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1998 World Championships
Day 2, Round 8 Pairings

Featured Matches, as chosen by Mark Rosewater:
Sigurd Eskeland (Norway) v. Jon Finkel (USA)
Mike Long (USA) v. Sturla Bingen (Norway)
John Chinnock (USA) v. Satoshi Nakamura (Japan)
Olla Rade (Sweden) v. Rudy Edwards (USA)
Player                              Points   Table    Opponent                            Points
Alfar, Georgina-PHI (99)                  3      99   Yaneza, Richard-PHI (102)                 3
Andrade, Fabian-CHI (24)                  9      75   Tsukamoto, Toshiki-JPN (88)               9
Aumonier Ward, J.-NZL (194)              10      51   Turian, Michael (156)                    10
Bachmann, David (112)                    15      10   Hacker, Brian (128)                      15
Barrado Lopez, C.-ESP (167)              15      18   Price, Dave (147)                        15
Becker, Jonathan (32)                    18       2   McCarrel, Casey (140)                    18
Bevand, Manuel-FRA (63)                  13      24   Burgner, Kurt (116)                      13
Bingen, Sturla (58)                      15      20   Long, Michael-USA (139)                  15
Bishop, Chris (113)                       9      59   Hyde, Oliver-IRL (76)                     9
Blatny, Petr-CZE (26)                    13      25   Salem, Gisle-NOR (98)                    13
Bocock, David-NZL (197)                   3      98   Pratama, Arvan-INA (73)                   3
Bosch, Kelvin-RSA (163)                   9      67   Moss-Allison, N.-GBR (189)                9
Brickwell, Daniel-GER (67)                9      68   Sequeira, Rui-POR (110)                   9
Britto, Romario T.-BRA (16)              15       9   Rodrigues Leone, M.-BRA (19)             15
Bromberger, John-RSA (164)                9      63   Martins, Eduardo-POR (108)                9
Buccolo, Ricardo-ARG (1)                  6      84   Lirag, Raffy-PHI (100)                    7
Buehler, Randy (114)                     12      40   McCandless, Robin-GBR (188)              12
Bui, Truc (115)                           4      97   Nurse, Michael-RSA (166)                  4
Burgner, Kurt (116)                      13      24   Bevand, Manuel-FRA (63)                  13
Burgues, Enric R.-MEX (91)                6      90   Van de Logt, Tom-NED (184)                6
Chai, Ming Huang R.-SIN (202)            15      13   Rubin, Ben (150)                         15
Chan, Feming (117)                       12      41   Herzog, Nicolai-NOR (195)                12
Chapela, Gustavo-MEX (203)                6      87   Haberli, Jurg-SUI (176)                   6
Chen, Nick-CAN (20)                      12      50   Le Pine, Mark (137)                      11
Chinnock, John (118)                     16       7   Nakamura, Satoshi (46)                   16
Clarke, Nate (119)                        9      58   Starak, Yaro-AUS (8)                      9
Clegg, Daniel (33)                       15      14   Geertsen, Svend Sparre (127)             15
Coene, Dominique-BEL (12)                 9      73   Morbidelli, Simone-ITA (81)               9
Coltman, Dane-AUS (5)                    15      19   O'Mahoney-Schwartz, Stev (142)           15
Comer, Alan (120)                        15      15   Hein, Dirk-GER (69)                      15
Crapuchettes, Dominic (121)              12      34   Leivo, Matti-SWE (173)                   12
Currence, Bryce-USA (191)                 9      61   Wilson, Chris-NZL (95)                    9
Debard, Michael (196)                    12      37   Tang, Aurijus-TPE (179)                  12
Deffely, Fergus-IRL (74)                 12      35   Duynisveld, Marco-NED (182)              12
Demazeau, Fabien-FRA (64)                 7      81   Kunzler, Matthias-SUI (201)               7
Derdak, Christian-AUT (9)                12      38   Van den Broek, V.-NED (185)              12
D'Hondt, Jean Louis-BEL (13)             12      32   Schneider, Justin (151)                  12
