9 exercises from the 9 games of the Budapest Spring Festival

9 exercises from the 9 games of the Budapest Spring Festival

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I selected 9 positions, 1 position from each game of the Budapest Spring Festival I played in the last 9 days. Some of the position were actually played in the games some of them I found when I calculated the variation when playing or when analysing the games later.

In round 1 I played with white against the Hungarian Grandmaster Ferenc Berkes:

In round 2 I played the Hungarian player Mate Felmery:

In round 3 I played with the Hungarian player Marcell Varga:

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In round 4 I won my first game in the tourney against the Hungarian Gentleman Jozsef Burghart: 

In round 5 I played with the Hungarian Women FIDE-Master Hanna Ivan-Gal:

In round 6 I played against the Indian Grandmaster Visakh NR:

In round 7 I played the the Hungarian Women International Master Barbara Mihok-Juhasz:

In round 8 I played with the talented Hungarian FIDE-Master Balazs Pasztor:

In the final 9th round I played with the young Indian player Karthik Thrish:

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