Masters Cote d'Azur.

The Scheveningen closed tournament of Monaco (french riviera), cat. VIII, began, it's the "Masters Cote d'Azur" (till february 8th). The tournament took place in the marvelous Hotel Hermitage in Monaco (4 stars), with as partners the french chess federation, the Chess League of Cote d'Azur, the Alpes-Maritimes and Var Territorial Chess Leagues, and the Club of Monaco. 2 teams of 5 players were fighting (90' + 30").
Team A: Iosif Dorfman FRA 2608, Arkady Rotstein GER 2519, Igor Efimov ITA 2505, Jean-Philippe Gentilleau MNC 2267 and Patrick Van Hoolandt MNC 2262.
Team B: Anthony Bellaiche FRA 2474, Sebastien Maze FRA 2462, Fabien Libiszewski FRA 2451, Flavio Perez FRA 2205 and Kevin Bordi FRA 2181.
Final standings:
1 Dorfman 7.5
2 Rotstein 7.0
3 Efimov 6.5
4 Maze 6.5
5 Bellaiche 6.5
6 Libiszewski 4.5
7 Van Hoolandt 3.5
8 Bordi 3.0
9 Gentilleau 2.5
10 Perez 2.5
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