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World Junior Championship Tournament

Tal Shaked9.5/13(+6 -0 =7)[games]
Vigen Mirumian9.5/13(+8 -2 =3)[games]
Hristos Banikas9/13(+6 -1 =6)[games]
Sergei Movsesian9/13(+6 -1 =6)[games]
Zhong Zhang9/13(+7 -2 =4)[games]
Robert Kempinski8.5/13(+5 -1 =7)[games]
Bartlomiej Macieja8.5/13(+6 -2 =5)[games]
Rustam Kasimdzhanov8.5/13(+6 -2 =5)[games]
Viorel Iordachescu8.5/13(+7 -3 =3)[games]
Evgeny Najer8.5/13(+7 -3 =3)[games]
Miodrag R Savic8/13(+7 -4 =2)[games]
Thien Hai Dao8/13(+5 -2 =6)[games]
Li Shilong8/13(+6 -3 =4)[games]
Zoltan Gyimesi8/13(+5 -2 =6)[games]
Alexander Morozevich8/13(+6 -3 =4)[games]
Mihajlo Stojanovic8/13(+6 -3 =4)[games]
Abhijit Kunte7.5/13(+5 -3 =5)[games]
Levente Vajda7.5/13(+5 -3 =5)[games]
Vladimir Baklan7.5/13(+7 -5 =1)[games]
Ivan Ivanisevic7.5/13(+4 -2 =7)[games]
Christian Bauer7.5/13(+6 -4 =3)[games]
Erik van den Doel7.5/13(+7 -5 =1)[games]
Boris Avrukh7.5/13(+5 -3 =5)[games]
Maris Krakops7.5/13(+5 -3 =5)[games]
Jurij Tihonov7/13(+6 -5 =2)[games]
Tomas Balogh7/13(+1 -0 =12)[games]
Jonathan Rowson7/13(+4 -3 =6)[games]
Amir Bagheri7/13(+4 -3 =6)[games]
Alexander Goloshchapov7/13(+4 -3 =6)[games]
Jop Delemarre7/13(+6 -5 =2)[games]
Andrei-Costel Florean7/13(+5 -4 =4)[games]
Giorgi Kacheishvili7/13(+6 -5 =2)[games]
* (78 players total; 46 players not shown. Click here for longer list.)

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
World Junior Championship (1997)

"Tal Shaked has won the 1997 World Junior Championship. Moreover, he won the rank of Grandmaster for his excellent performance.

The 19-year-old sharpshooter of Tucson, Ariz., scored 9 1/2-3 1/2 in the title tournament for players under 20, held in Zagan, Poland, from July 13 to 28. That put him into a tie with Vigen Mirumian, an International Master from Armenia, but Shaked earned the championship on tiebreak points."

Robert Byrne in The New York Times, August 19, 1997, Section C, p. 7.

 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 507  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kasimdzhanov vs M Myc  1-0291997World Junior ChampionshipA06 Reti Opening
2. Movsesian vs B Kelly  ½-½471997World Junior ChampionshipB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
3. M Zulfugarli vs Ponomariov  0-1401997World Junior ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
4. J Moreira Romero vs V Malakhatko  0-1411997World Junior ChampionshipA24 English, Bremen System with ...g6
5. R Antoniewski vs D Dwyer  1-0211997World Junior ChampionshipB56 Sicilian
6. Macieja vs S Rezan  1-0321997World Junior ChampionshipB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
7. G Morrison vs R Fontaine  1-0551997World Junior ChampionshipD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. R Bates vs I Ivanisevic  ½-½491997World Junior ChampionshipD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
9. M Zerdo vs B Socko  0-1311997World Junior ChampionshipE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
10. Avrukh vs D Bunzmann  ½-½501997World Junior ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
11. T Bae vs E Najer  0-1341997World Junior ChampionshipD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
12. T Balogh vs Baklan  ½-½131997World Junior ChampionshipA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
13. H Banikas vs T Matsuzawa  1-0251997World Junior ChampionshipD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. C Bauer vs A Bagheri  ½-½751997World Junior ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
15. J M Carrasco Martinez vs Z Zhang  1-0531997World Junior ChampionshipA81 Dutch
16. T Dao vs N Ibraev  1-0251997World Junior ChampionshipA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
17. M Gassouma vs Blehm  0-1391997World Junior ChampionshipB58 Sicilian
18. A Gershon vs C J B Acevedo  1-0491997World Junior ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
19. Goloshchapov vs D Kovaljov  ½-½291997World Junior ChampionshipC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
20. D Guthrie vs C R Petry  0-1301997World Junior ChampionshipD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
21. M Henni vs G Kacheishvili  0-1421997World Junior ChampionshipB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
22. R Kempinski vs A Ho  1-0311997World Junior ChampionshipE92 King's Indian
23. T Kucumenler vs J Tihonov  0-1391997World Junior ChampionshipB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
24. A Kunte vs C Dantas  1-0351997World Junior ChampionshipC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
25. Li Shilong vs M Krakops  0-1801997World Junior ChampionshipB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 507  PGN Download
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