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Dubai Open Tournament

Gawain Jones7/9(+6 -1 =2)[games]
Mustafa Yilmaz7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Vidit Santosh Gujrathi7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Eduardo Patricio Iturrizaga Bonelli7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Ahmed Adly7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Sergei Zhigalko7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Aleksandr Rakhmanov7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Alexandr Hilario Takeda dos Santos Fier6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Bassem Amin6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Pouya Idani6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Mikhailo Oleksienko6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Levan Pantsulaia6.5/9(+6 -2 =1)[games]
Sandro Mareco6.5/9(+6 -2 =1)[games]
Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa6.5/9(+6 -2 =1)[games]
Mikhael Mchedlishvili6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Zhong Zhang6.5/9(+6 -2 =1)[games]
David Anton Guijarro6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Aleksandar Indjic6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Kantholi Rathnakaran6.5/9(+6 -2 =1)[games]
Jaime Santos Latasa6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Emre Can6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Abhijeet Gupta6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Alexander Areshchenko6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Anton Korobov6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Johan Salomon6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Alan Pichot6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Xiangyu Xu6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
N R Visakh6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
P Shyam Nikil6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
* (143 players total; 114 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Dubai Open (2017)

The 19th Dubai Open Chess Tournament took place in the Dubai Chess & Culture Club from 3-11 April 2017. The 9-round event was a strong international open, with Ukraine's Anton Korobov as top-seed featuring 44 grandmasters and players from dozens of countries. The top 40 boards were relayed live. The prize fund was $50,000, with $13,000 for first place. The time control was 90 minutes per player, with a 30 second increment from move 1. An 11-round blitz tournament to be held on the rest day, 7 April, with a 3 minute + 2 second time control and a $1,000 first prize. (1)

Official site: Crosstable:

(1) chess24: 19th Dubai Open

 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 347  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Karthikeyan vs R Sameir  1-0272017Dubai OpenD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
2. Saina Salonika vs L Pantsulaia  0-1812017Dubai OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
3. Indjic vs Mishra Baivab  1-0432017Dubai OpenD22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. Leon Luke Mendonca vs A Tari  0-1472017Dubai OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
5. A Adly vs Sahajasri Cholleti  1-0352017Dubai OpenA08 King's Indian Attack
6. A Kavinda vs M Mchedlishvili  0-1382017Dubai OpenA04 Reti Opening
7. B Bok vs V Feldman  1-0392017Dubai OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
8. Rolando F Gangozo vs A Gupta  0-1302017Dubai OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
9. M Yilmaz vs V Agrawal  1-0502017Dubai OpenE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
10. N Abasov vs R Salah  1-0242017Dubai OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
11. I Berezina vs M Antipov  0-1412017Dubai OpenE16 Queen's Indian
12. E Can vs Nutakki Priyanka 1-0232017Dubai OpenD85 Grunfeld
13. Jemal Ovezdurdiyeva vs A Mastrovasilis  0-1552017Dubai OpenE46 Nimzo-Indian
14. Tianle Deng vs S L Narayanan  0-1602017Dubai OpenC77 Ruy Lopez
15. A Pichot vs T Goyal  1-0432017Dubai OpenB30 Sicilian
16. M Nikhil vs Yinglun Xu  0-1522017Dubai OpenB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. A H T dos Santos Fier vs S Gagare  1-0502017Dubai OpenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Jain Jeet vs J Santos Latasa  0-1722017Dubai OpenB41 Sicilian, Kan
19. B Lalith vs Anand Pranav  1-0502017Dubai OpenE05 Catalan, Open, Classical line
20. B Hallaeva vs P Idani  ½-½482017Dubai OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
21. D Kurbanov vs S Zhigalko 0-1212017Dubai OpenB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. Zhong Zhang vs M Makropoulou  1-0572017Dubai OpenA04 Reti Opening
23. J Dutta vs I Salgado Lopez  0-1392017Dubai OpenA80 Dutch
24. M Hisham Al Yaghshi vs Temur Kuybokarov  ½-½472017Dubai OpenD16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
25. V Abbasov vs A Korobov 1-0322017Dubai OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-04-17  paavoh: Many interesting players here.
Apr-04-17  stst: Interesting.... a good playground for young guns (& amateurs - all welcome!!)
Apr-09-17  paavoh: Round 7: Gawain Jones beat the leader Santos Latasa, nice zugzwang at the end.
Apr-13-17  paavoh: Now, who won this thing? It is not yet (Apr 13) updated at, nor did I see anything on the official site.
Apr-13-17  joeyj: Standings:

Apr-13-17  paavoh: Thanks, joeyj!

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