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🏆 London Chess Classic Open (2012)

Player: John R Richardson

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. O Jeitz vs J Richardson  ½-½222012London Chess Classic OpenA20 English
2. J Richardson vs P Casaschi  1-0412012London Chess Classic OpenA81 Dutch
3. J Quinn vs J Richardson  0-1332012London Chess Classic OpenE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
4. J Richardson vs Hebden 0-1462012London Chess Classic OpenE60 King's Indian Defense
5. F M Semprun Martinez vs J Richardson  ½-½292012London Chess Classic OpenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
6. J Richardson vs P Marusenko  1-0282012London Chess Classic OpenB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
7. D Guthrie vs J Richardson  0-1272012London Chess Classic OpenE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
8. J Richardson vs R Pert  ½-½402012London Chess Classic OpenA96 Dutch, Classical Variation
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-07-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Is Jovanka Housa a poster here at ChessGames? that name looks familiar.
Dec-07-12
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  WannaBe: You may be thinking of User: Joshka
Dec-07-12  waustad: The is is a very good start for the Ginger GM (Simon Williams). He's 7th highest rated but tied for the lead. I was a bit surprised by his quick draw in round 6 though. From what I recall they blitzed out most of the moves and were the first game done that I looked at.
Dec-07-12  notyetagm: They should allow the winner of the Open play with the big boys the next year. Then the Open would get some real upcoming players.

Melkumyan, for example, a student of Aronian, could not be doing much worse than Polgar is right now.

Dec-08-12
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  moronovich: <HeMateMe: Is Jovanka Housa a poster here at ChessGames? that name looks familiar.>

I think user <open defence> is Hosea.

Dec-08-12  joachimvhw: is kingscrusher playing?
Dec-08-12  waustad: I saw him commenting both here and on chessbomb during the Classic games, so I doubt it. Look for Tryfon Costas Gavriel in a crosstable. Only the top boards will be playing on electronic boards so we wouldn't see his games unless he's doing well.
Dec-08-12  waustad: Actually we are seeing a lot more games here than they broadcast live.
Dec-09-12  waustad: I just asked Kingscrusher on chessbomb and he isn't playing this year.
Dec-11-12  Refused: Nice tournament for Julian "Jule" Zimmermann. Didn't know he was playing in London.
Dec-11-12  waustad: 7/9 and tied for third. I wonder if that was good for a norm. That's a good result for Houska.
Dec-13-12  achieve: Great result from a "promising" young dutchman, Robin van Kampen, maybe on the verge of breaking through to the 2600 club?

I hope he will, and sort of get the deserved reward for all the time and energy invested. And talent, of course.

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