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ROGVI EGILSTOFT NIELSEN WINS FAROESE CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2016

FM Rogvi Egilstoft Nielsen became the winner of the 2016 Faroese Chess Championship, which took place in Sandavagur, Faroe Islands, from 19th to 26th March, 2016.

Nielsen scored 7 points out of 9 games and convincingly triumphed, leaving behind FM Carl Eli Nolsoe Samuelsen and FM Hans Kristian Simonsen with 5.5 points, who took second and third place respectively.

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Sandavagur

The event was a 9 round Round Robin tournament with 10 players. The time control of the Championship was 90 minutes for 40 moves plus 30 seconds increment per move.

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