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US Championships Round 2 Express Results

 

Round 2 Results:

US Championship

Troff (1) - Kamsky (1) 0-1

Gareev (1) - Christiansen (1) 0-1

Kaidanov (1) - Holt (1) ½

Khachiyan (0.5) - Onischuk (0.5) ½

Robson (0.5) - Bryant (0.5) 0-1

Finegold (0.5) - Akobian (0.5) ½

Benjamin (0.5) - Hess (0.5) 1-0

Shulman (0.5) - Sevian (0.5) ½

Ramirez (0.5) - Ivanov (0.5) 1-0

Shankland (0) - Arnold (0) ½

Norowitz (0) - Stripunsky (0) ½

Shabalov (0) - Sammour-Hasbun (0) 1-0

 

US Women’s Championship

Foisor (0) - Belakovskaia (0) 0-1

Chiang (0) - Zatonskih (1) 0-1

Krush (1) - Zenyuk (1) 1-0

Ni (0.5) - Kats (0) ½

Abrahamyan (1) - Baginskaite (0.5) 1-0

 

Draw Percentage:

US Championship: 12/24 (50%)

US Women's: 2/10 (20%)

Total: 14/34 (41.2%)

 

White Score:

US Championship: 12.0/24 (50%)

US Women’s: 6.0/10 (60%)

Total: 18.0/34 (53.0%)


Game Lengths:

Average of Round 2: 45.1 moves

Tournament Average: 48.9 moves

Shortest Game of Round 2:  19 moves (Abrahamyan - Baginskaite 1-0)

Shortest Game of the Tournament: 19 moves (Abrahamyan - Baginskaite 1-0, Round 2)

Longest Game of Round 2:  79 moves (Finegold - Akobian ½)

Longest Game of the Tournament: 130 moves (Bryant - Shulman ½, Round 1)


Round 2 Upsets:

Bryant - win vs. Robson - 178 points

Sevian - draw vs. Shulman - 99.5 points

Christiansen - win vs. Gareev - 95 points

Khachiyan - draw vs. Onischuk - 74 points

Benjamin - win vs. Hess - 61 points

Norowitz - draw vs. Stripunsky - 59.5 points

Kats - draw vs. Ni - 59 points

Finegold - draw vs. Akobian - 55.5 points

Holt - draw vs. Kaidanov - 40 points

Arnold - draw vs. Shankland - 37 points

Belakovskaia - win vs. Foisor - 37 points

 

 

Top 5 Tournament Upsets:

Bryant - win vs. Robson, Round 2 - 178 points

Troff – win vs. Stripunsky, Round 1 – 140 points

Sevian - draw vs. Shulman, Round 2 - 99.5 points

Holt – win vs. Shankland, Round 1 – 99 points

Christiansen - draw vs. Gareev, Round 2 - 95 points

 

 

FIDE Live Ratings

Player FIDE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Live
Kamsky 2741 +2.5 +1.3                2744.8 
Gareev 2674 +3.2 -6.3                2670.9 
Onischuk 2666 -1.8 -2.0                2662.2 
Robson 2620 -1.2 -7.3                2611.5 
Akobian 2616 -1.5 -1.5                2613.0 
Shankland 2612 -6.4 -1.0                2604.6 
Hess 2595 -0.5 -5.8                2588.7 
Kaidanov 2593 +3.2 -1.3                2594.9 
Christiansen 2579 +3.3 +6.3                2588.6 
Shulman 2570 -1.7 -2.6                2565.7 
Stripunsky 2570 -7.0 -1.6                2561.4 
Ramirez 2551 -2.4 +4.7                2553.3 
Shabalov 2544 -2.5 +3.9                2545.4 
Arnold 2538 -3.2 +1.0                2535.8 
Benjamin 2534 +1.8 +5.8                2541.6 
Ivanov 2529 +1.2 -4.7                2525.5 
Khachiyan 2518 +1.5 +2.0                2521.5 
Holt 2513 +6.4 +1.3                2520.7 
Finegold 2505 +0.5 +1.5                2507.0 
Sammour-Hasbun 2463 -3.2 -3.9                2455.9 
Norowitz 2451 -3.3 +1.6                2449.3 
Bryant 2442 +1.7 +7.3                2451.0 
Troff 2421 +7.0 -1.3                2426.7 
Sevian 2371 +2.4 +2.6                2376.0 
Krush 2470 +1.3 +2.1                2473.4 
Zatonskih 2466 +2.4 +1.0                2469.4 
Foisor 2300 -5.3 -5.5                2289.2 
Abrahamyan 2280 +5.3 +5.0                2290.3 
Baginskaite 2278 -0.2 -5.0                2272.8 
Belakovskaia 2263 -2.4 +5.5                2266.1 
Ni 2262 +0.2 -1.6                2260.6 
Zenyuk 2243 +3.1 -2.1                2244.0 
Kats 2144 -1.3 +1.6                2144.3 
Chiang 2098 -3.1 -1.0                2093.9 

 

 

US Championship Standings:

 

