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Hunguest Hotels Super Chess Tournament

Nigel Short6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Judit Polgar5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Peter Leko5/9(+2 -1 =6)[games]
Christopher Lutz4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Boris Gelfand4.5/9(+1 -1 =7)[games]
Peter Acs4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Viktor Korchnoi4/9(+0 -1 =8)[games]
Sergei Movsesian4/9(+1 -2 =6)[games]
Ferenc Berkes3.5/9(+1 -3 =5)[games]
Zoltan Almasi3/9(+0 -3 =6)[games]

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Korchnoi vs Judit Polgar  0-1462003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentE12 Queen's Indian
2. Acs vs Judit Polgar  0-1332003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. F Berkes vs Short  0-1332003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
4. Judit Polgar vs Leko 0-1442003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB33 Sicilian
5. Z Almasi vs Movsesian 0-1402003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
6. Movsesian vs C Lutz  0-1302003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
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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?
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  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

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  Jim Bartle: Thanks for noting the Polgar-Berkes game. Great stuff.
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  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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