GM Sasikiran Wins 2008 Najdorf Memorial

GM Sasikiran Wins 2008 Najdorf Memorial

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Aug 12, 2008, 10:19 AM |
1 | Chess Event Coverage

The 2008 Najdorf Memorial took place in Warsaw, Poland from August 2-10, 2008. This was a category XV event with an average rating of 2608. GM Sasikiran won clear first with a score of 6.5/9 a full point ahead of second place and going throughout the event undefeated.

Here are some of the critical games which led GM Sasikiran to win first place:









Final Standings:

1) GM Sasikiran (6.5/9)

2-3) GM Berg, GM Nyback (5.5/9)

4-5) GM Socko, GM Krasenkow (5/9)

6) GM Rozentalis (4/9)

7-9) GM Macieja, GM Kempinski, GM Balogh (3.5/9)

10) IM Olszewski (3/9)
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