Sunday, August 31, 2008

Queenstown Chess Classic 09

Grandmaster Vladimir Potkin 2629

Vladimir Potkin is the latest GM confirmed for the exciting Quenstown tournament and is now currently the top seed and first player rated over 2600 in the event.

GM Vladimir Potkin of Russia
July 2001 was ranked 18th on best junior list Internationally
Highest Rating 2629
Current Rating 2629
Birth Year 1982

Moiseenko,A (2627) - Potkin,V (2522) [D45]EU-ch 4th Istanbul (2), 31.05.2003
1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Nf3 c6 5.e3 Nbd7 6.Qc2 Bd6 7.g4 Bb4 8.Bd2 Qe7 9.Rg1 Bxc3 10.Bxc3 Ne4 11.Bd3 Nxc3 12.Qxc3 dxc4 13.Bxc4 0-0 14.h4 c5 15.g5 cxd4 16.Qxd4 Rd8 17.0-0-0 b5 18.Bxb5 Bb7 19.Qd6 Rac8+ 20.Kb1 Be4+ 21.Ka1 Rc1+ 22.Rxc1 Qxd6 23.Rgd1 Qb6 24.Rxd7 Bxf3 25.Rxd8+ Qxd8 26.Ba6 Bc6 27.b4 Qd6 28.f4 g6 29.b5 Bd5 30.h5 gxh5 31.f5 Qe5+ 0-1

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

heard a rumor "Chucky" maybe playing !!! - not confirmed yet, but a exciting thought