Artemiev wins the Abu Dhabi super blitz challenge.

14 Gabor Nagy IM HUN 2502

 Artemiev wins the Abu Dhabi super blitz challenge.

 

 

Abu Dhabi Super Blitz Challenge 2020

Vladislav Artemiev:

 

The Abu Dhabi Super Blitz Challenge took place on the chess.com servers starting at 18:00 BST 15th April 2020. Players included: Nakamura, MVL and Caruana. Vladislav Artemiev beat Olexandr Bortnyk 2-0 in the final of the event Daniil Dubov beat Sarin Nihal to finished 3rd. There was an 11 round swiss event with 1215 players. The top 8 played a knockout to decide the prizes.

 

 Artemiev wins the Abu Dhabi super blitz challenge.

 

All the games have been published but I could only produce a 171 game file of the games from the preliminary section – those between the players whose names and nicknames I had time to look up. I do have all the games from the final knockout phase.

1st Abu Dhabi Super Blitz Challenge 2020 (chess.com INT) Wed 15th Apr 2020 – Wed 15th Apr 2020 –

1st Abu Dhabi Super Blitz (11 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:3m+1spm) – Games in PGN: Games Prelim

Abu Dhabi Super Blitz KO (8 players 3 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:3m+1spm) – Games in PGN: Games Final


1st Abu Dhabi Super Blitz (11 Rds Swiss Indiv TC: 3m+1spm) – Games in PGN: Games Prelim

Leading Final Round 11 Standings:
Rk Name Ti FED Rtg Pts TB1
1 Nihal Sarin GM IND 2620 9.5 69.75
2 Ian Nepomniachtchi GM RUS 2784 9.5 67.5
3 Peter Svidler GM RUS 2723 9.5 65.75
4 Artur Avalyan FM RUS 2342 9.5 63.5
5 Oleksandr Bornyk GM UKR 2598 9.5 63.25
6 Daniil Dubov GM RUS 2699 9.5 63
7 Vladislav Artemiev GM RUS 2716 9.5 54
8 Parham Maghsoodloo GM IRI 2676 9 64.5
9 Vladimir Baklan GM UKR 2587 9 64
10 Sean Winshand Cuhendi IM INA 2419 9 61.5
10 David Paravyan GM RUS 2653 9 61.5
12 Zaven Andriasian GM ARM 2606 9 59.75
13 Fabiano Caruana GM USA 2835 9 59.25
14 Gabor Nagy IM HUN 2502 9 59
14 Sam Sevian GM USA 2660 9 59
16 Tomas Laurusas IM LTU 2511 9 58.5
17 Michael Roiz GM ISR 2583 9 55.75
18 Alisher Suleymenov IM KAZ 2423 9 55
19 Tuan Minh Le IM VIE 2501 9 54.75
20 Krishnan Sasikiran GM IND 2647 9 54.5
21 Ognjen Cvitan GM CRO 2467 9 53
21 players

Abu Dhabi Super Blitz KO (8 players 3 Rds Swiss Indiv TC: 3m+1spm) – Games in PGN: Games Final

Abu Dhabi Super Blitz KO chess.com INT Wed 15th Apr 2020 – Wed 15th Apr 2020
Leading Final Round 3 Standings:
Rk Name Pts
Final
1 Artemiev, Vladislav 2
2 Bortnyk, Olexandr 0
3rd-4th
1 Dubov, Daniil 2
2 Nihal, Sarin 0
Semi-final
1 Bortnyk, Olexandr 2
2 Nihal, Sarin 0
1 Artemiev, Vladislav 2
2 Dubov, Daniil 0
Quarter-final
1 Nihal, Sarin 2
2 Maghsoodloo, Parham 0
1 Bortnyk, Olexandr 1.5
2 Avalyan, Artur 0.5
1 Artemiev, Vladislav 2
2 Nepomniachtchi, Ian 0
1 Dubov, Daniil 2
2 Svidler, Peter 1
20 players