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Golden Sands Tournament

Levente Vajda6.5/8(+5 -0 =3)[games]
Zahar Efimenko6.5/8(+5 -0 =3)[games]
Alexander Ipatov6.5/8(+5 -0 =3)[games]
Lu Shanglei6.5/8(+5 -0 =3)[games]
Hans Tikkanen6.5/8(+5 -0 =3)[games]
Li Shilong6/8(+6 -2 =0)[games]
Hrant Melkumyan6/8(+5 -1 =2)[games]
Dariusz Swiercz6/8(+4 -0 =4)[games]
Constantin Lupulescu6/8(+4 -0 =4)[games]
Erwin L'Ami6/8(+5 -1 =2)[games]
Vladimir Eduardovich Akopian6/8(+5 -1 =2)[games]
Dragan Solak6/8(+4 -0 =4)[games]
Mircea-Emilian Parligras5.5/8(+4 -1 =3)[games]
Milko Popchev5.5/8(+5 -2 =1)[games]
Petar Drenchev5.5/8(+4 -1 =3)[games]
Kiril Dimitrov Georgiev5.5/8(+4 -1 =3)[games]
Tigran Levonovich Petrosian5.5/8(+4 -1 =3)[games]
Wan Yunguo5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
Krasimir Rusev5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
Sunil Dhopade Swapnil5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
G Petar Arnaudov5/7(+3 -0 =4)[games]
A R Saleh Salem5/8(+4 -2 =2)[games]
Avetik Grigoryan5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
Krikor Sevag Mekhitarian5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
Gennady Tunik5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
Erik Blomqvist5/8(+3 -1 =4)[games]
Semen Virovlansky5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
Daniel Naroditsky5/7(+4 -1 =2)[games]
Sethuraman P Sethuraman4.5/7(+4 -2 =1)[games]
(191 players total; 162 players not shown. Click here for longer list.)

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 499  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Spassov vs E Blomqvist  0-1422012Golden SandsD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
2. H Nalbantoglu vs V Lilov  0-1452012Golden SandsA45 Queen's Pawn Game
3. S Yordanova vs H Simonian  0-1402012Golden SandsB22 Sicilian, Alapin
4. G P Arnaudov vs P Ljangov  1-0422012Golden SandsA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
5. M Kanarek vs D Naroditsky  0-1292012Golden SandsE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
6. U Sadikhov vs Xiu Deshun  0-1292012Golden SandsB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
7. P Drenchev vs H Mintenko  1-0262012Golden SandsD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. C Oliveira vs A M Berescu  0-1602012Golden SandsC01 French, Exchange
9. K Grigoryan vs V Korduban 1-0252012Golden SandsC10 French
10. F Zulfic vs I Chirila  0-1332012Golden SandsB32 Sicilian
11. Lu Shanglei vs G Gavriilidis  1-0312012Golden SandsB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
12. Tsvetalin Ivanov vs K Rusev  0-1382012Golden SandsB56 Sicilian
13. M Al Sayed vs I Ibryamov  1-0342012Golden SandsD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. P Janchev vs A R Saleh Salem 0-1572012Golden SandsD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
15. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs A Bozov  ½-½482012Golden SandsD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
16. Y Chen vs V Bernadskiy  0-1272012Golden SandsB44 Sicilian
17. A Smirnov vs D Dyulgerov  1-0242012Golden SandsA45 Queen's Pawn Game
18. F Malkawi vs K Rathnakaran  0-1202012Golden SandsC01 French, Exchange
19. S Virovlansky vs A Anev  1-0532012Golden SandsE01 Catalan, Closed
20. M S Thejkumar vs S R Ilic  1-0222012Golden SandsE10 Queen's Pawn Game
21. N Imnadze vs M Popchev  0-1522012Golden SandsB23 Sicilian, Closed
22. E Blomqvist vs Z Ojagverdiyev  1-0432012Golden SandsA09 Reti Opening
23. E Bozzali vs Wan Yunguo 0-1412012Golden SandsE97 King's Indian
24. H Gabuzyan vs V Chikovani  1-0342012Golden SandsA57 Benko Gambit
25. A A Khouri vs A Hunt  0-1462012Golden SandsB42 Sicilian, Kan
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-07-12  notyetagm: First!
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Looks like Petrosian is making a comeback. You can't keep a good man down!
Jun-08-12  shivasuri4: Petrosian played 50 classical games in the last 4 months before this. These namesake jokes can be quite irritating at times, <HeMateMe>, especially when they are repeated so often.
Jun-08-12  shivasuri4: Petrosian won his fourth round game against Li Shilong and now has 4/4. Fine start for the 27 year old Armenian, who is at a career peak (so far) of 2657.
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: <shivasuri4> We can't all be perfect, like you.
Jun-09-12  shivasuri4: <HeMateMe>, I made no claim of being perfect, and I am not asking you to be perfect either. I only plead you to try and avoid repeating such lame jokes so often on multiple fora.
Jun-09-12  DanielBryant: Stop acting like chess players, guys.
Jun-09-12  shivasuri4: Petrosian (4.5) drew against L' Ami(4) in the fifth round, while Alexander Ipatov (4.5) beat Adam Hunt in 72 moves. Lu Shanglei (4.5) beat Radoslav Dimitrov and Tunik Gennady(4.5) beat Rusev Krasimir. So 4 players share the lead presently.

Could someone please provide the page for this event?

The official site is http://golden-sands-2012.chessmix.c... .

Jun-09-12  shivasuri4: The top seed Vladimir Akopian is ranked 24th with 4 points after round 5. His tiebreaks are poor, hence the low ranking. He can still launch a comeback in this 9 round Swiss.
Jun-13-12  fref: Congratulation to Lu Shanglei for his victory, with a last round win and a 7,5/9 score!
Jun-21-12  achieve: This leaderboard and final standings not updated?

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