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TOURNAMENT STANDINGS
Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens Tournament

Vladimir Kramnik8.5/13(+6 -2 =5)[view games]
Viswanathan Anand8.5/13(+5 -1 =7)[view games]
Jan Timman7.5/13(+3 -1 =9)[view games]
Michael Adams7.5/13(+5 -3 =5)[view games]
Alexey Shirov7.5/13(+4 -2 =7)[view games]
Boris Gelfand6.5/13(+2 -2 =9)[view games]
Anatoly Karpov6.5/13(+2 -2 =9)[view games]
Judit Polgar6.5/13(+3 -3 =7)[view games]
Jeroen Piket6.5/13(+3 -3 =7)[view games]
Veselin Topalov6.5/13(+3 -3 =7)[view games]
Valery Salov5.5/13(+3 -5 =5)[view games]
Friso Nijboer5/13(+1 -4 =8)[view games]
Loek van Wely4.5/13(+1 -5 =7)[view games]
Paul van der Sterren4/13(+2 -7 =4)[view games]

Chessgames.com Historical Chess Event
Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens (1998)
The 60th Annual Hoogovens Chess Tournament was a category XVII event held in Wijk aan Zee, The Netherlands from January 15th to February 1st 1998. 14 top grandmasters, including the reigning FIDE World Champion, competed in a round robin format in the prestigous A event. The participants were (in order of ELO): Vladimir Kramnik (2790), Vishwanathan Anand (2770), Veselin Topalov (2740), Anatoli Karpov (2735), Alexey Shirov (2710), Valery Salov (2680), Boris Gelfand (2675), Michael Adams (2670), Judit Polgar (2670), Jan Timman (2620), Loek Van Wely (2605), Friso Nijboer (2590), Jeroen Piket (2580), and Paul Van der Sterren (2555). Kramnik and Anand tied for first at the end of the tournament, each with 8.5/13, a full point over the rest of the field. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

01 Kramnik 8.5/13 * = 0 1 = = = 1 1 1 = 1 0 1 02 Anand 8.5/13 = * = = = 1 = = 0 = 1 1 1 1 03 Shirov 7.5/13 1 = * 1 1 = = = 0 1 0 = = = 04 Adams 7.5/13 0 = 0 * 0 1 = = = = 1 1 1 1 05 Timman 7.5/13 = = 0 1 * = = = = = 1 = = 1 06 Topalov 6.5/13 = 0 = 0 = * 1 = = 0 1 = 1 = 07 Karpov 6.5/13 = = = = = 0 * = 1 = 0 = = 1 08 Gelfand 6.5/13 0 = = = = = = * 1 = 0 = 1 = 09 Polgar 6.5/13 0 1 1 = = = 0 0 * = = = = 1 10 Piket 6.5/13 0 = 0 = = 1 = = = * = 0 1 1 11 Salov 5.5/13 = 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 = = * = = 0 12 Nijboer 5.0/13 0 0 = 0 = = = 0 = 1 = * = = 13 Van Wely 4.5/13 1 0 = 0 = 0 = = = 0 = = * 0 14 Van der Sterren 4.0/13 0 0 = 0 0 = 0 = 0 0 1 = 1 *

Original collection: Game Collection: Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens 1998, by User: suenteus po 147

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 91  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Adams vs P Van der Sterren  1-049 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC47 Four Knights
2. Shirov vs Topalov  ½-½38 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
3. Kramnik vs Piket 1-048 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
4. Timman vs Anand ½-½19 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
5. Nijboer vs Karpov ½-½39 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
6. Gelfand vs Judit Polgar  1-070 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
7. Van Wely vs Salov  ½-½62 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
8. P Van der Sterren vs Gelfand  ½-½31 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
9. Judit Polgar vs Shirov 1-040 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6
10. Topalov vs Timman  ½-½42 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
11. Piket vs Salov  ½-½66 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA30 English, Symmetrical
12. Anand vs Van Wely 1-042 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA30 English, Symmetrical
13. Karpov vs Adams ½-½33 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA30 English, Symmetrical
14. Kramnik vs Nijboer 1-029 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE97 King's Indian
15. Shirov vs P Van der Sterren  ½-½61 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
16. Van Wely vs Topalov 0-148 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
17. Gelfand vs Karpov  ½-½42 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Timman vs Judit Polgar  ½-½34 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
19. Nijboer vs Piket 1-036 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC78 Ruy Lopez
20. Adams vs Kramnik 0-129 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensB56 Sicilian
21. Salov vs Anand 0-148 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
22. P Van der Sterren vs Timman  0-129 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD97 Grunfeld, Russian
23. Nijboer vs Adams 0-138 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
24. Piket vs Anand  ½-½18 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
25. Karpov vs Shirov ½-½45 1998 Wijk aan Zee HoogovensE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
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