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TOURNAMENT STANDINGS
Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens Tournament

Vassily Ivanchuk9/13(+5 -0 =8)[view games]
Viswanathan Anand8/13(+5 -2 =6)[view games]
Veselin Topalov7.5/13(+4 -2 =7)[view games]
Sergei Tiviakov7/13(+3 -2 =8)[view games]
Alexey Dreev7/13(+3 -2 =8)[view games]
Michael Adams7/13(+4 -3 =6)[view games]
Ivan Sokolov7/13(+5 -4 =4)[view games]
Jeroen Piket6.5/13(+4 -4 =5)[view games]
Alexey Shirov6.5/13(+4 -4 =5)[view games]
Peter Leko6/13(+0 -1 =12)[view games]
Boris Gelfand5.5/13(+1 -3 =9)[view games]
Loek van Wely5/13(+2 -5 =6)[view games]
Robert Huebner5/13(+1 -4 =8)[view games]
Jan Timman4/13(+0 -5 =8)[view games]

Chessgames.com Historical Chess Event
Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens (1996)
The 58th Annual Hoogovens Chess Tournament was a category XVII event held in Wijk aan Zee, The Netherlands from January 12th to January 29th 1996. 14 top grandmasters competed in a round robin format in the prestigous A event. The participants were (in order of ELO): Vassily Ivanchuk (2735), Vishwanathan Anand (2725), Boris Gelfand (2700), Veselin Topalov (2700), Alexey Shirov (2690), Alexey Dreev (2670), Ivan Sokolov (2665), Michael Adams (2660), Robert Huebner (2635), Peter Leko (2625), Sergei Tiviakov (2625), Jan Timman (2620), Jeroen Piket (2570), and Loek Van Wely (2570). As if three Linares titles weren't enough, Ivanchuk took clear first here, undefeated with 9/13. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

01 Ivanchuk 9.0/13 * = 1 = 1 = = 1 1 = = = = 1 02 Anand 8.0/13 = * 0 1 0 = 1 1 = 1 1 = = = 03 Topalov 7.5/13 0 1 * = 0 = = 1 = = = 1 1 = 04 Tiviakov 7.0/13 = 0 = * 0 = 1 1 = = = = = 1 05 Sokolov 7.0/13 0 1 1 1 * = 0 0 = = 0 1 1 = 06 Dreev 7.0/13 = = = = = * 0 0 1 = 1 1 = = 07 Adams 7.0/13 = 0 = 0 1 1 * = 0 = = 1 1 = 08 Piket 6.5/13 0 0 0 0 1 1 = * 1 = = 1 = = 09 Shirov 6.5/13 0 = = = = 0 1 0 * = 1 0 1 1 10 Leko 6.0/13 = 0 = = = = = = = * = = = = 11 Gelfand 5.5/13 = 0 = = 1 0 = = 0 = * = = = 12 Van Wely 5.0/13 = = 0 = 0 0 0 0 1 = = * = 1 13 Huebner 5.0/13 = = 0 = 0 = 0 = 0 = = = * 1 14 Timman 4.0/13 0 = = 0 = = = = 0 = = 0 0 *

Original collection: Game Collection: Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens 1996, by User: suenteus po 147

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 91  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Anand vs Ivanchuk  ½-½25 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB23 Sicilian, Closed
2. Topalov vs Shirov  ½-½53 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC78 Ruy Lopez
3. Van Wely vs Dreev  0-156 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
4. Gelfand vs Tiviakov  ½-½16 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
5. Timman vs I Sokolov  ½-½51 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
6. Leko vs Adams  ½-½27 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. Huebner vs Piket  ½-½59 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
8. Gelfand vs Huebner  ½-½25 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
9. Dreev vs Leko  ½-½23 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD82 Grunfeld, 4.Bf4
10. Adams vs Topalov  ½-½41 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
11. Tiviakov vs Ivanchuk ½-½12 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB40 Sicilian
12. I Sokolov vs Van Wely 1-027 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
13. Piket vs Timman  ½-½27 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. Shirov vs Anand  ½-½35 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB12 Caro-Kann Defense
15. Timman vs Gelfand  ½-½31 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
16. Anand vs Adams  1-045 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE17 Queen's Indian
17. Van Wely vs Piket 0-131 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA28 English
18. Ivanchuk vs Shirov 1-035 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
19. Topalov vs Dreev  ½-½16 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC07 French, Tarrasch
20. Huebner vs Tiviakov  ½-½25 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE18 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3
21. Leko vs I Sokolov ½-½27 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
22. Gelfand vs Van Wely  ½-½43 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE92 King's Indian
23. Huebner vs Timman  1-052 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB64 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
24. I Sokolov vs Topalov 1-029 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
25. Tiviakov vs Shirov  ½-½63 1996 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
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