Friday, February 4, 2011

7th International Chess Festival Moscow Open 2011 Round 6: Nikolai Kabanov took solo lead, Gomez , Barbosa closes in!

Gm Nikolai Kabanov of Russia defeated 3rd rank Maksim Turov in 55 moves of a Caro Kann defense to take the solo lead in the 2011
Moscow International Open after six rounds .The  match between 5th rounds co leaders Yu Yangyi -Pavel Kotsur and Zhou Weiqi -Igor Kovalenko all ended in a draw.The four drop into a 7 way tie for 2nd place with Im Anton Demchenko;Maxim Matlakov and FM Karen Grigoryan.Philippine's John Paul Gomez won against Denis Kutuzov while Oliver Barbosa defeated Evgeny Yarmolenko.Gomez  is now tied for 9th -31 st place with 5 points. Oliver Barbos led forty three players with scores of 4.5 points.The competition is a nine round Swiss System.

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