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9th HDBank Masters Tournament

Wang Hao7.5/9(+6 -0 =3)[games]
Wen Yang7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Stanislav Bogdanovich7/9(+6 -1 =2)[games]
D Gukesh7/9(+7 -2 =0)[games]
Guanchu Liu7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Loek van Wely6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Ivan Popov6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Venkataraman Karthik6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Minghui Xu6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Alexandr Predke6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Anh Dung Nguyen6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Eduardo Patricio Iturrizaga Bonelli6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Sang Cao6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Anton Demchenko6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Yi Xu6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Ngoc Truongson Nguyen6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Anh Khoi Nguyen6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Van Huy Nguyen6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
P V Nandhidhaa6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Tran Tuan Minh6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Ivan Cheparinov6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Daniel Quizon6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Sandro Mareco5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Susanto Megaranto5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
John Marvin Miciano5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Leon Luke Mendonca5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Kaumandur Srihari Raghunandan5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Irina Bulmaga5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Yuanhe Zhao5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
* (143 players total; 114 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
9th HDBank Masters (2019)

The 9th HDBank Masters was a 9-round Swiss, open for players rated above 2000. It was played in Rex Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 7-13 March 2019. Time control: 90 minutes for the whole game, with a 30-second increment per move starting from move one. (1, 2) Chief arbiter: Pham Huong Giang. (2) Prize fund: $60,000, with $16,000 to the winner. (3)

Wang Hao won with 7.5/9. There was also a Challengers section for players rated below 2100, won by Nelson Villanueva.

Official site: ChessBase:

(1) (2) (3) Ofiicial website.

 page 1 of 25; games 1-25 of 623  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. O Dimakiling vs V Aaryan  ½-½1120199th HDBank MastersD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. N Navalgund vs Ravi Rakshitta  1-05520199th HDBank MastersA04 Reti Opening
3. Datar Soham vs I K Sukandar  0-13020199th HDBank MastersA06 Reti Opening
4. Pham Chuong vs Lin Ma  1-06220199th HDBank MastersD22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
5. S Dharia Parnali vs Hoang Son Dang  0-13420199th HDBank MastersE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
6. S Cao vs David Tran  1-03020199th HDBank MastersC77 Ruy Lopez
7. Minh Nhat Dao vs S Sammed Jaykumar  0-13620199th HDBank MastersA45 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Aditya S Samant vs Sehyun Kwon  ½-½6420199th HDBank MastersC42 Petrov Defense
9. M Vasilyev vs R Nava  0-13320199th HDBank MastersB27 Sicilian
10. C H Hoang vs X H Looi  1-04820199th HDBank MastersA07 King's Indian Attack
11. Quoc Hy Nguyen vs Chen Zou  ½-½3420199th HDBank MastersE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
12. S P Rahul vs B McLaren  1-02020199th HDBank MastersA09 Reti Opening
13. Xiao Zhang vs S Nitin  0-13320199th HDBank MastersE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
14. Quang Long Le vs Zirun Zhou  1-03620199th HDBank MastersA13 English
15. A Gandhi vs Hoang Thong Tu  0-15720199th HDBank MastersB61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
16. Rithvik R Raja vs D T Singgih  ½-½3420199th HDBank MastersE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
17. Ngoc Thuy Duong Bach vs J S Azarya  0-13920199th HDBank MastersE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
18. Dang Hong Phuc Nguyen vs Ranindu Dilshan Liyanage  1-02520199th HDBank MastersE10 Queen's Pawn Game
19. Z Lim vs R Vasquez Schroeder  ½-½1920199th HDBank MastersA37 English, Symmetrical
20. A Mithil vs S Nair  1-03920199th HDBank MastersE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
21. Dey Shahil vs Renjie Huang  0-14420199th HDBank MastersB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
22. Minh Thang Tran vs Gerald Ferriol  1-03320199th HDBank MastersA04 Reti Opening
23. Le Dan Thuy Tran vs Thi Kim Phung Vo  0-14620199th HDBank MastersC02 French, Advance
24. K Saravana vs Daniel Hermawan Lumban Tobing  1-03620199th HDBank MastersB50 Sicilian
25. Jinsoo Kim vs K S Raghunandan  0-13720199th HDBank MastersB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  sonia91: This is Wang Hao's second victory of this tournament, the first was in 2016.

Reports: (by IM Irina Bulmaga) (by IM Rakesh Kulkarni)

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Another naming case. Previous events in CG:

HD Bank Cup (2017)
3rd HD Bank Cup (2013)

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