Player FIDE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Score Performance
1 Kamsky 2741  W13  W23  A9              2.0  3283 
2 Gareev  2674  W14  L9 A15              1.0  2559 
3 Onischuk  2666  D15  D17  A19              1.0  2526 
4 Robson  2620  D16  L22  A11              0.5  2293 
5 Akobian  2616  D17  D19  A23              1.0  2512 
6 Shankland  2612  L18  D14  A16              0.5  2333 
7 Hess  2595  D19  L15  A21              0.5 2328 
8 Kaidanov  2593  W20  D18  A22              1.5  2681 
9 Christiansen  2579  W21  W2  A1              2.0  3363 
10 Shulman  2570  D22  D24  A17              1.0  2407 
11 Stripunsky  2570  L23  D21  A4              0.5  2243 
12 Ramirez  2551  D24  W16  A18              1.5  2643 
13 Shabalov  2544  L1  W20  A24              1.0  2602 
14 Arnold  2538  L2  D6 A20              0.5  2450 
15 Benjamin  2534  D3  W7 A2              1.5  2824 
16 Ivanov  2529  D4  L12  A6              0.5  2393 
17 Khachiyan  2518  D5  D3 A10              1.0  2641 
18 Holt  2513  W6  D8 A12              1.5  2796 
19 Finegold  2505  D7  D5 A3              1.0  2606 
20 Sammour  2463  L8  L13 A14              0.0  1769 
21 Norowitz  2451  L9  D11  A7              0.5  2382 
22 Bryant  2442  D10  W4 A8              1.5  2788 
23 Troff  2421  W11  L1 A5              1.0  2656 
24 Sevian  2371  D12  D10  A13              1.0  2561 



Standings after Round 2:

1st-2nd (2.0/2): Kamsky, Christiansen

3rd-7th (1.5/2): Kaidanov, Ramirez, Benjamin, Holt, Bryant

8th-16th (1.0/2): Gareev, Onischuk, Akobian, Shulman, Shabalov, Khachiyan, Finegold, Troff, Sevian

17th-23rd (0.5/2): Robson, Shankland, Hess, Stripunsky, Arnold, Ivanov, Norowitz

24th (0.0/2): Sammour-Hasbun

 

 

Official Round 3 Pairings: 

 

Kamsky (2.0, 2741) - Christiansen (2.0, 2579)

Bryant (1.5, 2442) - Kaidanov (1.5, 2593)

Holt (1.5, 2513) - Ramirez (1.5, 2551)

Gareev (1.0, 2674) - Benjamin (1.5, 2534)

Onischuk (1.0, 2666) - Finegold (1.0, 2505)

Akobian (1.0, 2616) - Troff (1.0, 2421)

Khachiyan (1.0, 2518) - Shulman (1.0, 2570)

Sevian (1.0, 2371) - Shabalov (1.0, 2544)

Stripunsky (0.5, 2570) - Robson (0.5, 2620)

Ivanov (0.5, 2529) - Shankland (0.5, 2612)

Hess (0.5, 2595) - Norowitz (0.5, 2451)

Arnold (0.5, 2538) - Sammour-Hasbun (0.0, 2463)

 

US Women's Championship:


Player FIDE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Score Place
1 Krush 2470 X             1   2.0  1st-3rd 
2 Zatonskih 2466   X       1       2.0  1st-3rd 
3 Foisor 2300     X 0           0.0  9th-10th 
4 Abrahamyan 2280     1 X           2.0  1st-3rd 
5 Baginskaite 2278       X 1/2         0.5  7th-8th 
6 Belakovskaia 2263   1     X         1.0  4th-6th 
7 Ni 2262         1/2   X   1/2    1.0  4th-6th 
8 Zenyuk 2243             X   1 1.0  4th-6th 
9 Kats 2144 0           1/2    X   0.5  7th-8th 
10 Chiang 2098             0   X 0.0  9th-10th 

 

Official Round 3 Pairings:

Baginskaite (0.5, 2278) - Foisor (0.0, 2300) 

Kats (0.5, 2144) - Abrahamyan (2.0, 2280) 

Zenyuk (1.0, 2243) - Ni (1.0, 2262) 

Zatonskih (2.0, 2466) - Krush (2.0, 2470) 

Belakovskaia (1.0, 2263) - Chiang (0.0, 2098) 

 

Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Score Performance
1 Krush W9 W8 A2              2.0  2994 
2 Zatonskih W6 W10  A1              2.0  2981 
3 Foisor L4 L6  A5              0.0  1472 
4 Abrahamyan W3 W5  A9              2.0  3089 
5 Baginskaite D7 L4  A3              0.5  2078 
6 Belakovskaia L2 W3  A10              1.0  2383 
7 Ni D5 D9  A8              1.0  2211 
8 Zenyuk W10 L1  A7              1.0  2284 
9 Kats L1 D7  A3              0.5  2173 
10 Chiang L8 L2  A6              0.0  1555 

 

Standings after Round 2:

1st-3rd (2.0/2): Krush, Zatonskih, Abrahamyan

4th-6th (1.0/2): Belakovskaia, Ni, Zenyuk

7th-8th (0.5/2): Baginskaite, Kats

9th-10th (0.0/2): Foisor, Chiang


 

Norm Hunt (unofficial):

US Women’s, definite norm scores (IM & GM norms not available):

WIM Viktorija Ni (2262, 1.0/2): 6.0/9 for WGM norm

WIM/CM Iryna Zenyuk (2243, 1.0/2): 6.0/9 for WGM norm

WFM Alena Kats (2144, 0.5/2): 6.0/9 for WGM norm, 4.0/9 for WIM norm

WFM Sarah Chiang (2098, 0.0/2): 6.0/9 for WGM norm, 4.0/9 for WIM norm

 

US Championship, probable norm scores

FM Jorge Sammour-Hasbun (2463, 0.0/2): 5.5/9 for GM norm, 3.5/9 for IM norm

IM-elect Yaacov Norowitz (2451, 0.5/2): 5.5/9 for GM norm

FM John Daniel Bryant (2442, 1.5/2): 5.5/9 for GM norm (and title)

IM Kayden Troff (2421, 1.0/2): 5.5/9 for GM norm

IM-elect Samuel Sevian (2371, 1.0/2): 5.5/9 for GM norm

 

 

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