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Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens Tournament

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

Chessgames.com Historical Chess Event
Wijk aan Zee 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:

01 Salov 8.5/13 * 1 0 = 1 = = = 1 = = = 1 1 02 Sokolov 8.0/13 0 * = = = 1 1 = = 1 = 1 = = 03 Piket 8.0/13 1 = * = 0 = = = 1 = 1 = 1 = 04 Onischuk 8.0/13 = = = * 1 = = 1 1 0 1 0 = 1 05 Yermolinsky 7.0/13 0 = 1 0 * 1 = = = = = 1 = = 06 Granda-Zuniga 6.5/13 = 0 = = 0 * 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 07 Timman 6.5/13 = 0 = = = 1 * = 0 = = 1 0 1 08 Lautier 6.0/13 = = = 0 = 0 = * 0 = = = 1 1 09 Van Wely 6.0/13 0 = 0 0 = 0 1 1 * = 0 1 = 1 10 Korchnoi 6.0/13 = 0 = 1 = 0 = = = * 1 = 0 = 11 Short 6.0/13 = = 0 0 = 0 = = 1 0 * = 1 1 12 Illescas-Cordoba 5.5/13 = 0 = 1 0 1 0 = 0 = = * = = 13 Nikolic 5.0/13 0 = 0 = = 0 1 0 = 1 0 = * = 14 Glek 4.0/13 0 = = 0 = 1 0 0 0 = 0 = = *

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 Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Granda Zuniga vs Yermolinsky  0-153 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD85 Grunfeld
2. Van Wely vs Lautier 1-037 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE15 Queen's Indian
3. Korchnoi vs P Nikolic  0-133 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA27 English, Three Knights System
4. I Sokolov vs Illescas Cordoba  1-042 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA80 Dutch
5. Short vs Onischuk 0-136 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC78 Ruy Lopez
6. Timman vs Glek  1-058 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
7. Piket vs Salov 1-041 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE12 Queen's Indian
8. Van Wely vs Short  0-171 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. Yermolinsky vs Timman  ½-½18 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA35 English, Symmetrical
10. Onischuk vs I Sokolov  ½-½62 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
11. Lautier vs Glek  1-038 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
12. Illescas Cordoba vs Korchnoi  ½-½20 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC45 Scotch Game
13. P Nikolic vs Piket  0-140 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD77 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O
14. Salov vs Granda Zuniga  ½-½19 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
15. Piket vs Illescas Cordoba  ½-½23 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE52 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6
16. Glek vs Yermolinsky  ½-½25 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC51 Evans Gambit
17. I Sokolov vs Van Wely  ½-½21 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE70 King's Indian
18. Granda Zuniga vs P Nikolic  1-039 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA09 Reti Opening
19. Korchnoi vs Onischuk 1-034 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA85 Dutch, with c4 & Nc3
20. Short vs Lautier  ½-½27 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. Timman vs Salov ½-½62 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
22. Short vs I Sokolov  ½-½46 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC88 Ruy Lopez
23. Illescas Cordoba vs Granda Zuniga  1-040 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB83 Sicilian
24. Lautier vs Yermolinsky  ½-½53 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
25. P Nikolic vs Timman  1-030 1997 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
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