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1998 World Championships
Day 3, Round 15 Pairings

Featured Matches, as chosen by Mark Rosewater:
Jon Finkel (USA) v. Raphael Levy (France)
Peter Leiher (USA) v. Chris Pikula (USA)
Ivan Stanoev (Czech Republic) v. Gary Wise (Canada)
Darwin Kastle (USA) v. Mikko Snygg (Finland)
Player                              Points   Table    Opponent                             Points
Alfar, Georgina-PHI (99)                12      96    Neff, Sepp-SUI (177)                     12
Andrade, Fabian-CHI (24)                 9      99    Leszczynski, Emil-POL (106)               9
Aumonier Ward, J.-NZL (194)             20      59    Fuller, Ryan (126)                       20
Bachmann, David (112)                   30       4    Rodrigues Leone, M.-BRA (19)             30
Barrado Lopez, C.-ESP (167)             27      17    Hacker, Brian (128)                      27
Becker, Jonathan (32)                   21      53    Gilpin, Steven (37)                      21
Bevand, Manuel-FRA (63)                 25      19    Rank, Derek (51)                         26
Bingen, Sturla (58)                     25      23    Lauer, Erik (27)                         25
Bishop, Chris (113)                     20      60    Kloeckner, Kyle (41)                     19
Blatny, Petr-CZE (26)                   18      70    Zivelin, Nadav-ISR (80)                  18
Bocock, David-NZL (197)                 15      88    Martins, Eduardo-POR (108)               15
Bosch, Kelvin-RSA (163)                 21      52    Hovi, Tommi (129)                        21
Brickwell, Daniel-GER (67)              22      40    Kazbieruk, Wojciech-POL (105)            22
Britto, Romario T.-BRA (16)             21      46    Foket, Kurt-BEL (14)                     21
Bromberger, John-RSA (164)              15      86    Yaneza, Richard-PHI (102)                15
Buccolo, Ricardo-ARG (1)                18      69    Vyhmeister, Eduardo-CHI (25)             18
Buehler, Randy (114)                    30       5    Gysemans, Peter-BEL (15)                 30
Bui, Truc (115)                         16      80    Wills, Scott-GBR (190)                   16
Burgner, Kurt (116)                     22      41    Hernandez, Marc-FRA (65)                 22
Burgues, Enric R.-MEX (91)              12      95    Swietlik, Grzegorz-POL (107)             12
Chai, Ming Huang R.-SIN (202)           24      25    Debard, Michael (196)                    24
Chan, Feming (117)                      24      28    Katz, Adam (132)                         24
Chapela, Gustavo-MEX (203)              18      74    Jorstedt, Mattias-SWE (172)              18
Chen, Nick-CAN (20)                     22      38    Derdak, Christian-AUT (9)                22
Chinnock, John (118)                    19      61    Weissman, Brian (54)                     19
Clarke, Nate (119)                      21      50    Teoh, Leong Wee A.-SIN (162)             21
Clegg, Daniel (33)                      19      64    Do Rego, Ezequiel-ARG (2)                19
Coene, Dominique-BEL (12)               18      73    Tesselaar, Han-NED (183)                 18
Coltman, Dane-AUS (5)                   16      81    Martin del Campo, A-MEX (93)             16
Comer, Alan (120)                       28       9    Yoo, John (159)                          28
Crapuchettes, Dominic (121)             27      15    Farkas, Ben (124)                        27
Currence, Bryce-USA (191)               24      33    Radonjic, Peter-CAN (30)                 24
Debard, Michael (196)                   24      25    Chai, Ming Huang R.-SIN (202)            24
Deffely, Fergus-IRL (74)                14      91    Figueiredo, F.-POR (111)                 13
Demazeau, Fabien-FRA (64)               22      39    Moungey, Jason (45)                      22
Derdak, Christian-AUT (9)               22      38    Chen, Nick-CAN (20)                      22
D'Hondt, Jean Louis-BEL (13)            18      76    Ladra, Lukas (136)                       18
