Reports | June 24, 2013 15:48

Tiviakov wins DYTM Raja Dr Nazrin Shah Invitational Masters

Sergei Tiviakov won the DYTM Raja Dr Nazrin Shah Invitational Masters for the second time. The Dutch grandmaster was top seed but still finished on an impressive 9/10 score. GM Thomas Luther of Germany finished second. The tournament was organized by the Malaysian Chess Federation and KLCA and took place June 13th-22nd at the Swiss Inn & Palace of the Golden Horses in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo courtesy of KL Chess

Final standings

Rk. Title Name Rtg FED Pts. TB1 TB2
1 GM Tiviakov Sergei 2644 NED 9.0 0.0 40.00
2 GM Luther Thomas 2552 GER 7.5 0.0 32.25
3 IM Nolte Rolando 2440 PHI 7.0 0.0 28.50
4 GM Murshed Niaz 2479 BAN 5.5 0.0 21.50
5 IM Ramnath Bhuvanesh.R 2352 IND 5.0 1.0 20.75
6 IM Goh Wei Ming Kevin 2441 SIN 5.0 0.0 16.50
7 IM Mas Hafizulhelmi 2347 MAS 4.5 0.0 18.00
8 WGM Padmini Rout 2347 IND 4.0 1.0 16.25
9 IM Dimakiling Oliver 2372 PHI 4.0 0.0 13.50
10 IM Wohl Aleksandar H. 2369 AUS 3.5 0.0 11.75
11 GM Wong Meng Kong 2301 SIN 0.0 0.0 0.00


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PP (nl)'s picture

Nice to win of course, but with this difference in strength compared to the opposition, anything else but first (or maybe second) would be a really, really bad result...

Sum Ting Wong's picture

It's all gone a bit Wong at the bottom of the table. GM 2300?! Hmmmm.

Anonymous's picture

No need for racist comments.

Anthony Migchels's picture

This is not racist, this is funny. Drop the PC bullcrap, it's killing for the soul.

William's picture

Wong is a psychiatrist. His rating drop is downright depressing. Graph is here->

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