Smaranda, our 'spy', has sent us more photos!
|Last round: Jan Smeets against Ernst Sipke.|
|Anne Haast against Zhaoqin Peng|
|Ivan Sokolov against Daan Brandenburg|
|Waiting for the closing ceremony to start|
|Friso Nijboer's daughters giving Jan hard times:)|
|What else can you do while waiting, besides playing more chess?!|
|From left to right: Talitha Munnik, Martine Middelveld|
and Annemarie Volkers, playing blitz against...
|...Ruud Janssen, Daan Brandenburg and Sipke Ernst.|
Did the girls team win?!
|Blowing off steam after the games?!|
Jan Smeets vs Friso Nijboer
|XXL chess set in front of the tournament hall|
|Beauty prizes for the most spectacular moves|
|Top 3 spectacular moves:|
Click on the names to see the diagrams
Top 3 NK Men
Top 3 NK Women
|Ronde 1: Wouter Spoelman||Ronde 9: Arlette van Weersel|
|Ronde 4: Ruud Janssen||Ronde 7: Martine Middelveld|
|Ronde 8: Sipke Ernst||Ronde 1: Zhaoqin Peng|
|Top 3 women:|
1. Peng Zhaoqin
2. Haast Anne
3. Middelveld Martine
|Top 3 men:|
1. Giri Anish
2. Sokolov Ivan
3. Swinkels Robin
|Anish during his final speech in...Dutch language!|
Congratulations to the winners! For the less fortunate players: another chance next year!