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Superstars Hotel Bali Tournament

Judit Polgar9.5/13(+8 -2 =3)[games]
Ruslan Ponomariov8.5/13(+6 -2 =5)[games]
Anatoly Karpov7.5/11(+6 -2 =3)[games]
Alexey Shirov7.5/11(+6 -2 =3)[games]
Sergey Karjakin7/11(+4 -1 =6)[games]
Lev Psakhis5.5/11(+3 -3 =5)[games]
Bojan Kurajica5/11(+2 -3 =6)[games]
Dragan Paunovic5/11(+3 -4 =4)[games]
Pablo San Segundo Carrillo4.5/11(+2 -4 =5)[games]
Antonio Granero Roca3.5/11(+1 -5 =5)[games]
Reynaldo Vera3/11(+2 -7 =2)[games]
Claudia Noemi Amura1.5/11(+0 -8 =3)[games]

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 68  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Vera vs C Amura  1-0432002Superstars Hotel BaliD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. A Granero Roca vs C Amura  1-0412002Superstars Hotel BaliD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
3. Karjakin vs Karpov ½-½752002Superstars Hotel BaliC42 Petrov Defense
4. B Kurajica vs C Amura  ½-½322002Superstars Hotel BaliA14 English
5. Shirov vs D Paunovic 0-1362002Superstars Hotel BaliB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. P San Segundo Carrillo vs R Vera 1-0312002Superstars Hotel BaliD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
7. Ponomariov vs Polgar 0-1382002Superstars Hotel BaliB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. A Granero Roca vs Psakhis 0-1312002Superstars Hotel BaliA04 Reti Opening
9. C Amura vs Psakhis 0-1712002Superstars Hotel BaliE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
10. R Vera vs B Kurajica  0-1432002Superstars Hotel BaliE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
11. D Paunovic vs P San Segundo Carrillo  ½-½422002Superstars Hotel BaliB32 Sicilian
12. Polgar vs Shirov ½-½632002Superstars Hotel BaliE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
13. Karjakin vs A Granero Roca  ½-½282002Superstars Hotel BaliB32 Sicilian
14. Polgar vs B Kurajica 0-1552002Superstars Hotel BaliB01 Scandinavian
15. Karjakin vs Shirov 1-0382002Superstars Hotel BaliB32 Sicilian
16. Ponomariov vs A Granero Roca  1-0572002Superstars Hotel BaliB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
17. D Paunovic vs Psakhis  ½-½352002Superstars Hotel BaliA57 Benko Gambit
18. Karpov vs P San Segundo Carrillo  1-0392002Superstars Hotel BaliD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. B Kurajica vs D Paunovic  ½-½422002Superstars Hotel BaliA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
20. Karpov vs Ponomariov  ½-½382002Superstars Hotel BaliD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
21. Ponomariov vs Karjakin  ½-½422002Superstars Hotel BaliB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. P San Segundo Carrillo vs Polgar 0-1292002Superstars Hotel BaliE92 King's Indian
23. Psakhis vs R Vera  ½-½212002Superstars Hotel BaliA15 English
24. Shirov vs Karpov 1-0442002Superstars Hotel BaliC42 Petrov Defense
25. Karpov vs R Vera 1-0672002Superstars Hotel BaliD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-25-05  refutor: how did Claudia Noemi Amura get to take part in a tournament with polgar, ponomariov, shirov, karpov, etc.?
Mar-25-05  Karpova: She really did participate and Granero Roca's elo is even worse

Superstars tournament (time control 15 min + 10 sec/move)

1 Polgar, Judit g HUN 2685 8.0
2 Ponomariov, Ruslan g UKR 2743 8.0
3 Shirov, Alexei g ESP 2699 7.5
4 Karpov, Anatoly g RUS 2688 7.5
5 Karjakin, Sergey g UKR 2527 7.0
6 Psakhis, Lev g ISR 2588 5.5
7 Kurajica, Bojan g BIH 2548 5.0
8 Paunovic, Dragan m YUG 2532 5.0
9 San Segundo, Pablo g ESP 2523 4.5
10 Granero Roca, Antonio m ESP 2342 3.5
11 Vera, Reynaldo g CUB 2544 3.0
12 Amura, Claudia N wg ARG 2360 1.5

Blitz Playoff (time control 3 min + 2 sec/move)
1 Polgar, Judit g HUN 2685 = 1 1.5
2 Ponomariov, Ruslan g UKR 2743 = 0 0.5

Mar-25-05  refutor: i know she did, i'm just wondering why?
Mar-07-09  KingG: Some pictures of 12 year old Karjakin at this event:, and a short interview:

Seems like he was a bit optimistic about when he would become world champion.

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  offramp: In the 67 games there were 23 white wins, 19 black wins and 25 draws. Very combative.
Nov-12-17  Retireborn: A rapid tournament, according to Rowson in NiC 2005/6.

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