Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Stamnov wins All American Double Class

NM Aleksandar Stamnov scored an impressive 4½-½ to take clear first in Larry Cohen's All American Double Class, held July 2-3 in Oak Brook.  IM Angelo Young, FM Albert Chow, NM Peter Gilruth, and NM Kevin Cao tied for second, a full point back.

Zhaozhi Li and Andrew Pheasant tied for first in the A/B section with 4-1 scores.  Rudy Padilla and Jordan Nach shared B/C honors, also with 4-1.  And Andrew Hochstadt's undefeated 4-1 score was good for clear first in the E/Unrated diviision.

Crosstable here!


Anonymous said...

How come so many half-point byes in round 3? Was there an important ballgame that night?

Bill Brock said...

Round 3 was actually early Sunday morning. As Round 2 did not start until 7:15, it was inadvisable for anyone with a commute to try to play Round 3. The poor scheduling probably hurt attendance.