Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Timur Gareev wins Chicago Open

Congratulations to Uzbek/Texan Grandmaster Timur Gareev, who won the $10,200 first prize in the 2011 Chicago Open with a very impressive 7½-1½ score.

GMs Pentala Harikrishna of India, Robert Hess of New York, and Alejandro Ramirez of Texas tied for second with 7 points.  GM Mesgen Amanov was tops among the four local grandmasters with 6½ points.

You can find results and prizewinners for all sections here: much more to follow!

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