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Sunway Sitges Open Tournament

Alvar Alonso Rosell8/10(+6 -0 =4)[games]
Ernesto Inarkiev7.5/10(+6 -1 =3)[games]
Krishnan Sasikiran7.5/10(+6 -1 =3)[games]
Dmitry Andreikin7.5/10(+6 -1 =3)[games]
Valentin Dragnev7.5/10(+5 -0 =5)[games]
Miguel Santos Ruiz7.5/10(+5 -0 =5)[games]
Aleksandar Indjic7.5/10(+5 -0 =5)[games]
Vasyl Ivanchuk7.5/10(+6 -1 =3)[games]
Romain Edouard7/10(+5 -1 =4)[games]
Daniele Vocaturo7/10(+5 -1 =4)[games]
Jaime Santos Latasa7/10(+5 -1 =4)[games]
Tomas Sosa7/10(+6 -2 =2)[games]
Xiangyu Xu7/10(+5 -1 =4)[games]
Denis Kadric7/10(+6 -2 =2)[games]
Manuel Petrosyan6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Maxime Lagarde6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Evgeny Romanov6.5/10(+4 -1 =5)[games]
Tigran K Harutyunian6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Fernando Peralta6.5/10(+4 -1 =5)[games]
Awonder Liang6.5/10(+4 -1 =5)[games]
Nihal Sarin6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
N Krishna Teja6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Raunak Sadhwani6.5/10(+6 -3 =1)[games]
Dommaraju Gukesh6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa6.5/10(+3 -0 =7)[games]
Dmitry Gordievsky6.5/10(+3 -0 =7)[games]
Lance Henderson de La Fuente6.5/10(+4 -1 =5)[games]
Stelios Halkias6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Josep Manuel Lopez Martinez6/10(+5 -3 =2)[games]
Ahmed Adly6/10(+5 -3 =2)[games]
Kaido Kulaots6/10(+5 -3 =2)[games]
Rodrigo Vasquez Schroeder6/10(+4 -2 =4)[games]
* (136 players total; 104 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Sunway Sitges Open (2018)

The 5th Sunway Sitges Open (Group A) was a 174-player 10-round Swiss tournament held at Hotel Sunway Playa Golf & Spa in Sitges, Spain, 14-23 December 2018. Time control: 90 minutes for the first 40 moves then 30 more minutes to finish the game, with 30 seconds added per move from move 1. If equal number of points after 10 rounds between some of the top 4 Buchholz ranked players, elimination matches (two 5'+ 3" Blitz games + eventually an Armageddon game 6 v 5 min) to be played for the standings. Prize fund: 20,765 euros, with 5,000 euros + trophy to the winner. Rounds 1-9 started at 4:30 pm, Round 10 at 9:30 am local time. Tournament director: Francesc Gonzalez Alonso. Chief arbiter: Eduardo Lopez Rodríguez. Number of games: 820 Classical + 4 Blitz + 2 Armageddon = 826 (of which only 278 were made available).

Alvar Alonso Rosell won with 8/10. Inarkiev (2nd) beat Sasikiran ( 3rd) and Sasikiran beat Andreikin (4th) in the Blitz + Armageddon tiebreak games.

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 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 278  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Maralakshikari Sreeshwan vs Ivanchuk  1-0262018Sunway Sitges OpenA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
2. D Andreikin vs Adrian Jimenez Ruano  1-0392018Sunway Sitges OpenA15 English
3. E Inarkiev vs Andreu Blasco Coll  1-0272018Sunway Sitges OpenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
4. J Siddharth vs Sasikiran  0-1582018Sunway Sitges OpenD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. R Edouard vs F Garcia Trobat  1-0392018Sunway Sitges OpenA04 Reti Opening
6. I Blechzin vs Vocaturo  0-1282018Sunway Sitges OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
7. A Adly vs B Subramaniyam  1-0372018Sunway Sitges OpenA04 Reti Opening
8. Amit Doshi Moksh vs Indjic  0-1422018Sunway Sitges OpenE51 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
9. M Lagarde vs J Sande Edreira  1-0272018Sunway Sitges OpenE70 King's Indian
10. I Martinez Lopez vs D Gordievsky  0-1522018Sunway Sitges OpenE91 King's Indian
11. E Romanov vs T Real  1-0222018Sunway Sitges OpenB20 Sicilian
12. H Sorensen vs A Liang  0-1592018Sunway Sitges OpenE10 Queen's Pawn Game
13. F Peralta vs A Kholopov  1-0372018Sunway Sitges OpenA81 Dutch
14. Gabriel Fernandez De Bobadilla vs J Santos Latasa  0-1362018Sunway Sitges OpenE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
15. J M Lopez Martinez vs D Gluckman  1-0402018Sunway Sitges OpenE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
16. T Asensio Linan vs N Sarin  0-1312018Sunway Sitges OpenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
17. M Petrosyan vs Sinha Alok  1-0242018Sunway Sitges OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. D Movileanu vs Xiangyu Xu  ½-½492018Sunway Sitges OpenB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
19. Kulaots vs C Natarajan  1-0492018Sunway Sitges OpenC11 French
20. M Linsenmeyer vs D Kadric  0-1492018Sunway Sitges OpenB06 Robatsch
21. S Halkias vs H R Malde  1-0502018Sunway Sitges OpenA04 Reti Opening
22. P Llaneza-Vega vs S del Rio de Angelis  ½-½222018Sunway Sitges OpenB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
23. Beliavsky vs J Goormachtigh  1-0252018Sunway Sitges OpenD99 Grunfeld Defense, Smyslov
24. D Shah vs A Kelires  0-1312018Sunway Sitges OpenE44 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2
25. R Praggnanandhaa vs David Suthandram R Manu  ½-½502018Sunway Sitges OpenB32 Sicilian
 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 278  PGN Download
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