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Biel International Chess Festival Tournament

Alexander Morozevich8/10(+6 -0 =4)[games]
Ilya Yulyevich Smirin6.5/10(+4 -1 =5)[games]
Etienne Bacrot6.5/10(+4 -1 =5)[games]
Yannick Pelletier4/10(+3 -5 =2)[games]
Christopher Lutz3/10(+1 -5 =4)[games]
Viktor Korchnoi2/10(+0 -6 =4)[games]

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 30  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Smirin vs C Lutz 1-0422003Biel International Chess FestivalB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. Korchnoi vs Bacrot ½-½202003Biel International Chess FestivalD02 Queen's Pawn Game
3. Morozevich vs Pelletier 1-0302003Biel International Chess FestivalC18 French, Winawer
4. Smirin vs Korchnoi 1-0462003Biel International Chess FestivalC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd
5. C Lutz vs Pelletier 1-0692003Biel International Chess FestivalC18 French, Winawer
6. Bacrot vs Morozevich 0-1432003Biel International Chess FestivalC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
7. Korchnoi vs C Lutz  ½-½592003Biel International Chess FestivalE12 Queen's Indian
8. Morozevich vs Smirin ½-½552003Biel International Chess FestivalB33 Sicilian
9. Pelletier vs Bacrot  ½-½392003Biel International Chess FestivalD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. Bacrot vs Smirin 1-0262003Biel International Chess FestivalD85 Grunfeld
11. Morozevich vs C Lutz 1-0392003Biel International Chess FestivalA34 English, Symmetrical
12. Pelletier vs Korchnoi 1-0632003Biel International Chess FestivalE16 Queen's Indian
13. Korchnoi vs Morozevich ½-½392003Biel International Chess FestivalA40 Queen's Pawn Game
14. C Lutz vs Bacrot 0-1222003Biel International Chess FestivalC41 Philidor Defense
15. Smirin vs Pelletier 1-0422003Biel International Chess FestivalC03 French, Tarrasch
16. Bacrot vs Korchnoi  1-0562003Biel International Chess FestivalC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd
17. Pelletier vs Morozevich  0-1472003Biel International Chess FestivalB27 Sicilian
18. C Lutz vs Smirin  ½-½522003Biel International Chess FestivalB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. Korchnoi vs Smirin 0-1312003Biel International Chess FestivalD85 Grunfeld
20. Pelletier vs C Lutz 1-0412003Biel International Chess FestivalE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
21. Morozevich vs Bacrot ½-½362003Biel International Chess FestivalC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
22. Smirin vs Morozevich ½-½252003Biel International Chess FestivalC42 Petrov Defense
23. C Lutz vs Korchnoi  ½-½452003Biel International Chess FestivalC14 French, Classical
24. Bacrot vs Pelletier 1-0592003Biel International Chess FestivalC18 French, Winawer
25. Bacrot vs C Lutz  ½-½222003Biel International Chess FestivalB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-17-03  morphynoman2: A very good interview with the winner, here:
http://www.bielchessfestival.ch/isf...
Aug-18-03  PVS: I pretty much agree with Morozevich, especially his feeling that the world championship reunification will make a few players a bundle, and then the mess will resume. The only point on which I disagree is that I prefer all-play-all tournaments to knockouts.
Dec-16-10
Premium Chessgames Member
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