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Tilburg Fontys Tournament

Viswanathan Anand7.5/11(+4 -0 =7)[view games]
Peter Leko7/11(+3 -0 =8)[view games]
Matthew Sadler6/11(+1 -0 =10)[view games]
Vladimir Kramnik6/11(+3 -2 =6)[view games]
Vadim Zvjaginsev6/11(+2 -1 =8)[view games]
Jeroen Piket5.5/11(+2 -2 =7)[view games]
Michael Adams5.5/11(+3 -3 =5)[view games]
Loek van Wely5/11(+1 -2 =8)[view games]
Peter Svidler5/11(+2 -3 =6)[view games]
Joel Lautier4.5/11(+2 -4 =5)[view games]
Veselin Topalov4.5/11(+1 -3 =7)[view games]
Viktor Korchnoi3.5/11(+0 -4 =7)[view games]

Chessgames.com Historical Chess Event
Tilburg Fontys (1998)
The 3rd Annual Fontys International Chess Tournament was a category XVIII event held in Tilburg, The Netherlands from October 24th to November 5th, 1998. 12 of the world's top players competed in a round robin format. The participants were (in order of ELO): Vishwanathan Anand (2795), Vladimir Kramnik (2780), Michael Adams (2715), Peter Svidler (2710), Veselin Topalov (2700), Peter Leko (2665), Matthew Sadler (2660), Vadim Zvjaginsev (2650), Loek van Wely (2635), Joel Lautier (2625), Viktor Korchnoi (2625), and Jeroen Piket (2605). The tournament was another feather in Anand's cap for 1998. He won clear first, undefeated, with a score of 7.5/11. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

01 Anand 7.5/11 * = = = 1 = 1 = = = 1 1 02 Leko 7.0/11 = * = = 1 = 1 = = 1 = = 03 Sadler 6.0/11 = = * = = = 1 = = = = = 04 Zvjaginsev 6.0/11 = = = * 0 1 = = = = 1 = 05 Kramnik 6.0/11 0 0 = 1 * = = = = = 1 1 06 Piket 5.5/11 = = = 0 = * = 0 1 = 1 = 07 Adams 5.5/11 0 0 0 = = = * 1 = 1 = 1 08 Svidler 5.0/11 = = = = = 1 0 * 1 0 0 = 09 Van Wely 5.0/11 = = = = = 0 = 0 * = = 1 10 Topalov 4.5/11 = 0 = = = = 0 1 = * 0 = 11 Lautier 4.5/11 0 = = 0 0 0 = 1 = 1 * = 12 Korchnoi 3.5/11 0 = = = 0 = 0 = 0 = = *

Original collection: Game Collection: Tilburg Fontys 1998, by User: suenteus po 147

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 66  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Piket vs Sadler  ½-½20 1998 Tilburg FontysD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
2. Adams vs Van Wely  ½-½36 1998 Tilburg FontysB33 Sicilian
3. Anand vs Lautier 1-039 1998 Tilburg FontysB32 Sicilian
4. Kramnik vs Svidler  ½-½25 1998 Tilburg FontysD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
5. Leko vs Korchnoi  ½-½36 1998 Tilburg FontysC11 French
6. Topalov vs V Zvjaginsev ½-½46 1998 Tilburg FontysB54 Sicilian
7. Svidler vs Piket 1-047 1998 Tilburg FontysC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
8. V Zvjaginsev vs Leko  ½-½35 1998 Tilburg FontysD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
9. Korchnoi vs Adams 0-187 1998 Tilburg FontysA14 English
10. Sadler vs Topalov ½-½34 1998 Tilburg FontysE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
11. Lautier vs Van Wely  ½-½20 1998 Tilburg FontysA57 Benko Gambit
12. Anand vs Kramnik 1-035 1998 Tilburg FontysC42 Petrov Defense
13. Van Wely vs Korchnoi 1-060 1998 Tilburg FontysD33 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
14. Topalov vs Svidler 1-047 1998 Tilburg FontysC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
15. Leko vs Sadler ½-½34 1998 Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. Kramnik vs Lautier 1-024 1998 Tilburg FontysD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. Adams vs V Zvjaginsev  ½-½32 1998 Tilburg FontysB54 Sicilian
18. Piket vs Anand  ½-½21 1998 Tilburg FontysD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
19. V Zvjaginsev vs Van Wely ½-½33 1998 Tilburg FontysA28 English
20. Svidler vs Leko  ½-½23 1998 Tilburg FontysB12 Caro-Kann Defense
21. Sadler vs Adams 1-041 1998 Tilburg FontysE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
22. Lautier vs Korchnoi  ½-½21 1998 Tilburg FontysE12 Queen's Indian
23. Kramnik vs Piket ½-½51 1998 Tilburg FontysD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
24. Anand vs Topalov ½-½46 1998 Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. Adams vs Svidler 1-044 1998 Tilburg FontysB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
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