31st Annual Empire City Open
December 28-30, 2012
The 31st Annual Empire City Open was held from December 28-30, 2012, at the New Yorker Hotel, 481 Eighth Ave at 34th St, across from Penn Station, New York.
GM Alex Fishbein finished in clear first with an undefeated 5/6 to earn $1200 for his weekend’s efforts. Fishbein led from the start, winning his first four games and drawing his final two to take the title. Just a half-point behind were GMs Zviad Izoria, Sergey Kudrin and Vladimir Romanenko along with Denys Shmelov who all collected $275.
The final standings, with prizes, for all sections are now posted.
Please use the following links to obtain more information regarding the 2012 Empire City Open:
- Tournament Information: Prize funds, entry fees, schedules, hotel info, etc.