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Reykjavik Open Tournament

Baskaran Adhiban7.5/9(+6 -0 =3)[games]
Maxime Lagarde7/9(+6 -1 =2)[games]
Mustafa Yilmaz7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Eugene Perelshteyn6.5/9(+6 -2 =1)[games]
Erwin L'Ami6.5/9(+6 -2 =1)[games]
Pavel Eljanov6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Richard Rapport6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Suri Vaibhav6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Alejandro Ramirez Alvarez6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Elshan Moradiabadi6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Deimante Daulyte-Cornette6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Johan-Sebastian Christiansen6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Matthieu Cornette6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Emre Can6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Konstantin Yuryevich Landa6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Nodirbek Abdusattorov6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Gata Kamsky6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Hannes Hlifar Stefansson6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Kidambi Sundararajan6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
John Bartholomew6/9(+6 -3 =0)[games]
Vladimir Hamitevici6/9(+6 -3 =0)[games]
Joshua E Friedel6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Konstantin Kavutskiy6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Ravi Haria6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Johann Hjartarson6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Shiyam Thavandiran6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Benjamin Gledura6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Bjorn Thorfinnsson6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
* (248 players total; 219 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Reykjavik Open (2018)

The 33rd GAMMA Reykjavik Open was played in Reykjavik, Iceland 6-14 March 2018, in memory of Robert James Fischer. Rounds 2 and 3 were both played on March 7, and there was a rest day on March 9. Time controls: 90 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 30 more minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move one. Tournament director: Gunnar Bjornsson. Chief Arbiter: Omar Salama. The 25-year-old Baskaran Adhiban won with 7.5/9.

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 page 1 of 39; games 1-25 of 953  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Christian Valette vs Leif Reinert Fjallheim 0-1192018Reykjavik OpenA48 King's Indian
2. H Haraldsson vs I Vignisson  1-0352018Reykjavik OpenB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
3. H Gardarsson vs P Green  0-1622018Reykjavik OpenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
4. K Sajjadi vs E Fjallheim  1-0472018Reykjavik OpenE00 Queen's Pawn Game
5. Elvar Orn Hjaltason vs Henri van den Bersselaar 1-0752018Reykjavik OpenB01 Scandinavian
6. B S Gudmundsson vs Hreinn Hrafnsson  1-0442018Reykjavik OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Steinar Lima vs Dirk Sikkel  0-1452018Reykjavik OpenA40 Queen's Pawn Game
8. J Meyer vs Magnus Dagur Asbjornsson  ½-½512018Reykjavik OpenC14 French, Classical
9. Sigurdur Orn Hannesson vs T Frank  0-1332018Reykjavik OpenD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. J Fivelstad vs Eivind Grunt Kreken  ½-½342018Reykjavik OpenA06 Reti Opening
11. J Piovar vs J Arvidsson  ½-½372018Reykjavik OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
12. G Mancini vs S E Henderson  0-1402018Reykjavik OpenD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
13. Ingrid Jodre Kvamme vs M Marshall  ½-½572018Reykjavik OpenA06 Reti Opening
14. H T Jacobsen vs H Halldorsson  1-0362018Reykjavik OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
15. K E Steingrimsson vs M Murray  0-1482018Reykjavik OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
16. Aron Thor Mai vs Guenther Huber-Delle ½-½662018Reykjavik OpenC18 French, Winawer
17. J Ontiveros vs B H Birkisson  0-1192018Reykjavik OpenA40 Queen's Pawn Game
18. Rogvi Mortensen vs V Magnusdottir  1-0262018Reykjavik OpenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
19. Peter Carroll vs K Thurlow  0-1342018Reykjavik OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
20. S Arnalds vs O L Einarsson  1-0342018Reykjavik OpenD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
21. Miguel Miranda Herrera vs D Reynolds 0-1152018Reykjavik OpenC21 Center Game
22. Alexander Oliver Mai vs Jacob Flynn  1-0442018Reykjavik OpenB01 Scandinavian
23. Soren Grymer-Hansen vs G Runarsson  0-1412018Reykjavik OpenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
24. M Swati vs Haki Johannesson  1-0692018Reykjavik OpenD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. Pall Thorsson vs J Ragnarsson  0-1322018Reykjavik OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  jith1207: Congrats, Adhiban. Good come back after horrible performance in Tata steel by your own admission. Hope for more consistency from you!
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  Tabanus: Not many posts here for a Fischer memorial.
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  whiteshark: CB coverage:

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  whiteshark: <A Reykjavik retrospective <by Alina l'Ami>>

"Looking back on the beauty and grandeur of Iceland's flagship event, the Reykjavik Open, with photos from International Master Alina l'Ami, annotated game highlights, and comments from the eventual winner Baskaran Adhiban." ...

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