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FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women) Tournament

Kateryna Lagno12/18(+9 -3 =6)[games]
Tingjie Lei12/18(+9 -3 =6)[games]
Zhansaya Abdumalik11.5/18(+10 -5 =3)[games]
Alexandra Kosteniuk10.5/18(+8 -5 =5)[games]
Tan Zhongyi10/18(+9 -7 =2)[games]
Sarasadat Khademalsharieh9/18(+7 -7 =4)[games]
Antoaneta Stefanova9/18(+7 -7 =4)[games]
Marie Sebag8.5/18(+6 -7 =5)[games]
Elisabeth Paehtz4.5/18(+3 -12 =3)[games]
Deysi Estela Cori Tello3/18(+3 -15 =0)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women) (2020)

The FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial featured two 10-player double round-robins on chess24 from May 15-17 to celebrate the 1st World Chess Champion Wilhelm Steinitz (1836-1900). In the Women's section (this page), the prize fund was 12,000. Time control: 3 minutes per player for all moves, with a 2-second increment from move 1. No draw offers allowed before move 30. If two or more players scored the same number of points, the tie was decided by: a) the results of the games between the players involved in the tie, b) the total number of wins, c) Sonneborn-Berger score. A tie for 1st would be decided by an Armageddon game, where White had 5 minutes to Black's 4 but a draw counted as a win for Black. Organizers: FIDE and chess24. Chief arbiter: Nebojsa Baralic.

Top seed and World Blitz Champion Kateryna Alexandrovna Lagno beat Tingjie Lei in the Armageddon game (Tingjie Lei vs Lagno, 2020) and won the first prize of 3,000.

Elo 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 1 Lagno 2608 ** 0 1 11 0 11 1 01 11 12 2 Tingjie Lei 2530 1 ** 0 1 01 0 1 11 1 11 12 3 Abdumalik 2409 0 1 ** 01 10 01 1 01 11 11 11 4 Kosteniuk 2521 0 10 ** 01 1 00 1 11 11 10 5 Tan Zhongyi 2510 00 10 01 10 ** 11 10 0 1 11 10 6 Khademalsharieh 2431 1 1 10 0 00 ** 01 1 10 01 9 7 Stefanova 2485 00 0 0 11 01 10 ** 0 1 11 9 8 Sebag 2482 0 00 10 0 1 0 1 ** 11 10 8 9 Paehtz 2396 10 0 00 00 0 01 0 00 ** 10 4 10 Cori 2391 00 00 00 00 00 10 00 01 01 ** 3

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Open section: FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (2020)

 page 3 of 4; games 51-75 of 91  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
51. Tan Zhongyi vs Kosteniuk  1-0312020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
52. Lagno vs A Stefanova  1-0792020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C70 Ruy Lopez
53. S Khademalsharieh vs M Sebag  ½-½642020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)A09 Reti Opening
54. Tan Zhongyi vs D E Cori Tello 1-0732020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
55. Lagno vs Z Abdumalik  1-0522020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C78 Ruy Lopez
56. A Stefanova vs Kosteniuk  1-0722020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)A47 Queen's Indian
57. M Sebag vs A Stefanova  1-0372020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C70 Ruy Lopez
58. Kosteniuk vs Lagno  ½-½672020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C50 Giuoco Piano
59. Z Abdumalik vs Tan Zhongyi  1-0422020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
60. Tingjie Lei vs E Paehtz  ½-½322020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C11 French
61. D E Cori Tello vs S Khademalsharieh  0-1392020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
62. Z Abdumalik vs Tingjie Lei  ½-½652020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
63. Kosteniuk vs Tan Zhongyi  1-0442020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
64. A Stefanova vs Lagno  0-1392020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
65. A Stefanova vs M Sebag  ½-½662020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)A06 Reti Opening
66. Lagno vs Kosteniuk  ½-½322020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)B30 Sicilian
67. Tan Zhongyi vs Z Abdumalik  1-0742020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)D85 Grunfeld
68. Tingjie Lei vs D E Cori Tello  1-0312020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)B01 Scandinavian
69. S Khademalsharieh vs E Paehtz  0-1752020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
70. M Sebag vs S Khademalsharieh 0-1482020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C78 Ruy Lopez
71. E Paehtz vs Tingjie Lei  0-1692020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
72. D E Cori Tello vs Tan Zhongyi  0-1492020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)E10 Queen's Pawn Game
73. Z Abdumalik vs Lagno  ½-½722020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C60 Ruy Lopez
74. Kosteniuk vs A Stefanova  0-1292020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
75. Tingjie Lei vs Lagno 0-11522020FIDE Online Steinitz Memorial (Women)C64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
 page 3 of 4; games 51-75 of 91  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-14-20  SirChrislov: 1
Lagno, Kateryna 🇷🇺
2608
2 Lei, Tingjie 🇨🇳
2530
3 Kosteniuk, Alexandra 🇷🇺
2521
4 Tan, Zhongyi 🇨🇳
2510
5 Stefanova, Antoaneta 🇧🇬
2485
6 Sebag, Marie 🇫🇷
2482
7 Khademalsharieh, Sarasadat 🇮🇷
2431
8 Abdumalik, Zhansaya 🇰🇿
2409
9 Paehtz, Elisabeth 🇩🇪
2396
10
Cori T., Deysi 🇵🇪
2391

Average rating: 2476

May-18-20  et1: The last game between Kateryna and Tingjlie in Armageddon will be famous one day. It lasted 152 moves which must be a record in that format. Furthermore between move 101 and move 128 Kateryna who only needed a draw to win moved her bishop of white colors 28 times back and forth between b7 and c6. Incredible. This is what great sport is about. Check here - https://www.chessbomb.com/arena/202...
May-19-20  SirChrislov: be famous one day or left in oblivion?
embarrassing play by both sides I'd say, a back and forth silly dance until white had to do something but had no good moves so ended up losing. she won legally and I know 1st prize was at stake but the game left a bad image. As GM Eduard Gufeld used to say...

"this is not chess."

May-19-20  SirChrislov: Zhansaya Abdumalik of Kazakhstan scored 10 out of 18, that's amazing for someone in the weak trio of the group. congrats to her.

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