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International Chess Tournament Bosna 2010

May 5 until May 14, 2010, in the organisation of the Chess Club Bosna, Sarajevo

Bosna Open

The 40th International Chess Tournament “Bosna 2010″ will be held under the patronage of
Canton of Sarajevo and Government of Federation of Bosnia-Herzegovina from May 5 until
May 14, 2010, in the organisation of the Chess Club “Bosna” Sarajevo. The playing hall is “Dom
mladih” Sarajevo.

The Tournament will be based on Swiss system in accordance of The FIDE Laws of Chess
Rate of play is 90 min for 40 moves + 30 min for the rest of the moves with 30 sec additional
time for each move from the move one.

Scoring will be, as follows: win = 3 points; draw = 1 point, loss = 0 point.

Each player can request a bay in a written form not later than 10 minutes after the completion
of the previous round. For a bay player receives 1 point. All players have a right to request a bay in the first 6 rounds. After the 6th round players have a right for a bay provided they are not in the top 20 ranking in their prize group.

According to a Bosnian legislation, prize money is to be taxed by 10%, tax certificate issued. Chess Club Bosna guarantees the 75% of the prize fund in the case of less than 300 registered players and 100% for 300 and more registered players.

Prizes are not cumulative. If participant wins prize on two basis, he will receive main prize
provided it is higher or equal to special. Participant always receives one, higher prize. If
participant wins two equal special prizes, than he will draw a lot to determine the prize group
taken.

The organizers have arranged accommodation and entry fee packages for foreign players – review the details here. Hotels Hayat and Bosnia are already sold out. Easter discount (2nd-7th April): Organizer of the “Bosna 2010″ tournament announces a special Easter discount on entry fee an accommodation costs during Easter Holiday. On this occasion organizer offers unique opportunity to all interested chess players to register at the “Bosna 2010″ with the SPECIAL DISCOUNT of 15% for for entry fee and accommodation.

The organizer will provide chess sets and clocks. Top 25 boards will be transmitted live.

Bosna Open 1

The prize fund totals EUR 109.800 (full list in PDF)

Main prizes (69.000 EUR):

1. place 20.000

Special prizes:
ELO below and equal to 2550 (16.800 EUR):

1.place 5.000

ELO below and equal to 2400 (16.800 EUR):

1.place 5.000

ELO below 2200 and unrated players (2.200 EUR):

1.place 1.000

Best female chess players (4.000 EUR):

1.place 1.500

Best under-20 players (1.000 EUR):

1.place 600

Chief Arbiter: IA Mirza Miralem ++387 (0)61 232 842

Tournament director: GM Ivan Sokolov

Official tournament website

Registration e-mail: registration@skbosna.ba

E-mail: info@skbosna.ba

Phone/fax: ++387 33 217 316

Pre-registered players:

