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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 3 of 3; games 51-66 of 66  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
51. Van Wely vs Piket 0-1381998Tilburg FontysE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
52. Sadler vs Svidler ½-½291998Tilburg FontysD85 Grunfeld
53. Leko vs Lautier  ½-½181998Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
54. Adams vs Topalov  1-0611998Tilburg FontysB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
55. Anand vs Sadler ½-½331998Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
56. Kramnik vs Zvjaginsev 1-0411998Tilburg FontysD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
57. Lautier vs Svidler 1-0341998Tilburg FontysD85 Grunfeld
58. Leko vs Adams 1-0401998Tilburg FontysC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd
59. Piket vs Korchnoi  ½-½271998Tilburg FontysD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
60. Topalov vs Van Wely  ½-½771998Tilburg FontysA20 English
61. Adams vs Lautier  ½-½231998Tilburg FontysB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
62. Korchnoi vs Topalov  ½-½431998Tilburg FontysE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
63. Sadler vs Kramnik ½-½191998Tilburg FontysD56 Queen's Gambit Declined
64. Svidler vs Anand ½-½171998Tilburg FontysB12 Caro-Kann Defense
65. Van Wely vs Leko  ½-½281998Tilburg FontysD85 Grunfeld
66. Zvjaginsev vs Piket 1-0261998Tilburg FontysA18 English, Mikenas-Carls
 page 3 of 3; games 51-66 of 66  PGN Download
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