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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 2; games 1-25 of 42  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kramnik vs Svidler  ½-½251998Tilburg FontysD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
2. Adams vs Van Wely  ½-½361998Tilburg FontysB33 Sicilian
3. Topalov vs Zvjaginsev ½-½461998Tilburg FontysB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
4. Leko vs Korchnoi  ½-½361998Tilburg FontysC11 French
5. Piket vs Sadler  ½-½201998Tilburg FontysD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
6. Lautier vs Van Wely  ½-½201998Tilburg FontysA57 Benko Gambit
7. Sadler vs Topalov ½-½341998Tilburg FontysE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
8. Zvjaginsev vs Leko  ½-½351998Tilburg FontysD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
9. Adams vs Zvjaginsev  ½-½321998Tilburg FontysB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
10. Leko vs Sadler ½-½341998Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. Piket vs Anand  ½-½211998Tilburg FontysD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
12. Kramnik vs Piket ½-½511998Tilburg FontysD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
13. Zvjaginsev vs Van Wely ½-½331998Tilburg FontysA28 English
14. Svidler vs Leko  ½-½231998Tilburg FontysB12 Caro-Kann Defense
15. Lautier vs Korchnoi  ½-½211998Tilburg FontysE12 Queen's Indian
16. Anand vs Topalov ½-½461998Tilburg FontysB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. Korchnoi vs Zvjaginsev  ½-½281998Tilburg FontysD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
18. Leko vs Anand  ½-½251998Tilburg FontysC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
19. Topalov vs Kramnik ½-½461998Tilburg FontysC42 Petrov Defense
20. Van Wely vs Sadler ½-½671998Tilburg FontysD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
21. Sadler vs Korchnoi  ½-½211998Tilburg FontysE52 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6
22. Piket vs Topalov  ½-½471998Tilburg FontysE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
23. Adams vs Kramnik  ½-½201998Tilburg FontysC24 Bishop's Opening
24. Korchnoi vs Svidler  ½-½401998Tilburg FontysD85 Grunfeld
25. Leko vs Piket  ½-½271998Tilburg FontysC42 Petrov Defense
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