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Staunton Memorial Tournament

Daniel King4/6(+2 -0 =4)[games]
Jonathan Speelman4/6(+2 -0 =4)[games]
Jonathan Levitt3.5/6(+2 -1 =3)[games]
Jovanka Houska0.5/6(+0 -5 =1)[games] Chess Event Description
Staunton Memorial (2004)

The 2nd Howard Staunton Memorial Tournament was a 4-player double round robin held at Simpsons-in-the-Strand, London, 23-29 August 2004. Rest day: August 26. Prize fund: £2500, with £1500 to the winner. Play started each day at 2 pm. Time control: 120 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 60 more minutes for the rest of the game. Chief organizer: Raymond Keene.

Daniel John King won on tiebreak ahead of Speelman, both with 4/6.

Age Elo 01 02 03 04 King 31 2512 ** ½½ 1½ ½1 4 Speelman 47 2555 ½½ ** ½½ 11 4 Levitt 41 2432 0½ ½½ ** 11 3½ Houska 24 2375 ½0 00 00 ** ½

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Wikipedia article: Howard Staunton Memorial Tournament

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 page 1 of 1; 12 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Houska vs Speelman  0-1692004Staunton MemorialB50 Sicilian
2. J Levitt vs D King  0-1432004Staunton MemorialD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. Speelman vs D King  ½-½142004Staunton MemorialA13 English
4. J Houska vs J Levitt  0-1622004Staunton MemorialC00 French Defense
5. D King vs J Houska  ½-½412004Staunton MemorialB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
6. J Levitt vs Speelman  ½-½172004Staunton MemorialE49 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Botvinnik System
7. Speelman vs J Houska  1-0472004Staunton MemorialB12 Caro-Kann Defense
8. D King vs J Levitt  ½-½362004Staunton MemorialC01 French, Exchange
9. J Levitt vs J Houska  1-0252004Staunton MemorialD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. D King vs Speelman  ½-½172004Staunton MemorialB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
11. J Houska vs D King  0-1282004Staunton MemorialB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. Speelman vs J Levitt  ½-½132004Staunton MemorialA15 English
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