Corus B

  Wijk aan Zee NED 2009
Date Players Elo Average Games
Jan 17, 2009 14 2641 91

  Name ELO Points
  GM Caruana, Fabiano 2646 8.5
  GM Kasimdzhanov, Rustam 2687 8.0
  GM Motylev, Alexander 2676 8.0
  GM Short, Nigel D 2663 8.0
  GM Vallejo Pons, Francisco 2702 7.5
  GM Volokitin, Andrei 2671 7.5
  GM Efimenko, Zahar 2688 7.0
  GM Navara, David 2638 6.5
  GM Hou, Yifan 2571 6.0
  GM Reinderman, Dimitri 2549 6.0
  GM L'Ami, Erwin 2603 5.5
  GM Mecking, Henrique 2567 4.5
  GM Sasikiran, Krishnan 2711 4.0
  GM Werle, Jan 2607 4.0


Corus B Games

White Black Result Round Date Opening View
Motylev, A Navara, D 0-1 1 Jan 17, 2009 C41 Philidor's defence  
Volokitin, A Caruana, F ½-½ 1 Jan 17, 2009 C69 Ruy Lopez, exchange variation, 5.O-O  
Mecking, H Efimenko, Z 0-1 1 Jan 17, 2009 D38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin variation  
Short, N Werle, J ½-½ 1 Jan 17, 2009 C88 Ruy Lopez, closed  
Sasikiran, K L'Ami, E ½-½ 1 Jan 17, 2009 D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 3.Nf3  
Reinderman, D Vallejo Pons, F 0-1 1 Jan 17, 2009 C67 Ruy Lopez, Berlin defence, open variation  
Hou, Y Kasimdzhanov, R 0-1 1 Jan 17, 2009 C92 Ruy Lopez, closed, 9.h3  
Hou, Y Sasikiran, K 1-0 2 Jan 18, 2009 B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz variation  
L'Ami, E Reinderman, D ½-½ 2 Jan 18, 2009 A88 Dutch, Leningrad, main variation with c6  
Vallejo Pons, F Short, N 0-1 2 Jan 18, 2009 D37 Queen's Gambit Declined, 4.Nf3  
Werle, J Volokitin, A ½-½ 2 Jan 18, 2009 D16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav accepted, Alapin variation  
Efimenko, Z Motylev, A ½-½ 2 Jan 18, 2009 C43 Petrov, modern (Steinitz) attack  
Kasimdzhanov, R Navara, D ½-½ 2 Jan 18, 2009 D85 Gruenfeld, exchange variation  
Caruana, F Mecking, H 1-0 2 Jan 18, 2009 C99 Ruy Lopez, closed, Chigorin, 12...c5d4  
Motylev, A Caruana, F ½-½ 3 Jan 19, 2009 C82 Ruy Lopez, open, 9.c3  
Navara, D Efimenko, Z 1-0 3 Jan 19, 2009 E32 Nimzo-Indian, classical variation  
Volokitin, A Vallejo Pons, F ½-½ 3 Jan 19, 2009 C12 French, MacCutcheon variation  
Mecking, H Werle, J ½-½ 3 Jan 19, 2009 E15 Queen's Indian, 4.g3  
Short, N L'Ami, E 1-0 3 Jan 19, 2009 C48 Four knights, Spanish variation  
Reinderman, D Hou, Y 1-0 3 Jan 19, 2009 A20 English opening  
Sasikiran, K Kasimdzhanov, R 0-1 3 Jan 19, 2009 D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 3.Nf3  
Kasimdzhanov, R Efimenko, Z ½-½ 4 Jan 20, 2009 E32 Nimzo-Indian, classical variation  
Caruana, F Navara, D 1-0 4 Jan 20, 2009 C92 Ruy Lopez, closed, 9.h3  
Werle, J Motylev, A 0-1 4 Jan 20, 2009 D43 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav  
Vallejo Pons, F Mecking, H 1-0 4 Jan 20, 2009 C91 Ruy Lopez, closed, 9.d4  
L'Ami, E Volokitin, A ½-½ 4 Jan 20, 2009 E32 Nimzo-Indian, classical variation  
Hou, Y Short, N ½-½ 4 Jan 20, 2009 B03 Alekhine's defence  
