GM Baburin and GM Greenfeld Win 2008 Irish Championships

GM Baburin and GM Greenfeld Win 2008 Irish Championships

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Jul 16, 2008, 2:33 PM |
5 | Chess Event Coverage

The 2008 Irish Chess Championships took place July 5-13, 2008 at the Academy Plaza Hotel in Dublin, Ireland. After 9 hard fought rounds GM Baburin and GM Greenfeld split first place with an impressive score of 8/9 which was 1.5 points out in front of third place!

Now let us take a look at some critical victories of the two players which led them to split a share of first place:

 

 

 

 

And here is the critical game from the 4th round when the two top contenders met each other:

 

 

Final standings:

1-2) GM Baburin, GM Greenfeld (8/9)

3) GM Hebden (6.5/9)

4) FM Jessel (6/9)


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