Vassily Ivanchuk reigned supreme at the Latvian Railway Open, a strong rapid tournament held over the weekend in Latvia, Riga. The 45-year-old Ukrainian started with 9.0/9 (!) and won the tournament with 13.0/14 (two draws and twelve wins), three points more than runner-up Vladimir Malakhov of Russia. Ivanchuk scored a performance of, hold your seats: 3059.
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