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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 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 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]
Mikheil 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]
Aryan Tari6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Oliver Dimakiling6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Ivan Salgado Lopez6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
* (143 players total; 111 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. V Abbasov vs A Korobov 1-0322017Dubai OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. Areshchenko vs F Dimarucut  1-0372017Dubai OpenC41 Philidor Defense
3. N Malhotra vs E Safarli  0-1462017Dubai OpenD80 Grunfeld
4. D Anton Guijarro vs A Mittal  1-0502017Dubai OpenA06 Reti Opening
5. M Geldiyeva vs V Akopian  0-1192017Dubai OpenA61 Benoni
6. Iturrizaga Bonelli vs R Mohammad Fahad  1-0422017Dubai OpenA15 English
7. G Kumar vs G Jones  0-1282017Dubai OpenC45 Scotch Game
8. V S Gujrathi vs K Mona  1-0232017Dubai OpenA06 Reti Opening
9. Seshadri Srija vs G Sargissian  0-1382017Dubai OpenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
10. A Rakhmanov vs J Yohan  1-0382017Dubai OpenD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. S Harini vs B Amin  0-1362017Dubai OpenB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
12. S Mareco vs M Marcos  1-0362017Dubai OpenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. P Venkatesh vs A R Saleh Salem  1-0592017Dubai OpenC48 Four Knights
14. M Oleksienko vs S Maroroa  1-0332017Dubai OpenC78 Ruy Lopez
15. J Dutta vs I Salgado Lopez  0-1392017Dubai OpenA80 Dutch
16. Z Zhang vs M Makropoulou  1-0572017Dubai OpenA04 Reti Opening
17. D Kurbanov vs S Zhigalko 0-1212017Dubai OpenB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. M Yilmaz vs V Agrawal  1-0502017Dubai OpenE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
19. Rolando F Gangozo vs A Gupta  0-1302017Dubai OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
20. B Bok vs V Feldman  1-0392017Dubai OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
21. A Kavinda vs M Mchedlishvili  0-1382017Dubai OpenA04 Reti Opening
22. A Adly vs S Cholleti  1-0352017Dubai OpenA08 King's Indian Attack
23. L Mendonca vs A Tari  0-1472017Dubai OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
24. Indjic vs Mishra Baivab  1-0432017Dubai OpenD22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
25. S Salonika vs L Pantsulaia  0-1812017Dubai OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
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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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