Dreev finishes a point clear at Indonesia Open

On Thursday Alexey Dreev pocketed the $ 20,000 first prize at the Indonesia Open. The Russian grandmaster finished a full point clear of a group of eight grandmasters which included Alexander Moiseenko and Nigel Short. Antoaneta Stefanova won the women’s category, followed by Hoang Thanh Trang, Elisabeth Pähtz and local stars WGM Irene Karisma Sukandar and WIM Medina Warda Aulia. Indonesian IM Farid Firman Syah finished as the top junior.