India’s Vidit Gujrathi keeps lead in Prague Chess

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India’s Vidit Gujrathi keeps lead in Prague Chess
Vidit Gujrathi continued to lead the standings in the Masters Category at Prague Chess after sharing a point with Nils Grandelius in the fourth round.

[Event “2nd Prague Masters 2020”]
[Site “Prague CZE”]
[Date “2020.02.15”]
[Round “4.1”]
[White “Ragger, Markus”]
[Black “Navara, David”]
[Result “1/2-1/2”]
[WhiteElo “2670”]
[BlackElo “2717”]
[ECO “C50”]
[Opening “Giuoco Pianissimo”]
[EventDate “2020.02.12”]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. d3 Nf6 5. O-O O-O 6. c3 d6 7. Re1 h6 8.
h3 a5 9. Nbd2 a4 10. Bb5 Bd7 11. Nf1 Ne7 12. Bxd7 Nxd7 13. Ng3 f5 14. d4
Bb6 15. exf5 Nxf5 16. Nxf5 Rxf5 17. Be3 exd4 18. Bxd4 c5 19. Be3 Qf6 20.
Nd2 d5 21. g4 Re5 22. Nf3 d4 23. Nxe5 Nxe5 24. f4 dxe3 25. fxe5 Qxe5 26.
Qe2 c4 27. Kh1 Kh8 28. Qxc4 Re8 29. Qe2 a3 30. bxa3 Ba5 31. Rf1 Bxc3 32.
Rad1 Qe4+ 33. Kg1 Bd4 34. Rfe1 Bc5 35. Rc1 b6 36. a4 Rf8 37. Rxc5 Rf2 38.
Rc8+ Kh7 39. Qxf2 exf2+ 40. Kxf2 Qf4+ 41. Kg2 Qd2+ 42. Kf1 Qd3+ 43. Kg2
Qd5+ 44. Kg3 Qd6+ 45. Kg2 Qd2+ 46. Kf1 Qxa2 47. Rc3 Qxa4 48. Ree3 Qa2 49.
Ke1 b5 50. Rb3 Qa1+ 51. Kd2 Qd4+ 52. Kc2 b4 53. Rf3 Qc4+ 54. Kb2 Qe2+ 55.
Kb1 Qd1+ 56. Kb2 Qd2+ 57. Kb1 Kg6 58. Rbd3 Qe2 59. Rd6+ Kg5 60. Rd5+ Kg6
1/2-1/2

[Event “2nd Prague Masters 2020”]
[Site “Prague CZE”]
[Date “2020.02.15”]
[Round “4.2”]
[White “Harikrishna, Pentala”]
[Black “Shankland, Sam”]
[Result “1/2-1/2”]
[WhiteElo “2713”]
[BlackElo “2683”]
[ECO “B90”]
[Opening “Sicilian”]
[Variation “Najdorf, Lipnitzky attack”]
[EventDate “2020.02.12”]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Bc4 e6 7. O-O Be7 8.
Bb3 O-O 9. f4 Nc6 10. Kh1 Nxd4 11. Qxd4 b5 12. f5 b4 13. Qxb4 d5 14. Qd4
dxe4 15. Qxd8 Rxd8 16. fxe6 Bxe6 17. Bg5 h6 18. Bxf6 Bxf6 19. Bxe6 fxe6 20.
Nxe4 Bxb2 21. Rab1 Rd4 22. Rfe1 Ba3 23. c3 Ra4 24. g3 Rc8 25. Kg2 Rc6 26.
Re2 Bd6 27. Rb7 Be5 28. Rb4 Rxb4 29. cxb4 Bd4 30. Nc5 Bc3 31. Rxe6 Rxe6 32.
Nxe6 Bxb4 33. Nc7 a5 34. Kf3 Kf7 35. Ke4 Bd6 36. Nb5 Bb8 37. a4 h5 38. Na3
Ke6 39. Nc4 Bc7 40. h3 Bxg3 41. Nxa5 g5 42. Nc6 g4 43. Nd4+ Kd6 44. hxg4
hxg4 45. Nf5+ Kc5 46. Nxg3 Kb4 47. Kf4 Kxa4 48. Kxg4 1/2-1/2