Sasikiran, K Reinderman, D ½-½ 4 Jan 20, 2009 A81 Dutch defence  
Reinderman, D Kasimdzhanov, R ½-½ 5 Jan 22, 2009 C42 Petrov's defence  
Short, N Sasikiran, K 0-1 5 Jan 22, 2009 B54 Sicilian  
Volokitin, A Hou, Y 1-0 5 Jan 22, 2009 C19 French, Winawer, advance, 6...Ne7  
Mecking, H L'Ami, E ½-½ 5 Jan 22, 2009 D45 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav, 5.e3  
Motylev, A Vallejo Pons, F ½-½ 5 Jan 22, 2009 B90 Sicilian, Najdorf  
Navara, D Werle, J ½-½ 5 Jan 22, 2009 C89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall counter-attack  
Efimenko, Z Caruana, F 1-0 5 Jan 22, 2009 B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen variation  
Kasimdzhanov, R Caruana, F ½-½ 6 Jan 23, 2009 D17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Czech defence  
Werle, J Efimenko, Z ½-½ 6 Jan 23, 2009 D37 Queen's Gambit Declined, 4.Nf3  
Vallejo Pons, F Navara, D 0-1 6 Jan 23, 2009 D70 Neo-Gruenfeld defence  
L'Ami, E Motylev, A 0-1 6 Jan 23, 2009 D43 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav  
Hou, Y Mecking, H 1-0 6 Jan 23, 2009 C86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall attack  
Sasikiran, K Volokitin, A ½-½ 6 Jan 23, 2009 D20 Queen's gambit accepted  
Reinderman, D Short, N 0-1 6 Jan 23, 2009 C69 Ruy Lopez, exchange variation, 5.O-O  
Short, N Kasimdzhanov, R 1-0 7 Jan 24, 2009 C50 King's pawn game  
Volokitin, A Reinderman, D 1-0 7 Jan 24, 2009 A81 Dutch defence  
Mecking, H Sasikiran, K 1-0 7 Jan 24, 2009 D45 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav, 5.e3  
Motylev, A Hou, Y 1-0 7 Jan 24, 2009 B20 Sicilian defence  
Navara, D L'Ami, E 0-1 7 Jan 24, 2009 E35 Nimzo-Indian, classical, Noa variation, 5.cd ed  
Efimenko, Z Vallejo Pons, F ½-½ 7 Jan 24, 2009 B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6  
Caruana, F Werle, J 1-0 7 Jan 24, 2009 C88 Ruy Lopez, closed  
Kasimdzhanov, R Werle, J ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 2009 C84 Ruy Lopez, closed defence  
Vallejo Pons, F Caruana, F 1-0 8 Jan 25, 2009 B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Rauzer attack, 7...a6 defence, 8...Bd7  
L'Ami, E Efimenko, Z 1-0 8 Jan 25, 2009 E20 Nimzo-Indian defence  
Hou, Y Navara, D ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 2009 B83 Sicilian, Scheveningen, 6.Be2  
Sasikiran, K Motylev, A ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 2009 D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 4.e3 Bf5  
Reinderman, D Mecking, H ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 2009 C69 Ruy Lopez, exchange variation, 5.O-O  
Short, N Volokitin, A ½-½ 8 Jan 25, 2009 C46 Three knights game  
Volokitin, A Kasimdzhanov, R ½-½ 9 Jan 27, 2009 C92 Ruy Lopez, closed, 9.h3  
Mecking, H Short, N ½-½ 9 Jan 27, 2009 D37 Queen's Gambit Declined, 4.Nf3  
