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86th St. Petersburg Chess Championships

The 86th Saint Petersburg Chess Championships for men and women are taking place on 11th – 21st March, 2013 at the Russian cultural capital.

Both tournaments are single round robins with 12 players each. The classical time control of 90 min for 40 moves + 30 min (and 30 sec increment) is being used.

The average rating in the men’s tournament is 2393, while the women’s is 1968. The Chief Arbiter is the IA Viatcheslav Ivanov.

The games can be replayed at the official website.

Saint Petersburg

Participants – Men’s tournament:

1 GM Valerij Popov 2557
2 IM Aleksey Goganov 2556
3 GM Denis Yevseev 2536
4 GM Evgeny Levin 2508
5 Kirill Alekseenko 2447
6 Vasily Usmanov 2369
7 IM Ruslan Kashtanov 2351
8 German Bazeev 2339
9 FM Pavel Martynov 2339
10 FM Anatoly Donskov 2300
11 Andrey Vunder 2271
12 Sergei Lobanov 2148



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