8th Montreal international chess tournament Empresa, 19th-28th July
Vasily Ivanchuk Vasily Ivanchuk became the winner of the 8th Montreal international chess tournament Empresa took place 19th-28th July. This is the 3rd victory in a row in the tournaments of the outstandings grandmaster. Participants: Vasily Ivanchuk UKR 2762, Gata Kamsky USA 2718, Pavel Eljanov UKR 2701, Najel Short ENG 2683, Pentala Harikrishna IND 2664, Emil Sutovsky ISR 2656, Sergei Tiviakov NED 2648, Kamil Miton POL 2648, Mark Bluvshtein CAN 2520, Pascal Charbonneau CAN 2503.

Round 1
Eljanov - Charbonneau 1-0
Harikrishna - Sutovsky 1-0
Miton - Short 1-0
Bluvshtein - Kamsky 1/2
Tiviakov - Ivanchuk 1/2
        Round 2
Kamsky - Miton 1-0
Eljanov - Bluvshtein 1/2
Charbonneau - Ivanchuk 1/2
Short - Harikrishna 0-1
Sutovsky - Tiviakov 0-1
        Round 3
Harikrishna - Kamsky 1/2
Tiviakov - Short 1-0
Bluvshtein - Charbonneau 1-0
Ivanchuk - Sutovsky 1-0
Miton - Eljanov 1/2
Round 4
Kamsky - Tiviakov 1-0
Eljanov - Harikrishna 1-0
Bluvshtein - Miton 1/2
Charbonneau - Sutovsky 0-1
Short - Ivanchuk 0-1
        Round 5
Tiviakov - Eljanov 1-0
Harikrishna - Bluvshtein 1-0
Miton - Charbonneau 1-0
Ivanchuk - Kamsky 1/2
Sutovsky - Short 1/2
        Round 6
Kamsky - Sutovsky 1/2
Eljanov - Ivanchuk 1/2
Miton - Harikrishna 1/2
Bluvshtein - Tiviakov 0-1
Charbonneau - Short 1-0
Round 7
Harikrishna - Charbonneau 1/2
Tiviakov - Miton 1-0
Ivanchuk - Bluvshtein 1-0
Sutovsky - Eljanov 1/2
Short - Kamsky 1/2
        Round 8
Harikrishna - Tiviakov 1-0
Eljanov - Short 0-1
Miton - Ivanchuk 0-1
Charbonneau - Kamsky 1/2
Bluvshtein - Sutovsky 0-1
        Round 9
Tiviakov - Charbonneau 1/2
Ivanchuk - Harikrishna 1-0
Sutovsky - Miton 1-0
Short - Bluvshtein 0-1
Kamsky - Eljanov 0-1
Final standings
1 Ivanchuk - 7.0
2 Tiviakov - 6.0
3 Harikrishna - 5.5
4 Kamsky - 5.0
5 Eljanov - 5.0
6 Sutovsky - 4.5
7 Miton - 3.5
8 Bluvshtein - 3.5
9 Charbonneau - 3.0
10 Short - 2.0
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