GMs David & Karpatchev share Anogia 5th Capablanca Memorial Chess lead after 5

It is a 10-player invitational chess round-robin event

Chess standings after 5 rounds

1 David, Alberto 3.5 9

Karpatchev, Aleksandr 3.5 7.5

3 Gungl, Theo 3 7.5

Mitsis, Georgios 3 6.5

5 Fernandez, Daniel Howard 2.5 5.75

Gukesh, D 2.5 5.75

Anagnostopoulos, Konstantinos 2.5 5.25

8 Anand, Nadar 1.5 4

Rydstrom, Tom 1.5 3.5

Nitish, Belurkar 1.5 2.25

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The 5th Anogia "Capablanca Memorial" Chess GM-norm tournament is held from 11-19 September 2018 in Anogia, Crete, Greece. The chess tournament is part of the Heraklion IT Grand Prix, which is in its 8th year, and is part of a series of closed norm chess tournaments.

It is a 10-player invitational chess round-robin event. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 chess moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the chess game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one.

Chess Playing Schedule

Round 1 Sep 11, 2018 14:00

Round 2 Sep 12, 2018 14:00

Round 3 Sep 13, 2018 14:00

Round 4 Sep 14, 2018 14:00

Round 5 Sep 15, 2018 14:00

Round 6 Sep 16, 2018 14:00

Round 7 Sep 17, 2018 14:00

Round 8 Sep 18, 2018 14:00

Round 9 Sep 19, 2018 08:00

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