, Willy Hendriks, Julian Antonio Rojas Alarcon, Jovanka Houska, Luc Bergez, Simon T Ansell, Karl McPhillips, Thomas E Rendle, Richard A Bates, Raymond S Kaufman, Simon J B Knott, Uriel Capo Vidal, Vladimir Prosviriakov, Jack Rudd, Didier Leroy, Ryan Rhys Griffiths, Nikoloz Chkhaidze, Petr Vladimirovich Marusenko, Konstantinos Nikolaidis, Michael J R White, Peter S Poobalasingam, Robert Eames, David J Ledger, Odion Aikhoje, Bernard Cafferty, Ian Snape, George E O'Toole, David Spence, Sohel Chowdhury, Martin Mitchell, Malek Mohammed Abdul, Jacques Bernard, Francis Rayner, Gavin R Lock, Matthew N Anderton, Felix J Kwiatkowski, John N Sugden, Christopher Briscoe, Oliver Jackson, Mikael Rolvag, Alan G Grant, Andrew D Green, Christine Flear, Ihab Salem, Jens Nebel, David Cilia Vincenti, Martyn Goodger, Richard J Webster, Arne Hagesaether, Richard Almond, George Dickson, Chino C Atako, Juan Carlos Fernandez Fernandez, R Alan Barton, George P W Salimbeni, Simon Knight, Raymond Charles Cannon, Nigel P Donovan, Evangelos Kakkanas, Daniel Rocks, Jude A Lenier, Norman Hutchinson, Adrian Conde, Rasa Norinkeviciute, Dominic Foord, Alexandra Wilson, Paul Hopper, Matthew Lunn, Adrian O Pickersgill, Timothy Spanton, David Ian Calvert, James J McDonnell, Craig A Young, Uwe Nebel, Elliott Auckland, Birk Anders Rolvaag, Einora Juciute, Joseph R Quinn plus 5 more players. Chess Event Description
Hastings 2008/09

Previous edition: Hastings (2007/08). Next: Hastings (2009/10).

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 444  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Flear vs M Ngulube  1-0302008Hastings 2008/09A53 Old Indian
2. E Auckland vs M Goodger 0-11142008Hastings 2008/09A10 English
3. J McDonnell vs M Mitchell  1-0732008Hastings 2008/09B06 Robatsch
4. I Salem vs R C Cannon 1-0192008Hastings 2008/09B07 Pirc
5. A Pickersgill vs J N Sugden  0-1272008Hastings 2008/09C11 French
6. P Hopper vs D Foord  ½-½442008Hastings 2008/09C41 Philidor Defense
7. D I Calvert vs B Cafferty  ½-½212008Hastings 2008/09A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
8. A Hagesaether vs G O'Toole  ½-½312008Hastings 2008/09C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
9. J C Fernandez Fernandez vs O Jackson  ½-½352008Hastings 2008/09A58 Benko Gambit
10. A G Grant vs C A Young  1-0292008Hastings 2008/09C03 French, Tarrasch
11. J R Adair vs M Rolvag  1-0282008Hastings 2008/09B30 Sicilian
12. F Rayner vs E Kakkanas  1-0512008Hastings 2008/09A13 English
13. R Norinkeviciute vs S Knight  ½-½402008Hastings 2008/09A20 English
14. T C O'Neill vs N Donovan  0-1202008Hastings 2008/09B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
15. C Atako vs J S Macrae 1-0242008Hastings 2008/09B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
16. A Conde vs A D Green  0-1372008Hastings 2008/09A10 English
17. G Salimbeni vs E Juciute  1-0312008Hastings 2008/09C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
18. J Quinn vs R Griffiths  0-1292008Hastings 2008/09B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
19. D Cilia Vincenti vs B Rolvaag 1-0422008Hastings 2008/09D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. M Lunn vs D Rocks  ½-½142008Hastings 2008/09E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
21. R A Barton vs R Webster  0-1512008Hastings 2008/09D13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
22. T Spanton vs G Dickson  0-1272008Hastings 2008/09C68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
23. R Almond vs U Nebel  ½-½642008Hastings 2008/09E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
24. J Rojas Alarcon vs N Hutchinson  1-0282008Hastings 2008/09A17 English
25. U Capo Vidal vs J Nebel  1-0582008Hastings 2008/09A65 Benoni, 6.e4
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 444  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-03-09  plimko: First for the first time :-)
Jan-03-09  AliMatok: who are these guys?
Jan-03-09  ketchuplover: chess players
Jan-03-09  ILikeFruits: why do you...
Jan-03-09  mikedressner: Main Site:

Jan-03-09  Bishoprick: This is definitely not a tournament of the same strength as the one won by Pillsbury
Jan-04-09  kellmano: Wow. Kurnosov is having a belter!
Jan-04-09  Knight to f6: <Bishoprick> No, it's stronger. :-)
Jan-05-09  ellenliisbet: 55. h5! gxh5 56. Kf5! is rather pretty in Berg v Greet
Jan-07-09  Andrijadj: Well it is actually stronger...Quality of chess is better...:)
Jan-17-09  WTHarvey: Here's a little collection of critical positions from tournament games:
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