Wijk aan Zee: Baadur Jobava Leads B-Group

Время публикации: 14.01.2014 23:08 | Последнее обновление: 14.01.2014 23:11

Round four of Tata Steel Chess was played in B-Group today. All seven games turned out to be decisive. Georgian grandmaster Baadur Jobava gained another win. 

Now Jobava leads with 3.5 out of 4. Ivan Saric and Anna Muzychuk are half a point behind him. 
Таble, schedule, results, all games 

First four games of Baadur Jobava:

[Event "Tata Steel Challengers"] [Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"] [Date "2014.01.11"] [Round "1"] [White "Jobava,Ba"] [Black "Duda,J"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2710"] [BlackElo "2553"] [EventDate "2014.01.11"] [ECO "B23"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. Nge2 Nf6 4. g3 g6 5. Bg2 Nc6 6. d3 Bg7 7. h3 O-O 8. O-O Bd7 9. g4 Rb8 10. f4 b5 11. Ng3 b4 12. Nce2 Qb6 13. Kh1 Ne8 14. f5 Nc7 15. h4 Nd4 16. g5 Be5 17. Nxd4 cxd4 18. Bf4 Qc5 19. Bh3 Bc6 20. Qd2 Bxf4 21. Rxf4 Qe5 22. Kh2 a5 23. h5 e6 24. Raf1 exf5 25. exf5 Qe3 26. Qxe3 dxe3 27. fxg6 fxg6 28. hxg6 hxg6 29. Rf6 Rxf6 30. Rxf6 Be8 31. Rxd6 Bf7 32. Ne2 Ne8 33. Rc6 Rb5 34. Kg3 Rxg5+ 35. Kf4 Rh5 36. Bd7 Kg7 37. Bxe8 Bxe8 38. Rc7+ Kf6 39. Kxe3 Rh3+ 40. Kf2 Rh2+ 41. Kf3 a4 42. b3 axb3 43. axb3 Bf7 44. Rc5 g5[Event "Tata Steel Challengers"] [Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"] [Date "2014.01.12"] [Round "2"] [White "Goudriaan,E"] [Black "Jobava,Ba"] [Result "0-1"] [WhiteElo "2431"] [BlackElo "2710"] [EventDate "2014.01.11"] [ECO "B30"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 e5 4. O-O Bd6 5. d3 Nge7 6. Nc3 O-O 7. a4 Bc7 8. Bc4 h6 9. Nh4 Ba5 10. Qh5 Bxc3 11. bxc3 d5 12. exd5 Nxd5 13. Nf5 Bxf5 14. Qxf5 Qd6 15. Bd2 Nb6 16. Ba2 c4 17. f4 Rae8 18. fxe5 Rxe5 19. Qf2 Qg6 20. Be3 Nxa4 21. Bd4 Nxd4 22. cxd4 Re7 23. Bxc4 Nc3 24. Rae1 Qd6 25. h3 b5 26. Bb3 Rxe1 27. Rxe1 a5 28. Re8 Qd7 29. Rxf8+ Kxf8 30. d5 Qd6 31. Kh1 a4 32. Qe1 b4 33. Bc4 a3 34. Qe3 g5 35. Qa7 Kg7 36. Kg1 h5 37. Bb3 h4 38. Qe3 Qf4 39. Qxf4 gxf4 40. d6 Kf6 41. d7 Ke7 42. Bxf7 Ne2+ 43. Kf2 Nc1 0-1 [Event "Tata Steel Challengers"] [Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"] [Date "2014.01.13"] [Round "3"] [White "Jobava,Ba"] [Black "Zhao Xue"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "2710"] [BlackElo "2567"] [EventDate "2014.01.11"] [ECO "A45"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. Nc3 d5 3. Bf4 a6 4. e3 e6 5. Nf3 c5 6. a3 Nc6 7. h3 b5 8. dxc5 Bxc5 9. Bd3 Bb7 10. O-O Bd6 11. Re1 O-O 12. Bxd6 Qxd6 13. e4 dxe4 14. Nxe4 Nxe4 15. Bxe4 Qe7 16. Qd2 Rfd8 17. Qf4 Na5 18. Bd3 Qf6 19. Qxf6 gxf6 20. Nd2 Rac8 21. b4 Nc4 22. Nxc4 bxc4 23. Bf1 Rd2 24. c3 Bd5 25. Re2 Rxe2 26. Bxe2 Kf8 27. Rd1 f5 28. Rd4 Kg7 29. a4 Kf6 30. a5 h6 31. g3 Rc7 32. Kf1 Rc8 33. Ke1 Rc7 34. Kd2 Rc8 35. Ke3 Rc7 36. Bf3 Bxf3 37. Kxf3 Rc6 38. Rd7 h5 39. Ke2 e5 40. Rb7 Ke6 41. h4 Rd6 42. Rb6 Kd5 43. Rxd6+ Kxd6 44. f3 e4 45. Ke3 Kd5 46. Kf4 f6 47. Ke3 exf3 48. Kxf3 Kd6 49. Kf4 1-0 [Event "Tata Steel Challengers"] [Site "Wijk aan Zee NED"] [Date "2014.01.14"] [Round "4"] [White "Jobava,Ba"] [Black "Van Delft,M"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "2710"] [BlackElo "2430"] [EventDate "2014.01.11"] [ECO "D43"] 1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Nf3 e6 5. Bg5 h6 6. Bxf6 Qxf6 7. e3 Nd7 8. Qc2 g6 9. cxd5 exd5 10. Bd3 Bd6 11. O-O O-O 12. e4 dxe4 13. Nxe4 Qe7 14. Rae1 Nb6 15. Nc3 Qf6 16. Ne5 Bf5 17. f4 Rad8 18. Bxf5 Qxf5 19. Ne4 h5 20. Qb3 Kg7 21. Nxd6 Rxd6 22. Qa3 Rxd4 23. Qc3 Rfd8 24. Nf3 c5 25. Rd1 Qf6 26. Nxd4 cxd4 27. Qd3 Rd7 28. b3 a6 29. f5 g5 30. h4 g4 31. Rf4 Qxh4 32. f6+ Kh6 33. Rxd4 Rc7 34. Rd8 g3 35. Qe3+ Kh7 36. Rh8+ Kxh8 37. Qh6+ Kg8 38. Qg7+ 1-0 

Tomorrow is the rest day for the participants of B-Group; Round 4 in the A-Group will take place in Amsterdam and will start at 14:00 CET. 


  


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