Dickinson, Matt-AUS (6)                  12      48   Serio, Ronny (53)                        12
Do Rego, Ezequiel-ARG (2)                13      26   Kastle, Darwin (131)                     13
Dogan, Timur-SUI (175)                   10      52   Wills, Scott-GBR (190)                   10
Duynisveld, Marco-NED (182)              12      35   Deffely, Fergus-IRL (74)                 12
Dworak, Florian-GER (68)                 15      21   Pikula, Chris (144)                      15
Edwards, Rudy (122)                      15      12   Rade, Olle-SWE (148)                     15
Eikefet, Kim-NOR (96)                    18       3   Ming, Au Yeung Hon-HKG (71)              18
Eskeland, Sigurd (123)                   21       1   Finkel, Jon-USA (125)                    21
Estrada, Gerardo G.-MEX (92)             10      54   Place, Matt (146)                        10
Farkas, Ben (124)                        12      46   Teoh, Leong Wee A.-SIN (162)             12
Figueiredo, F.-POR (111)                  9      77   Proschofsky, A.-AUT (10)                  9
Fiil, Tore-DEN (55)                       7      80   Wolf, Andrew (158)                        7
Finkel, Jon-USA (125)                    21       1   Eskeland, Sigurd (123)                   21
Fleischman, Sean (34)                    16       6   Slemr, Jakub (152)                       18
Foket, Kurt-BEL (14)                     12      44   Wolfensberger, Michael (49)              12
Fortenberry, Gary (35)                   10      56   Linde, Matt-USA (192)                     9
Fujita, Tsuyoshi-JPN (85)                12      33   Weissman, Brian (54)                     12
Fuller, Ryan (126)                       10      53   Maier, Gero-ARG (3)                      10
Gabor, Papp-LTH (72)                     15      16   Maher, Jr., Bob (43)                     15
Gallion, Daniel-LTH (89)                  9      60   Punakallio, Mikko-FIN (60)                9
Gallitz, Donald (36)                     12      30   Katz, Adam (132)                         12
Geertsen, Svend Sparre (127)             15      14   Clegg, Daniel (33)                       15
Gilpin, Steven (37)                       9      64   Peleg, Uri-ISR (200)                      9
Glodt, Romain-LTH (90)                    7      79   Neff, Sepp-SUI (177)                      7
Gregorich, C.-AUT (199)                  12      39   Helvik, Snorre-NOR (97)                  12
Guevin, Thomas (170)                     13      27   Phillipps, Eric (143)                    13
Gysemans, Peter-BEL (15)                 12      47   Kazbieruk, Wojciech-POL (105)            12
Haberli, Jurg-SUI (176)                   6      87   Chapela, Gustavo-MEX (203)                6
Hacker, Brian (128)                      15      10   Bachmann, David (112)                    15
Hardie, Boyd (38)                        13      28   Stanoev, Ivan-CZE (31)                   13
Hein, Dirk-GER (69)                      15      15   Comer, Alan (120)                        15
Helvik, Snorre-NOR (97)                  12      39   Gregorich, C.-AUT (199)                  12
Herms, Roc-ESP (168)                     12      29   Simpson, Mark-NZL (94)                   12
Hernandez, Marc-FRA (65)                 10      55   Wise, Gary (157)                         10
Herzog, Nicolai-NOR (195)                12      41   Chan, Feming (117)                       12
Higgins, Michael-IRL (75)                12      43   Hovi, Tommi (129)                        12
Hiltunen, Arto-FIN (59)                  13      22   Nishioka, Andrew (141)                   14
Ho, Rod-AUS (7)                           6      91   Maioli, Douglas-ARG (4)                   6
Hovi, Tommi (129)                        12      43   Higgins, Michael-IRL (75)                12
Hsieh, Frank-TPE (180)                    5      95   Nyegaard, Timme-DEN (193)                 6
Hsu, Aric-TPE (178)                       4      96   Rebagliati, Nicola-ITA (84)               4
