GM Sebastian Bogner dominates 2018 Swiss Chess Championship

GM Sebastian Bogner is the top seed at 2018 Swiss Chess Championship

Ranking after 6 rounds:

1 Bogner 4½
2-4 Georgiadis, Pelletier and Kurmann each 3½
5-7 Gallagher, Jenni and Studer each 3
8 Gähwiler 2½
9 Ekström 2
10 Bänziger 1½

The 2018 Swiss Chess Championship is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place between 12 and 20 July 2018 in Lenzerheideq, Switzerland. Chess players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the chess game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one.

Round 6
Baenziger, Fabian Ekstroem, Roland ½-½
Gaehwiler, Gabriel Pelletier, Yannick 0-1
Gallagher, Joseph G. Kurmann, Oliver ½-½
Georgiadis, Nico Jenni, Florian 0-1
Studer, Noel Bogner, Sebastian 0-1

Round 5
Bogner, Sebastian Gaehwiler, Gabriel ½-½
Jenni, Florian Ekstroem, Roland ½-½
Kurmann, Oliver Georgiadis, Nico ½-½
Pelletier, Yannick Gallagher, Joseph G. 0-1
Studer, Noel Baenziger, Fabian ½-½

Round 4
Baenziger, Fabian Jenni, Florian 0-1
Ekstroem, Roland Kurmann, Oliver 0-1
Gaehwiler, Gabriel Studer, Noel 0-1
Gallagher, Joseph G. Bogner, Sebastian 0-1
Georgiadis, Nico Pelletier, Yannick ½-½

Round 3
Bogner, Sebastian Georgiadis, Nico 0-1
Gaehwiler, Gabriel Baenziger, Fabian 1-0
Kurmann, Oliver Jenni, Florian ½-½
Pelletier, Yannick Ekstroem, Roland 0-1
Studer, Noel Gallagher, Joseph G. ½-½

Round 2
Baenziger, Fabian Kurmann, Oliver 0-1
Ekstroem, Roland Bogner, Sebastian 0-1
Gallagher, Joseph G. Gaehwiler, Gabriel ½-½
Georgiadis, Nico Studer, Noel 1-0
Jenni, Florian Pelletier, Yannick 0-1

Round 1
Bogner, Sebastian Jenni, Florian 1-0
Gaehwiler, Gabriel Georgiadis, Nico ½-½
Gallagher, Joseph G. Baenziger, Fabian ½-½
Pelletier, Yannick Kurmann, Oliver 1-0
Studer, Noel Ekstroem, Roland 1-0

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