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Sicilian Defense, Nyezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30)

Winner:

#1 Pleasure_Paradigm (1628)

TD: alescia Started on January 11, 2013 at 7:31 AM
Players: 7   Time Control: 3 days/move
Max Group Size: 7   Rating Range: >1500
# Advance: 1   Tie Breaks: Yes
Points Available: 189   Games Rated: Yes

This is a "No Vacation" tournament!

TOURNAMENT FINISHED!
Tournament Stats
Starting Players: 7 Completed Games: 42 (tournament is 100% complete)
Players Withdrawn: 0 (0%) # Timeouts: 1 (2%)
Remaining Players: 1 (14%) Remaining Games: 0
Average Rating: 1805 Biggest Upset: 1656 defeats 2230

The Sicilian Defense, Nyezhmetdinov-Rossolimo Attack (B30) starts with the moves: 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5.

It is popular among very strong players (see ranking by performance rating at http://chesstempo.com/chess-openings.html among openings played at least 10000 times in the database).