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Ukrainian Championship: Kryvoruchko edges out Ponomariov
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 16:40
Yuriy Kryvoruchko is the new Ukrainian Champion. The 26-year-old grandmaster from Lviv edged out Ruslan Ponomariov on tiebreak (Sonneborn-Berger) after both grandmasters had finished on 7.5/11. For Ponomariov this was a normal score, but for Kryvoruchko, as the 8th seeded player, this was excellent. Yuri Kryvoruchko wins in Kiev | Photo official...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 17:35
Chess-news reports that 3-8 June there will be a strong rapid tournament in Kiev, Ukraine: the international festival "Sberbank Open". The main event is a 10-player rapid event with Anatoly Karpov, Sergey Karjakin, Evgeny Tomashevsky, Veselin Topalov, Peter Leko, Arkady Naiditsch, Sergei Zhigalko, Pavel Eljanov, Anton Korobov and Alexander...
Anton Korobov
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Friday, August 10, 2012 12:00
Anton Korobov won the Ukrainian Championship in Kiev convincingly, finishing a point ahead of Alexander Areshchenko and Andrei Volokitin. Korobov's 8/11 was good for a 2831 TPR. Top seed Ruslan Ponomariov finished on 4th place with 6/11. Anton Korobov is the new Ukrainian Champion | Photo © Ukrainian Championship on Facebook Event Ukrainian...
Andrei Volokitin
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Thursday, August 02, 2012 15:29
Andrei Volokitin is leading the Ukrainian Championship in Kiev after six rounds of play. The 26-year-old grandmaster from Lviv started the tournament with the excellent score of 5/6 and a 2929 performance. Anton Korobov is in second place, a full point behind the leader while Pavel Eljanov and Ruslan Ponomariov are to be found further down the...