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Linares Tournament

Alexander Grischuk8/14(+3 -1 =10)[view games]
Vassily Ivanchuk8/14(+2 -0 =12)[view games]
Magnus Carlsen7.5/14(+3 -2 =9)[view games]
Viswanathan Anand7/14(+2 -2 =10)[view games]
Teimour Radjabov6.5/14(+1 -2 =11)[view games]
Wang Yue6.5/14(+1 -2 =11)[view games]
Levon Aronian6.5/14(+3 -4 =7)[view games]
Leinier Dominguez Perez6/14(+0 -2 =12)[view games]

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 56  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Aronian vs L Dominguez 1-092 2009 LinaresD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
2. Wang Yue vs Carlsen ½-½57 2009 LinaresD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. Anand vs Wang Yue 1-033 2009 LinaresD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. Carlsen vs Ivanchuk ½-½34 2009 LinaresD81 Grunfeld, Russian Variation
5. Radjabov vs Grischuk 0-141 2009 LinaresE17 Queen's Indian
6. Wang Yue vs Aronian ½-½26 2009 LinaresD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
7. Ivanchuk vs Anand ½-½65 2009 LinaresD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
8. Wang Yue vs Radjabov  ½-½43 2009 LinaresE92 King's Indian
9. Ivanchuk vs L Dominguez ½-½47 2009 LinaresA04 Reti Opening
10. Carlsen vs Anand 1-077 2009 LinaresD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
11. L Dominguez vs Anand ½-½42 2009 LinaresB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. Aronian vs Radjabov ½-½42 2009 LinaresE61 King's Indian
13. Grischuk vs Wang Yue 1-057 2009 LinaresD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
14. Aronian vs Carlsen ½-½37 2009 LinaresE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
15. L Dominguez vs Grischuk ½-½30 2009 LinaresC18 French, Winawer
16. Wang Yue vs Ivanchuk ½-½31 2009 LinaresE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
17. Anand vs Radjabov 1-061 2009 LinaresB33 Sicilian
18. Ivanchuk vs Grischuk ½-½65 2009 LinaresE20 Nimzo-Indian
19. Carlsen vs L Dominguez ½-½18 2009 LinaresA33 English, Symmetrical
20. Radjabov vs Ivanchuk ½-½42 2009 LinaresE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
21. Anand vs Aronian 0-153 2009 LinaresD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
22. L Dominguez vs Radjabov ½-½62 2009 LinaresB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
23. Grischuk vs Carlsen ½-½34 2009 LinaresB33 Sicilian
24. Aronian vs Ivanchuk 0-144 2009 LinaresE92 King's Indian
25. Radjabov vs Carlsen ½-½34 2009 LinaresC53 Giuoco Piano
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Kibitzer's Corner
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Mar-05-09  Jafar219: Radjabov is winning now.
Mar-05-09  Kaspykov: The round #13-14 will be so exciting now that everyone can play for the 1st place.


Grischuk vs Anand

its now or never for Anand :D

Mar-05-09  jair: On a day like this Magnus is as good as anybody. 6. Be2 and 8. a4 demand a lot of patience to play against. Credit to Grischuk for coming out fighting.
Mar-05-09  mindanalyzer: yes, he is. I dont know what the heck is wrong with Dominguez
Mar-05-09  shycuban2002: oh my god!! what's going on with leinier in this tournement??
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  Geronimo: Grischuk has nothing to apologise for. He played well against Carlsen, but had a few slightly questionable moves. Let's see tomorrow if he's burned to fast and too hot to make it to the end in first place. Competition is wide open now, with Magnus and Ivanchuk just a half point behind with two to play. Certainly Chucky preserved his strength tonight against Vishy. Their game was as close to a mutual draw from about move 3. It could still go any way.
Mar-05-09  Kaspykov: the "c" pawn is a monster in Radja/Dominguez :x
Mar-05-09  Kaspykov: <shycuban2002: oh my god!! what's going on with leinier in this tournement??>

hey, im going to cuba really soon, is there any good chess club or something ?

Mar-05-09  muradov: Radja +0.73, up, up, up! :)
Mar-05-09  ex0duz: Time scramble now.. 5 min for radja and 4 min for lenier for 6 moves.. not looking good for lenier
Mar-05-09  Jafar219: <Kaspykov: <shycuban2002: oh my god!! what's going on with leinier in this tournement??> hey, im going to cuba really soon, is there any good chess club or something ?>

I think it is not right time to ask such question :)

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  Geronimo: I'm very upset that I have to travel for the next four days and will not have access to e-mail or internet in the evenings. I've been following this tournament like a madman, but won't know the results until I get home on monday night. Grrrr.
Mar-05-09  shycuban2002: bro....esta creo q la perdio tambien!! aunq mas perdia q la q tenia con aronian y la saco del congelador.... vamos a ver q pasa
Mar-05-09  Kaspykov: <I think it is not right time to ask such question :)>


Radja is pushing for the win :o

Mar-05-09  muradov: <Geronimo>

You're going to another planet? :) 4 days trip..

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  Geronimo: <Muradov>, I'm going to Djibouti. Honestly. No joke. And no internet.
Mar-05-09  Jafar219: <Geronimo> Your avatar is great.
Mar-05-09  Kaspykov: Radja ganará :x
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  Geronimo: Thank you, <Jafar219>.
Mar-05-09  Mulyahnto: deep breath for Radjabov and Dominguez
Mar-05-09  muradov: <Geronimo> A country I've never heard before, just checked out on Wiki, looks like a nice place :) Have a safe trip!

Mar-05-09  shycuban2002: thanks God Radja made a "small" blunder now the position is almost equal
Mar-05-09  muradov: Radja dissapointed Rybka in time trouble, with 39. Rc4, Rybka suggested 39. Rf3, with +0.71, now it's +0.41.

Any 'master' opinion whether this is enough to win? :-/

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  Jim Bartle: Gonna make things happen there, Geronimo, gonna shake Djibouti?
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  Geronimo: I can't say a shake, but I might see a shiek...
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