Artyom Timofeev Wins in Tomsk

12th Petar Ismailov Memorial ended on Thursday

Sport Telekanal reports that GM Artyom Timofeev won the 12th International Chess Festival “Petar Ismailov Memorial” which was organized by the popular Russian club Tomsk 400. Timofeev collected 7 points from nine rounds, the same score as Oleg Loskutov, Denis Khismatullin and Dmitry Kokarev, but he took the trophy on best additional criteria.

This festival is one of the qualifiers for the Russia Cup Final which will be held in Serpuhov, Moscow in November.

Final standings:

1-4. Artyom Timofeev 2664, Oleg Loskutov 2434, Denis Khismatullin 2584 and Dmitry Kokarev 2579 – 7.0 (9)

5-9. Dmitry Bocharov 2569, Sergei Yudin 2531, Rinat Zhumabayev 2442, Roman V.Nechepurenko 2485 and Pavel Kotsur 2568 – 6.5 etc.

106 participants

Tournament website