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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Gata Kamsky wins Philadelphia Chess Open 2014

Hello everyone,

GM Gata Kamsky has won the 8th Annual Philadelphia Chess Open that was held over the Easter week from April 16-20, 2014, at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

GM Gata Kamsky finished clear 1st in the Open Section, finishing with 7.5 points, a half-point ahead of his nearest rival, GM Josh Friedel. Kamsky collected $6,581 for his efforts while Friedel collected $3,656. David Hua scored an International Master norm as well as finishing as the top player rated under 2400.

The final standings and prizes are now posted for all sections at the official website

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  • At April 23, 2014 at 9:19 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

    Congratulations for the nice third place in the Women Chess Grand Prix 2014, Chess Queen; and Happy Birthday to you !!!!!
    C. PRADT
    from Argentina


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