[Event “2nd Prague Masters 2020”]
[Site “Prague CZE”]
[Date “2020.02.15”]
[Round “4.3”]
[White “Firouzja, Alireza”]
[Black “Vitiugov, Nikita”]
[Result “1/2-1/2”]
[WhiteElo “2726”]
[BlackElo “2731”]
[ECO “C84”]
[Opening “Ruy Lopez”]
[Variation “closed defence”]
[EventDate “2020.02.12”]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. d3 b5 7. Bb3 d6 8.
c3 O-O 9. h3 h6 10. a4 Bb7 11. Re1 Re8 12. Nbd2 Bf8 13. Nf1 Na5 14. Bc2 c5
15. Ne3 Qd7 16. Nh2 d5 17. axb5 axb5 18. Qf3 c4 19. Nhg4 Nxg4 20. Nxg4 dxe4
21. dxe4 Qe6 22. Qg3 Kh8 23. f4 exf4 24. Bxf4 Nb3 25. Rad1 Rad8 26. e5 Nc5
27. Rxd8 Rxd8 28. Nf6 gxf6 29. Qh4 Rd3 30. Bxh6 Bxh6 31. exf6 Qxe1+ 32.
Qxe1 Ne4 33. Qh4 Kh7 34. Qh5 Nd6 35. g4 Bf3 36. Qe5 Bf8 37. Kf2 Ne4+ 38.
Kf1 Kg8 39. Qxb5 Rd5 40. Qb8 Rd2 41. Bxe4 Bxe4 42. h4 Bd3+ 43. Kg1 Be4 44.
Kf1 Bd3+ 45. Kg1 1/2-1/2

[Event “2nd Prague Masters 2020”]
[Site “Prague CZE”]
[Date “2020.02.15”]
[Round “4.4”]
[White “Anton Guijarro, David”]
[Black “Duda, Jan-Krzysztof”]
[Result “1/2-1/2”]
[WhiteElo “2697”]
[BlackElo “2755”]
[ECO “A15”]
[Opening “English opening”]
[EventDate “2020.02.12”]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. cxd5 Nxd5 5. h4 Bg7 6. e4 Nxc3 7. dxc3
Qxd1+ 8. Kxd1 Bg4 9. Kc2 Nd7 10. Nd4 e5 11. Nb5 Kd8 12. f3 Be6 13. h5 a6
14. Na3 b5 15. Nb1 c6 16. Be3 Kc7 17. a4 Rhb8 18. Nd2 Bf8 19. Nb3 Nb6 20.
axb5 axb5 21. Rxa8 Rxa8 22. hxg6 hxg6 23. Rh8 Rd8 24. Nc1 Be7 25. Rxd8 Bxd8
26. Nd3 Nd7 27. Nc5 Nxc5 28. Bxc5 Kd7 29. b4 Bh4 30. Bd3 Bg3 1/2-1/2

[Event “2nd Prague Masters 2020”]
[Site “Prague CZE”]
[Date “2020.02.15”]
[Round “4.5”]
[White “Grandelius, Nils”]
[Black “Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi”]
[Result “1/2-1/2”]
[WhiteElo “2659”]
[BlackElo “2721”]
[ECO “C65”]
[Opening “Ruy Lopez”]
[Variation “Berlin defence”]
[EventDate “2020.02.12”]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. d3 Bc5 5. c3 d5 6. exd5 Qxd5 7. Bc4 Qd6
8. Nbd2 Bf5 9. b4 Bb6 10. Ng5 O-O 11. Nde4 Nxe4 12. dxe4 Qxd1+ 13. Kxd1
Bg4+ 14. f3 Bd7 15. a4 h6 16. a5 hxg5 17. Bxg5 Bxa5 18. bxa5 b6 19. Bd5
Rac8 20. axb6 cxb6 21. h4 Rfe8 22. Bxc6 Rxc6 23. Rxa7 Be6 24. Ra3 b5 25.
Ke2 Rec8 26. Bd2 Rd8 27. Rha1 Kh7 28. Ra8 Bc4+ 29. Ke1 Rd3 30. R1a6 Rxa6
31. Rxa6 b4 32. Rc6 bxc3 33. Rxc4 Rxd2 34. g4 Rh2 35. Rxc3 Rxh4 1/2-1/2


2nd Prague Masters 2019 Prague CZE (CZE), 11-22 ii 2020 cat. XIX (2707)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0
1. Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi g IND 2721 * . . . ½ ½ . 1 1 . 3 2870
2. Vitiugov, Nikita g RUS 2731 . * ½ . ½ 1 . ½ . . 2783
3. Firouzja, Alireza g FID 2726 . ½ * . ½ . 1 ½ . . 2788
4. Duda, Jan-Krzysztof g POL 2755 . . . * . ½ ½ . ½ 1 2797
5. Grandelius, Nils g SWE 2659 ½ ½ ½ . * . ½ . . . 2 2722
6. Anton Guijarro, David g ESP 2697 ½ 0 . ½ . * . . . 1 2 2731
7. Harikrishna, Pentala g IND 2713 . . 0 ½ ½ . * . ½ . 2618
8. Ragger, Markus g AUT 2670 0 ½ ½ . . . . * . ½ 2636
9. Shankland, Sam g USA 2683 0 . . ½ . . ½ . * ½ 2639
10. Navara, David g CZE 2717 . . . 0 . 0 . ½ ½ * 1 2508

Prague Chess Festival Masters 2020-02-12 – 2020-02-22 INFO LIVE RESULTS PGN
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