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🏆 Novgorod (1997) Chess Event Description
The fourth and final of a series of international tournaments held in Novgorod, Russia was conducted from June 10th to the 23rd, 1997. Six top grandmasters participated in the double round robin event, including the World Champion. The participants were (in order of Elo): Garry Kasparov (2795), Vladimir Kramnik (2740), Veselin Topalov (2725), Boris Gelfand (2700), Nigel Short (2690), and Evgeny Bareev (2665). The ratings of the players made this event the second consecutive one at Novgorod to be rated Categ ... [more]

Player: Veselin Topalov

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kramnik vs Topalov 1-0411997NovgorodE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
2. Topalov vs Kasparov ½-½291997NovgorodB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. Gelfand vs Topalov 1-0421997NovgorodE12 Queen's Indian
4. Topalov vs Bareev 1-0371997NovgorodC02 French, Advance
5. Short vs Topalov 0-1451997NovgorodB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. Topalov vs Kramnik ½-½211997NovgorodB57 Sicilian
7. Kasparov vs Topalov  ½-½301997NovgorodC78 Ruy Lopez
8. Topalov vs Gelfand 0-1291997NovgorodA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
9. Topalov vs Short 0-1601997NovgorodB40 Sicilian
10. Bareev vs Topalov ½-½171997NovgorodE97 King's Indian
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Topalov wins | Topalov loses  

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