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TOURNAMENT STANDINGS
Dos Hermanas Tournament

Vladimir Kramnik6/9(+3 -0 =6)[view games]
Viswanathan Anand6/9(+3 -0 =6)[view games]
Anatoly Karpov5/9(+2 -1 =6)[view games]
Valery Salov5/9(+3 -2 =4)[view games]
Veselin Topalov5/9(+2 -1 =6)[view games]
Boris Gelfand4.5/9(+1 -1 =7)[view games]
Judit Polgar4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[view games]
Alexey Shirov4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[view games]
Nigel Short3/9(+2 -5 =2)[view games]
Miguel Illescas Cordoba1.5/9(+0 -6 =3)[view games]

Chessgames.com Historical Chess Event
Dos Hermanas (1997)
The 9th Annual Dos Hermanas Chess Tournament held from April 3rd to April 12th, 1997 was a category XIX event. Ten of the world's best players, including the reigning FIDE World Champion, competed in a round robin format. The participants were (in order of ELO): Vishwanathan Anand (2765), Anatoli Karpov (2760), Vladimir Kramnik (2740), Veselin Topalov (2725), Boris Gelfand (2700), Alexei Shirov (2690), Nigel Short (2690), Valery Salov (2665), Judit Polgar (2645), and local Spanish favorite Miguel Illescas-Cordoba (2635). Kramnik and Anand took first as co-champions, each with 6/9, a full point above the rest of the field. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

01 Kramnik 6.0/9 * = = 1 = 1 = = = 1 02 Anand 6.0/9 = * 1 = = 1 = 1 = = 03 Salov 5.0/9 = 0 * = 1 = 1 = 0 1 04 Karpov 5.0/9 0 = = * = = = 1 1 = 05 Topalov 5.0/9 = = 0 = * = = = 1 1 06 Polgar 4.5/9 0 0 = = = * = = 1 1 07 Gelfand 4.5/9 = = 0 = = = * = 1 = 08 Shirov 4.5/9 = 0 = 0 = = = * 1 1 09 Short 3.0/9 = = 1 0 0 0 0 0 * 1 10 Illescas-Cordoba 1.5/9 0 = 0 = 0 0 = 0 0 *

Original collection: Game Collection: Dos Hermanas 1997, by User: suenteus po 147

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 45  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Kramnik vs Anand ½-½41 1997 Dos HermanasD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Illescas Cordoba vs Karpov  ½-½49 1997 Dos HermanasB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
3. Gelfand vs Short 1-037 1997 Dos HermanasE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
4. Judit Polgar vs Salov  ½-½52 1997 Dos HermanasB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
5. Shirov vs Topalov  ½-½41 1997 Dos HermanasC02 French, Advance
6. Salov vs Kramnik  ½-½25 1997 Dos HermanasA07 King's Indian Attack
7. Short vs Topalov 0-165 1997 Dos HermanasB23 Sicilian, Closed
8. Anand vs Shirov 1-035 1997 Dos HermanasD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
9. Karpov vs Judit Polgar  ½-½60 1997 Dos HermanasE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
10. Gelfand vs Illescas Cordoba  ½-½32 1997 Dos HermanasD85 Grunfeld
11. Judit Polgar vs Gelfand  ½-½29 1997 Dos HermanasB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. Shirov vs Salov  ½-½40 1997 Dos HermanasB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
13. Illescas Cordoba vs Short  0-135 1997 Dos HermanasC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
14. Topalov vs Anand ½-½26 1997 Dos HermanasD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
15. Kramnik vs Karpov 1-035 1997 Dos HermanasA17 English
16. Salov vs Topalov 1-091 1997 Dos HermanasB06 Robatsch
17. Karpov vs Shirov 1-032 1997 Dos HermanasE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
18. Short vs Anand ½-½48 1997 Dos HermanasB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
19. Illescas Cordoba vs Judit Polgar 0-132 1997 Dos HermanasB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
20. Gelfand vs Kramnik  ½-½17 1997 Dos HermanasD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
21. Anand vs Salov 1-042 1997 Dos HermanasB89 Sicilian
22. Kramnik vs Illescas Cordoba 1-077 1997 Dos HermanasA17 English
23. Judit Polgar vs Short  1-066 1997 Dos HermanasC18 French, Winawer
24. Shirov vs Gelfand ½-½45 1997 Dos HermanasB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
25. Topalov vs Karpov  ½-½35 1997 Dos HermanasB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
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