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49th Biel Chess Festival 2016 (Games and Results)

49th Biel Chess Festival 2016

The 49th Biel Chess Festival takes place 23rd July to 3rd August. Maxime Vachier-Lagrave beat Peter Svidler 3-1 in a four game match in the main event. Vachier-Lagrave won the initial rapid match 2.5-1.5. There were two Junior matches alongside Benjamin Bok beat Nico Georgiadis 5-1 and Fracesco Rambaldi beat Noel Studer 3.5-2.5 (both over 6 games). The main Open tournament was won by Sam Shankland.

49th Biel Chess Festival 2016 (Biel SUI)
Sat 23rd Jul 2016 - Wed 3rd Aug 2016 - Official Site - Live

49th Biel Masters Match (2 players 4 Rds Match Indiv TC:100:50:15+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games Classical

49th Biel Masters Rapid (2 players 4 Rds Match Indiv TC:15m+5spm) - Games in PGN: Games Rapid

Biel Exhibition Blitz RR (6 players 5 Rds SRR Indiv TC:3m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Blitz

Exhibition Blitz Final (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC:3m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Blitz Final

49th Biel Juniors Match (2 players 6 Rds Match Indiv TC:100:50:15+30spm(1))

49th Biel Juniors Rapid (2 players 4 Rds Match Indiv TC:15m+5spm) - Games in PGN: Games Junior Rapid

49th Biel Master Open (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games Open

49th Biel Masters Match (2 players 4 Rds Match Indiv TC: 100:50:15+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games Classical

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49th Biel Masters Biel
Svidler, Peter - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½ 34 B51 Sicilian Rossolimo
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Svidler, Peter 1-0 47 C89 Ruy Lopez Marshall
Svidler, Peter - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 0-1 37 B90 Sicilian Najdorf Variation
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Svidler, Peter ½-½ 40 C92 Ruy Lopez Chigorin
49th Biel Masters Biel (SUI), 24-24 vii 2016
Name Ti NAT Rtg 1 2 3 4 Total Perf
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime g FRA 2798 ½ 1 1 ½ 3 2952
Svidler, Peter g RUS 2759 ½ 0 0 ½ 1 2605

49th Biel Masters Rapid (2 players 4 Rds Match Indiv TC: 15m+5spm) - Games in PGN: Games Rapid

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49th Biel Masters Rapid Biel
Svidler, Peter - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 0-1 42 B90 Sicilian Najdorf Variation
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Svidler, Peter 0-1 49 B42 Sicilian Paulsen
Svidler, Peter - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 0-1 46 D85 Gruenfeld Defence
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Svidler, Peter ½-½ 33 C84 Ruy Lopez Centre Attack
49th Biel Masters Rapid Biel (SUI), 24-24 vii 2016
Name Ti NAT Rtg 1 2 3 4 Total Perf
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime g FRA 2798 1 0 1 ½ 2854
Svidler, Peter g RUS 2759 0 1 0 ½ 2711

Exhibition Blitz Final (2 players 2 Rds Match Indiv TC: 3m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Blitz Final

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Exhibition Blitz Final Biel SUI Sat 23rd Jul 2016 - Wed 3rd Aug 2016
Leading Final Round 2 Standings:
RkNameTiFEDRtg12Pts
1Vachier Lagrave, MaximeGMFRA2798112
2Svidler, PeterGMRUS2759000
2 players

49th Biel Juniors Match (2 players 6 Rds Match Indiv TC: 100:50:15+30spm(1))

49th Biel Juniors Match Biel SUI Sat 23rd Jul 2016 - Wed 3rd Aug 2016
Leading Final Round 6 Standings:
RkNameTiFEDRtg123456Pts
1Rambaldi, FrancescoGMITA25441=====3.5
2Studer, NoelIMSUI24620=====2.5
1Bok, BenjaminGMNED261311==115.0
2Georgiadis, NicoIMSUI247000==001.0
4 players

Biel Exhibition Blitz RR (6 players 5 Rds SRR Indiv TC: 3m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Blitz