1 GM Wang Hao CHN 2715

2 GM Bologan Viktor MDA 2684

3 GM Nisipeanu Liviu-Dieter ROU 2661

4 GM Timofeev Artyom RUS 2655

5 GM Gustafsson Jan GER 2646

6 GM Efimenko Zahar UKR 2640

7 GM Mamedov Rauf AZE 2639

8 GM Predojevic Borki BIH 2639

9 GM Sandipan Chanda IND 2635

10 GM Ivanisevic Ivan SRB 2630

11 GM Vuckovic Bojan SRB 2630

12 GM Mamedov Nidjat AZE 2623

13 GM Saric Ivan CRO 2607

14 GM Geetha Narayanan Gopal IND 2604

15 GM Lenic Luka SLO 2603

16 GM Nikolic Predrag BIH 2598

17 GM Berg Emanuel SWE 2594

18 GM Fier Alexandr BRA 2581

19 GM Bosiocic Marin CRO 2577

20 GM Kovacevic Aleksandar SRB 2574

21 GM Perunovic Milos SRB 2574

22 GM Stefansson Hannes ISL 2574

23 GM Nevednichy Vladislav ROU 2572

24 GM Jankovic Alojzije CRO 2569

25 GM Godena Michele ITA 2561

26 GM Svetushkin Dmitry MDA 2554

27 WGM Kosintseva Nadezhda RUS 2554

28 GM Solak Dragan SRB 2553

29 GM Damljanovic Branko SRB 2550

30 GM Brkic Ante CRO 2543

31 GM Jovanic Ognjen CRO 2538

32 GM Bindrich Falko GER 2532

33 GM Panarin Mikhail RUS 2532

34 IM Abasov Nijat Azad Oglu AZE 2514

35 IM Szabo Krisztian HUN 2513

36 GM Berczes David HUN 2510

37 GM Maiorov Nikita BLR 2510

38 IM Martinovic Sasa CRO 2509

39 IM Brandenburg Daan NED 2506

40 IM Sebenik Matej SLO 2504

41 GM Prohaszka Peter HUN 2501

42 WGM Javakhishvili Lela GEO 2500

43 IM Grandelius Nils SWE 2496

44 IM Sengupta Deep IND 2496

45 IM Krivoborodov Egor RUS 2490

46 GM Tratar Marko SLO 2486

47 IM Rapport Richard HUN 2486

48 IM D’amore Carlo ITA 2484

49 GM Saric Ante CRO 2483

50 IM Stojanovic Dalibor BIH 2481

51 IM Pavlovic Milos M SRB 2478

52 IM Durarbeyli Vasif AZE 2476

53 GM Petrosian Davit G ARM 2468

54 IM Neubauer Martin AUT 2465

55 IM Zufic Miroslav CRO 2445

56 GM Manik Mikulas SVK 2442

57 IM Pruijssers Roeland NED 2433

58 IM Bitalzadeh Ali NED 2424

59 IM Csiszar Csaba HUN 2422

60 IM Das Arghyadip IND 2419

61 IM Jakovljevic Vlado BIH 2412

62 IM Rukavina Josip CRO 2409

63 IM Willemze Thomas NED 2407

64 IM Runic Zoran BIH 2405

65 IM Huschenbeth Niclas GER 2404

66 IM Van Oosterom Chiel NED 2402

67 IM Kargin Arseny RUS 2400

68 IM Thorfinnsson Bragi ISL 2396

69 IM Kantorik Marian SVK 2393

70 GM Nikcevic Nebojsa MNE 2387

71 FM Bejtovic Jasmin BIH 2384

72 FM Kleijn Christov NED 2382

73 Gislason Gudmundur ISL 2382

74 GM Ghane Shojaat IRI 2375

75 FM Popovic Zoran BIH 2369

76 FM Rachela Milan SVK 2363

77 FM Burovic Ismet BIH 2352

78 FM Rasidovic Sead BIH 2348

79 IM Vuilleumier Alexandre SUI 2346

80 FM Galic Zeljko BIH 2346

81 FM Trkulja Goran BIH 2343

82 WGM Gvetadze Sopio GEO 2342

83 FM Van Eijk Sander NED 2338

84 FM Plenca Julijan CRO 2323

85 FM Bosnjak Damir BIH 2314

86 IM Mufic Goran CRO 2312

87 Sutkovic Damir BIH 2304

88 FM Irizanin Radoje SRB 2300

89 IM Estrada Nieto Julian MEX 2299

90 FM Hirneise Jens GER 2294

91 Hodzic Nihad BIH 2294

92 De Verdier Michael SWE 2286

93 Inants Aghasi ARM 2275

94 IM Ganaus Hannes AUT 2270

95 FM Voiteanu Gabriel ROU 2254

96 FM Kruskic Mirsad BIH 2250

97 FM Terzic Ilijas BIH 2241

98 FM Kamberovic Senad BIH 2239

99 FM Overeem Marc NED 2229

100 Tate Alan SCO 2215

101 Malachi Avraham ISR 2188

102 Sadikovic Samir SRB 2177

103 Kadric Denis BIH 2171

104 Kozarcanin Sead CRO 2170

105 WFM Plass Mariana-Camelia ROU 2142

106 Bjelopoljak Salko BIH 2139

107 Hajdarevic Samir BIH 2131

108 Dinter Brian CRO 2124

109 Alihodzic Muzafer BIH 2117

110 Cosovic Aziz BIH 2111

111 Bucan Eldin BIH 2104

112 Vrhovnik Damir CRO 2099

113 WFM Berke Ana CRO 2097

114 Zuko Rasim BIH 2096

115 Cerimovic Aldin BIH 2091

116 Bozinovic Boban AUT 2086

117 Pienabarca Nicola ITA 2076

118 Brkic Mustafa BIH 2071

119 Johansson Anders SWE 2071

120 Patrucic Miroslav BIH 2069

121 Colpa Husein BIH 2046

122 Porfireanu Serban ROU 2034

123 Krumm Johannes GER 2018

124 Tucakovic Mario BIH 1960

125 Sitnic Adnan BIH 1947

126 Kanceljak Dalia CRO 1939

127 Karibasic Amir AUS 1924

128 Hadzialic Benjamin BIH 1701

129 Causevic Miro CRO 0

130 Grahovac Danijel BIH 0

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