IM Paul Hoffmann (right) from USV TU Dresden has won the
Äskulap-Turnier after drawing IM Kamil Stachowiak from Polen
in the last round.Hoffmann scored 5,5 points.The same amount
was gained by GM Gerald Hertneck, GM Ilmars Starostits, IM Kamil
Stachowiak, IM Piotr Dobrowolski and GM Vladimir Sergeev.
Sergeev won a long game against me with the London-system.
I ended up as number 20 with 4,5 points.Pål Røyset drew Dobrowolski
and was best of the Norwegians with 5 points and 15th place.