Mickey Adams won the 8th Gibtelecom Chess Festival by winning the playoff. 9 players are tied for with 7.5 points.

Rk Name
Score Fed. M/F Rating TPR W-We









1 GM Gustafsson, Jan
7.5 GER M 2627 2769 +1.88









2 GM Adams, Michael
7.5 ENG M 2694 2764 +0.97









3 GM Vallejo Pons, Francisco
7.5 ESP M 2705 2726 +0.33









4 GM Sandipan, Chanda
7.5 IND M 2622 2720 +1.29









5 GM Kamsky, Gata
7.5 USA M 2693 2719 +0.38









6 GM Bacrot, Etienne
7.5 FRA M 2713 2713 +0.11









7 GM Movsesian, Sergei
7.5 SVK M 2708 2708 +0.07









8 GM Geetha Narayanan Gopal
7.5 IND M 2584 2656 +0.95









9 IM Lenderman, Alex
7.5 USA M 2560 2652 +1.33









Zhukova, Koneru, and Stephanova all had fantastic results. Here are the top 5 finishing women in Gibraltar. In fact, Zhukova is inching closer to 2500 by gaining over 30 rating points. She will become a GM when she can reach this mark.

10 WGM Zhukova, Natalia
7.0 UKR F 2462 2686 +3.02









12 GM Koneru, Humpy
7.0 IND F 2614 2663 +0.77









21 GM Stefanova, Antoaneta
6.5 BUL F 2545 2614 +1.00









24 GM Cramling, Pia
6.5 SWE F 2528 2546 +0.38









27 IM Javakhishvili, Lela
6.5 GEO F 2493 2535 +0.75









Sasikiran is leading the 2010 Moscow Open with 6 players 1/2 point behind.

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