Results and standings
HSC/De Legibus Open
The fourth HSC/De Legibus Open was played on Saturday June 28th and Sunday June 29th in Helmond Netherlands, in the venue of the Helmond Chessclub, Partycentrum De Molen.
This weekend tournament was characterized by games with a rate of play of 45 minutes for all moves. Because of this it was possible to play nine rounds in two days, five on Saturday and four on Sunday.
Winner of the tournament was IGM Vladimir Epishin with the score of 7 points. IM Aman Hambleton finished in second place with the same score, just one quarter SB-point short. IGM Harmen Jonkman, IGM Eric Hansen and IM Mher Hovanishan split the third place with 6½ points.
This 21st weekend tournament of HSC has been made possible by our main sponsor De Legibus. Our co-sponsors Partycentrum De Molen and Chinese Indian Restaurant Kota Radja were also contributing.