GM Dmitry Andreikin, Russia won Hasselbacken Chess Open. Second place GM Adhiban, India. Third place Ilia Smirin, Israel. Final reports from Hasselbacken Chess Open: CHESS.COM, CHESSBASE.DE, SZACHARNIA, MAGYAR SAKKSZÖVETSEG, SAKKBLOG, SCHACK.SE Full results here. Click here to see all pictures from 9th and last round. Photo: Lars OA Hedlund Games, round 9, in PGN format.
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Here is the video when India's chess prodigy FM Nihal Sarin sits down with IM Jonathan Westerberg in the TV-studio and shows his win against G; Rozentalis in the last round of Hasselbacken Chess Open.
Click on the picture to watch the video with IM Awonder Liang.
You can read the full article here about Hasselbacken Chess Open at chess.com
Only Andreikin and Adhiban took 7.5 points. The distinction later today will decide who will be the winner of them.
Click on the picture for all pictures from round 8! Photo: Lars OA Hedlund