Dickinson, Matt-AUS (6)                 23      37    Le Pine, Mark (137)                      23
Do Rego, Ezequiel-ARG (2)               19      64    Clegg, Daniel (33)                       19
Dogan, Timur-SUI (175)                  20      57    Helvik, Snorre-NOR (97)                  20
Duynisveld, Marco-NED (182)             22      44    Fujita, Tsuyoshi-JPN (85)                22
Dworak, Florian-GER (68)                24      26    Herzog, Nicolai-NOR (195)                24
Edwards, Rudy (122)                     24      31    Vall Brillas, David-ESP (171)            24
Eikefet, Kim-NOR (96)                   27      11    Fleischman, Sean (34)                    28
Eskeland, Sigurd (123)                  25      20    Ming, Au Yeung Hon-HKG (71)              25
Estrada, Gerardo G.-MEX (92)            20      58    Herms, Roc-ESP (168)                     20
Farkas, Ben (124)                       27      15    Crapuchettes, Dominic (121)              27
Figueiredo, F.-POR (111)                13      91    Deffely, Fergus-IRL (74)                 14
Fiil, Tore-DEN (55)                     25      21    Malherbaud, Pierre-FRA (66)              25
Finkel, Jon-USA (125)                   36       1    Levy, Raphael (138)                      36
Fleischman, Sean (34)                   28      11    Eikefet, Kim-NOR (96)                    27
Foket, Kurt-BEL (14)                    21      46    Britto, Romario T.-BRA (16)              21
Fortenberry, Gary (35)                  19      65    Klauser, Benedikt (40)                   19
Fujita, Tsuyoshi-JPN (85)               22      44    Duynisveld, Marco-NED (182)              22
Fuller, Ryan (126)                      20      59    Aumonier Ward, J.-NZL (194)              20
Gabor, Papp-LTH (72)                    25      22    Gregorich, C.-AUT (199)                  25
Gallion, Daniel-LTH (89)                18      75    Manners, Chris-GBR (187)                 18
Gallitz, Donald (36)                    23      35    Sochon, Michael (153)                    23
Geertsen, Svend Sparre (127)            24      34    Nishioka, Andrew (141)                   24
Gilpin, Steven (37)                     21      53    Becker, Jonathan (32)                    21
Glodt, Romain-LTH (90)                  16      82    Vefa, Yusuf-LTH (186)                    16
Gregorich, C.-AUT (199)                 25      22    Gabor, Papp-LTH (72)                     25
Guevin, Thomas (170)                    23      36    Salem, Gisle-NOR (98)                    23
Gysemans, Peter-BEL (15)                30       5    Buehler, Randy (114)                     30
Haberli, Jurg-SUI (176)                 18      72    Higgins, Michael-IRL (75)                18
Hacker, Brian (128)                     27      17    Barrado Lopez, C.-ESP (167)              27
Hardie, Boyd (38)                       22      42    Maier, Gero-ARG (3)                      22
Hein, Dirk-GER (69)                     27      12    Krakower, Gary (134)                     27
Helvik, Snorre-NOR (97)                 20      57    Dogan, Timur-SUI (175)                   20
Herms, Roc-ESP (168)                    20      58    Estrada, Gerardo G.-MEX (92)             20
Hernandez, Marc-FRA (65)                22      41    Burgner, Kurt (116)                      22
Herzog, Nicolai-NOR (195)               24      26    Dworak, Florian-GER (68)                 24
Higgins, Michael-IRL (75)               18      72    Haberli, Jurg-SUI (176)                  18
Hiltunen, Arto-FIN (59)                 22      45    Natale, Tommaso-ITA (82)                 21
Ho, Rod-AUS (7)                         18      71    Kirk, S. Ryan-CAN (21)                   18
Hovi, Tommi (129)                       21      52    Bosch, Kelvin-RSA (163)                  21
Hsieh, Frank-TPE (180)                  14      90    Van de Logt, Tom-NED (184)               15
Hsu, Aric-TPE (178)                      4            ***  BYE  ***
