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Hoogovens Tournament

Valery Salov8.5/13(+5 -1 =7)[games]
Ivan Sokolov8/13(+4 -1 =8)[games]
Jeroen Piket8/13(+4 -1 =8)[games]
Alexander Onischuk8/13(+5 -2 =6)[games]
Alex Yermolinsky7/13(+3 -2 =8)[games]
Julio Ernesto Granda Zuniga6.5/13(+5 -5 =3)[games]
Jan Timman6.5/13(+3 -3 =7)[games]
Joel Lautier6/13(+2 -3 =8)[games]
Loek van Wely6/13(+4 -5 =4)[games]
Viktor Korchnoi6/13(+2 -3 =8)[games]
Nigel Short6/13(+3 -4 =6)[games]
Miguel Illescas Cordoba5.5/13(+2 -4 =7)[games]
Predrag Nikolic5/13(+2 -5 =6)[games]
Igor V Glek4/13(+1 -6 =6)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Hoogovens (1997)

The 59th Annual Hoogovens Chess Tournament was a Category XVI event held in Wijk aan Zee, The Netherlands from January 19th to February 2nd, 1997. 14 top grandmasters competed in a round robin format in the prestigous A event. The participants were (in order of Elo): Nigel Short (2690), Valery Salov (2665), Predrag Nikolic (2655), Loek Van Wely (2645), Jeroen Piket (2640), Viktor Korchnoi (2635), Miguel Illescas-Cordoba (2635), Joel Lautier (2630), Jan Timman (2630), Alex Yermolinsky (2630), Igor Glek (2620), Julio Ernesto Granda-Zuniga (2620), Ivan Sokolov (2615), and Alexander Onischuk (2580). Salov scored one of his finest international wins with 8.5/13. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 1 Salov * 1 0 = 1 = = = 1 = = = 1 1 8 =2 Sokolov 0 * = = = 1 1 = = 1 = 1 = = 8 =2 Piket 1 = * = 0 = = = 1 = 1 = 1 = 8 =2 Onischuk = = = * 1 = = 1 1 0 1 0 = 1 8 5 Yermolinsky 0 = 1 0 * 1 = = = = = 1 = = 7 =6 Granda Zuniga = 0 = = 0 * 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 6 =6 Timman = 0 = = = 1 * = 0 = = 1 0 1 6 =8 Lautier = = = 0 = 0 = * 0 = = = 1 1 6 =8 Van Wely 0 = 0 0 = 0 1 1 * = 0 1 = 1 6 =8 Korchnoi = 0 = 1 = 0 = = = * 1 = 0 = 6 =8 Short = = 0 0 = 0 = = 1 0 * = 1 1 6 12 Illescas = 0 = 1 0 1 0 = 0 = = * = = 5 13 Nikolic 0 = 0 = = 0 1 0 = 1 0 = * = 5 14 Glek 0 = = 0 = 1 0 0 0 = 0 = = * 4

Original collection: Game Collection: Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens 1997, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 91  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Granda Zuniga vs Yermolinsky  0-1531997HoogovensD85 Grunfeld
2. Van Wely vs Lautier 1-0371997HoogovensE15 Queen's Indian
3. Korchnoi vs P Nikolic  0-1331997HoogovensA27 English, Three Knights System
4. I Sokolov vs Illescas Cordoba  1-0421997HoogovensA80 Dutch
5. Short vs Onischuk 0-1361997HoogovensC78 Ruy Lopez
6. Timman vs Glek  1-0581997HoogovensE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
7. Piket vs Salov 1-0411997HoogovensE12 Queen's Indian
8. Van Wely vs Short  0-1711997HoogovensD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. Yermolinsky vs Timman  ½-½181997HoogovensA35 English, Symmetrical
10. Onischuk vs I Sokolov  ½-½621997HoogovensC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
11. Lautier vs Glek 1-0381997HoogovensE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
12. Illescas Cordoba vs Korchnoi  ½-½201997HoogovensC45 Scotch Game
13. P Nikolic vs Piket  0-1401997HoogovensD77 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O
14. Salov vs Granda Zuniga  ½-½191997HoogovensE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
15. Piket vs Illescas Cordoba  ½-½231997HoogovensE52 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6
16. Glek vs Yermolinsky  ½-½251997HoogovensC51 Evans Gambit
17. I Sokolov vs Van Wely  ½-½211997HoogovensE70 King's Indian
18. Granda Zuniga vs P Nikolic  1-0391997HoogovensA09 Reti Opening
19. Korchnoi vs Onischuk 1-0341997HoogovensA85 Dutch, with c4 & Nc3
20. Short vs Lautier  ½-½271997HoogovensB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. Timman vs Salov ½-½621997HoogovensB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
22. Short vs I Sokolov  ½-½461997HoogovensC88 Ruy Lopez
23. Illescas Cordoba vs Granda Zuniga  1-0401997HoogovensB83 Sicilian
24. Lautier vs Yermolinsky  ½-½531997HoogovensE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
25. P Nikolic vs Timman  1-0301997HoogovensD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-03-17  Arlekhino: I have a number of Jaque (Spanish Chess Magazine) featuring this tournament. Some games are analyzed and there are interesting reports. I'll be around here commenting, if someone cares to chat about the games...
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