Iniyan wins two consecutive Round Robins in Serbia
GM Iniyan scored 8.5/11 to win GM Ask 1 at Arandjelovac in Serbia. He was unbeaten for the first ten rounds, he lost the final round against IM Nitin S. Immediately after the conclusion of this event, he played GM Rujna Zora 5, and he won that too. This time he made an unbeaten 7.0/9. He lost only one game against IM Nitin S, out of 18 games he played in two events. These two triumph makes it Iniyan's fifth over-the-board triumph of the year, sixth overall. Iniyan will now take a break for a few days and get back to action at elllobregat Open, a strong open tournament, starting at the end of this month in Barcelona, Spain.
Sankalp scores his maiden GM-norm
IM Sankalp Gupta scored his first GM-norm at GM Ask 1 with a blazing 2600 performance. He started with five consecutive wins before making a draw. He also went on to score his second GM-norm in consecutive tournament. We will have the details of those in a separate article.
Iniyan defeated GMs Branko Damljanovic (SRB) and Emir Dizdarevic (BIH), drew with GM Dragan Kosic. He also beat IM Sankalp Gupta and drew with IM Rudik Makarian (RUS).
Replay Iniyan's games from GM Ask 1
The tournament took place at Arandjelovac in Serbia from 15th to 22nd October 2021. Time control was 90 mins/40 moves + 15 mins/end + 30 seconds.
|7||9||Raahul V S||IND||2344||5,5||0,0||4||20,25||0,33||20||6,6|
Iniyan wins Rujna Zora 5
Iniyan scored an unbeaten 7.0/9 to win GM Rujna Zora 5
Iniyan drew with GM Emir Dizdarevic, won against IM Nenad Panic (SRB), drew with IMs Nitin S and Rudik Makarian (RUS).
Replay Iniyan's games from GM Rujna Zora 5
The tournament took place at Arandjelovac in Serbia from 23rd to 30th October 2021. Time control was 90 mins/40 moves + 15 mins/end + 30 seconds.
|3||5||Raahul V S||IND||2344||6,0||0,0||3||25,00||20||43,8|
|6||1||GM||Savic Miodrag R||SRB||2433||4,5||0,0||2||16,25||10||-1,2|