Motylev, A Reinderman, D ½-½ 9 Jan 27, 2009 C80 Ruy Lopez, open (Tarrasch) defence  
Navara, D Sasikiran, K 1-0 9 Jan 27, 2009 B25 Sicilian, closed  
Efimenko, Z Hou, Y ½-½ 9 Jan 27, 2009 B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen variation  
Caruana, F L'Ami, E 1-0 9 Jan 27, 2009 D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, 3.Nf3  
Werle, J Vallejo Pons, F 0-1 9 Jan 27, 2009 E97 King's Indian, orthodox, Aronin-Taimanov variation (Yugoslav attack / Mar del Plata variation)  
Short, N Motylev, A ½-½ 10 Jan 28, 2009 B73 Sicilian, dragon, classical, 8.O-O  
Kasimdzhanov, R Vallejo Pons, F 1-0 10 Jan 28, 2009 D80 Gruenfeld defence  
L'Ami, E Werle, J 1-0 10 Jan 28, 2009 E12 Queen's Indian defence  
Hou, Y Caruana, F ½-½ 10 Jan 28, 2009 B42 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Bd3  
Sasikiran, K Efimenko, Z 0-1 10 Jan 28, 2009 E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, main line  
Reinderman, D Navara, D ½-½ 10 Jan 28, 2009 B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen variation  
Volokitin, A Mecking, H ½-½ 10 Jan 28, 2009 C96 Ruy Lopez, closed (8...Na5)  
Navara, D Short, N 0-1 11 Jan 30, 2009 B04 Alekhine's defence, modern variation  
Motylev, A Volokitin, A ½-½ 11 Jan 30, 2009 C67 Ruy Lopez, Berlin defence, open variation  
Efimenko, Z Reinderman, D 0-1 11 Jan 30, 2009 E60 King's Indian defence  
Caruana, F Sasikiran, K 1-0 11 Jan 30, 2009 B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen (Paulsen), classical variation  
Werle, J Hou, Y ½-½ 11 Jan 30, 2009 E15 Queen's Indian, 4.g3  
Vallejo Pons, F L'Ami, E 1-0 11 Jan 30, 2009 A15 English, 1...Nf6 (Anglo-Indian defense)  
Mecking, H Kasimdzhanov, R 0-1 11 Jan 30, 2009 A70 Benoni, classical with e4 and Nf3  
Short, N Efimenko, Z ½-½ 12 Jan 31, 2009 B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opovcensky variation  
Kasimdzhanov, R L'Ami, E 1-0 12 Jan 31, 2009 D45 Queen's Gambit Declined semi-Slav, 5.e3  
Hou, Y Vallejo Pons, F 1-0 12 Jan 31, 2009 B30 Sicilian defence  
Sasikiran, K Werle, J 1-0 12 Jan 31, 2009 E21 Nimzo-Indian, three knights variation  
Reinderman, D Caruana, F ½-½ 12 Jan 31, 2009 A25 English, Sicilian reversed  
Volokitin, A Navara, D 1-0 12 Jan 31, 2009 E04 Catalan, open, 5.Nf3  
Mecking, H Motylev, A ½-½ 12 Jan 31, 2009 A41 Queen's Pawn  
Caruana, F Short, N 1-0 13 Feb 01, 2009 E06 Catalan, closed, 5.Nf3  
Motylev, A Kasimdzhanov, R 1-0 13 Feb 01, 2009 B07 Pirc defence  
Navara, D Mecking, H ½-½ 13 Feb 01, 2009 C96 Ruy Lopez, closed (8...Na5)  
Efimenko, Z Volokitin, A 1-0 13 Feb 01, 2009 B42 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Bd3  
Werle, J Reinderman, D ½-½ 13 Feb 01, 2009 E94 King's Indian, orthodox variation  
Vallejo Pons, F Sasikiran, K 1-0 13 Feb 01, 2009 C69 Ruy Lopez, exchange variation, 5.O-O  
L'Ami, E Hou, Y ½-½ 13 Feb 01, 2009 E12 Queen's Indian defence