|Reykjavik Open (1990)|
The 14th Reykjavik Open was an 11-round Swiss held in the new Faxafen Chess Center in Reykjavik, Iceland, 17-29 March 1990, right after the Reykjavik Summit (1990). Main sponsor: Búnaðarbanki Íslands. The 72-player field included about 20 GMs. Time control: 120 minutes for the first 40 moves followed by 60 more minutes for the next 20 moves, the game to be adjourned (if necessary) after not more than 6 hours. Rounds started at 5 pm, but 2 pm in weekends. Prize fund: 30,000 USD. First prize: 9000 USD. Chief arbiter: Arnold Eikrem. Schedule:
Round 01 March 17 (Saturday)
Round 02 March 18
Round 03 March 19
Round 04 March 20
------ rest day -----
Round 05 March 22 (Thursday)
Round 06 March 23
Round 07 March 24
Round 08 March 25
------ rest day -----
Round 09 March 27 (Tuesday)
Round 10 March 28
Round 11 March 29
Lev Polugaevsky and nine other players shared the victory with 7.5/11. The beauty prize went to Ólafsson for H Olafsson vs J Levitt, 1990.
365Chess (235 game scores)
Norsk Sjakkblad, 1990/3, pp. 22-24: http://www.sjakk.no/filarkiv/nsf/no...
Tidskrift för Schack, 1990/4, pp. 174-175: https://tfsarkiv.schack.se/pdf/1990...
SMJ in Dagblaðið Vísir, 17 March 1990, p. 16: https://timarit.is/page/2569378?iab...
Bragi Kristjánsson in Morgunblaðið, 20 March 1990, p. 46: https://timarit.is/page/1719612?iab...
Bragi Kristjánsson in Morgunblaðið, 22 March 1990, p. 33: https://timarit.is/page/1719703?iab...
Bragi Kristjánsson in Morgunblaðið, 24 March 1990, p. 27: https://timarit.is/page/1719817?iab...
Bragi Kristjánsson in Morgunblaðið, 27 March 1990, p. 46: https://timarit.is/page/1719984?iab...
Bragi Kristjánsson in Morgunblaðið, 5 April 1990, pp. 40-41: https://timarit.is/page/1720499?iab...
Skáksamband Íslands, The History of Reykjavik Open (1964-2011): https://web.archive.org/web/2012022...
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|1. H Einarsson vs Razuvaev
|| ||1-0||33||1990||Reykjavik Open||B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|2. O Bewersdorff vs H Olafsson
|| ||0-1||54||1990||Reykjavik Open||E15 Queen's Indian|
|3. Azmaiparashvili vs R Winsnes
|| ||1-0||51||1990||Reykjavik Open||A37 English, Symmetrical|
|4. Benjamin vs S Lalic
|| ||1-0||27||1990||Reykjavik Open||B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation|
|5. H Steingrimsson vs Bronstein
|| ||½-½||43||1990||Reykjavik Open||E94 King's Indian, Orthodox|
|6. Browne vs T Bjornsson
|| ||1-0||40||1990||Reykjavik Open||D35 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|7. D Hassabis vs de Firmian
|| ||0-1||25||1990||Reykjavik Open||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|8. S D Sigfusson vs Dreev
|| ||0-1||37||1990||Reykjavik Open||A12 English with b3|
|9. D Olafsson vs Geller
|| ||1-0||38||1990||Reykjavik Open||C45 Scotch Game|
|10. A Thorsteinsson vs Kamsky
|| ||½-½||64||1990||Reykjavik Open||B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation|
|11. A Sokolov vs K Burger
|| ||1-0||28||1990||Reykjavik Open||B10 Caro-Kann|
|12. J Vidarsson vs Petursson
|| ||0-1||62||1990||Reykjavik Open||B06 Robatsch|
|13. T Thorhallsson vs Polugaevsky
|| ||0-1||29||1990||Reykjavik Open||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|14. Vaganian vs E Tangborn
|| ||1-0||47||1990||Reykjavik Open||B39 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation|
|15. Wojtkiewicz vs S Lamm
|| ||1-0||28||1990||Reykjavik Open||D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|16. Tukmakov vs C Becx
|| ||1-0||28||1990||Reykjavik Open||A80 Dutch|
|17. S Bergsson vs J Arnason
|| ||0-1||25||1990||Reykjavik Open||E12 Queen's Indian|
|18. O Brendel vs Seirawan
|| ||½-½||98||1990||Reykjavik Open||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|19. S Briem vs E Mortensen
|| ||0-1||39||1990||Reykjavik Open||B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4|
|20. Dolmatov vs Stefansson
|| ||½-½||29||1990||Reykjavik Open||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|21. B Finegold vs Bogi Palsson
|| ||1-0||25||1990||Reykjavik Open||D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|22. E J Gausel vs O Thorsson
|| ||1-0||41||1990||Reykjavik Open||D35 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|23. H A Gretarsson vs R Polaczek
|| ||0-1||130||1990||Reykjavik Open||B03 Alekhine's Defense|
|24. K Gudmundsson vs Arkell
|| ||1-0||45||1990||Reykjavik Open||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|25. A Gunnarsson vs T Ernst
|| ||½-½||62||1990||Reykjavik Open||C45 Scotch Game|
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