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2nd Millionaire Chess Open 2015 ()

2nd Millionaire Chess Open 2015

Nakamura beat Le in the final 1.5-0.5. Photo © David Llada.

Nakamura beat Le in the final 1.5-0.5. Photo © David Llada. | http://millionairechess.com/

The 2nd Millionaire Chess open took place 8th to 12th October 2015. 7 rounds of open chess followed by tie-breaks produce four players for the knock-out segment and the main prizes. Leading players: Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, Yangyi Yu, Gata Kamsky, Liem Le, Luke McShane, Ray Robson, Evgeny Bareev, Evgeniy Najer, Sam Shankland, Aleksandr Shimanov, Varuzhan Akobian, Sergei Azarov, Yaroslav Zherebukh, Illya Nyzhnyk, Aleksandr Lenderman, Vasif Durarbayli, Bartlomiej Macieja, Isan Reynaldo Ortiz Suarez, Jianchou Zhou, Alejandro Ramirez, Andrey Stukopin etc Hikaru Nakamura took the $100,000 first prize by beating Quang Liem Le in the final. Nakamura didn't have it easy earlier having to go to tie-breaks to secure his place in the Semi-Finals.

Millionaire Chess 2015 (Las Vegas USA)
Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015 - Official Site - Live

Millionaire Chess Op 2015 (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:120m+30m) - Games in PGN: Games

Millionaire Chess KO 2015 (4 players 2 Rds KO Indiv TC:25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: KO Final

Millionaire KO U2550 (4 players 2 Rds KO Indiv TC:25m+5spm)

Millionaire TB A 2015 (5 players 5 Rds SRR Indiv TC:25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB A

Millionaire TB B 2015 (4 players 3 Rds SRR Indiv TC:25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB B

Millionaire TB B m 2015 (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC:25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB2 B

Millionaire TB Final 2015 (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC:25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TBB Final

Millionaire TB U2550 (5 players 5 Rds SRR Indiv TC:25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB 2550

Millionaire TB2 U2550 (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC:25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB2 2550

Millionaire Chess Op 2015 (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC: 120m+30m) - Games in PGN: Games

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Millionaire Chess Op 2015 Las Vegas USA Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015
Leading Final Round 9 Standings:
RkSNoNameFEDRtgPtsTB1TB2TB3
13So WesleyUSA27737.051.541.539.00
28Mcshane Luke JENG26747.050.539.538.00
32Caruana FabianoUSA28087.045.535.534.50
410Najer EvgeniyRUS26587.043.033.032.50
59Bareev EvgenyCAN26696.550.539.534.00
66Kamsky GataUSA26916.548.538.033.25
77Robson RayUSA26806.547.536.533.25
824Kaidanov Gregory SUSA25616.545.535.531.75
927Xiong JefferyUSA25496.544.034.031.25
1017Zhou JianchaoCHN26066.542.532.530.00
114Yu YangyiCHN27216.053.041.534.25
125Le Quang LiemVIE26976.052.541.531.25
1311Shankland Samuel LUSA26566.048.538.032.00
14Nyzhnyk IllyaUKR26286.048.538.032.00
1519Azarov SergeiBLR25916.048.037.028.75
1616Lenderman AleksandrUSA26156.048.037.028.25
1757Norowitz YaacovUSA24356.045.535.028.50
1835Troff Kayden WUSA25286.045.534.527.25
1931Holt ConradUSA25296.044.535.025.50
2038Pakleza ZbigniewPOL25206.044.533.530.00
2133Chirila Ioan-CristianROU25286.044.035.029.00
2234Rombaldoni AxelITA25286.044.034.525.00
2328Huschenbeth NiclasGER25416.043.534.028.50
2412Akobian VaruzhanUSA26356.042.533.027.50
2520Stukopin AndreyRUS25876.042.032.026.25
2643Fishbein AlexanderUSA24896.040.532.023.75
271Nakamura HikaruUSA28145.555.544.531.75
2818Shimanov AleksandrRUS25935.550.539.529.25
2932Popilski GilISR25295.549.539.025.75
3015Durarbayli VasifAZE26185.548.038.025.75
3146Kjartansson GudmundurISL24745.548.037.527.25
3222Ortiz Suarez Isan ReynaldoCUB25775.547.036.524.00
3345Drozdowski KacperPOL24765.543.534.022.25
3452Gurevich DanielUSA24555.543.034.523.00
3513Zherebukh YaroslavUSA26305.543.033.525.00
3649Priyadharshan K.IND24625.542.532.524.50
3725Indjic AleksandarSRB25585.542.031.523.00
3870Viswanadha KesavUSA23715.541.031.521.25
3939Kadric DenisBIH25185.540.031.023.75
4023Macieja BartlomiejPOL25745.538.030.521.50
4192Rojas Sepulveda EduardoCHI23045.048.537.525.75
4280Mandizha FaraiZIM23425.047.539.022.25
4354Li RuifengUSA24445.047.036.024.25
4466Meinhardt MaximilianGER23815.047.036.023.75
4544Berczes DavidHUN24885.046.537.521.00
4658Sheng JoshuaUSA24295.046.035.021.00
4747Boros DenesHUN24655.045.035.024.25
4855Quintiliano Pinto Renato R.BRA24425.045.034.521.50
4937Arun Prasad S.IND25205.045.034.520.50
5072Liang AwonderUSA23615.044.535.023.25
147 players

