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Videos and Photos
By: Thomas LarsenUpdated: 14-08-2010 10:45We have made several videos from Politiken Cup 2010: The video page.
And of course we have also taken many pictures: The photo page.
News articles about Politiken Cup 2010
By: Thomas LarsenUpdated: 11-08-2010 12:46News articles about Politiken Cup 2010:
Chessvibes: "Politiken Cup: Eljanov wins, Heine Nielsen & Svidler celebrate Larsen 75"
ChessBase: "Politiken Cup 2010: Eljanov reels it in"
Chess.com: "Pavel Eljanov Wins Politiken Cup"
The Week in Chess: "Politiken Cup 2010"
Lars Grahn Blog: "Inte bara schack" (in swedish).
Peter Dürrfeld Blog: Chess Menu
Quality Chess Best Game Prizes to Postny and Birk Petersen
Updated: 09-08-2010 15:50
Quality Chess publish a number of chessbooks. Please look for more and visit www.qualitychess.co.uk
See You next year at Lo-skolen in Elsinore
Updated: 08-08-2010 16:00Politiken Cup is played next year from Saturday 30th of July to Sunday 7th of August. As usual the tournament will be played at the Lo-skolen in Elsinore. We look forward to seeing you again.
Copenhagen Chess Festival 2012 og 2013 at Lo-Skolen
Updated: 08-08-2010 15:58Copenhagen Chess Union has concluded an agreement on the Copenhagen Chess Festival also in 2012 (28th of July to 5th of August) and in 2013 (27th of July to 4th of August) will be played at Lo-Skolen in
Quality Chess Best Game Prizes. Decision tomorrow
Updated: 08-08-2010 15:48The two Best Game Prizes from Quality Chess decision on this webiste Monday 9th of August.
Two new IM
Updated: 08-08-2010 13:43
Pavel Eljanov winner of Politiken Cup 2010
Updated: 08-08-2010 13:21World star Pavel Eljanov, Ukraine, won the Politiken Cup 2010 with 8½ point out of ten games. In the final round he beat GM Surya Ganguly (no. 2 seed). Eljanov"s ELO-performance and with 2761 he is currently (unofficial) no. 6 in the world!
In consideration for Best Game Prize (under ELO 2200)
Updated: 08-08-2010 11:514th round: Michael Agermose Jensen – Karsten Larsen
5th round: Conny Holst – Carsten Schmitt
8th round: Simon Barane – Rune Egede Andersen
9th round: Christoffer Ellegaard Christensen – Carsten Schmitt
9th round: Peter Birk Petersen – Henrik Mortensen
10th round: Steen Petersen – Frederik Beer Jacobsen
10th round: Carsten Schmitt – Jan Kaas Pedersen
10th round: Klaus Christensen - Dara Akdag
IM-norm to Carlstedt and two IM-norm chances
Updated: 07-08-2010 22:37
IM-norm for ten games – even if he looses 10th round:
FM Krzysztof Bulski,