David Paravyan won the £30,000 first prize at the Gibraltar Chess Festival‘s masters tournament. The 21-year-old Russian grandmaster came out on top in a playoff, after seven players had finished in a tie for first place. Like last year, China’s Tan Zhongyi won the £20,000 top women’s prize. (Read more). News and Photo: chess.com
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