Minsk: Despite Two Short Draws at Finish Jobava Wins Bronstein Memorial

Время публикации: 19.02.2014 18:38 | Последнее обновление: 19.02.2014 20:54

Bronstein Memorial has finished in Minsk, Belarus. GM Jobava of Georgia made two short draws in last two rounds which allowed two Ukrainian GMs Fedorchuk and Oleksienko to catch him by points. Despite this Jobava surpassed them on a tiebreak and took first.  

Tournament on Chess-Results

Here you can find winning games of the silver and bronze medalist as well as of Sergey Zhigalko who finished 4th.  

[Event "Bronshtein Memorial"] [Site "Minsk"] [Date "2014.02.19"] [Round "9"] [White "Fedorchuk, Sergey A"] [Black "Dubov, Daniil"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B69"] [WhiteElo "2641"] [BlackElo "2614"] [Annotator "Robot 11"] [PlyCount "97"] [EventDate "2014.??.??"] [EventCountry "BLR"] [TimeControl "5400+30"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 e6 7. Qd2 a6 8. O-O-O Be7 9. f4 Bd7 10. Nf3 b5 11. Bxf6 gxf6 12. Qe3 Qc7 13. Bd3 Qa7 14. Qe1 O-O-O 15. Kb1 Rhe8 16. Rf1 Kb8 17. Nd2 Rg8 18. Rf2 Bc8 19. Nb3 Bb7 20. Bf1 Qb6 21. a3 Rd7 22. Rf3 Na5 23. Nxa5 Qxa5 24. Rh3 Bd8 25. Rxh7 b4 26. axb4 Qxb4 27. f5 Bc6 28. Na2 Qxe4 29. Nb4 Qxe1 30. Rxe1 Ba4 31. b3 Rb7 32. Nxa6+ Ka7 33. fxe6 Be8 34. exf7 Bxf7 35. Nb4 Rxb4 36. Rxf7+ Kb6 37. Bc4 Kc5 38. Rd7 Rxc4 39. bxc4 Ba5 40. Re2 Bc3 41. Re3 Be5 42. g3 Rh8 43. h4 Kxc4 44. Rd3 d5 45. R7xd5 Bxg3 46. R5d4+ Kc5 47. Rd5+ Kc4 48. R3d4+ Kc3 49. Rg4 1-0 [Event "Bronshtein Memorial"] [Site "Minsk"] [Date "2014.02.19"] [Round "9"] [White "Oleksienko Mihkailo"] [Black "Tiviakov, Sergei"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B38"] [BlackElo "2639"] [Annotator "Robot 11"] [PlyCount "111"] [EventDate "2014.??.??"] [EventCountry "BLR"] [TimeControl "5400+30"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 g6 5. c4 Bg7 6. Be3 Nf6 7. Nc3 d6 8. Be2 O-O 9. O-O Nxd4 10. Bxd4 Bd7 11. Qd2 Bc6 12. f3 a5 13. b3 Nd7 14. Be3 Nc5 15. Rab1 Qb8 16. Kh1 b6 17. a3 Rc8 18. Nd5 Qb7 19. Bg5 Bxd5 20. exd5 a4 21. b4 Nb3 22. Qe3 b5 23. cxb5 Qxd5 24. f4 Qd4 25. f5 Qxe3 26. Bxe3 d5 27. Bf4 Nd4 28. b6 Rcb8 29. Bxb8 Rxb8 30. Bf3 gxf5 31. Bxd5 e6 32. Bf3 Rxb6 33. Rbc1 Rb8 34. Rc5 Nb5 35. Rfc1 Bb2 36. Rc8+ Rxc8 37. Rxc8+ Kg7 38. Ra8 e5 39. Rxa4 e4 40. Ra5 Nxa3 41. Be2 Nb1 42. Rxf5 Bd4 43. Bc4 f6 44. Rd5 Bf2 45. g3 Nc3 46. Rd7+ Kg6 47. Kg2 Be3 48. b5 h5 49. Rd6 Na4 50. Bb3 Nb6 51. Re6 Kf5 52. Re8 Bd4 53. Bc2 Be5 54. Rh8 Nc4 55. Rxh5+ Kg6 56. Rxe5 1-0 [Event "Bronshtein Memorial"] [Site "Minsk"] [Date "2014.02.19"] [Round "9"] [White "Zhigalko, Sergei"] [Black "Ponkratov, Pavel"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "C11"] [WhiteElo "2661"] [BlackElo "2611"] [Annotator "Robot 11"] [PlyCount "51"] [EventDate "2014.??.??"] [EventCountry "BLR"] [TimeControl "5400+30"] 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. f4 c5 6. Nf3 Nc6 7. Be3 a6 8. Qd2 b5 9. dxc5 Bxc5 10. Bd3 d4 11. Nxd4 Nxd4 12. Ne4 Bb7 13. Bxd4 Bxd4 14. Nd6+ Kf8 15. Nxb7 Qe7 16. O-O-O Nb6 17. Nd6 Nd5 18. Rhe1 Qa7 19. Be4 Be3 20. Rxe3 Nxe3 21. Nxb5 axb5 22. Bxa8 g6 23. Qd8+ Kg7 24. Qf6+ Kh6 25. Qxh8 Nxd1 26. Qf8+ 1-0

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