Mouflon Chess Challenge May 2020: Yildirim beats Kourouyiannis

by Mark Bryan

by Mark Bryan

FIDE Instructor | FIDE Arbiter | ECU Certified School Chess Teacher

Kemal Yildirim is the last player to qualify for the Mouflon Chess Challenge May 2020 Quarter-Final after winning his Last 16 match 6-0 against Fivos Kourouyiannis. An interesting fact is that half of the games was ended by a knight fork proving that in Blitz the knight is a very powerful piece.

Game 1: Fivos Kourouyiannis 0-1 Kemal Yildirim

Game 2: Kemal Yildirim 1-0 Fivos Kourouyiannis

Game 3: Fivos Kourouyiannis 0-1 Kemal Yildirim

Game 4: Kemal Yildirim 1-0 Fivos Kourouyiannis

Game 5: Fivos Kourouyiannis 0-1 Kemal Yildirim

Game 6: Kemal Yildirim 1-0 Fivos Kourouyiannis

# Flag Name Rating Club 1 2 3 4 5 6 Score
1 flag, country, cyprus-1040575 Fivos Kourouyiannis 1753 Criton Tornaritis Chess Club 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 / 6
2 turkish flag, flag, turkey-1774834 Kemal Yildirim 1735 O.FI.S. 1 1 1 1 1 1 6 / 6

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