GM Nepomniachtchi Wins 2008 Aeroflot Open

GM Nepomniachtchi Wins 2008 Aeroflot Open

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Feb 23, 2008, 8:58 AM |
14 | Chess Event Coverage

The Aeroflot Open took place from February 14-22, 2008 in Moscow, Russia. GM Ian Nepomniachtchi won the event with an impressive score of 7/9 and a performance rating of 2822! 

Now lets take a look at one of Nepomniachtchi's key victories which led him to win the event. Here is GM Nepomniachtchi - GM Dreev from round 3 with full annotations and commentary:

 

 

Final Standings:

1) GM Nepomniachtchi (7/9)

2-3) GM Dreev, GM Motylev (6.5/9)

4-8) GM Grachev, GM Guseinov, GM Rodshtein, GM Volokitin, GM Amonatov (6/9) 


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