Mickey Adams bounced back with a last round win to finish on 7/11. Sadly this was half a point short of the score needed for the World Championships qualifying play- off places. He had a 2691 performance for the tournament, 13 points shy of his actual rating.
Keith Arkell also finished on a high, defeating German FM Manfred Boenisch to finish on 6/11. Keith's tp was 2417, 57 points lower then his actual rating.
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