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Gibraltar Masters Tournament

Vasilios Kotronias7.5/10(+6 -1 =3)[games]
Nigel Short7.5/10(+6 -1 =3)[games]
Mladen Palac7/10(+4 -0 =6)[games]
John Shaw7/10(+7 -3 =0)[games]
Vladimir Epishin6.5/10(+3 -0 =7)[games]
Darryl K Johansen6.5/10(+4 -1 =5)[games]
Andrew Ledger6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Sarunas Sulskis6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Sergei Tiviakov6.5/10(+5 -2 =3)[games]
Alexei Barsov6/10(+3 -1 =6)[games]
Alexander Cherniaev6/10(+4 -2 =4)[games]
Bogdan Lalic6/10(+4 -2 =4)[games]
David J Ledger6/10(+5 -3 =2)[games]
Thomas Luther6/10(+4 -2 =4)[games]
Milos Pavlovic6/10(+4 -2 =4)[games]
Harold James Plaskett6/10(+4 -2 =4)[games]
Dimitri Reinderman6/10(+2 -0 =8)[games]
Jonathan Speelman6/10(+3 -1 =6)[games]
Simen Agdestein5.5/10(+4 -3 =3)[games]
Robert Bellin5.5/10(+4 -3 =3)[games]
Daniel Hugo Campora5.5/10(+2 -1 =7)[games]
Eirik T Gullaksen5.5/10(+5 -4 =1)[games]
Zoltan Gyimesi5.5/10(+1 -0 =9)[games]
Hichem Hamdouchi5.5/10(+2 -1 =7)[games]
Oleg Korneev5.5/10(+2 -1 =7)[games]
Luke McShane5.5/10(+4 -3 =3)[games]
Nora Medvegy5.5/10(+3 -2 =5)[games]
Bernd Baum5/10(+4 -4 =2)[games]
Juan Manuel Bellon Lopez5/10(+3 -3 =4)[games]
Harmen Jonkman5/10(+4 -4 =2)[games]
Stephen Ledger5/10(+3 -3 =4)[games]
Colin McNab5/10(+3 -3 =4)[games]
* (59 players total; 27 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Gibraltar Masters (2003)

The first Gibraltar Masters tournament was a 59-player 10-round Swiss held in the Caleta Hotel, La Caleta (Catalan Bay), Gibraltar, 28 January to 6 February 2003. Main sponsor: Gibtelecom, the largest telecommunications provider in the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar. Time control: 120 minutes for the whole game, with 30 seconds added per move from move 1. First to fifth prizes: GBP 4000, 2500, 1500, 1000, 600. There was also an Amateurs tournament, and some evening blitz events. Entry fee: Free for GMs, IMs, WGMs and WIMs. All others: GBP 40. Chief organizers: Stewart Reuben and David Sedgwick. Chief arbiter: David Welch? Rounds started at 3 pm.

Vasilios Kotronias and Nigel Short shared the victory with 7.5/10.

Official site:
Stewart Reuben in Arbiting Matters Too, January 2014, pp. 6-7:

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 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 240  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Korneev vs Speelman  ½-½512003Gibraltar MastersB10 Caro-Kann
2. Barsov vs S Ledger  ½-½562003Gibraltar MastersA46 Queen's Pawn Game
3. N Medvegy vs Short  0-1602003Gibraltar MastersC03 French, Tarrasch
4. Tiviakov vs M Tissir  1-0442003Gibraltar MastersB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. R Bellin vs Epishin 0-1252003Gibraltar MastersA46 Queen's Pawn Game
6. H Hamdouchi vs U Zak  1-0342003Gibraltar MastersB25 Sicilian, Closed
7. J Bick vs Korneev  0-1292003Gibraltar MastersD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. M Palac vs J Radovanovic  1-0542003Gibraltar MastersB57 Sicilian
9. D J Ledger vs Z Gyimesi  ½-½852003Gibraltar MastersB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
10. T Luther vs B Baum  1-0362003Gibraltar MastersB07 Pirc
11. E Osuna Vega vs Kotronias  0-1312003Gibraltar MastersA04 Reti Opening
12. S W Giddins vs S Sulskis 0-1422003Gibraltar MastersA37 English, Symmetrical
13. M Pavlovic vs Y Malinarski  1-0362003Gibraltar MastersB83 Sicilian
14. A Schmitz vs B Lalic  0-1392003Gibraltar MastersB22 Sicilian, Alapin
15. F R Lund vs Cherniaev 0-1412003Gibraltar MastersA00 Uncommon Opening
16. P Cramling vs C Vinas Guerrero  1-0252003Gibraltar MastersD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
17. H Jonkman vs M Gonzalez Amaya  1-0292003Gibraltar MastersC30 King's Gambit Declined
18. C McNab vs H Haugsrud  1-0372003Gibraltar MastersA10 English
19. O B Vea vs A H Wohl  0-1312003Gibraltar MastersA00 Uncommon Opening
20. A Ledger vs E Eliassen  1-0332003Gibraltar MastersB27 Sicilian
21. Speelman vs P Gayson 1-0472003Gibraltar MastersB40 Sicilian
22. I Thompson vs S Agdestein  0-1332003Gibraltar MastersA04 Reti Opening
23. McShane vs M Schmitz  1-0242003Gibraltar MastersC05 French, Tarrasch
24. S Sending vs D Reinderman 0-1312003Gibraltar MastersB33 Sicilian
25. D H Campora vs P Straub  1-0392003Gibraltar MastersB30 Sicilian
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