GM Davor Palo is new champion of Denmark

[ Source: Chessdom ] - April 02, 2013

The Danish Chess Championship 2013 was from March 23rd to April 1st at the Konventum, Gl Hellebækvej 70, 3000 Helsingør.

The tournament was a 10-player round robin with the average elo of 2473 points.

GM Davor Palo emerged the national champion after finishing the race with 6,5/9 points. Palo also took the prize of 10,000 Danish Krone home (approx. 1,800 US dollars).

Final standings:
1. GM Palo Davor 2545 – 6.5
2. IM Ziska Helgi Dam 2461 – 6
3. GM Schandorff Lars 2508 – 5.5
4. GM Rasmussen Allan Stig 2500 – 5
5-7. IM Andersen Mads 2483, GM Hansen Sune Berg 2559 and IM Antonsen Mikkel 2441 – 4.5
8. IM Pedersen Christian Kyndel 2445 – 3.5
9-10. GM Kristiansen Jens 2434 and Akdag Dara 2254 – 2.5

Source: http://www.chessdom.com/gm-davor-palo-is-new-champion-of-denmark/

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