Category Archives: FS 2013-06

First Saturday 2013-06 Final Standings

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GM
GMs Gonda and Akesson tied for firs with 7/10.
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Rk.   Name Rtg FED 1 2 3 4 5 6 Pts.
1 GM Gonda Laszlo 2524 HUN *** ½ ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 1 1 7
2 GM Akesson Ralf 2449 SWE ½ ½ *** ½ ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 1 1 7
3 FM Hujbert Florian 2456 HUN ½ ½ ½ ½ *** ½ 0 ½ ½ 1 1 5.5
4 GM Andreev Eduard 2498 UKR 0 ½ 0 ½ ½ 1 *** ½ ½ 1 ½ 5
5 IM Franco Alonso 2487 ESP ½ 0 ½ 0 ½ ½ ½ ½ *** ½ ½ 4
6 IM Szalanczy Emil 2285 HUN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ½ ½ ½ *** 1.5

FMA
FM Juhasz was clear first with 8.5/11.
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Rk.   Name Rtg FED 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Pts.
1 FM Juhasz B 2222 HUN * ½ 1 ½ ½ + 1 ½ 1 1 ½ 1 8.5
2   Darazs Z 2142 HUN ½ * ½ ½ ½ ½ 1 1 1 ½ 1 + 8
3   Farkas R 2198 HUN 0 ½ * ½ ½ ½ 1 1 1 1 1 + 8
4   Reh Philipp 2068 GER ½ ½ ½ * ½ ½ ½ 0 ½ + ½ 1 6
5   Juracsik J 2155 HUN ½ ½ ½ ½ * 0 ½ ½ 0 + 1 1 6
6   Jelic Neven 2091 CRO ½ ½ ½ 1 * 0 1 ½ 0 ½ 1 5.5
7   Mester Attila 2075 HUN 0 0 0 ½ ½ 1 * 1 0 ½ 1 1 5.5
8   Rabovszky G 1913 HUN ½ 0 0 1 ½ 0 0 * ½ 1 ½ + 5
9   Hocevar N 2005 SLO 0 0 0 ½ 1 ½ 1 ½ * 0 ½ 1 5
10   Burgin Ryan 0 ENG 0 ½ 0 1 ½ 0 1 * 1 ½ 4.5
11   Montolio B C 1972 ESP ½ 0 0 ½ 0 ½ 0 ½ ½ 0 * ½ 3
12   Szakacs Aron 1875 HUN 0 0 0 0 0 0 ½ ½ * 1

FMB
Takacs and Mayer tied for first with 8.5/11.
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Rk.   Name Rtg FED 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Pts.
1   Takacs Zsolt 1830 HUN * 1 0 ½ 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 + 1 + 8.5
2 FM Mayer Istvan 2060 HUN 0 * ½ ½ 1 1 1 1 ½ 1 1 1 8.5
3   Lukacs Albert 1917 HUN 1 ½ * ½ ½ 0 + 1 1 ½ 1 + 8
4   Steer Jozsef 1938 HUN ½ ½ ½ * ½ ½ ½ 1 1 1 1 1 8
5   Marcu Simon 1879 SVK 0 0 ½ ½ * 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 8
6   Mihaly Zoltan 1798 HUN ½ 0 1 ½ 0 * 0 1 1 + 1 + 7
7   Vasilev Sergey 1521 RUS 0 0 ½ 0 1 * 0 ½ ½ 1 + 4.5
8   Schmidt Wolfgang 1450 GER ½ 0 0 0 0 0 1 * 0 1 1 + 4.5
9   Csiba Tibor Dr. 1587 HUN 0 ½ 0 0 0 0 ½ 1 * ½ 0 + 3.5
10   Brassoi-Tarnovszki 1642 HUN 0 ½ 0 0 ½ 0 ½ * 1 0 2.5
11   Szabo Miklos 1322 HUN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 * + 2
12   Nemeth Otto 1724 HUN 0 0 0 1 * 1

Budapest Tournament Information
There are bargain tournaments available, all with prizes and modest entry fees. Check the Hungarian Federation event listing for events. June has some nice events with very reasonable entry fees.

Rakosmente Open June 14-16
This event is held at my club Rakosligeti(RAC).

Révész, Máriusz
The friendly president of the Hungarian Chess Federation
Some action from the 2013-04 Rakosmente Open


With prizes.
Game/90.
For Fide under 2200.

Entry fee
FIDE 2000+: 3,000HUF(10.3EUR)

Frech Károly Emlékverseny June 22-30 [see Ujpestikse]
This RR at the normal 1 game/day pace is one of my favorite events(a bargain at 15EUR!). There is also a small open running at the same time.

With prizes.
-RR(120 mins +30 sec/move)
-Open tournament (120-120)

Entry fee
FIDE 2000-2199: 4,400HUF(15.2EUR)

Budapest Open-August 17-25 2013
This is a wonderful event on the calender that I played in last year. This should be a great event again.

Mihaly, Zoltan(right)


For More Tournament Information

The secret to Hungarian chess is knowing where to find the tournament information-it’s not so obvious. Then know the market prices to find the bargains.
Budapest Entry Fees 2012-Useful for entry fee comparisons (Scroll down to bottom of blog too)
First Saturday Prices / FS Contact
(Note-for FM groups Hungarian player fee is 12,000 HUF, foreigners see website list; everything negotiable; No prizes)

Note: There is a Budapest Tournament discount card that gives you 10% off participating tournaments. It’s not really a card, they add you to a list that organizers access at registration time.
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