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Round 9 - Final report

After 9 days of hard-fought and thrilling chess, the PokerStars Isle of Man International Chess Tournament 2014 came to a close with a brilliant triumph by Nigel Short, who had entered the tournament as 9th seed and finished on 7.5/9, a full point ahead of the rest of the field!

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Masters - Prize List

Masters - Final Cross Table

NIGEL SHORT WINS THE POKERSTARS ISLE OF MAN INTERNATIONAL CHESS TOURNAMENT 2014

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Round 8

Once again, the players absolutely spoilt chess fans from all over the world with exciting, high-quality games yesterday. In fact, this might well have been the most decisive round in an open tournament I have ever witnessed, with only 8 draws on 36 boards!

Jennifer Shahade Simul at Cronk-y-Berry Primary School

 

Round 7

As the tournament is drawing to an end, we witnessed another round of action-packed and hard-fought chess at the Villa Marina yesterday.

Round 6

Things are heating up at the Villa Marina, as yesterday’s round 6 saw no less than 9(!) decisive results on the top 10 boards!

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