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Russian Championship Higher League Tournament

Evgeniy Solozhenkin1.5/7(+1 -5 =1)[games]
Vladislav Artemiev6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Alexander Motylev6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Ivan Bukavshin6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Ildar Khairullin6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Daniil Dubov6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Ivan Popov6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Vladimir Fedoseev6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Vadim Zvjaginsev6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Sanan Sjugirov6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Mikhail Kobalia5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Pavel Ponkratov5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Alexander Riazantsev5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Ernesto Inarkiev5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Evgeny Najer5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Dmitry Kokarev5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Dmitry Frolyanov5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Anton Demchenko5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Alexandr Predke5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Dmitry Gordievsky5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Vladimir Malakhov5/9(+2 -1 =6)[games]
Boris Grachev5/9(+1 -0 =8)[games]
Maxim Matlakov5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Konstantin Landa5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Olga Girya5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Sergey Volkov5/9(+2 -1 =6)[games]
Alexander Khalifman4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Sergei Chekhov4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Daniil Lintchevski4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
* (57 players total; 28 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Russian Championship Higher League (2015)

The 68th Russian Championship Higher League tournament was a 57-player 9-round Swiss held in Kaliningrad, Russia, 22 June - 1 July 2015. Rest day: June 27. The top 5 players would go to the Superfinal. Time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves, 30 more minutes to the end of the game, with 30 seconds added per move starting from move one. Players arriving later than 15 minutes for the game would be forfeited. No draw offers before move 41. Rounds started at 3 pm (local time). Prize fund: 5 million rubles. Organizer: Russian Chess Federation, sponsored by the Elena and Gennady Timchenko Charitable Foundation. Tournament director: Alexander Tkachev. Chief arbiter: Dmitry Khromylev.

The 17-year-old Vladislav Artemiev won on Buchholz tiebreak ahead of Motylev (2nd) and Bukavshin (3rd). Also Khairullin (4th) and Dubov (5th) qualified for the Russian Championship Superfinal (2015).

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Wikipedia article: Kaliningrad

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 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 251  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Ivan Popov vs Solozhenkin  1-0682015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB41 Sicilian, Kan
2. Zvjaginsev vs S Chekhov  1-0422015Russian Championship Higher LeagueC41 Philidor Defense
3. I Khairullin vs O Girya  1-0402015Russian Championship Higher LeagueD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. S Sjugirov vs A Shariyazdanov  ½-½412015Russian Championship Higher LeagueC03 French, Tarrasch
5. A Pridorozhni vs M Matlakov  1-0712015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB40 Sicilian
6. U Eliseev vs Dubov  ½-½412015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
7. D Paravyan vs E Alekseev  ½-½472015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB12 Caro-Kann Defense
8. V Malakhov vs Lintchevski  ½-½272015Russian Championship Higher LeagueA30 English, Symmetrical
9. V Fedoseev vs A Predke  1-0412015Russian Championship Higher LeagueC93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense
10. D Gordievsky vs B Grachev  ½-½392015Russian Championship Higher LeagueD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. I Bocharov vs I Bukavshin  0-1472015Russian Championship Higher LeagueA02 Bird's Opening
12. A Triapishko vs Motylev  0-1452015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB12 Caro-Kann Defense
13. I Rozum vs E Inarkiev  ½-½492015Russian Championship Higher LeagueD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
14. A Riazantsev vs S Matsenko  ½-½432015Russian Championship Higher LeagueE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
15. J Prizant vs V Artemiev  0-1452015Russian Championship Higher LeagueD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
16. E Najer vs M Chigaev  1-0472015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB12 Caro-Kann Defense
17. D Kokarev vs A Mokshanov  ½-½872015Russian Championship Higher LeagueC11 French
18. G Airapetian vs Landa  0-1292015Russian Championship Higher LeagueD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
19. M Kobalia vs A Zenzera  1-0282015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
20. P Shkapenko vs A Rakhmanov  0-1592015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB01 Scandinavian
21. Khalifman vs V Gontcharov  1-0942015Russian Championship Higher LeagueA35 English, Symmetrical
22. Y Dzhumagaliev vs P Ponkratov  0-1342015Russian Championship Higher LeagueA58 Benko Gambit
23. Shimanov vs V Yandemirov  1-0332015Russian Championship Higher LeagueD70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
24. R Yanchenko vs S Volkov  ½-½992015Russian Championship Higher LeagueD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
25. A Demchenko vs Rasul Musaev  1-0532015Russian Championship Higher LeagueB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
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