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Aeroflot Open Tournament

Gregory Kaidanov6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Alexander Grischuk6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Aleksej Gennadyevich Aleksandrov6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Alexander Shabalov6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Vadim Markovich Milov6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Evgeny E Vorobiov6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Alexander Moiseenko6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Sergey Volkov6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Rafael Vaganian6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Pavel Tregubov6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Igor Petrovich Yagupov6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Sergei Vladimirovich Rublevsky6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Vladimir Eduardovich Akopian6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Bu Xiangzhi6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Alexei Dmitriyevich Fedorov6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Aleksey Dreev6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Andrei Vasilyevich Kharlov6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Aleksandr Poluljahov6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Giovanni Portilho Vescovi6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Lev Psakhis6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Pavel Eljanov5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
Gabriel Sargissian5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Shakhriyar Mamedyarov5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Alexander Riazantsev5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Vladislav Ivanovich Tkachiev5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Alexander Onischuk5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Zviad Izoria5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Sergey Dolmatov5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
Evgeny Najer5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
* (130 players total; 101 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Aeroflot Open (2002)

The 1st Aeroflot Open was a 130-player Swiss held in Hotel Russia, Moscow, 5-10 February 2002 with double rounds on 5 (1 & 2), 7 (4 & 5) and 9 February (7 & 8). The A group, open for players rated above 2400, had more than 80 GMs, including top seed Ilya Yulyevich Smirin. First prize: EUR 25,000. Total prize fund (including groups B and C): EUR 150,000. Time control: 90 minutes for the whole game, with 30 seconds added per move from move 1. The organizers were Aeroflot - Russian Airlines, the Association of Chess Federations (of Northwest Russia) and the Committee on Tourism of the Government of Moscow. Chief organizer: Alexander Bakh. Chief arbiter: Geurt Gijssen.

Gregory Kaidanov won on tiebreak ahead of Grischuk and three other players, all five with 6.5/9.

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 page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 569  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Akopian vs K Lerner  ½-½232002Aeroflot OpenA35 English, Symmetrical
2. A Minasian vs S Chanda  ½-½282002Aeroflot OpenA14 English
3. Bologan vs A S Nadanian 0-1282002Aeroflot OpenB40 Sicilian
4. M Mchedlishvili vs V Zvjaginsev  ½-½292002Aeroflot OpenE48 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5
5. Motylev vs A Riazantsev  0-1812002Aeroflot OpenB06 Robatsch
6. A Lastin vs E Prokopchuk  ½-½412002Aeroflot OpenB01 Scandinavian
7. G Sargissian vs S Y Shipov  1-0302002Aeroflot OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Iskusnyh vs Filippov  0-1402002Aeroflot OpenA30 English, Symmetrical
9. M Kobalia vs J Ulko  ½-½582002Aeroflot OpenE97 King's Indian
10. N Rashkovsky vs Shabalov  ½-½372002Aeroflot OpenE14 Queen's Indian
11. J Meister vs K Asrian  ½-½352002Aeroflot OpenE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
12. M Magomedov vs E Postny  ½-½82002Aeroflot OpenC45 Scotch Game
13. B Avrukh vs V Shinkevich  1-0322002Aeroflot OpenD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
14. Ehlvest vs A Zubarev  1-0472002Aeroflot OpenB44 Sicilian
15. Podgaets vs Fedorov  ½-½292002Aeroflot OpenE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
16. S Sulskis vs O Chernikov  1-0412002Aeroflot OpenB20 Sicilian
17. E V Kovalevskaya vs B Socko  ½-½392002Aeroflot OpenC01 French, Exchange
18. Jobava vs Grischuk  ½-½212002Aeroflot OpenD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
19. Vaganian vs S Volkov ½-½822002Aeroflot OpenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. Onischuk vs V Kosyrev  1-0412002Aeroflot OpenD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
21. A Timofeev vs Rublevsky 0-1292002Aeroflot OpenB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
22. V M Mikhalevski vs A G Aleksandrov  0-1452002Aeroflot OpenA13 English
23. Kharlov vs Korotylev  1-0272002Aeroflot OpenA34 English, Symmetrical
24. Tkachiev vs Sadvakasov  1-0242002Aeroflot OpenD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
25. P Tregubov vs Eljanov  ½-½282002Aeroflot OpenD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
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