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🏆 15th European Team Championship (2005)

Player: Jonathan Speelman

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Berend vs Speelman  0-174200515th European Team ChampionshipB10 Caro-Kann
2. P San Segundo Carrillo vs Speelman  ½-½15200515th European Team ChampionshipB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
3. R Markus vs Speelman  ½-½42200515th European Team ChampionshipE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
4. Speelman vs A Istratescu  ½-½39200515th European Team ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
5. Kezli Ong vs Speelman  ½-½23200515th European Team ChampionshipB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
6. Speelman vs T Nedev  ½-½21200515th European Team ChampionshipA48 King's Indian
7. S Sulskis vs Speelman  ½-½34200515th European Team ChampionshipB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
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Aug-08-05  notyetagm: <percyblakeney: Netherlands won only 9 games in the whole tournament (Ukraine and Israel won 13), but on the other hand this was their only loss: Van Wely vs Kotronias, 2005>

They played like Petrosian in his matches. Winning a match by the minimal one point (2 1/2 to 1 1/2) is still winning the match. Sure it's nice to win matches 4-0 but it's more important not to lose.

Aug-08-05  TruthHurts: <jamesmaskell>, England did not beat Russia in men section, only Netherland, France and Hungary did.
Aug-08-05  TruthHurts: And they did not beat germany in wooman section , maybe you looked at an other team.
Aug-08-05  Shams: I am especially happy for Timman-- this might be the final feather in his cap. He may not be board one but I bet he revels in this win more anyone. As well he should.
Aug-09-05  cade: <England did not beat Russia in men section, only Netherland, France and Hungary did.>

You are WRONG.

13. England
14. Russia

<And they did not beat germany in wooman section , maybe you looked at an other team.>

WRONG WRONG WRONG

13. England
14. Germany

Aug-09-05  TruthHurts: <cade> I was talking about beating them in one game so I am not wrong .
Aug-09-05  TruthHurts: And calm yourself, if you want you can delete your non sense shouting post ("WRONG WRONG", it looks like a child screaming his anger), I will delete this one...

Beating Russia or Germany in a single game, no, finishing ahead of them in the final standings yes .

Aug-09-05  jamesmaskell: cade...its OK. No need to be so abrupt. I wasnt clear about it. I meant the overall table, not individual games...my bad :)
Aug-09-05  cade: I enjoy being abrupt, especially when someone slanders the English team. England would have been one of the favourites to win if our 2 best players (Adams and Short) had bothered to show up.
Aug-09-05  TruthHurts: <CADE> grow up kid. And stop being paranoid, nobody slandered the english team, you're over reacting like a hooligan drunk supporter. You're desapointed that Short and Adams were not here, ok good, but stop being childish. And by the way what about Hungary without Polgar and Leko, or Bulgaria without Topalov, or Russia without Kramnik Morozevich and Grischuk as an example, or even Spain without Shirov and Vallejo. As an example France didn't have the money to pay their best players for the olympiad , England did have for the olympiad and didn't had here, that's life. And this is not at all a reason to react non sense this way like a soccer fanatic blinded supporter, because this has nothing to do with what I've said, keep your frustrations and have a walk. Calm down kid...
Aug-09-05  TruthHurts: And a little statistic for the information:
Here, would have been the start list sorted by average ranking of players, of the european championship, if the 5 better players of each country would have played.

1.Russia
2.Ukraine
3.Hungary
4.France
5.Bulgaria
6.Israel
7.Armenia
8.Netherland
9.<England>
10. ......

So one of the favourites to win, hmm, I would say that at least 8 would have been more :).

Aug-09-05  cade: No need to be racist "kid". I'm not even English so keep your racism to yourself.
Aug-09-05  TruthHurts: "Racism", what are you taking about, there's no relation to the subject, it's irrelevant. Anyway you calmed down kid, great, so that's what counts.
Aug-09-05  kolobok: relax guys you beat team Russia-3 not 1, without kasparov, kramnik, morozevich,this is the reason Russia still #1
Aug-09-05  Montreal1666: about Russia's result:

http://www.kommersant.com/page.asp?...

Aug-10-05  cade: Calling someone who you think is english a "hooligan drunk supporter" is racism. Deny it all you want you have shown yourself to be a racist who resorts to the basest insults you can think of.

The truth does hurt.

Aug-10-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  tpstar: So, what was the best game from this event? Any interesting TNs? Any big upsets? Any spectacular combinations?

