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The review of chess events for February, 2006

by Boris Schipkov

The Gibtelecom Chess Festival 2006 took place in Gibraltar (Great Britain) January 24th to February 2nd.
1. GEORGIEV,Kiril - 8.5/10; 2-3. SHORT,Nigel; SUTOVSKY,Emil - 7.5; 4-10. AKOPIAN,Vladimir; ARESHCHENKO,Alex; EFIMENKO,Zahar; GUREVICH,Mikhail; GYIMESI,Zoltan; SHIROV,Alex; VOLKOV,Sergey - 7.

The Cuernavaca Young Masters 2006 took place in Mexico 1st-11th February.
1-2. Ponomariov, Vallejo Pons - 6.5; 3. Nakamura - 6; 4. Dominguez - 5.5; 5. Bruzon - 5; 6. Volokitin - 4.5; 7. Cheparinov - 4; 8. Karjakin - 3.5; 9. Leon Hoyos - 2; 10. Felgaer - 1.5.

The German Championship 2006 took place in Osterburg 2-12 February.
1-3. Luther,Thomas; Kunin,Vitaly; Jussupow,Artur - 6.5/9.

The Aeroflot Open 2006 took place in Moscow 8-17 February.
1-4. Jobava, Baadur; Bologan, Viktor; Sasikiran, Krishnan; Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar - 6.5/9; 5-11. Eljanov, Pavel; Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime; Petrosian, Tigran L; Akopian, Vladimir; Georgiev, Kiril; Naiditsch, Arkadij; Jakovenko, Dmitry - 6.

The Cappelle la Grande 2006 took place in France 18th-25th February.
1. Moiseenko, Alexander - 7.5/9; 2-9. Gashimov, Vugar; Goloshchapov, Alexander; Azarov, Sergei; Drozdovskij, Yuri; Grigoriants, Sergey; Sasikiran, Krishnan; Burmakin, Vladimir; Szelag, Marcin - 7.

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