Hyde, Oliver-IRL (76)                   17      77    Simpson, Mark-NZL (94)                   17
Ishibashi, Masashi-JPN (86)             15      85    Tang, Aurijus-TPE (179)                  15
Ishida, Itaru-JPN (87)                  18      67    Pong, Hee Tee Robin-SIN (161)            18
Jensen, Thomas D.-DEN (56)              19      63    Leivo, Matti-SWE (173)                   19
Johns, Scott (39)                       33       3    Nakamura, Satoshi (46)                   31
Jorstedt, Mattias-SWE (172)             18      74    Chapela, Gustavo-MEX (203)               18
Justice, Mark (130)                     17      79    Windauer, Ron-AUT (11)                   17
Karaszewski, Pawel-POL (104)            15      87    Morbidelli, Simone-ITA (81)              15
Kastle, Darwin (131)                    26      18    Snygg, Mikko-FIN (61)                    27
Katz, Adam (132)                        24      28    Chan, Feming (117)                       24
Kazbieruk, Wojciech-POL (105)           22      40    Brickwell, Daniel-GER (67)               22
Kirk, S. Ryan-CAN (21)                  18      71    Ho, Rod-AUS (7)                          18
Klauser, Benedikt (40)                  19      65    Fortenberry, Gary (35)                   19
Kloeckner, Kyle (41)                    19      60    Bishop, Chris (113)                      20
Konstanczer, Andre (133)                29       8    Kuhn, Janosch-GER (70)                   29
Krakower, Gary (134)                    27      12    Hein, Dirk-GER (69)                      27
Kroger, Peer (135)                      21      55    Tsai, Tony (155)                         21
Kucera, Rudolf-CZE (28)                 15      89    Marais, Ruaan-RSA (165)                  15
Kuhn, Janosch-GER (70)                  29       8    Konstanczer, Andre (133)                 29
Kunzler, Matthias-SUI (201)             13      92    Wolf, Andrew (158)                       13
Ladra, Lukas (136)                      18      76    D'Hondt, Jean Louis-BEL (13)             18
Laier, Peter-DEN (57)                   21      49    Wilson, Chris-NZL (95)                   21
Lauer, Erik (27)                        25      23    Bingen, Sturla (58)                      25
Laznovsky, Martin-CZE (29)              27      13    Rose, Kyle (149)                         27
Le Pine, Mark (137)                     23      37    Dickinson, Matt-AUS (6)                  23
Lee, Beng Hai-SIN (160)                 25      24    Phillipps, Eric (143)                    25
Leiher, Peter (42)                      30       7    Pikula, Chris (144)                      30
Leivo, Matti-SWE (173)                  19      63    Jensen, Thomas D.-DEN (56)               19
Leszczynski, Emil-POL (106)              9      99    Andrade, Fabian-CHI (24)                  9
Levy, Raphael (138)                     36       1    Finkel, Jon-USA (125)                    36
Linde, Matt-USA (192)                   21      54    McCandless, Robin-GBR (188)              21
Lirag, Raffy-PHI (100)                  17      78    Rebagliati, Nicola-ITA (84)              17
Llopis Martinez, P.-ESP (169)           10      98    Omri, Doron-ISR (79)                     10
Long, Michael-USA (139)                 21      56    Matsuo, Goro (44)                        21
Longo Junior, Sergio-BRA (18)            6     100    McCabe, Paul (103)                        6
Machado, Marco A.-BRA (17)              13      93    Sequeira, Rui-POR (110)                  13
Maher, Jr., Bob (43)                    21      47    Ogilbee, Brian (47)                      21
Maier, Gero-ARG (3)                     22      42    Hardie, Boyd (38)                        22
Maioli, Douglas-ARG (4)                 24      30    Price, Dave (147)                        24
Malherbaud, Pierre-FRA (66)             25      21    Fiil, Tore-DEN (55)                      25
Manners, Chris-GBR (187)                18      75    Gallion, Daniel-LTH (89)                 18
