The 19th Karpov Poikovsky tournament took place 26th May to 6th June 2018.
The venue was the Sports School “Neptune” in Poikovsky, Nefteyugansk Ugra, Russia. The event was a 10-player single round-robin with the average Elo 2688. The time control was 100 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 50 minutes for 20 moves, then 15 minutes until the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 1.
Dmitry Jakovenko took clear first with 6.5 points out of 9, half a point clear of Ian Nepomniachtchi and Boris Gelfand.
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