Kavala Chess 2010

GM Adam Tukhaev leads after seven rounds

Kavala Chess

The 2010 Kavala Chess, one of the most prestigious traditional open tournaments in Europe, is currently being played in Greece. After 7 rounds the event has GM Adam Tukhaev as a sole leader with 6,0/7 points. He is closely followed by the Indian duo GM Bakre Tejas and GM Abhijeet Gupta, as well as GM Andrey Rychagov and GM Nijat Mamedov all with 5,5/7. The top seeded GM Gabriel Sargissian is sharing 6th-15th, where we also find his compatriot the untitled U18 player Baghdasaryan Vahe.

The top women contenders are currently IM Harika Dronavalli and IM Elina Danielian with 5,0/7. They are a full point ahead of IM Salome Melia, IM Tania Sachdev, and IM Ekaterina Atalik.

Visit the official page of the competition for finding more details about the participants, among which we find more interesting names such as GM Robert Hess, GM Suat Atalik, GM Joshua Friedel, GM Alexander Graf, GM Hrant GM Melkumyan, GM Jojua Davit, GM Eduardas Rozentalis, GM David Alberto, GM Vladislav Nevednichy, and a total of 29 grandmasters and 54 titled players.

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Kavala Chess Standings

1 GM Tukhaev Adam UKR 2518 6

2 GM Bakre Tejas IND 2509 5.5

3 GM Rychagov Andrey RUS 2538 5.5

4 GM Gupta Abhijeet IND 2587 5.5

5 GM Mamedov Nidjat AZE 2604 5.5

6 GM Andriasian Zaven ARM 2588 5

7 GM Melkumyan Hrant ARM 2606 5

8 GM Graf Alexander GER 2590 5

9 GM Sargissian Gabriel ARM 2673 5

10 GM Zubarev Alexander UKR 2562 5

11 GM Jojua Davit GEO 2530 5

12 IM Harika Dronavalli IND 2504 5

13 FM Paichadze Luka GEO 2467 5

14 Baghdasaryan Vahe ARM 2229 5

15 IM Danielian Elina ARM 2431 5

16 GM Hess Robert L USA 2588 4.5

17 GM Vorobiov Evgeny E RUS 2592 4.5

18 GM Friedel Joshua E USA 2527 4.5

19 GM Rozentalis Eduardas LTU 2631 4.5

20 GM Zablotsky Sergei RUS 2553 4.5

21 GM David Alberto LUX 2622 4.5

22 GM Borovikov Vladislav UKR 2601 4

23 GM Nikolov Momchil BUL 2552 4

24 GM Yakovich Yuri RUS 2570 4

25 FM Vishnu Prasanna V IND 2341 4

26 GM Nevednichy Vladislav ROU 2592 4

27 IM Grigorov Grigor BUL 2503 4

28 GM Khismatullin Denis RUS 2667 4

29 GM Zinchenko Yaroslav UKR 2544 4

30 GM Alsina Leal Daniel ESP 2546 4

31 IM Grover Sahaj IND 2411 4

32 Pavlidis Antonios GRE 2369 4

33 GM Deepan Chakkravarthy J IND 2498 4

34 GM Atalik Suat TUR 2607 4

35 IM Melia Salome GEO 2442 4

36 IM Tania Sachdev IND 2396 4

37 IM Atalik Ekaterina TUR 2444 4

38 IM Shyam Sundar M IND 2414 4

39 Markidis Konstantinos GRE 2342 4

40 Kourousis Epaminondas GRE 2229 4

41 GM Svetushkin Dmitry MDA 2560 4

42 IM Javakhishvili Lela GEO 2469 4

43 FM Enchev Ivajlo BUL 2441 4

44 Kanakaris Georgios GRE 2294 4

45 GM Marjanovic Slavoljub SRB 2505 3.5

46 IM Pap Misa SRB 2509 3.5

47 WGM Botsari Anna-Maria GRE 2318 3.5

48 GM Antic Dejan SRB 2504 3.5

49 FM Prasanna Rao IND 2373 3.5

50 Malikentzos Sotirios GRE 2239 3.5

51 WGM Aginian Nelly ARM 2290 3.5

52 Homatidis Panagiotis GRE 2122 3.5

53 Galopoulos N GRE 2295 3.5

54 IM Aloma Vidal Robert ESP 2445 3

55 IM Bernal Moro Luis Javier ESP 2443 3

56 Michelakos Panagiotis GRE 1996 3

57 Vafiadis Kleanthis GRE 2227 3

58 Tchantcev Chaliko RUS 2284 3

59 WGM Makropoulou Marina GRE 2231 3

60 WGM Soumya Swaminathan IND 2281 3

61 Karma Pandya IND 2153 3

62 FM Cerovic Danilo SRB 2300 3

Schmuecker Marcus GER 2219 3

64 WGM Olarasu Gabriela ROU 2277 3

65 Papadimitriou Athanasios GRE 2146 3

66 Osmanoglou Halil GRE 2164 3

67 Elez Nikola SRB 2245 3

68 FM Zivic Dragan SRB 2285 3

69 Alexakis Dimitrios GRE 2204 3

70 Dounis Alexandros GRE 2235 2.5

71 Potkin Alexey RUS 2318 2.5

72 Filippas Sebastian GRE 2208 2.5

73 Stathopoulos Ioannis GRE 2004 2.5

74 Hristodoulou Panagiotis GRE 2149 2.5

75 Teloudis A GRE 2273 2.5

76 Dorfanis Ilarion GRE 2193 2.5

77 Kaforos Dimitrios-Alkis GRE 2214 2.5

78 Ketzetzis Georgios GRE 2227 2.5

79 Kazantzidis Ilias GRE 2073 2.5

80 Grapsa Georgia GRE 2005 2.5

81 Konstantelias K GRE 2085 2.5

82 Pambalos Panayiotis GRE 2084 2.5

83 Kosmas-Lekkas Dimitiros GRE 2125 2.5

84 Aftsoglou Ioannis GRE 2155 2

85 Spirou Panagiotis GRE 2175 2

86 Harokopakis Georgios GRE 2025 2

87 FM Galopoulos Panagiotis GRE 2095 2

88 Azis Azizis Ektoras GRE 2120 2

89 Altukhov Yriu RUS 2066 2

90 WIM Fakhiridou Ekaterini GRE 2238 1.5

91 Fernandez Fernandez Juan Carlo ESP 2081 1.5

92 Skoulakis Charalambos GRE 2112 1

93 Galanos Dimitrios GRE 2158 1

94 Gabaldon Gomez Miguel Angel ESP 2174 0.5