Thanks =)

Aug-10-05  djmercury: Fressinet vs A Graf, 2005

Van Wely vs Kotronias, 2005

Lautier vs Sutovsky, 2005

E Berg vs A Graf, 2005

E Berg vs Bareev, 2005

Aronian vs M Palac, 2005

Kotronias vs Radjabov, 2005

Motylev vs Timman, 2005

Timman vs Y Kuzubov, 2005

Aug-10-05  TruthHurts: <"hooligan drunk supporter">

1.The word hooligan was referring to the fanatism you were showing by shouting "WRONG" for nothing, like an idiot hooligan drunk soccer supporter, nothing to do with England but with you kid:

2.I am french and my club PSG was often full of hooligan, often drunk, hooligan are not only english, they are Turkish, Italian (one Roma supporter died killed last year by a Lazio supporter as an example), french (PSG had a huge community of hooligan supporter with nazi supporters in the 90's and still today some of them often fight with others french team supporters, Bordeaux or Marseille also has hooligans as an example), Dutch (PSV has hooligans every body knows it, as Ajax or Feyenord and they used to fight each other etc etc....). Thinking that only english have hooligan, or to associate automatically hooligans to England, is being ignorant or ... "racist".

Truth hurts it's true and what you're saying is irrelevant... This discussion is ended for me , enough talk for nothing, with little kids...

Aug-11-05  cade: Looks like you have a poor grasp on the English language. Look up the word "stereotype" in a dictionary then come back and post again, who knows you might even make sense then.
Aug-11-05  Larsker: Stereotyping? Must be twice as good as monotyping. But using all ten fingers is still the best.
Aug-16-05  aw1988: So when is the Olympiad?
Aug-16-05  percyblakeney: It begins in May 2006: http://www.olimpbase.org/2006/2006i...
May-25-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessdreamer: 9 games not in the database...

[Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.01"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Akopian, Vladimir"]
[Black "Azmaiparashvili, Zurab"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2705"]
[BlackElo "2672"]
[ECO "B19"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "107"]

1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.Nd2 dxe4 4.Nxe4 Bf5 5.Ng3 Bg6 6.h4 h6 7.Nf3 Nd7 8.h5 Bh7 9.Bd3 Bxd3 10.Qxd3 e6 11.Bf4 Qa5+ 12.Bd2 Qc7 13.O-O-O Ngf6 14.Ne4 O-O-O 15.g3 Nxe4 16.Qxe4 Nf6 17.Qe2 Bd6 18.c4 c5 19.Bc3 cxd4 20.Nxd4 a6 21.Kb1 Kb8 22.Nf3 Qc5 23.Ne5 Bxe5 24.Qxe5+ Qxe5 25.Bxe5+ Kc8 26.Rxd8+ Rxd8 27.Kc2 b5 28.Rh4 Rd7 29.b4 Kb7 30.c5 Ne8 31.Re4 f6 32.Bc3 Nc7 33.f4 Rd5 34.Rd4 Kc6 35.Rxd5 Kxd5 36.Kd3 e5 37.fxe5 fxe5 38.c6 Ne8 39.g4 Nc7 40.Ke3 Ne6 41. a3 Nc7 42.Be1 Ne8 43.Bg3 Nc7 44.Bh4 Ne8 45.Bg3 Nc7 46.Be1 Ne8 47.Bh4 Kxc6 48.Ke4 Kd6 49.Bg3 Ke6 50.Bxe5 Nf6+ 51.Kd4 Ne8 52.Bf4 Nf6 53.Be5 Ne8 54.Ke4 1/2-1/2

[Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.02"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Neubauer, Martin"]
[Black "Stefansson, Hannes Hlifar"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2468"]
[BlackElo "2579"]
[ECO "C84"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "22"]

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.d4 exd4 6.O-O Be7 7.e5 Ne4 8.Nxd4 Nxd4 9.Qxd4 Nc5 10.Nc3 O-O 11.Nd5 d6 1/2-1/2

[Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.03"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Stefansson, Hannes Hlifar"]
[Black "Svidler, Peter"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2579"]
[BlackElo "2738"]
[ECO "D79"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "16"]

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nf3 Bg7 4.g3 c6 5.Bg2 d5 6.cxd5 cxd5 7.Nc3 O-O 8.O-O Ne4 1/2-1/2

[Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.03"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Bobras, Piotr"]
[Black "Stocek, Jiri"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2525"]
[BlackElo "2592"]
[ECO "C92"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "26"]

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.O-O Be7 6.Re1 b5 7.Bb3 d6 8.c3 O-O 9.h3 Bb7 10.d4 Re8 11.Ng5 Rf8 12.Nf3 Re8 13.Ng5 Rf8 1/2-1/2

[Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.03"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Kett, Thomas"]
[Black "Kyriakidis, Thrasos"]
[Result "1-0"]
[WhiteElo "2192"]
[BlackElo "2144"]
[ECO "C26"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "103"]