Marais, Ruaan-RSA (165)                 15      89    Kucera, Rudolf-CZE (28)                  15
Martin del Campo, A-MEX (93)            16      81    Coltman, Dane-AUS (5)                    16
Martins, Eduardo-POR (108)              15      88    Bocock, David-NZL (197)                  15
Matsuo, Goro (44)                       21      56    Long, Michael-USA (139)                  21
McCabe, Paul (103)                       6     100    Longo Junior, Sergio-BRA (18)             6
McCandless, Robin-GBR (188)             21      54    Linde, Matt-USA (192)                    21
McCarrel, Casey (140)                   27      14    Serio, Ronny (53)                        27
Ming, Au Yeung Hon-HKG (71)             25      20    Eskeland, Sigurd (123)                   25
Morbidelli, Simone-ITA (81)             15      87    Karaszewski, Pawel-POL (104)             15
Moss Allison, N.-GBR (189)              21      51    Van den Broek, V.-NED (185)              21
Moungey, Jason (45)                     22      39    Demazeau, Fabien-FRA (64)                22
Nakamura, Satoshi (46)                  31       3    Johns, Scott (39)                        33
Natale, Tommaso-ITA (82)                21      45    Hiltunen, Arto-FIN (59)                  22
Neff, Sepp-SUI (177)                    12      96    Alfar, Georgina-PHI (99)                 12
Nishioka, Andrew (141)                  24      34    Geertsen, Svend Sparre (127)             24
Nurse, Michael-RSA (166)                16      83    Peleg, Uri-ISR (200)                     16
Nyegaard, Timme-DEN (193)               24      29    Schneider, Justin (151)                  24
Ogilbee, Brian (47)                     21      47    Maher, Jr., Bob (43)                     21
Olpiner, Eviatar-ISR (78)               12      97    Wong, Docter-TPE (181)                   12
O'Mahoney Schwartz, Stev (142)          27      16    Wolfensberger, Michael (49)              27
Omri, Doron-ISR (79)                    10      98    Llopis Martinez, P.-ESP (169)            10
Parke, Jamie (48)                       21      48    Stockdale, Leif-SWE (174)                21
Paselli, Andrea-ITA (83)                18      68    Tsukamoto, Toshiki-JPN (88)              18
Peleg, Uri-ISR (200)                    16      83    Nurse, Michael-RSA (166)                 16
Phillipps, Eric (143)                   25      24    Lee, Beng Hai-SIN (160)                  25
Pikula, Chris (144)                     30       7    Leiher, Peter (42)                       30
Place, Matt (146)                       19      62    Turian, Michael (156)                    19
Pong, Hee Tee Robin-SIN (161)           18      67    Ishida, Itaru-JPN (87)                   18
Pratama, Arvan-INA (73)                 12      94    Sanchez, Rodrigo-CHI (23)                13
Price, Dave (147)                       24      30    Maioli, Douglas-ARG (4)                  24
Proschofsky, A.-AUT (10)                15      84    Sy, Teddy-PHI (101)                      15
Punakallio, Mikko-FIN (60)              24      32    Tsang, Terry-CAN (22)                    24
Rade, Olle-SWE (148)                    24      27    Starak, Yaro-AUS (8)                     24
Radonjic, Peter-CAN (30)                24      33    Currence, Bryce-USA (191)                24
Rafael, Joaquin-POR (109)               18      66    Wollpert, Worth (50)                     18
Rank, Derek (51)                        26      19    Bevand, Manuel-FRA (63)                  25
Rebagliati, Nicola-ITA (84)             17      78    Lirag, Raffy-PHI (100)                   17
Rodrigues Leone, M.-BRA (19)            30       4    Bachmann, David (112)                    30
Rose, Kyle (149)                        27      13    Laznovsky, Martin-CZE (29)               27
Rubin, Ben (150)                        33       2    Selden, Brian (52)                       34
Salem, Gisle-NOR (98)                   23      36    Guevin, Thomas (170)                     23
