U.S. Chess Championship Results (So Far)

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May 9, 2009, 12:00 AM |
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Round 1
Friday, May 8, 2:00 pm CST

 

The first round of the U.S. Championship has begun and it is in progress now. Hikaru Nakamura and Alexander Shabalov will be an interesting battle. Several players will make their debut including hometown favorite, Charles Lawton.

#
White
USCF
Result
Black
USCF
 
1.
GM Yury Shulman
2697
1-0
IM Enrico Sevillano
2549
2.
GM Ildar Ibragimov
2628
0-1
GM Gata Kamsky
2798
3.
GM Hikaru Nakamura
2757
1-0
GM Alexander Shabalov
2620
4.
GM Joshua Friedel
2568
1/2
GM Alexander Onischuk
2736
5.
IM Robert Hess
2545
1-0
GM Larry Christiansen
2681
6.
GM Julio Becerra
2672
1-0
IM Ray Robson
2542
7.
IM Anna Zatonskih
2503
0-1
GM Varuzhan Akobian
2664
8.
GM Gregory Kaidanov
2662
1/2
IM Irina Krush
2496
9.
IM Samuel Shankland
2464
1/2
GM Joel Benjamin
2650
10.
GM Jaan Ehlvest
2649
1-0
IM Michael Brooks
2419
11.
Charles Lawton
2350
0-1
GM Melikset Khachiyan
2632
12.
GM Boris Gulko
2631
0-1
Tyler Hughes
2293

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