1.e4 e5 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.g3 Nc6 4.Bg2 Bc5 5.d3 a5 6.h3 d6 7.Nge2 Nd4 8.Nxd4 Bxd4 9.O-O c6 10.Kh2 a4 11.Ne2 Bb6 12.f4 Qe7 13.c3 Bc7 14.Be3 h5 15.Qd2 h4 16.g4 Bxg4 17.fxe5 Qxe5+ 18.Bf4 Qe6 19.Nd4 Qd7 20.hxg4 Nxg4+ 21.Kh1 h3 22. Bf3 Ne5 23.Bh2 Nxf3 24.Rxf3 O-O-O 25.Qf4 f6 26.Qf5 Qxf5 27.exf5 Rdg8 28. Rg1 Bb6 29.Bxd6 Rd8 30.Bh2 Bxd4 31.cxd4 Rxd4 32.Rxg7 Rb4 33.Rf2 Re8 34.Bg3 Re3 35.Kh2 Rd4 36.Rf4 Rxf4 37.Bxf4 Rxd3 38.Rc7+ Kd8 39.Rxb7 Rf3 40.Rb4 a3 41.bxa3 Rxa3 42.Bg3 Ra5 43.Rf4 Rxa2+ 44.Kxh3 Ra5 45.Kg4 Ke7 46.Re4+ Kf7 47.Rc4 Ra6 48.Rb4 Ra7 49.Rb6 Ra4+ 50.Kh5 Ra3 51.Rb7+ Ke8 52.Bh4 1-0

May-25-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessdreamer: [Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.04"]
[Round "6"]
[White "Fressinet, Laurent"]
[Black "Erenburg, Sergey"]
[Result "0-1"]
[WhiteElo "2627"]
[BlackElo "2595"]
[ECO "B19"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "188"]

1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 dxe4 4.Nxe4 Bf5 5.Ng3 Bg6 6.h4 h6 7.Nf3 Nd7 8.h5 Bh7 9.Bd3 Bxd3 10.Qxd3 e6 11.Bf4 Qa5+ 12.Bd2 Qc7 13.O-O-O Ngf6 14.Ne4 O-O-O 15.g3 Nxe4 16.Qxe4 Nf6 17.Qe2 Bd6 18.c4 c5 19.Bc3 cxd4 20.Nxd4 a6 21.Nf3 Qc6 22.Ne5 Bxe5 23.Bxe5 Rxd1+ 24.Rxd1 Rd8 25.Re1 Qa4 26.b3 Qa3+ 27.Kb1 Qa5 28.Kc1 Nxh5 29.Rd1 Rxd1+ 30.Kxd1 Qd8+ 31.Kc2 Nf6 32.Qe3 Qa5 33.Qf4 Qxa2+ 34.Bb2 Qa5 35.Bxf6 gxf6 36.Qxh6 Qf5+ 37.Kc3 Qxf2 38.Qf8+ Kc7 39.Qxf7+ Kb8 40.Qxe6 Qxg3+ 41.Kb4 Qf4 42.Qg8+ Ka7 43.Qg1+ Ka8 44.Qc5 Qd2+ 45.Ka3 Qd8 46.b4 Kb8 47.Qe3 Qd6 48.Qe8+ Ka7 49.Qe3+ Qb6 50.Qf4 Ka8 51.Qe4 Qf2 52.c5 Qg3+ 53.Ka4 Qc7 54.Kb3 Ka7 55.Kc4 Qc6 56.Qf5 Qb5+ 57.Kc3 Qa4 58.Qf2 Ka8 59.Qd2 Qe8 60.Qd6 f5 61.Kd4 Qb5 62.Kc3 Ka7 63.Qe5 Qf1 64.Qd6 Qf3+ 65.Kc4 Qe2+ 66.Kc3 Qb5 67.Qe5 Qd7 68.Kc4 Qf7+ 69.Kc3 Qg6 70.Qf4 Qf6+ 71.Kc4 Qe6+ 72.Kd4 Qe1 73.Kd5 Qc3 74.Kd6 Qf6+ 75.Kd5 Qc6+ 76.Kc4 Qd7 77.Qe5 Qb5+ 78. Kc3 Qf1 79.Qd6 Qf3+ 80.Kc4 Qc6 81.Qe5 Qb5+ 82.Kc3 a5 83.bxa5 Qxa5+ 84.Kc4 Qa4+ 85.Kd5 f4 86.Qc3 f3 87.Qe3 Qd1+ 88.Ke4 Qe2 89.c6+ Qxe3+ 90.Kxe3 bxc6 91.Kxf3 Kb6 92.Ke3 Kb5 93.Kd3 Kb4 94.Kc2 Kc4 0-1

[Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.05"]
[Round "7"]
[White "Sammalvuo, Tapani"]
[Black "Sulskis, Sarunas"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2441"]
[BlackElo "2535"]
[ECO "C92"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "27"]