Hyde, Oliver-IRL (76)                     9      59   Bishop, Chris (113)                       9
Ishibashi, Masahi-JPN (86)                9      71   Lauer, Erik (27)                          9
Ishida, Itaru-JPN (87)                   12      31   Vall Brillas, David-ESP (171)            12
Jensen, Thomas D.-DEN (56)               12      45   Krakower, Gary (134)                     12
Johns, Scott (39)                        15      17   Manners, Chris-GBR (187)                 15
Jorstedt, Mattias-SWE (172)               9      70   Walsh, Justin-IRL (77)                    9
Justice, Mark (130)                      13      23   Kuhn, Janosch-GER (70)                   13
Karaszewski, Pawel-POL (104)              9      62   Vyhmeister, Eduardo-CHI (25)              9
Kastle, Darwin (131)                     13      26   Do Rego, Ezequiel-ARG (2)                13
Katz, Adam (132)                         12      30   Gallitz, Donald (36)                     12
Kazbieruk, Wojciech-POL (105)            12      47   Gysemans, Peter-BEL (15)                 12
Kirk, S. Ryan-CAN (21)                    6      86   Pong, Hee Tee Robin-SIN (161)             6
Klauser, Benedikt (40)                    9      69   Ogilbee, Brian (47)                       9
Kloeckner, Kyle (41)                     12      49   Walamies, Tomi-FIN (62)                  12
Konstanczer, Andre (133)                 18       4   Selden, Brian (52)                       18
Krakower, Gary (134)                     12      45   Jensen, Thomas D.-DEN (56)               12
Kroger, Peer (135)                        9      74   Rank, Derek (51)                          9
Kucera, Rudolf-CZE (28)                   6      88   McCabe, Paul (103)                        6
Kuhn, Janosch-GER (70)                   13      23   Justice, Mark (130)                      13
Kunzler, Matthias-SUI (201)               7      81   Demazeau, Fabien-FRA (64)                 7
Ladra, Lukas (136)                       15       8   Sochon, Michael (153)                    16
Laier, Peter-DEN (57)                     6      93   Wong, Docter-TPE (181)                    6
Lauer, Erik (27)                          9      71   Ishibashi, Masahi-JPN (86)                9
Laznovsky, Martin-CZE (29)                9      65   Omri, Doron-ISR (79)                      9
Le Pine, Mark (137)                      11      50   Chen, Nick-CAN (20)                      12
Lee, Beng Hai-SIN (160)                   7      82   Windauer, Ron-AUT (11)                    7
Leiher, Peter (42)                       15      11   Malherbaud, Pierre-FRA (66)              15
Leivo, Matti-SWE (173)                   12      34   Crapuchettes, Dominic (121)              12
Leszczynski, Emil-POL (106)               6      94   Wollpert, Worth (50)                      6
Levy, Raphael (138)                      18       5   Snygg, Mikko-FIN (61)                    18
Linde, Matt-USA (192)                     9      56   Fortenberry, Gary (35)                   10
Lirag, Raffy-PHI (100)                    7      84   Buccolo, Ricardo-ARG (1)                  6
Llopis Martinez, P.-ESP (169)             9      78   Moungey, Jason (45)                       8
Long, Michael-USA (139)                  15      20   Bingen, Sturla (58)                      15
Longo Junior, Sergio (18)                 3     100   Paselli, Andrea-ITA (83)                  3
Machado, Marco A.-BRA (17)                6      89   Tsang, Terry (22)                         6
Maher, Jr., Bob (43)                     15      16   Gabor, Papp-LTH (72)                     15
Maier, Gero-ARG (3)                      10      53   Fuller, Ryan (126)                       10
Maioli, Douglas-ARG (4)                   6      91   Ho, Rod-AUS (7)                           6
Malherbaud, Pierre-FRA (66)              15      11   Leiher, Peter (42)                       15
Manners, Chris-GBR (187)                 15      17   Johns, Scott (39)                        15
Marais, Ruaan-RSA (165)                   0     101   Sy, Teddy-PHI (101)                       3
