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Hans Niemann is the winner of TePe Sigeman & Co 2022

The American grandmaster Hans Niemann won the 27th edition of the TePe Sigeman Chess Tournament scoring unbeaten 5/7 points. After winning the Capablanca Memorial Elite group with a round to spare, Niemann today triumphed the second tournament in a row.
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Hans Niemann was a whole point ahead of the 19-year-old Indian star Arjun Erigaisi, defending Champion of the TePe Sigeman Nils Grandelius and seven-times British Champion Michael Adams, who tied for the second place scoring 4/7 points.

The 27th TePe Sigeman&Co took place from 3-9 May at the Malmo Live conference centre in Malmo, Sweden. Eight players competed in a seven round robin tournament. Replay the games here

Final rankings – 27th TePe Sigeman & Co Tournament 2022:

Rk. NameFEDRtgPts. TB1TB2
1GMNiemann Hans Moke USA2656503
2GMErigaisi Arjun IND2675412
3GMGrandelius Nils SWE2635411
 GMAdams Michael ENG2698411
5GMNavara David CZE26823.501
6GMVan Foreest Jorden NED2715300
7GMSalem A.R. Saleh UAE26902.502
8GMShirov Alexei ESP2695200

Photo by: Lars OA Hedlund

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