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Corus Tournament

Garry Kasparov9.5/13(+6 -0 =7)[games]
Vladimir Kramnik8/13(+3 -0 =10)[games]
Peter Leko8/13(+3 -0 =10)[games]
Viswanathan Anand8/13(+3 -0 =10)[games]
Alexander Morozevich7.5/13(+4 -2 =7)[games]
Michael Adams7/13(+3 -2 =8)[games]
Jeroen Piket6.5/13(+3 -3 =7)[games]
Jan Timman6.5/13(+3 -3 =7)[games]
Predrag Nikolic6/13(+3 -4 =6)[games]
Nigel Short5.5/13(+1 -3 =9)[games]
Judit Polgar5/13(+1 -4 =8)[games]
Viktor Korchnoi5/13(+2 -5 =6)[games]
Smbat Gariginovich Lputian4.5/13(+2 -6 =5)[games]
Loek van Wely4/13(+0 -5 =8)[games]
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Corus (2000)

The inaugural Corus Chess Tournament (which resulted when Hoogovens, the former sponser, merged with British Steel) was a Category XVIII event held in Wijk aan Zee, The Netherlands from January 14th to January 30th, 2000. 14 top grandmasters, including the World Champion, competed in a round robin format in the prestigous A event. The participants were (in order of Elo): Garry Kasparov (2851), Vishwanathan Anand (2769), Vladimir Kramnik (2758), Alexander Morozevich (2748), Peter Leko (2725), Michael Adams (2715), Nigel Short (2683), Viktor Korchnoi (2659), Predrag Nikolic (2659), Judit Polgar (2658), Jan Timman (2655), Loek Van Wely (2646), Jeroen Piket (2633), and Smbat Lputian (2605). Kasparov won his second Wijk aan Zee tournament in a row, undefeated with 9.5/13. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 1 Kasparov * = = = 1 = = 1 1 = 1 1 = 1 9 =2 Kramnik = * = = = 1 = = = 1 = = 1 = 8 =2 Leko = = * = = = = = 1 = = 1 1 = 8 =2 Anand = = = * = = = = 1 = = 1 1 = 8 5 Morozevich 0 = = = * = = 0 1 = 1 = 1 1 7 6 Adams = 0 = = = * = 1 0 1 = = = 1 7 =7 Piket = = = = = = * 1 0 1 0 0 1 = 6 =7 Timman 0 = = = 1 0 0 * = = = = 1 1 6 9 Nikolic 0 = 0 0 0 1 1 = * = = 1 = = 6 10 Short = 0 = = = 0 0 = = * 1 = = = 5 =11 Polgar 0 = = = 0 = 1 = = 0 * = 0 = 5 =11 Korchnoi 0 = 0 0 = = 1 = 0 = = * 0 1 5 13 Lputian = 0 0 0 0 = 0 0 = = 1 1 * = 4 14 Van Wely 0 = = = 0 0 = 0 = = = 0 = * 4

Original collection: Game Collection: Wijk aan Zee Corus 2000, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 91  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Korchnoi vs Kasparov 0-1542000CorusD85 Grunfeld
2. Timman vs Anand ½-½422000CorusE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
3. Judit Polgar vs Van Wely  ½-½422000CorusB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
4. P Nikolic vs Short  ½-½352000CorusD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
5. Lputian vs Piket  0-1462000CorusE97 King's Indian
6. Leko vs Morozevich  ½-½312000CorusB32 Sicilian
7. Kramnik vs Adams 1-0492000CorusE15 Queen's Indian
8. Van Wely vs Korchnoi 0-1552000CorusD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
9. Short vs Leko  ½-½412000CorusB24 Sicilian, Closed
10. Piket vs Kasparov ½-½412000CorusD97 Grunfeld, Russian
11. Morozevich vs Kramnik  ½-½162000CorusC42 Petrov Defense
12. Lputian vs Timman 0-1612000CorusA34 English, Symmetrical
13. Anand vs P Nikolic 1-0402000CorusA90 Dutch
14. Adams vs Judit Polgar ½-½272000CorusB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
15. Timman vs Piket 0-1282000CorusA50 Queen's Pawn Game
16. Judit Polgar vs Morozevich 0-1362000CorusC11 French
17. P Nikolic vs Lputian  ½-½402000CorusD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Leko vs Anand  ½-½272000CorusC42 Petrov Defense
19. Kramnik vs Short 1-0322000CorusD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. Korchnoi vs Adams  ½-½222000CorusE15 Queen's Indian
21. Kasparov vs Van Wely 1-0252000CorusB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. Timman vs P Nikolic  ½-½272000CorusE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
23. Short vs Judit Polgar  1-0402000CorusB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. Piket vs Van Wely ½-½112000CorusD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
25. Morozevich vs Korchnoi ½-½202000CorusC11 French
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