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Aeroflot Open Tournament

Gregory Kaidanov6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Alexander Grischuk6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Aleksej Aleksandrov6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Alexander Shabalov6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Vadim 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 Yagupov6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Sergei Rublevsky6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Vladimir Akopian6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Xiangzhi Bu6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Alexei Fedorov6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Aleksey Dreev6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Andrei Kharlov6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Aleksandr Poluljahov6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Giovanni 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 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]
Victor Bologan5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Semen I Dvoirys5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Alexander Galkin5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
* (130 players total; 98 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. Smirin vs T Markowski  0-1472002Aeroflot OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
2. Vasiukov vs Van Wely 1-0322002Aeroflot OpenB53 Sicilian
3. Dreev vs V Yemelin  0-1522002Aeroflot OpenE12 Queen's Indian
4. Mamedyarov vs V Akopian 0-1352002Aeroflot OpenE45 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation
5. Grischuk vs K Miton  1-0302002Aeroflot OpenB30 Sicilian
6. B Kantsler vs Vaganian  0-1322002Aeroflot OpenD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
7. Zvjaginsev vs G Sargissian  ½-½412002Aeroflot OpenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
8. A Galliamova vs Onischuk  0-1612002Aeroflot OpenA04 Reti Opening
9. Rublevsky vs Kalinin 1-0292002Aeroflot OpenB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
10. A Riazantsev vs Bologan  ½-½332002Aeroflot OpenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. A Aleksandrov vs A Lugovoi  1-0312002Aeroflot OpenA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
12. E Prokopchuk vs Motylev  ½-½522002Aeroflot OpenB54 Sicilian
13. S Vokarev vs Tkachiev 0-1212002Aeroflot OpenB06 Robatsch
14. S Shipov vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½372002Aeroflot OpenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
15. E Inarkiev vs P Tregubov  0-1542002Aeroflot OpenD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. Filippov vs J Meister  ½-½592002Aeroflot OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
17. E Postny vs M Kobalia  ½-½602002Aeroflot OpenA87 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation
18. Shabalov vs M Podgaets  ½-½322002Aeroflot OpenE12 Queen's Indian
19. V Belov vs Macieja  0-1382002Aeroflot OpenE12 Queen's Indian
20. K Asrian vs M Gagunashvili  ½-½542002Aeroflot OpenB08 Pirc, Classical
21. N Firman vs E Najer 0-1252002Aeroflot OpenB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
22. Kaidanov vs V Varavin  1-0452002Aeroflot OpenE92 King's Indian
23. J Ulko vs M Magomedov  ½-½332002Aeroflot OpenD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
24. Milov vs R Ovetchkin  1-0462002Aeroflot OpenE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
25. A Akhmetov vs X Bu  0-1572002Aeroflot OpenA75 Benoni, Classical with ...a6 and 10...Bg4
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