| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 45
|1. Timman vs T Hillarp Persson
|| ||0-1||35||2008||Sigeman & Co||B96 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|2. L B Hansen vs Portisch
|| ||½-½||32||2008||Sigeman & Co||D58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst|
|3. K Lie vs Axel Smith
||0-1||40||2008||Sigeman & Co||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|4. R Akesson vs Kotronias
|| ||1-0||45||2008||Sigeman & Co||E92 King's Indian|
|5. Stellwagen vs Agrest
|| ||1-0||81||2008||Sigeman & Co||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|6. Portisch vs R Akesson
|| ||0-1||33||2008||Sigeman & Co||D94 Grunfeld|
|7. Kotronias vs K Lie
|| ||0-1||34||2008||Sigeman & Co||C96 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|8. T Hillarp Persson vs Agrest
||1-0||39||2008||Sigeman & Co||B42 Sicilian, Kan|
|9. Axel Smith vs Stellwagen
|| ||0-1||46||2008||Sigeman & Co||B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|10. Timman vs L B Hansen
|| ||0-1||29||2008||Sigeman & Co||C11 French|
|11. K Lie vs Portisch
|| ||½-½||43||2008||Sigeman & Co||D35 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|12. L B Hansen vs T Hillarp Persson
|| ||½-½||21||2008||Sigeman & Co||D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|13. R Akesson vs Timman
|| ||½-½||43||2008||Sigeman & Co||A37 English, Symmetrical|
|14. Agrest vs Axel Smith
|| ||1-0||43||2008||Sigeman & Co||D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|15. Stellwagen vs Kotronias
|| ||½-½||48||2008||Sigeman & Co||B65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4|
|16. Kotronias vs Agrest
|| ||½-½||49||2008||Sigeman & Co||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|17. Timman vs K Lie
|| ||1-0||35||2008||Sigeman & Co||B27 Sicilian|
|18. Portisch vs Stellwagen
||0-1||25||2008||Sigeman & Co||E97 King's Indian|
|19. L B Hansen vs R Akesson
|| ||1-0||61||2008||Sigeman & Co||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|20. T Hillarp Persson vs Axel Smith
||1-0||43||2008||Sigeman & Co||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|21. Axel Smith vs Kotronias
|| ||½-½||51||2008||Sigeman & Co||B65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4|
|22. Stellwagen vs Timman
|| ||1-0||35||2008||Sigeman & Co||C18 French, Winawer|
|23. K Lie vs L B Hansen
|| ||0-1||31||2008||Sigeman & Co||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|24. Agrest vs Portisch
|| ||1-0||36||2008||Sigeman & Co||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|25. R Akesson vs T Hillarp Persson
|| ||0-1||42||2008||Sigeman & Co||D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 45
|May-07-08|| ||Troller: Tiger is one of the more unstable GMs. Here he was on top of his game and won convincingly.|
Lars Bo Hansen is the contrast, always playing solidly and often achieving a small plus score. Here he delivers "as usual". Not surprisingly, he has been a very valuable team player for the Danish national team on many occasions.
Stellwagen came as the favourite and 6.5 pts is of course fully acceptable, but he probably wouldn't have counted on trailing by a full point with this score before the tournament.
|May-07-08|| ||inthestepsofTal: Troller: absolutely. When Tiger is out of form, he can loose to almost anyone, but in form, he can beat anyone. Real class in his game against Agrest from the Swedish champion. He definitely is the most interesting swedish player to watch, compared to for example Ralf Åkesson, whos behaviour is more fun to watch than his games|
|May-08-08|| ||Knight13: A 2400 took first place. Looks like you don't need explosives to blow up cities sometimes, huh.|
|May-16-08|| ||wallytherhino: Tiger Hillarp Persson sure is a fierce player. Dare I say it "fierce as a Tiger".|
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