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Boris Savchenko wins 2nd Indore GM Open 2024, Ratnakaran third

by Shahid Ahmed - 20/01/2024

GM Boris Savchenko scored 8.5/10 to win 2nd Indore GM Open 2024. He finished a half point ahead of the rest. GM Alexei Fedorov scored 8/10 to secure second place. IM Ratnakaran K, IM Neelash Saha and FM Goutham Krishna H made 7.5/10 each. They were placed third, fourth and fifth according to tie-breaks. Goutham earned his final IM-norm at this event. He just needs to fulfil the rating requirements to become India's next International Master. IM Ameya Audi, Saurabh Anand and Utkal Ranjan Sahoo are the remaining three Indians to make a top ten finish. They scored 7/10 each and were placed seventh, ninth and tenth respectively. Saurabh is also highest untitled finisher. WGM Nandhidhaa P V is the highest finisher among female participants. She scored 6.5/10 to finish 15th. Photos: Satyam Vishwakarma

Goutham Krishna H scores his final IM-norm

GM Alexei Fedorov and GM Boris Savchenko were the coleaders 7.5/9, heading into the final round. Boris defeated GM Duc Hoa Nguyen (VIE) and Alexei was held to a draw by FM Goutham Krishna H. IM Ratnakaran K won against GM Igor Glek (BEL). Savchenko became a clear champion, Alexei second and Ratnakaran third. Goutham is the youngest top ten finisher of the event. His incredible performance earned him a fifth place finish, his final IM-norm and 44 Elo rating points. GM Deepan Chakravarthy became the only player to beat the eventual champion, Savchenko. The total prize fund was ₹2100000 in GM Open. The top three prizes were ₹325000, ₹250000 and ₹175000 along with a trophy each.

Champion - GM Boris Savchenko 8.5/10

Runner-up - GM Alexei Fedorov 8/10

Second Runner-up - IM Ratnakaran K 7.5/10

Top 3 (L to R): 2nd GM Alexei Fedorov 8/10, 1st GM Boris Savchenko 8.5/10 and 3rd IM Ratnakaran K 7.5/10

4th IM Neelash Saha 7.5/10

5th FM Goutham Krishna H 7.5/10

6th IM Arash Tahbaz (IRI) 7/10

7th IM Ameya Audi 7/10

9th Saurabh Anand 7/10 | Photo: Aditya Sur Roy

10th Utkal Ranjan Sahoo 7/10

Top female finisher and 15th - WGM Nandhidhaa P V 6.5/10

FM Goutham Krishna H with his final IM-norm certificate

FM Goutham Krishna H scored 7.5/10, finished fifth overall and gained 44 Elo rating points

India's third GM in history - Pravin Thipsay

Organizing Secretary - IM FT Akshat Khamparia

Best Dress award - WIM Diajeng Theresa Singgih (INA)

118th seeded Madhvendra Pratap Sharma scored an impressive 6/10 and gained 207.2 Elo rating points

Arbiters' team

The organizing team

Trophies and medals for the prize winners

For more Round 10 and Prize distribution ceremony photos, please click at the respective links.

Replay live stream

Replay 2nd GM Indore GM Open 2024 Round 8 live stream | Video: IPS Academy
Replay 2nd GM Indore GM Open 2024 Round 9 live stream | Video: IPS Academy
Replay 2nd GM Indore GM Open 2024 Round 10 live stream Part 1 | Video: IPS Academy
Replay 2nd GM Indore GM Open 2024 Round 10 live stream Part 2 | Video: IPS Academy
Replay 2nd GM Indore GM Open 2024 Prize distribution ceremony live stream | Video: IPS Academy

Replay Round 8-10 games

Round 10 results

Bo.No. NameGrTypFEDRtgClub/CityPts.ResultPts.NameGrTypFEDRtgClub/City No.PGN
125
GMNguyen, Duc HoaVIE2322FOR70 - 1GMSavchenko, BorisRUS2489FOR
2PGN
23
GMFedorov, AlexeiBLR2457FOR½ - ½7FMGoutham, Krishna HU19IND2288KER
31PGN
34
IMNeelash, SahaIND2446WB1 - 07IMAudi, AmeyaIND2385GOA
16PGN
49
GMGlek, IgorS60BEL2423FOR0 - 1IMRatnakaran, K.IND2256RLYS
34PGN
523
GMDzhumaev, MaratUZB2362FOR6½ - ½6GMIniyan, PaIND2515TN
1PGN
624
FMJain, Kashish ManojU19IND2334MAH6½ - ½6IMShyaamnikhil, PIND2443ICF
5PGN
76
IMIlamparthi, A RU19IND2426TN60 - 16Sahoo, Utkal RanjanIND2316ODI
26PGN
853
FMManon, Reja NeerU19BAN2169FOR60 - 16IMTahbaz, ArashIRI2425FOR
7PGN
927
WGMNandhidhaa, P VIND2305TN6½ - ½6GMDeepan, Chakkravarthy J.IND2422ICF
10PGN
1036
Saurabh, AnandIND2243BIH61 - 06IMViani, Antonio DcunhaIND2407KAR
12PGN
1113
IMDe Silva, L M S TU19SRI2398FOR6½ - ½6Balkishan, A.IND1895KAR
95PGN
1217
IMNitin, S.IND2385RLYS1 - 06GMRoy Chowdhury, SaptarshiIND2233RSPB
38PGN
1349
Nithin, BabuIND2177KER1 - 0IMAswath, SU19IND2369TN
20PGN
1421
IMLiyanage, Ranindu DilshanSRI2366FOR1 - 0CMNayak, RajeshIND2170ODI
52PGN
1529
IMAvinash, RameshIND2290TN½ - ½FMGaikwad, SiddhantIND1967MAH
82PGN

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Final standings

Rk.SNo NameTypsexFEDRtgPts. TB1  TB2  TB3  TB4  TB5 Krtg+/-
12
GMSavchenko, BorisRUS24898,558,562,552,50081014,8
23
GMFedorov, AlexeiBLR245786265,548,75061014,1
334
IMRatnakaran, K.IND22567,55962,542,50071034,5
44
IMNeelash, SahaIND24467,55761,543,7507106,3
531
FMGoutham, Krishna HU19IND22887,554,558,541,75062044
67
IMTahbaz, ArashIRI24257596442,0006101,2
716
IMAudi, AmeyaIND2385758,56340,2506107,1
825
GMNguyen, Duc HoaVIE232275458,536,000710-1,3
936
Saurabh, AnandIND2243751,55436,00042046,6
1026
Sahoo, Utkal RanjanIND2316750,55539,000620-6,2
1110
GMDeepan, Chakkravarthy J.IND24226,5646740,0004102,1
121
GMIniyan, PaIND25156,55862,537,750410-8,5
139
GMGlek, IgorS60BEL24236,557,562,538,250510-5
1417
IMNitin, S.IND23856,5576238,750410-0,2
1527
WGMNandhidhaa, P VwIND23056,5566137,50052031,2
1613
IMDe Silva, L M S TU19SRI23986,554,559,535,250510-12,8
175
IMShyaamnikhil, PIND24436,55458,537,000310-8,6
1849
Nithin, BabuIND21776,5545834,00062046,8
1958
FMMatta, Vinay KumarIND21326,55255,535,75042043,2
2023
GMDzhumaev, MaratUZB23626,551,555,535,000310-6,3

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