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49th Biel Juniors Rapid (2 players 4 Rds Match Indiv TC: 15m+5spm) - Games in PGN: Games Junior Rapid

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49th Biel Juniors Rapid Biel SUI Sat 23rd Jul 2016 - Wed 3rd Aug 2016
Leading Final Round 4 Standings:
RkNameTiFEDRtg1234Pts
1Bok, BenjaminGMNED2613==1=2.5
2Georgiadis, NicoIMSUI2470==0=1.5
1Studer, NoelIMSUI246201==2
1Rambaldi, FrancescoGMITA254410==2
4 players

49th Biel Master Open (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC: 90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games Open

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49th Biel Master Open Biel SUI Sat 23rd Jul 2016 - Wed 3rd Aug 2016
Leading Final Round 9 Standings:
RkNameTiFEDRtg+-=PtsTB1TB2
1Shankland, Samuel LGMUSA26616037.548.0366.5
2Safarli, EltajGMAZE26785047.047.5361.5
3Aravindh, Chithambaram VRGMIND25435136.549.0351.0
4Bachmann, AxelGMPAR26495136.546.0347.5
5Salem, A R. SalehGMUAE26084056.545.5352.0
6Sasikiran, KrishnanGMIND26395136.545.0348.5
7Baklan, VladimirGMUKR26184056.543.5352.0
8Khairullin, IldarGMRUS26294056.543.5347.5
9Saric, IvanGMCRO26605226.048.0351.0
10Kovchan, AlexanderGMUKR25765226.047.5357.5
11Vitiugov, NikitaGMRUS27283066.047.0348.0
12Kraemer, MartinGMGER25675226.043.0355.0
13Erdos, ViktorGMHUN25783066.043.0332.0
14Henrichs, ThomasIMGER24715226.043.0322.0
15Brkic, AnteGMCRO25854146.042.0349.0
16Meier, GeorgGMGER26573066.042.0346.0
17Edouard, RomainGMFRA26393066.042.0340.5
18Donchenko, AlexanderGMGER25834146.041.0337.0
19Balogh, CsabaGMHUN26354146.040.5335.5
20Rodshtein, MaximGMISR26983066.039.5338.5
21Bartel, MateuszGMPOL26495315.546.5334.5
22Kunin, VitalyGMGER25924235.546.0347.5
23Gozzoli, YannickGMFRA25714235.544.5338.5
24Bellahcene, BilelIMFRA24984235.544.5330.0
25Karthikeyan, MuraliGMIND25134235.543.0327.0
26Sethuraman, S PGMIND26564235.542.5351.0
27Jumabayev, RinatGMKAZ26135315.542.5346.5
28Horvath, AdamGMHUN24985315.542.0334.0
29Swayams, MishraIMIND24574235.541.0337.5
30Baron, TalGMISR25574235.541.0319.5
31Tabatabaei, M aminIMIRI24814235.540.0325.0
32Liang, AwonderIMUSA24305315.539.0321.0
33Siva MahadevanIMIND23525315.535.5318.0
34Riff, Jean-NoelGMFRA24945315.534.5313.5
35Stany, G AIMIND24764325.045.0319.0
36Haimovich, TalIMISR23834325.043.5336.0
37AL-Sayed, MohammedGMQAT25244325.043.5334.5
38Shyam, Sundar MGMIND25263245.043.0324.5
39Bellaiche, AnthonyIMFRA24994325.041.0323.0
40Baskin, RobertFMGER23753245.037.5306.0
41Perske, ThoreFMGER23834325.037.0323.0
42Das, ArghyadipIMIND24572165.037.0309.0
43Teh, Eu Wen AronFMMAS23285405.036.5316.0
44Schaerer, JulianSUI22603245.036.5312.5
45Mroziak, MaciejPOL23063334.544.5333.0
46Nezad, Husein AzizIMQAT24193334.544.0333.5
47Gaehwiler, GabrielFMSUI23922254.543.5327.5
48Vernay, ClovisIMFRA25073334.542.5314.5
49Bartel, MartaWGMPOL22604414.540.0317.5
50Kambrath, YannickFMFRA23763334.540.0314.5
56 players

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