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St Louis Summer Classic (Group A) Tournament

Vasif Durarbayli6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Varuzhan Eduardovich Akobian6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Samuel Sevian5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Jeffery Xiong4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Yaroslav Zherebukh4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Benjamin Bok4.5/9(+1 -1 =7)[games]
Peter Prohaszka4/9(+1 -2 =6)[games]
Aleksandar Indjic4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Daniel Grigoryevich Fridman3.5/9(+0 -2 =7)[games]
Rinat Jumabayev2.5/9(+1 -5 =3)[games]
* Chess Event Description
St Louis Summer Classic (Group A) (2018)

The 2018 Summer Chess Classic consisted of two 10-player round robins (GM groups A and B) played in St. Louis, Missouri, USA 15-23 May 2018. There was no rest day. Time control: 90 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 30 minutes for the remainder of the game, with 30 seconds increment per move starting from move 1. No draw offers were allowed before move 30. Vasif Durarbayli won the A group with 6/9 after winning both rapid tiebreak games vs Varuzhan Eduardovich Akobian.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 Prize 1 Durarbayli 2623 * 1 0 1 1 1 6 $6000 2 Akobian 2647 * 1 1 1 6 $4000 3 Sevian 2619 * 1 1 1 0 5 $3000 4 Xiong 2665 0 0 0 * 1 1 1 4 $1667 5 Zherebukh 2640 1 0 * 0 1 4 $1667 6 Bok 2640 0 * 1 4 $1667 7 Prohaszka 2613 0 1 * 0 4 $1000 8 Indjic 2600 0 0 1 0 * 1 4 $1000 9 Fridman 2639 0 0 * 3 $1000 10 Jumabayev 2612 0 0 0 0 1 0 * 2 $1000

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Next edition: St Louis Summer A (2019). See also St Louis Summer Classic (Group B) (2018)

 page 1 of 1; 13 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Sevian vs P Prohaszka  1-0422018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)C67 Ruy Lopez
2. J Xiong vs R Jumabayev  1-0482018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)D13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
3. V Durarbayli vs A Indjic  1-0432018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
4. Akobian vs J Xiong  1-0392018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)D85 Grunfeld
5. S Sevian vs B Bok  1-0592018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)E00 Queen's Pawn Game
6. V Durarbayli vs R Jumabayev  1-0512018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)C02 French, Advance
7. J Xiong vs Y Zherebukh  1-0332018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)C42 Petrov Defense
8. R Jumabayev vs P Prohaszka  1-0792018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
9. A Indjic vs S Sevian  1-0532018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)A48 King's Indian
10. Y Zherebukh vs R Jumabayev  1-0462018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. S Sevian vs J Xiong  1-0322018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)B23 Sicilian, Closed
12. Y Zherebukh vs V Durarbayli  1-0322018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
13. P Prohaszka vs Y Zherebukh  1-0342018St Louis Summer Classic (Group A)E94 King's Indian, Orthodox
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Tabanus: The two rapid tiebreak games are not in CG db.
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