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Tilburg Fontys Tournament

Viswanathan Anand7.5/11(+4 -0 =7)[games]
Peter Leko7/11(+3 -0 =8)[games]
Matthew Sadler6/11(+1 -0 =10)[games]
Vadim Zvjaginsev6/11(+2 -1 =8)[games]
Vladimir Kramnik6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Jeroen Piket5.5/11(+2 -2 =7)[games]
Michael Adams5.5/11(+3 -3 =5)[games]
Peter Svidler5/11(+2 -3 =6)[games]
Loek van Wely5/11(+1 -2 =8)[games]
Veselin Topalov4.5/11(+1 -3 =7)[games]
Joel Lautier4.5/11(+2 -4 =5)[games]
Viktor Korchnoi3.5/11(+0 -4 =7)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Tilburg Fontys (1998)

The 3rd Annual Fontys International Chess Tournament was a Category XVIII event held in Tilburg, The Netherlands from October 24th to November 5th, 1998. 12 of the world's top players competed in a round robin format. The participants were (in order of Elo): Vishwanathan Anand (2795), Vladimir Kramnik (2780), Michael Adams (2715), Peter Svidler (2710), Veselin Topalov (2700), Peter Leko (2665), Matthew Sadler (2660), Vadim Zvjaginsev (2650), Loek van Wely (2635), Joel Lautier (2625), Viktor Korchnoi (2625), and Jeroen Piket (2605). The tournament was another feather in Anand's cap for 1998. He won clear first, undefeated, with a score of 7.5/11. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 1 Anand * = = = 1 = 1 = = = 1 1 7½ 2 Leko = * = = 1 = 1 = = 1 = = 7 =3 Sadler = = * = = = 1 = = = = = 6 =3 Zvjaginsev = = = * 0 1 = = = = 1 = 6 =3 Kramnik 0 0 = 1 * = = = = = 1 1 6 =6 Piket = = = 0 = * = 0 1 = 1 = 5½ =6 Adams 0 0 0 = = = * 1 = 1 = 1 5½ =8 Svidler = = = = = 1 0 * 1 0 0 = 5 =8 Van Wely = = = = = 0 = 0 * = = 1 5 =10 Topalov = 0 = = = = 0 1 = * 0 = 4½ =10 Lautier 0 = = 0 0 0 = 1 = 1 * = 4½ 12 Korchnoi 0 = = = 0 = 0 = 0 = = * 3½

Original collection: Game Collection: Tilburg Fontys 1998, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 2 of 3; games 26-50 of 66  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
26. Korchnoi vs Zvjaginsev  ½-½281998Tilburg FontysD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
27. Leko vs Anand  ½-½251998Tilburg FontysC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
28. Piket vs Lautier 1-0231998Tilburg FontysE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
29. Topalov vs Kramnik ½-½461998Tilburg FontysC42 Petrov Defense
30. Van Wely vs Sadler ½-½671998Tilburg FontysD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
31. Sadler vs Korchnoi  ½-½211998Tilburg FontysE52 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6
32. Svidler vs Van Wely 1-0601998Tilburg FontysB30 Sicilian
33. Piket vs Topalov  ½-½471998Tilburg FontysE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
34. Lautier vs Zvjaginsev  0-1591998Tilburg FontysD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
35. Anand vs Adams 1-0321998Tilburg FontysE12 Queen's Indian
36. Kramnik vs Leko 0-1451998Tilburg FontysD70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
37. Adams vs Kramnik  ½-½201998Tilburg FontysC24 Bishop's Opening
38. Korchnoi vs Svidler  ½-½401998Tilburg FontysD85 Grunfeld
39. Leko vs Piket  ½-½271998Tilburg FontysC42 Petrov Defense
40. Topalov vs Lautier 0-1341998Tilburg FontysB33 Sicilian
41. Van Wely vs Anand  ½-½271998Tilburg FontysE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
42. Zvjaginsev vs Sadler  ½-½391998Tilburg FontysB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
43. Anand vs Korchnoi 1-0191998Tilburg FontysD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
44. Topalov vs Leko 0-1481998Tilburg FontysB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
45. Svidler vs Zvjaginsev  ½-½171998Tilburg FontysB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
46. Piket vs Adams  ½-½171998Tilburg FontysE12 Queen's Indian
47. Lautier vs Sadler  ½-½201998Tilburg FontysB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
48. Kramnik vs Van Wely ½-½301998Tilburg FontysD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
49. Zvjaginsev vs Anand  ½-½211998Tilburg FontysD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
50. Korchnoi vs Kramnik 0-1311998Tilburg FontysD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
 page 2 of 3; games 26-50 of 66  PGN Download
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