Yaroslav Zherebukh Wins In Moscow

Yaroslav Zherebukh Wins In Moscow

SonofPearl
SonofPearl
Feb 5, 2012, 10:04 AM |
1 | Chess Event Coverage

Yaroslav Zherebukh World Cup 2011.jpgYaroslav Zherebukh from Ukraine has won the round-robin event for young masters at the RSSU Chess Cup in Moscow.

After a slow start the 18 year-old Zherebukh (pictured) won six games in a row to claim victory with a 7/9 score.

Maxim Matlakov of Russia took second place with 6 points and Ray Robson of the US finished third with 5½ points.

The main 9-round Swiss Open event was won by Igor Lysyj who defeated leader Dmitry Kokarev in the final round to claim first place with 7½/9.

Elsewhere, Marina Romanko won the women's Open with 7½/9 and the women's round-robin competition was won by Nino Batsiashvili with 7/9.

The final cross-table in the young masters round-robin competition:

1 Zherebukh Yaroslav  2594 UKR * ½ 1 ½ 0 1 1 1 1 1 7.0
2 Matlakov Maxim  2625 RUS ½ * ½ 1 1 ½ 1 1 0 ½ 6.0
3 Robson Ray  2596 USA 0 ½ * 1 1 ½ 1 0 1 ½ 5.5
4 Grigoryan Avetik  2621 ARM ½ 0 0 * 1 ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 5.0
5 Stukopin Andrey  2460 RUS 1 0 0 0 * ½ ½ ½ ½ 1 4.0
6 Yilmaz Mustafa  2521 TUR 0 ½ ½ ½ ½ * 1 ½ ½ 0 4.0
7 Belous Vladimir  2522 RUS 0 0 0 ½ ½ 0 * 1 ½ 1 3.5
8 Ipatov Alexander  2586 ESP 0 0 1 0 ½ ½ 0 * 1 ½ 3.5
9 Reshetnikov Alexey  2514 RUS 0 1 0 ½ ½ ½ ½ 0 * ½ 3.5
10 Swiercz Dariusz  2583 POL 0 ½ ½ 0 0 1 0 ½ ½ * 3.0

 

Alexander Ipatov - Yaroslav Zherebukh.JPG

 

 

Yaroslav Zherebukh - Alexey Reshnetikov.JPG

 

 

The top standings in the main Open event:

1 Lysyj Igor   RUS  2633 7.5
2 Inarkiev Ernesto   RUS  2689 7.0
3 Kokarev Dmitry   RUS  2618 7.0
4 Eliseev Urii   RUS  2435 7.0
5 Maletin Pavel   RUS  2575 6.5
6 Lastin Alexander   RUS  2538 6.5
7 Aleksandrov Aleksej   BLR  2612 6.5
8 Socko Bartosz   POL  2636 6.5
9 Svetushkin Dmitry   MDA  2598 6.5
10 Dubov Daniil   RUS  2498 6.5
11 Chadaev Nikolai   RUS  2556 6.5
12 Romanov Evgeny   RUS  2628 6.5
13 Kurnosov Igor   RUS  2648 6.5
14 Deviatkin Andrei   RUS  2574 6.5
15 Goganov Aleksey   RUS  2497 6.0
16 Ni Hua   CHN  2641 6.0
17 Kovchan Alexander   UKR  2565 6.0
18 Khairullin Ildar   RUS  2638 6.0
19 Khismatullin Denis   RUS  2664 6.0
20 Andreikin Dmitry   RUS  2688 6.0

 

Igor Lysyj won the Open competition

Igor Lysyj.JPG

 

 

 

 

All pictures by Julia Manakova at the official website.

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