Bucharest Open was held on September 4th-11th. GM Dorian Rogozenko and strong untitled Lucian Filip won their last round games to catch IM Ciprian Costica Nanu on the first place tie. Lucian Filip also earned GM norm! There were 89 participants.
1-3. Lucian Filip (ROM 2355), GM Dorian Rogozenko (ROM 2524) and IM Ciprian Costica Nanu (ROM 2457) 7.0
4-7. IM Gabriel Mateuta (ROM 2470), GM Vladimir Malaniuk (UKR 2511), GM Levante Vajda (ROM 2524) and GM Constantin Ionescu (ROM 2427) 6.5 etc