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Monday, November 26, 2012

GM Sanikidze wins 10th Open International d’Echecs du Jura on Tiebreak

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The 10th Open International d’Echecs du Jura was held November 16-18 November at the Sociét’halle in Moutier, Switzerland. The tournament was played over 5 rounds of Swiss system with the Fischer time control 90′+30” among 98 players. Grandmasters Sanikidze Tornike 2568, Maze Sebastien 2561, IM Battaglini Gabriel 2434 and Staub Ludovic 2158 shared the first place with 4,5/5 points each. Sanikidze was declared winner on superior tie-break. Top seeded GM Sokolov Andrei (France 2577) finished in the group of nine players with 4,0 points each. Find more details at the tournament website.

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