Sanchez, Rodrigo-CHI (23)               13      94    Pratama, Arvan-INA (73)                  12
Schneider, Justin (151)                 24      29    Nyegaard, Timme-DEN (193)                24
Selden, Brian (52)                      34       2    Rubin, Ben (150)                         33
Sequeira, Rui-POR (110)                 13      93    Machado, Marco A.-BRA (17)               13
Serio, Ronny (53)                       27      14    McCarrel, Casey (140)                    27
Simpson, Mark-NZL (94)                  17      77    Hyde, Oliver-IRL (76)                    17
Slemr, Jakub (152)                      30       6    Walamies, Tomi-FIN (62)                  30
Smith, Paul (198)                       22      43    Walsh, Justin-IRL (77)                   22
Snygg, Mikko-FIN (61)                   27      18    Kastle, Darwin (131)                     26
Sochon, Michael (153)                   23      35    Gallitz, Donald (36)                     23
Stanoev, Ivan-CZE (31)                  28      10    Wise, Gary (157)                         28
Starak, Yaro-AUS (8)                    24      27    Rade, Olle-SWE (148)                     24
Stockdale, Leif-SWE (174)               21      48    Parke, Jamie (48)                        21
Swietlik, Grzegorz-POL (107)            12      95    Burgues, Enric R.-MEX (91)               12
Sy, Teddy-PHI (101)                     15      84    Proschofsky, A.-AUT (10)                 15
Tang, Aurijus-TPE (179)                 15      85    Ishibashi, Masashi-JPN (86)              15
Teoh, Leong Wee A.-SIN (162)            21      50    Clarke, Nate (119)                       21
Tesselaar, Han-NED (183)                18      73    Coene, Dominique-BEL (12)                18
Tsai, Tony (155)                        21      55    Kroger, Peer (135)                       21
Tsang, Terry-CAN (22)                   24      32    Punakallio, Mikko-FIN (60)               24
Tsukamoto, Toshiki-JPN (88)             18      68    Paselli, Andrea-ITA (83)                 18
Turian, Michael (156)                   19      62    Place, Matt (146)                        19
Vall Brillas, David-ESP (171)           24      31    Edwards, Rudy (122)                      24
Van de Logt, Tom-NED (184)              15      90    Hsieh, Frank-TPE (180)                   14
Van den Broek, V.-NED (185)             21      51    Moss Allison, N.-GBR (189)               21
Vefa, Yusuf-LTH (186)                   16      82    Glodt, Romain-LTH (90)                   16
Vyhmeister, Eduardo-CHI (25)            18      69    Buccolo, Ricardo-ARG (1)                 18
Walamies, Tomi-FIN (62)                 30       6    Slemr, Jakub (152)                       30
Walsh, Justin-IRL (77)                  22      43    Smith, Paul (198)                        22
Weissman, Brian (54)                    19      61    Chinnock, John (118)                     19
Wills, Scott-GBR (190)                  16      80    Bui, Truc (115)                          16
Wilson, Chris-NZL (95)                  21      49    Laier, Peter-DEN (57)                    21
Windauer, Ron-AUT (11)                  17      79    Justice, Mark (130)                      17
Wise, Gary (157)                        28      10    Stanoev, Ivan-CZE (31)                   28
Wolf, Andrew (158)                      13      92    Kunzler, Matthias-SUI (201)              13
Wolfensberger, Michael (49)             27      16    O'Mahoney Schwartz, Stev (142)           27
Wollpert, Worth (50)                    18      66    Rafael, Joaquin-POR (109)                18
Wong, Docter-TPE (181)                  12      97    Olpiner, Eviatar-ISR (78)                12
Yaneza, Richard-PHI (102)               15      86    Bromberger, John-RSA (164)               15
Yoo, John (159)                         28       9    Comer, Alan (120)                        28
Zivelin, Nadav-ISR (80)                 18      70    Blatny, Petr-CZE (26)                    18


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