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🏆 Reykjavik Open (2008)

  PARTICIPANTS (sorted by highest achieved rating; click on name to see player's games)
Fabiano Caruana, Wang Yue, Wang Hao, Jon Ludvig Hammer, Nils Grandelius, Ray Robson, Georg Meier, Illya Nyzhnyk, Ahmed Adly, Vadim Malakhatko, Victor Markovich Mikhalevski, Tiger Hillarp Persson, Igor Alexandre Nataf, Elshan Moradiabadi, Stelios Halkias, Hannes Hlifar Stefansson, Normunds Miezis, Alojzije Jankovic, Mohamad Al-Modiahki, Hjorvar Steinn Gretarsson, Goran Dizdar, Kjetil A Lie, Antoaneta Stefanova, Dejan Bojkov, Aloyzas Kveinys, Bragi Thorfinnsson, Srinath Narayanan, Henrik Danielsen, Luis Galego, Gudmundur Kjartansson, Vidmantas Vaclovich Malisauskas, Sahaj Grover, Pontus Carlsson, Ketevan Arakhamia-Grant, Stefan Kristjansson, Emil Hermansson, Elisabeth Paehtz, Espen Lie, Peter Vavrak, Amon Simutowe, Miodrag Perunovic, Inna Gaponenko, Jon Viktor Gunnarsson, Tania Sachdev, Tatjana Petrovna Vasilevich, Jana Jackova, Milos T Popovic, Bjorn Thorfinnsson, Saevar Bjarnason, Heikki Westerinen, Joachim Thomassen, David Kjartansson, Alain Genzling, Arni H Kristjansson, Dagur Arngrimsson, Sigurbjorn Bjornsson, Katerina Nemcova, Anna Zozulia, Ingvar Thor Johannesson, Gunnar Finnlaugsson, Robert Hardarson, Snorri Bergsson, Sarai Carolina Sanchez Castillo, Sverrir Thorgeirsson, Eugene Rebers, Oskar Bjarnason, Ellen Hagesaether, Arnar Thorsteinsson, Kristjan Edvardsson, Christin Andersson, Simona Limontaite, Jon Arni Halldorsson, Andrzej Misiuga, Bjorn Freyr Bjornsson, Fiona Steil-Antoni, Johann Ingvason, Johann Ragnarsson, Sverrir Orn Bjornsson, Christophe Gueneau, Erlingur Thorsteinsson, Stefan Sigurjonsson, Helgi Brynjarsson, Ted Cross, Patrekur Maron Magnusson, Vigfus Odon Vigfusson, Marie Frank-Nielsen, Bjarni Magnusson, Julia Almer, Dagur Andri Fridgeirsson, Elsa Maria Kristinardottir, Bjorn Kristinsson

 page 2 of 15; games 26-50 of 364  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
26. S Bergsson vs G Meier  ½-½222008Reykjavik OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
27. S Halkias vs I Johannesson  1-0802008Reykjavik OpenD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
28. A Zozulia vs Caruana  0-1362008Reykjavik OpenB58 Sicilian
29. V Malakhatko vs K Nemcova 1-0422008Reykjavik OpenD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
30. R Hardarson vs V M Mikhalevski  0-1662008Reykjavik OpenC45 Scotch Game
31. Wang Hao vs D Arngrimsson  1-0312008Reykjavik OpenC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
32. B Thorfinnsson vs Wang Yue 1-0492008Reykjavik OpenE90 King's Indian
33. Stefansson vs G Kjartansson  ½-½692008Reykjavik OpenA15 English
34. E Rebers vs K Lie  0-1242008Reykjavik OpenA02 Bird's Opening
35. H Danielsen vs E Hagesaether  1-0452008Reykjavik OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
36. S Bjarnason vs E Moradiabadi  0-1402008Reykjavik OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
37. S Grover vs A Kveinys 0-1262008Reykjavik OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
38. D Bojkov vs H S Gretarsson  1-0552008Reykjavik OpenB40 Sicilian
39. T Hillarp Persson vs K Edvardsson  ½-½652008Reykjavik OpenB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
40. A Genzling vs A Jankovic  0-1322008Reykjavik OpenB72 Sicilian, Dragon
41. A Adly vs S Bjornsson  1-0232008Reykjavik OpenE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
42. D Kjartansson vs I A Nataf  0-1262008Reykjavik OpenB32 Sicilian
43. N Miezis vs O Bjarnason  1-0252008Reykjavik OpenA10 English
44. K Nemcova vs E Thorsteinsson 1-0382008Reykjavik OpenB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
45. S Sigurjonsson vs A Zozulia  0-1412008Reykjavik OpenB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
46. D Arngrimsson vs S Limontaite  ½-½222008Reykjavik OpenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
47. B Bjornsson vs T Vasilevich  0-1292008Reykjavik OpenB40 Sicilian
48. Wang Yue vs J Halldorsson 1-0162008Reykjavik OpenD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
49. Srinath Narayanan vs J Jackova 1-0372008Reykjavik OpenC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
50. I Nyzhnyk vs C Andersson 1-0582008Reykjavik OpenC11 French
 page 2 of 15; games 26-50 of 364  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-13-08  chessmoron: Congrats to Wang Hao and his great win against Caruana.

Congrats Hannes Stefansson, and Wang Yue

Mar-13-08  dumbgai: A great recovery by Wang Yue, who lost in the first round to a 2300 FM.
Mar-13-08  pawnofdoom: Wang Yue will lose a few points, but Wang Hao is just getting closer and closer to 2700
Mar-13-08  chessmoron: Actually Wang Yue will gain a tiny 2.1 points since he score 6 wins.
Mar-13-08  playerXchess: I don't think rating points will be such a big deal for him. He's probably about 8 points down from January.

He can forget this one, and start focusing on the 2-year long Grand Prix Series - which really matters.

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