Indians @ Fujairah International Masters Chess tournament

Indian GM Surya Shekhar Ganguly and Sandipan Chanda signed piece quickly and shared equal points with Alexander Moiseenko of Ukraine in the Fujairah International Open Chess tournament which was concluded on last Wednesday.

Ganguly was having best tie-breaking score among three player tied for the first place and win the tournament. He also gained around 20 Elo points. While Sandipan finished third , his pleased moments were the victory with the two top seeds Basdur Jobava and Liem Le Quang.

The other Indians did not do well particular Abhijit Gupta scored 5.5 points and got 11th place.

Here is the game of champion with Mikheil Mchedlishvili where Ganguly crushed his opponent.


Final Ranking list for best 10 players after final round :

Rank

Title

Name

FED

Rating

Pts.

Rating Performance

1

GM

Ganguly Surya Shekhar

IND

2619

6.5

2779

2

GM

Moiseenko Alexander

UKR

2702

6.5

2763

3

GM

Sandipan Chanda

IND

2596

6.5

2728

4

GM

Fedorchuk Sergey A.

UKR

2652

6

2753

5

GM

Jobava Baadur

GEO

2710

6

2721

6

GM

Le Quang Liem

VIE

2705

6

2703

7

GM

Sumets Andrey

UKR

2622

6

2719

8

 

Ma Qun

CHN

2534

6

2732

9

GM

Saric Ivan

CRO

2622

6

2652

10

GM

Bacrot Etienne

FRA

2702

5.5

2709