Martin del Campo, A-MEX (93)              7      83   Yoo, John (159)                           7
Martins, Eduardo-POR (108)                9      63   Bromberger, John-RSA (164)                9
Matsuo, Goro (44)                         9      57   Suver, Max (154)                          9
McCabe, Paul (103)                        6      88   Kucera, Rudolf-CZE (28)                   6
McCandless, Robin-GBR (188)              12      40   Buehler, Randy (114)                     12
McCarrel, Casey (140)                    18       2   Becker, Jonathan (32)                    18
Ming, Au Yeung Hon-HKG (71)              18       3   Eikefet, Kim-NOR (96)                    18
Morbidelli, Simone-ITA (81)               9      73   Coene, Dominique-BEL (12)                 9
Moss-Allison, N.-GBR (189)                9      67   Bosch, Kelvin-RSA (163)                   9
Moungey, Jason (45)                       8      78   Llopis Martinez, P.-ESP (169)             9
Nakamura, Satoshi (46)                   16       7   Chinnock, John (118)                     16
Natale, Tommaso-ITA (82)                 12      42   Parke, Jamie (48)                        12
Neff, Sepp-SUI (177)                      7      79   Glodt, Romain-LTH (90)                    7
Nishioka, Andrew (141)                   14      22   Hiltunen, Arto-FIN (59)                  13
Nurse, Michael-RSA (166)                  4      97   Bui, Truc (115)                           4
Nyegaard, Timme-DEN (193)                 6      95   Hsieh, Frank-TPE (180)                    5
Ogilbee, Brian (47)                       9      69   Klauser, Benedikt (40)                    9
Olpiner, Eviatar-ISR (78)                 6      92   Vefa, Yusuf-LTH (186)                     6
O'Mahoney-Schwartz, Stev (142)           15      19   Coltman, Dane-AUS (5)                    15
Omri, Doron-ISR (79)                      9      65   Laznovsky, Martin-CZE (29)                9
Parke, Jamie (48)                        12      42   Natale, Tommaso-ITA (82)                 12
Paselli, Andrea-ITA (83)                  3     100   Longo Junior, Sergio (18)                 3
Peleg, Uri-ISR (200)                      9      64   Gilpin, Steven (37)                       9
Phillipps, Eric (143)                    13      27   Guevin, Thomas (170)                     13
Pikula, Chris (144)                      15      21   Dworak, Florian-GER (68)                 15
Place, Matt (146)                        10      54   Estrada, Gerardo G.-MEX (92)             10
Pong, Hee Tee Robin-SIN (161)             6      86   Kirk, S. Ryan-CAN (21)                    6
Pratama, Arvan-INA (73)                   3      98   Bocock, David-NZL (197)                   3
Price, Dave (147)                        15      18   Barrado Lopez, C.-ESP (167)              15
Proschofsky, A.-AUT (10)                  9      77   Figueiredo, F.-POR (111)                  9
Punakallio, Mikko-FIN (60)                9      60   Gallion, Daniel-LTH (89)                  9
Rade, Olle-SWE (148)                     15      12   Edwards, Rudy (122)                      15
Radonjic, Peter-CAN (30)                  9      66   Tsai, Tony-CAN (155)                      9
Rafael, Joaquin-POR (109)                 6      85   Swietlik, Grzegorz-POL (107)              6
Rank, Derek (51)                          9      74   Kroger, Peer (135)                        9
Rebagliati, Nicola-ITA (84)               4      96   Hsu, Aric-TPE (178)                       4
Rodrigues Leone, M.-BRA (19)             15       9   Britto, Romario T.-BRA (16)              15
Rose, Kyle (149)                         12      36   Stockdale, Leif-SWE (174)                12
Rubin, Ben (150)                         15      13   Chai, Ming Huang R.-SIN (202)            15
Salem, Gisle-NOR (98)                    13      25   Blatny, Petr-CZE (26)                    13
Sanchez, Rodrigo-CHI (23)                 9      76   Zivelin, Nadav-ISR (80)                   9
