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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 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Anand vs Lautier 1-0391998Tilburg FontysB32 Sicilian
2. Anand vs Kramnik 1-0351998Tilburg FontysC42 Petrov Defense
3. Svidler vs Piket 1-0471998Tilburg FontysC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
4. Kramnik vs Lautier 1-0241998Tilburg FontysD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. Topalov vs Svidler 1-0471998Tilburg FontysC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
6. Van Wely vs Korchnoi 1-0601998Tilburg FontysD33 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
7. Sadler vs Adams 1-0411998Tilburg FontysE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
8. Piket vs Lautier 1-0231998Tilburg FontysE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
9. Adams vs Svidler 1-0441998Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
10. Anand vs Adams 1-0321998Tilburg FontysE12 Queen's Indian
11. Svidler vs Van Wely 1-0601998Tilburg FontysB30 Sicilian
12. Anand vs Korchnoi 1-0191998Tilburg FontysD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
13. Adams vs Topalov  1-0611998Tilburg FontysB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
14. Kramnik vs Zvjaginsev 1-0411998Tilburg FontysD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. Lautier vs Svidler 1-0341998Tilburg FontysD85 Grunfeld
16. Leko vs Adams 1-0401998Tilburg FontysC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd
17. Zvjaginsev vs Piket 1-0261998Tilburg FontysA18 English, Mikenas-Carls
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