The 21st Abu Dhabi International Chess Festival Masters Tournament was held on 20-29th August at the Abu Dhabi Chess & Culture Club in United Arab Emirates.
Grandmasters Yuriy Kuzubov (UKR 2667) and Tigran Petrosian (ARM 2641) shared the first place, but Kuzubov took the winner’s trophy thanks to the slightly better tie-break score. You can see the round 9 video, presented by Vijay Kumar here
Enjoy GM Ivan Sokolov Video commentaries on 4 of the best tournament games!
Round 9, Game 1: GM Yuri Kuzubov VS. GM Santosh Vidit Gujrathi
Round 9, Game 2: GM G.N. Gopal VS. GM Tigran L Petrosian
Round 8: Salem Abdulrahman VS. Ahmad Asgarizadeh
Round 7: GM Viorel Iordachescu VS. GM Andrei Istratescu