Karjakin Wins In Poikovsky

Karjakin Wins In Poikovsky

SonofPearl
SonofPearl
Jun 14, 2010, 10:48 AM |
14 | Chess Event Coverage

Sergey Karjakin (pictured) has followed up his recent win in the World Rapid Cup with victory in the 11th Poikovsky tournament in Russia.

Viktor Bologan ended the tournament with three wins in a row to finish level with Karjakin on 7/11, but Karjakin had the better tie-break score.

Some games from the latter stages of the event are below.  The official website (in Russian) is here.

The final crosstable:

 Karjakin, Sergey   UKR
2739 *   ½
½
0 1 ½
1 ½
1 1 ½
½
7
 Bologan, Viktor  MDA  2668 ½  *  0 ½  ½  ½  ½  1 1 1 ½  1 7
 Jakovenko, Dmitry  RUS  2725 ½  1 *  1 ½  0 ½  1 0 ½  ½  1  
 Vitiugov, Nikita  RUS  2707 1 ½  0 *  ½  ½  1 ½  ½  ½  1 ½   
 Riazantsev, Alexander  RUS  2674 0 ½  ½  ½  *  ½  ½  ½  1 ½  1 ½  6
 Onischuk, Alexander  USA  2699 ½  ½  1 ½  ½  *  0 ½  ½  ½  ½  ½   
 Sutovsky, Emil  ISR  2661 0 ½  ½  0 ½  1 *  ½  1 0 ½  ½  5
 Jobava, Baadur  GEO  2715 ½  0 0 ½  ½  ½  ½  *  ½  ½  ½  1 5
 Sokolov, Ivan  BIH  2654 0 0 1 ½  0 ½  0 ½  *  1 1 ½  5
 Naiditsch, Arkadij  GER  2686 0 0 ½  ½  ½  ½  1 ½  0 *  ½  ½   
 Rublevsky, Sergei  RUS  2704 ½  ½  ½  0 0 ½  ½  ½  0 ½  *  ½  4
 Motylev, Alexander  RUS  2704 ½  0 0 ½  ½  ½  ½  0 ½  ½  ½  *  4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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