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Monday, January 23, 2012

GM Oliver Barbosa wins Delhi Chess Open 2012

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Hi everyone,

Sixth seed Filipino GM Oliver Barbosa beat Indian IM Shyam Nikhil to win the 10th Parsvnath International Delhi Chess Open on Monday. Barbosa finished the event with 9.5 points to take the Rs 2 lakh. The second spot was tied for by GM Gomez John Paul of Philippines and Indian IM Lalith Babu. The former won on tiebreak.

Access the official website here.

Round 10 video

Top Final Standings :-
(1) GM Oliver Barbosa of Philippines
(2) GM Gomez John Paul of Philippines
(3) IM Lalith Babu M R of India
(4) GM Mark Paragua of Philippines
(5) Ma Qun of China
(6) GM Andrei Deviatkin of Russia
(7) Zeng Chongsheng of China
(8) IM Vaibhav Suri of India
(9) IM Shyam Nikil of India
(10) GM Abhijit Kunte of India
Best Women : GM Hoang Thanh Trang of Hungary

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