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.O-O Be7 6.Re1 b5 7.Bb3 d6 8.c3 O-O 9.h3 Bb7 10.d4 Re8 11.Ng5 Rf8 12.Nf3 Re8 13.Ng5 Rf8 14.Nf3 1/2-1/2

[Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.06"]
[Round "8"]
[White "Lehner, Oliver"]
[Black "Elsness, Frode"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2428"]
[BlackElo "2440"]
[ECO "B97"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "93"]

1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Bg5 e6 7.f4 Qb6 8.Qd2 Qxb2 9.Rb1 Qa3 10.f5 Nc6 11.fxe6 fxe6 12.Nxc6 bxc6 13.e5 dxe5 14.Bxf6 gxf6 15.Ne4 Qxa2 16.Rd1 Be7 17.Be2 O-O 18.O-O Ra7 19.Rf3 Rd7 20.Qh6 Rxd1+ 21. Bxd1 Rf7 22.Rg3+ Kh8 23.Qh5 Qa5 24.h3 Qc7 25.Kh2 Bf8 26.c3 Qe7 27.Nd6 Rg7 28.Nxc8 Qd8 29.Rxg7 Kxg7 30.Na7 Qd7 31.Bc2 f5 32.Qg5+ Kf7 33.Bb3 Ke8 34. Qh5+ Kd8 35.Qd1 Qxd1 36.Bxd1 Kc7 37.Ba4 c5 38.c4 e4 39.Kg3 Bd6+ 40.Kf2 Bf4 41.Ke2 h5 42.Nc6 h4 43.Na5 Bg5 44.Be8 Be7 45.Bf7 Kd6 46.Be8 Kc7 47.Bf7 1/2-1/2

[Event "15th European Team Championship"]
[Site "Gothenburg SWE"]
[Date "2005.08.07"]
[Round "9"]
[White "Kotronias, Vasilios"]
[Black "Azmaiparashvili, Zurab"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2587"]
[BlackElo "2672"]
[ECO "B19"]
[EventDate "2005.07.30"]
[PlyCount "182"]

1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 dxe4 4.Nxe4 Bf5 5.Ng3 Bg6 6.h4 h6 7.Nf3 Nd7 8.h5 Bh7 9.Bd3 Bxd3 10.Qxd3 e6 11.Bf4 Qa5+ 12.Bd2 Qc7 13.O-O-O Ngf6 14.Ne4 O-O-O 15.g3 Nxe4 16.Qxe4 Nf6 17.Qe2 Bd6 18.c4 c5 19.Bc3 cxd4 20.Nxd4 a6 21.Kb1 Rd7 22.Rc1 Kb8 23.Nf3 Qc5 24.Rh4 Rhd8 25.b4 Qf5+ 26.Kb2 Bc7 27.Nd4 Qh7 28. Rc2 e5 29.Nb3 Re7 30.c5 Qd3 31.a4 e4 32.Rd2 Qxe2 33.Rxe2 Be5 34.Bxe5+ Rxe5 35.Nd2 Rdd5 36.Kc2 a5 37.Nc4 axb4 38.Nxe5 Rxc5+ 39.Kb3 Rxe5 40.Kxb4 Rf5 41.Kc4 Kc7 42.Rh1 b6 43.Rb2 Rc5+ 44.Kd4 Rd5+ 45.Ke3 Rd3+ 46.Ke2 Rc3 47.Ra1 Rc5 48.Rb5 Rc2+ 49.Ke1 Nd7 50.a5 bxa5 51.Rbxa5 Rb2 52.Ra7+ Kc6 53.Rc1+ Nc5 54.Ra5 Rb5 55.Rxb5 Kxb5 56.Ra1 Kc6 57.Ra7 Nd7 58.Ke2 Kd6 59.Ke3 Ke6 60.Kf4 Nc5 61.Rc7 Nd7 62.g4 Ne5 63.Ra7 Nd3+ 64.Ke3 Ne5 65.Ra6+ Kd5 66.Kf4 Nd3+ 67.Kg3 Ke5 68.Ra8 Nc5 69.Ra5 Kd6 70.Ra7 Ke6 71.Rc7 Nd3 72.Rc8 Kf6 73.Re8 Nc5 74.Kf4 Nd3+ 75.Ke3 Ne5 76.Kxe4 Nxg4 77.Kf4 Nxf2 78.Re3 g6 79.Rf3 Nd1 80.Ke4+ Kg5 81.hxg6 fxg6 82.Kd4 Nb2 83.Rf1 h5 84.Rb1 h4 85.Rxb2 Kf4 86. Rf2+ Kg3 87.Ke3 h3 88.Rf3+ Kg2 89.Rf2+ Kg3 90.Rf3+ Kg2 91.Rf2+ Kg3 1/2-1/2

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