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🏆 Bled Olympiad (2002)

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Garry Kasparov, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Alexander Grischuk, Teimour Radjabov, Alexander Morozevich, Vasyl Ivanchuk, Boris Gelfand, Peter Svidler, Ruslan Ponomariov, Leinier Dominguez Perez, Pentala Harikrishna, Peter Leko, Vugar Gashimov, Michael Adams, David Navara, Sergei Movsesian, Etienne Bacrot, Judit Polgar, Baadur Jobava, Victor Bologan, Xiangzhi Bu, Zoltan Almasi, Alexander Moiseenko, Francisco Vallejo Pons, Hua Ni, Krishnan Sasikiran, Lazaro Bruzon Batista, Rustam Kasimdzhanov, Loek van Wely, Luke McShane, Vladimir Akopian, Ivan Cheparinov, Nigel Short, Alexander G Beliavsky, Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu, Sergei Rublevsky, Ivan Sokolov, Emil Sutovsky, Ilia Smirin, Alexander Khalifman, Gabriel Sargissian, Peter Heine Nielsen, Julio Ernesto Granda Zuniga, Sergei Tiviakov, Gregory Kaidanov, Kiril Georgiev, Viktor Korchnoi, Igors Rausis, Christian Bauer, Ye Jiangchuan, Aleksej Aleksandrov, Zurab Azmaiparashvili, Andrei Istratescu, Predrag Nikolic, Michal Krasenkow, Zoltan Gyimesi, Surya Shekhar Ganguly, Aleksander Delchev, Boris Avrukh, Gadir Guseinov, Sergei Azarov, Ivan Ivanisevic, Bartosz Socko, Giovanni Vescovi, Zviad Izoria, Luka Lenic, Alexei Fedorov, Mikheil Mchedlishvili, Yasser Seirawan, Zhong Zhang, Vladimir Baklan, Alexander Graf, Tomi Nyback, Jun Xu, Kamil Miton, Bartlomiej Macieja, Ioannis Papaioannou, Rafael Leitao, Viorel Iordachescu, Zbynek Hracek, Mircea-Emilian Parligras, Eduardas Rozentalis, Farrukh Amonatov, Pengxiang Zhang, Robert Kempinski, Karen Asrian, Hristos Banikas, Ljubomir Ljubojevic, Andrei Sokolov, Jonathan Speelman, Boris Gulko, Darmen Sadvakasov, Friso Nijboer, Miguel Illescas Cordoba, Ulf Andersson, Smbat Lputian, Jaan Ehlvest, Zdenko Kozul, Hrvoje Stevic, Suat Atalik plus 618 more players. Chess Event Description
Bled Olympiad (2002)

 page 1 of 88; games 1-25 of 2,200  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Krakops vs S Azarov  1-0182002Bled OlympiadC51 Evans Gambit
2. M Ghorbani vs D De Lisle 1-0232002Bled OlympiadD06 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. B Miller vs I Karkanaqe 0-1332002Bled OlympiadC22 Center Game
4. L Valdes vs Grischuk  0-1332002Bled OlympiadA13 English
5. Khalifman vs S Minero Pineda 1-0322002Bled OlympiadE60 King's Indian Defense
6. A Ramirez Alvarez vs Morozevich ½-½592002Bled OlympiadC01 French, Exchange
7. Rublevsky vs S Bermudez Vives  1-0332002Bled OlympiadB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
8. Polgar vs J C Alvarez Marquez 1-0352002Bled OlympiadB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
9. J Sequera vs Z Almasi  0-1532002Bled OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
10. Z Gyimesi vs J Rohl  1-0502002Bled OlympiadE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
11. R Prasca Sosa vs P Acs  0-1692002Bled OlympiadB40 Sicilian
12. D Sharavdorj vs Ivanchuk  ½-½692002Bled OlympiadA43 Old Benoni
13. Baklan vs B Khatanbaatar  1-0372002Bled OlympiadB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
14. N Tuvsanaa vs V Eingorn  0-1522002Bled OlympiadE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
15. A Moiseenko vs C Adyatumur  1-0282002Bled OlympiadA45 Queen's Pawn Game
16. Smirin vs V Georgiev  1-0382002Bled OlympiadB07 Pirc
17. S Salov vs Sutovsky  0-1392002Bled OlympiadB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. Psakhis vs D Collutiis  ½-½312002Bled OlympiadA10 English
19. I Bokros vs A Huzman  0-1222002Bled OlympiadB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
20. M Al-Modiahki vs Tiviakov  ½-½322002Bled OlympiadB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
21. E van den Doel vs M Al Sayed  1-0422002Bled OlympiadB33 Sicilian
22. H Nezad vs Nijboer  0-1402002Bled OlympiadB30 Sicilian
23. S Ernst vs H Al-Tamimi  ½-½552002Bled OlympiadE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
24. Adams vs M Sebenik  1-0412002Bled OlympiadC05 French, Tarrasch
25. J Borisek vs Short  ½-½402002Bled OlympiadC07 French, Tarrasch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-04-08  notyetagm: Kasparov's last Olympiad, and a great one it was for the Boss, <+6 =3 -0>, which I think is a 2900(!)-performance.

Bled Olympiad (2002)/Garry Kasparov

Jan-04-08  whiteshark: ... but that's it. :D
Sep-21-15  Abdooss: Individual medals
Performance rating: Russia Garry Kasparov 2933
Board 1: Zimbabwe Robert Gwaze 9 / 9 = 100.0%
Board 2: Monaco Jean-Philippe Gentilleau 7 / 9 = 77.8% Board 3: Indonesia Cerdas Barus 8½ / 10 = 85.0%
Board 4: Brunei Maher Ayyad 8 / 10 = 80.0%
1st reserve: United Arab Emirates Jassim Saleh 6½ / 7 = 92.9% 2nd reserve: Republic of Ireland Sam Collins 7½ / 8 = 93.8% Gwaze is one of two players to have recorded the "highest" perfect score at an Olympiad with 9 points in 9 games (the other was Alexander Alekhine in 1930). <source : >
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