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1st Geneva chess masters



26th - 30th June ,
Geneva , Switzerland
2 groups, 8 players
Each player will play 2 games against the opponent: 25 minutes + 10 seconds per move
tie break : 2 blitz : 4 minutes + 2 secondes


Mamedyarov ( AZE ) is the winner.

Final :
Mamedyarov Shakriyar - Kramnik Vladimir : 1 - 0
Kramnik Vladimir - Mamedyarov Shakriyar : 0.5 - 0.5

Semi-final on 29th June

Kramnik - Nakamura: 2.5 - 1.5

Kramnik Vladimir - Nakamura Hikaru : : 0.5 - 0.5
Nakamura Hikaru - Kramnik Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5

Tie-break - blitz
Nakamura Hikaru - Kramnik Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Kramnik Vladimir - Nakamura Hikaru : 1 - 0

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Mamedyarov - Bacrot : 2.5 - 1.5

Bacrot Etienne - Mamedyarov Shakriyar: 0 - 1
Mamedyarov Shakriyar - Bacrot Etienne : 0 - 1
Tie-break - blitz
Mamedyarov Shakriyar - Bacrot Etienne : 1 - 0
Bacrot Etienne - Mamedyarov Shakriyar: 0.5 - 0.5


Group A:
Rank PlayersCountry Win Points
1 Mamedyarov Shakriyar AZE 38
2 Kramnik Vladimir RUS 25
3 Pelletier Yannick SUI 14
4 Polgar Judit HUN 01


Group B:
Rank PlayersCountry WinPoints
1 Nakamura Hikaru USA 38
2 Bacrot Etienne FRA 26
3 Kosteniuk Alexandra RUS 13
4 Edouard Romain FRA 01
for each match won without the blitz, the winner scores 3 points and his opponent 0. For each match won after the blitz, the winner scores 2 points and his opponent 1

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Round 3 Group B:

Edouard, Romain - Kosteniuk, Alexandra : 0 - 1
Nakamura, Hikaru - Bacrot, Etienne : 1 - 0

Bacrot, Etienne - Nakamura, Hikaru : 0 - 1
Kosteniuk, Alexandra - Edouard, Romain : 1 - 0

Round 3 Group A:

Pelletier, Yannick - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Polgar, Judit - Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar : 1 - 0

Kramnik, Vladimir - Pelletier, Yannick : 0.5 - 0.5
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar - Polgar, Judit : 1 - 0

Tie break Blitz : Kramnik - Pelletier
Kramnik, Vladimir - Pelletier, Yannick : 1 - 0
Pelletier, Yannick - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5

Tie break Blitz : Mamedyarov - Polgar
Polgar, Judit - Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar : 1 - 0
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar - Polgar, Judit : 1 - 0

Round 2 Group B:

Bacrot, Etienne - Edouard, Romain: 1 - 0
Kosteniuk, Alexandra - Nakamura, Hikaru: 0 - 1

Edouard, Romain - Bacrot, Etienne : 0.5 - 0.5
Nakamura, Hikaru - Kosteniuk, Alexandra: 1 - 0

Round 2 Group A:

Kramnik, Vladimir - Polgar, Judit : 1 - 0
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar - Pelletier, Yannick : 0.5 - 0.5

Pelletier, Yannick - Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar : 0 - 1
Polgar, Judit - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5

Round 1 Group A:

Kramnik, Vladimir - Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar : 0 - 1
Polgar, Judit - Pelletier, Yannick : 0 - 1

Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar - Kramnik, Vladimir : 0.5 - 0.5
Pelletier, Yannick - Polgar, Judit: 1 - 0

Round 1 Group B:

Kosteniuk, Alexandra - Bacrot, Etienne : 0.5 - 0.5
Nakamura, Hikaru - Edouard, Romain : 0.5 - 0.5

Bacrot, Etienne - Kosteniuk, Alexandra : 1 - 0
Edouard, Romain - Nakamura, Hikaru : 0.5 - 0.5

Tie break Blitz : Edouard - Nakamura

Edouard, Romain - Nakamura, Hikaru : 0 - 1
Nakamura, Hikaru - Edouard, Romain : 1 - 0








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