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Dortmund Sparkassen 2012 Round 6

Stanislav Pavlovič | July 20, 2012 – 12:36No Comment | 594 views
Dortmund Sparkassen 2012 Round 6

At Dortmund Sparkasse chess tournament, draw offers are not allowed – every draw is either a decision of the arbiters, or a consequence of threefold repetition. Surprisingly, the ammount of draws is considerable high.

The sixth round once again brought 3 draws in addition to 2 black wins. The results of the sixth are in the table bellow:

Round 6
White Black Result
Gustafsson, J. Naiditsch, A. 0-1
Ponomariov, R. Bartel, M. 0-1
Fridman, D. Kramnik, V ½-½
Leko, P Karjakin, S ½-½
Caruana, F. Meier, G. ½-½


Current standings after 6 rounds:

Name Rtg. Pts. Perf.
Karjakin, S. 2779 4 2834
Naiditsch, A. 2700 4 2837
Kramnik, V. 2799 4 2814
Ponomariov, R. 2726 2791
Leko, P. 2730 2759
Caruana, F. 2775 2740
Meier, G. 2644 3 2710
Fridman, D. 2655 2 2606
Bartel, M. 2674 2522
Gustafsson, J. 2629 1 2443

All games from the Round 6 can be found here:

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