:: Aeroflot 2008

Ian Nepomniachtchi is A1 Group winner of the Aeroflot International Open 2008  

The International Chess Festival "Aeroflot Open 2008" took place in Moscow from 13 February (day of arrival) to 23 February 2008 (day of departure). The official hotel and tournament venue was hotel "Gamma-Delta" which belongs to the Touristic Complex "Ismailovo". The festival consisted of four tournaments (A1, A2, B, C). Each tournament was a nine rounds Swiss. Total prize fund: 200,000 USD.

Leading final standings of A1 Group: 1. Nepomniachtchi, Ian GM RUS 2600 7.0, 2. Motylev, Alexander GM RUS 2644 6.5, 3. Dreev, Alexey GM RUS 2633 6.5, 4. Rodshtein, Maxim GM ISR 2614 6.0, 5. Volokitin, Andrei GM UKR 2674 6.0, 6. Grachev, Boris GM RUS 2601 6.0, 7. Guseinov, Gadir GM AZE 2617 6.0, 8. Amonatov, Farrukh GM TJK 2649 6.0 

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