Round 8 - Saturday, May 16, 11:00 am

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Board White Rating Result Black Rating
1. GM Gata Kamsky (5) 2798 ½-½ GM Alexander Onischuk (5) 2736
2. IM Robert Hess (5) 2545 1-0 GM Yury Shulman (4½) 2697
3. IM Michael Brooks (4) 2419 0-1 GM Hikaru Nakamura (5) 2757
4. GM Varuzhan Akobian (4½) 2664 1-0 GM Joel Benjamin (4) 2650
5. GM Joshua Friedel (4) 2568 1-0 GM Jaan Ehlvest (4) 2649
6. IM Ray Robson (3½) 2542 1-0 IM Enrico Sevillano (4) 2549
7. GM Gregory Kaidanov (3½) 2662 ½-½ GM Ildar Ibragimov (3½) 2628
8. GM Larry Christiansen (3) 2681 1-0 Tyler Hughes (3) 2293
9. GM Boris Gulko (3) 2631 ½-½ GM Julio Becerra (3) 2672
10. GM Alexander Shabalov (3) 2620 1-0 IM Irina Krush (3) 2496
11. GM Melikset Khachiyan (2½) 2632 0-1 FM Doug Eckert (1) 2278
12. Charles Lawton (0) 2350 ½-½ IM Samuel Shankland (2½) 2464

 

Round 8 (May 16, 2009)
Lawton,Charles - Shankland, Samuel L ½-½ 78 B99 Sicilian Najdorf
Khachiyan, Melikset - Eckert, Doug D 0-1 47 B23 Sicilian Closed
Shabalov, Alexander - Krush, Irina 1-0 24 B97 Sicilian Najdorf
Gulko, Boris F - Becerra Rivero, Julio ½-½ 36 E73 King's Indian Averbakh
Christiansen, Larry M - Hughes, Tyler B 1-0 50 B40 Sicilian Classical
Kaidanov, Gregory S - Ibragimov, Ildar ½-½ 33 E00 Catalan
Robson, Ray - Sevillano, Enrico 1-0 62 C17 French Winawer
Friedel, Joshua E - Ehlvest, Jaan 1-0 38 B93 Sicilian Najdorf with 6.f4
Akobian, Varuzhan - Benjamin, Joel 1-0 47 E15 Queens Indian
Brooks, Michael A - Nakamura, Hikaru 0-1 34 B33 Sicilian Sveshnikov
Hess, Robert L - Shulman, Yuri 1-0 67 C01 French Exchange
Kamsky, Gata - Onischuk, Alexander ½-½ 30 C67 Ruy Lopez Berlin

 

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