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🏆 Hunguest Hotels Super Chess Tournament (2003)

Player: Nigel Short

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Short vs C Lutz 1-0462003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
2. Leko vs Short  ½-½512003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd
3. Short vs Movsesian  ½-½452003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
4. F Berkes vs Short  0-1332003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
5. Short vs Acs  ½-½762003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
6. Short vs Gelfand 1-0522003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
7. Korchnoi vs Short  ½-½382003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentA28 English
8. Short vs Judit Polgar 1-0752003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
9. Z Almasi vs Short ½-½92003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentC49 Four Knights
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-14-04  HungerIam: Short is back.
He won Istanbul above, vs Polgar, Leko, Gelfand.
He won GBR title.
He won Gibraltar Masters.
He is winning everything in which he participates.
He is doing s by playing spectacular chess!
Nigel is back with a vengeange.
Mar-24-09  Udit Narayan: I wonder why this tournament didn't get more media attention with its star-studded roster?
Mar-24-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  paulalbert: As I remember it, it did get reasonable attention in chess publications when it was played in 2003, particularly Judit Polgar's spectacular sacrificial attack winning against Berkes.

Paul Albert

Mar-24-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Jim Bartle: Thanks for noting the Polgar-Berkes game. Great stuff.
Dec-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: "About my brother Zoltan, for instance, who just as in Roquebrune was tortured by sore eyes and whose bad result can largely be blamed on this handicap. Sometimes he could not even see half the board."

- IM Istvan Almasi

Source: NICM 2003 4

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