23 July 2017

Vladimir Fedoseev Finished Second in Dortmund

The winner is Radoslaw Wojtaszek.

Photo: Official website
Photo: Official website
In the ultimate seventh round of Sparkassen Chess-Meeting in Dortmund Radoslaw Wojtaszek outplayed Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu, Vladimir Fedoseev defeated Wang Yue, Vladimir Kramnik won against Matthias Bluebaum, while Dmitry Andreikin lost to Maxime Vachier-Lagrave.  

The winner is Radoslaw Wojtaszek (Poland), who has scored 4.5 points out of 7. Vladimir Fedoseev (Russia) and Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France) are half a point behind. Thanks to his superior tie-break, Fedoseev has become a silver medalist. 

Final standings: 

1. Wojtaszek - 4.5 points
2-3. Fedoseev, Vachier-Lagrave - 4
4. Kramnik - 3.5
5-8. Bluebaum, Andreikin, Wang Yue, Nisipeanu - 3  

Official website