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Inarkiev wins Russian Championship Higher League
Tuesday, July 02, 2013 10:29
On Saturday Ernesto Inarkiev won the Russian Championship Higher League in Yekaterinenburg. The 27-year-old Russian grandmaster edged out Ian Nepomniachtchi on tiebreak after both players finished on 6.5/9. Alexander Motylev, Alex Goganov and Anton Shomoev were the other three players who qualified for the Russian Championship Super Final which...
Zoltan Almasi (r.) playing against Ernesto Inarkiev
Sunday, May 05, 2013 21:51
Zoltan Almasi won the Capablanca Memorial Elite group on Wednesday with a score of 6.5/10. The 37 year old Hungarian grandmaster finished half a point ahead of Cubans Leinier Dominguez and Yuniesky Quesada, who had a very successful tournament. Photos by Maria del Carmen Ramon for Columna Deportiva Was it fate or just a coincidence? Alexander...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 17:26
Ernesto Inarkiev won the first stage of the Russian Rapid Grand Prix on Sunday in Volgograd. The 27-year-old grandmaster finished on 10/11, half a point more than GMs Pavel Smirnov, Dmitry Bocharov and Dmitry Andreikin. The time control was 15 minutes plus 10 seconds increment per move and Inarkiev won the first prize of 65,000 rubles (about 1600...
European Championship: 10 players in the lead, 7 defaulted
Monday, March 26, 2012 10:01
Going into the first (and only) rest day, a group of 10 grandmasters is sharing first place at the European Championship in Plovdiv: Sergei Azarov, Laurent Fressinet, Ernesto Inarkiev, Gawain Jones, Denis Khismatullin, Anton Korobov, Yuriy Kuzubov, Maxim Matlakov, Arkadij Naiditsch and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave. 7 players lost by default in round 6...