| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 28
|1. Caruana vs A Giri
||1-0||41||2012||Sigeman & Co||C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense|
|2. H Tikkanen vs Hector
||0-1||39||2012||Sigeman & Co||A09 Reti Opening|
|3. Leko vs N Grandelius
||½-½||51||2012||Sigeman & Co||B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long|
|4. E Berg vs Li Chao
|| ||½-½||60||2012||Sigeman & Co||B32 Sicilian|
|5. A Giri vs Li Chao
|| ||½-½||36||2012||Sigeman & Co||D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|6. Caruana vs H Tikkanen
||1-0||33||2012||Sigeman & Co||D71 Neo-Grunfeld|
|7. N Grandelius vs E Berg
||1-0||41||2012||Sigeman & Co||E61 King's Indian|
|8. Hector vs Leko
|| ||½-½||36||2012||Sigeman & Co||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|9. Li Chao vs N Grandelius
|| ||½-½||54||2012||Sigeman & Co||B42 Sicilian, Kan|
|10. H Tikkanen vs A Giri
||0-1||44||2012||Sigeman & Co||A15 English|
|11. Leko vs Caruana
|| ||½-½||39||2012||Sigeman & Co||C93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense|
|12. E Berg vs Hector
||1-0||47||2012||Sigeman & Co||D17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|13. H Tikkanen vs Leko
||0-1||40||2012||Sigeman & Co||A13 English|
|14. Caruana vs E Berg
|| ||½-½||42||2012||Sigeman & Co||E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|15. Hector vs Li Chao
||0-1||40||2012||Sigeman & Co||B56 Sicilian|
|16. A Giri vs N Grandelius
||½-½||15||2012||Sigeman & Co||D80 Grunfeld|
|17. Leko vs A Giri
||½-½||22||2012||Sigeman & Co||C53 Giuoco Piano|
|18. E Berg vs H Tikkanen
||0-1||31||2012||Sigeman & Co||C12 French, McCutcheon|
|19. Li Chao vs Caruana
||½-½||34||2012||Sigeman & Co||D85 Grunfeld|
|20. N Grandelius vs Hector
||1-0||51||2012||Sigeman & Co||D17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|21. A Giri vs Hector
|| ||½-½||43||2012||Sigeman & Co||D17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|22. Caruana vs N Grandelius
||1-0||42||2012||Sigeman & Co||B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack|
|23. Leko vs E Berg
||1-0||67||2012||Sigeman & Co||E61 King's Indian|
|24. H Tikkanen vs Li Chao
|| ||1-0||49||2012||Sigeman & Co||A15 English|
|25. Hector vs Caruana
||0-1||30||2012||Sigeman & Co||C29 Vienna Gambit|
| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 28
|May-09-12|| ||Blunderdome: Should be an interesting tournament. Looking forward to Leko's games, especially against Caruana, Giri, and Hector (not quite a world-class player but an exciting attacker).|
|May-10-12|| ||waustad: Thanks! Here is the official site: http://www.sigeman-chess.com/en|
|May-10-12|| ||supy: Caruana beats Giri in young stars battle of Sigeman http://www.chessdom.com/sigeman-co-... now R2 they play Tikanen and Li Chao.|
|May-10-12|| ||waustad: Grandelius beat Berg in a nice KI.|
|May-11-12|| ||Maatalkko: Good to see Leko in his classic form again!|
|May-11-12|| ||DIO: Maatalkko, indeed! I was secretly hoping that Leko would return to the board with a renewed attitude - kinda how Kramnik is not Drawnik any more, but nope ...|
|May-12-12|| ||waustad: Rest day today.|
|May-12-12|| ||waustad: If you look at Leko's games here, there aren't any quick no content games. A dragon Yugoslav attack game that doesn't end up decisive often means that nobody blundered. Both sides are going for it.|
|May-13-12|| ||Karpova: Tikkanen lost his 4th game in a row, this time with White against Leko who is now at +1 like Grandelius and Chao (who beat Hector).|
|May-13-12|| ||waustad: Grandelius held the draw against Giri today and Leko had a nice win over Hector.|
|May-14-12|| ||Illogic: Tikkanen got on the board today with a win over Berg. Grandelius beat Hector. Rest were drawn|
|May-14-12|| ||waustad: Grandelius is tied for the lead with 2 rounds to go. They play in the penultimate round tomorrow an hour after the start of the WCC game (8 am EDT). The final round starts 2 hours earlier than all of the others.|
|May-15-12|| ||waustad: Caruana wins a time trouble nail-biter vs Grandelius today. Nils had seconds on the clock and crumbled.|
|May-15-12|| ||Illogic: Caruana wins a wild one over Grandelius and is now in the driver's seat. Credit to Grandelius to sacking everything but the kitchen sink!|
|May-15-12|| ||kurtrichards: Great play by Nils until he fell into the deep pit called time trouble. Good play Fabiano. Fuerza Italia!|
|May-16-12|| ||waustad: Today, Jonny hector is playing the Vienna Game.|
|May-16-12|| ||waustad: Berg is playing Bird's opening!|
|May-16-12|| ||kurtrichards: Congratulations Fabiano for winning the Sigeman & Co. 2012.|
May your winning ways continue!
|May-16-12|| ||Karpova: Round 7:
Grandelius - Tikkanen 1/2
Li - Leko 0-1
Hector - Caruana 0-1
Berg - Giri 0-1
|May-16-12|| ||Shams: Caruana's next tournament will start in ten minutes.|
|May-16-12|| ||waustad: Congrats to Grandelius for giving it his all and coming oh so close in a tournament where he was the lowest rated player. I should, however mention that all 4 Swedes were rated between 2556 and 2587, so it wasn't a huge difference. The foreigners were all rated much higher.|
|May-21-12|| ||HeMateMe: Leko won three games here. Shows he can break out of the drawish style that he has been linked to.|
|May-21-12|| ||Illogic: It doesn't matter, the usual suspects will still be chirping whenever he draws a few games and then go mysteriously silent when he wins some.|
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