Millionaire KO U2550 (4 players 2 Rds KO Indiv TC: 25m+5spm)

Millionaire Chess KO 2015 (4 players 2 Rds KO Indiv TC: 25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: KO Final

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Millionaire Chess KO 2015 Las Vegas USA Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015
Leading Final Round 2 Standings:
RkNameTiFEDRtg1234Pts
1Nakamura, HikaruGMUSA28161=1.5
2Le, Quang LiemGMVIE26970=0.5
3Yu, YangyiGMCHN2721112
4Lenderman, AleksandrGMUSA2623000
1Nakamura, HikaruGMUSA2816===12.5
3Yu, YangyiGMCHN2721===01.5
1Le, Quang LiemGMVIE2697112
3Lenderman, AleksandrGMUSA2623000
8 players

Millionaire TB B 2015 (4 players 3 Rds SRR Indiv TC: 25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB B

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Millionaire TB B 2015 Las Vegas USA Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015
Leading Final Round 3 Standings:
RkNameRtgGms1234PtsTB1
1Nakamura, Hikaru28163*½112.52.25
2Kamsky, Gata26803½*112.52.25
3Azarov, Sergei2580300*11.0
4Bareev, Evgeny26693000*0.0
4 players

Millionaire TB U2550 (5 players 5 Rds SRR Indiv TC: 25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB 2550

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Millionaire TB U2550 Las Vegas USA Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015
Leading Final Round 5 Standings:
RkNameRtgGms12345PtsTB1
1Hernandez Carmenate, Holden25244*10½12.54.50
2Tazbir, Marcin251640*½112.54.00
3Sevian, Samuel255641½*½02.04.75
4Rombaldoni, Axel25284½0½*12.03.25
5Huschenbeth, Niclas254140010*1.0
5 players

Millionaire TB B m 2015 (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC: 25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB2 B

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Millionaire TB B m 2015 Las Vegas USA Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015
Leading Final Round 2 Standings:
RkNameTiFEDRtg12Pts
1Nakamura HikaruGMUSA28161=1.5
2Kamsky GataGMUSA26800=0.5
2 players

Millionaire TB2 U2550 (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC: 25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB2 2550

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Millionaire TB2 U2550 Las Vegas USA Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015
Leading Final Round 2 Standings:
RkNameTiFEDRtg12Pts
1Sevian SamuelGMUSA2556112
2Rombaldoni AxelGMITA2528100
2 players

Millionaire TB A 2015 (5 players 5 Rds SRR Indiv TC: 25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TB A

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Millionaire TB A 2015 Las Vegas USA Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015
Leading Final Round 5 Standings:
RkNameRtgGms12345PtsTB1
1So, Wesley27604*½1113.5
2McShane, Luke J26744½*½012.03.25
3Shimanov, Aleksandr259340½*1½2.02.25
4Kaidanov, Gregory S25613010*1.0
5Caruana, Fabiano2796300½*0.5
5 players

Millionaire TB Final 2015 (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC: 25m+5spm) - Games in PGN: TBB Final

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Millionaire TB Final 2015 Las Vegas USA Thu 8th Oct 2015 - Mon 12th Oct 2015
Leading Final Round 2 Standings:
RkNameTiFEDRtg123Pts
1Nakamura HikaruGMUSA2816==12
2So WesleyGMUSA2760==01
2 players

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