Schneider, Justin (151)                  12      32   D'Hondt, Jean Louis-BEL (13)             12
Selden, Brian (52)                       18       4   Konstanczer, Andre (133)                 18
Sequeira, Rui-POR (110)                   9      68   Brickwell, Daniel-GER (67)                9
Serio, Ronny (53)                        12      48   Dickinson, Matt-AUS (6)                  12
Simpson, Mark-NZL (94)                   12      29   Herms, Roc-ESP (168)                     12
Slemr, Jakub (152)                       18       6   Fleischman, Sean (34)                    16
Smith, Paul (198)                         9      72   Tesselaar, Han-NED (183)                  9
Snygg, Mikko-FIN (61)                    18       5   Levy, Raphael (138)                      18
Sochon, Michael (153)                    16       8   Ladra, Lukas (136)                       15
Stanoev, Ivan-CZE (31)                   13      28   Hardie, Boyd (38)                        13
Starak, Yaro-AUS (8)                      9      58   Clarke, Nate (119)                        9
Stockdale, Leif-SWE (174)                12      36   Rose, Kyle (149)                         12
Suver, Max (154)                          9      57   Matsuo, Goro (44)                         9
Swietlik, Grzegorz-POL (107)              6      85   Rafael, Joaquin-POR (109)                 6
Sy, Teddy-PHI (101)                       3     101   Marais, Ruaan-RSA (165)                   0
Tang, Aurijus-TPE (179)                  12      37   Debard, Michael (196)                    12
Teoh, Leong Wee A.-SIN (162)             12      46   Farkas, Ben (124)                        12
Tesselaar, Han-NED (183)                  9      72   Smith, Paul (198)                         9
Tsai, Tony-CAN (155)                      9      66   Radonjic, Peter-CAN (30)                  9
Tsang, Terry (22)                         6      89   Machado, Marco A.-BRA (17)                6
Tsukamoto, Toshiki-JPN (88)               9      75   Andrade, Fabian-CHI (24)                  9
Turian, Michael (156)                    10      51   Aumonier Ward, J.-NZL (194)              10
Vall Brillas, David-ESP (171)            12      31   Ishida, Itaru-JPN (87)                   12
Van de Logt, Tom-NED (184)                6      90   Burgues, Enric R.-MEX (91)                6
Van den Broek, V.-NED (185)              12      38   Derdak, Christian-AUT (9)                12
Vefa, Yusuf-LTH (186)                     6      92   Olpiner, Eviatar-ISR (78)                 6
Vyhmeister, Eduardo-CHI (25)              9      62   Karaszewski, Pawel-POL (104)              9
Walamies, Tomi-FIN (62)                  12      49   Kloeckner, Kyle (41)                     12
Walsh, Justin-IRL (77)                    9      70   Jorstedt, Mattias-SWE (172)               9
Weissman, Brian (54)                     12      33   Fujita, Tsuyoshi-JPN (85)                12
Wills, Scott-GBR (190)                   10      52   Dogan, Timur-SUI (175)                   10
Wilson, Chris-NZL (95)                    9      61   Currence, Bryce-USA (191)                 9
Windauer, Ron-AUT (11)                    7      82   Lee, Beng Hai-SIN (160)                   7
Wise, Gary (157)                         10      55   Hernandez, Marc-FRA (65)                 10
Wolf, Andrew (158)                        7      80   Fiil, Tore-DEN (55)                       7
Wolfensberger, Michael (49)              12      44   Foket, Kurt-BEL (14)                     12
Wollpert, Worth (50)                      6      94   Leszczynski, Emil-POL (106)               6
Wong, Docter-TPE (181)                    6      93   Laier, Peter-DEN (57)                     6
Yaneza, Richard-PHI (102)                 3      99   Alfar, Georgina-PHI (99)                  3
Yoo, John (159)                           7      83   Martin del Campo, A-MEX (93)              7
Zivelin, Nadav-ISR (80)                   9      76   Sanchez, Rodrigo-CHI (23)                 9


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