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Wijk aan Zee Corus Tournament

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

Chessgames.com Historical Chess Event
Wijk aan Zee 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:

01 Kasparov 9.5/13 * = = = 1 = = 1 1 = 1 1 = 1 02 Kramnik 8.0/13 = * = = = 1 = = = 1 = = 1 = 03 Leko 8.0/13 = = * = = = = = 1 = = 1 1 = 04 Anand 8.0/13 = = = * = = = = 1 = = 1 1 = 05 Morozevich 7.5/13 0 = = = * = = 0 1 = 1 = 1 1 06 Adams 7.0/13 = 0 = = = * = 1 0 1 = = = 1 07 Piket 6.5/13 = = = = = = * 1 0 1 0 0 1 = 08 Timman 6.5/13 0 = = = 1 0 0 * = = = = 1 1 09 Nikolic 6.0/13 0 = 0 0 0 1 1 = * = = 1 = = 10 Short 5.5/13 = 0 = = = 0 0 = = * 1 = = = 11 Polgar 5.0/13 0 = = = 0 = 1 = = 0 * = 0 = 12 Korchnoi 5.0/13 0 = 0 0 = = 1 = 0 = = * 0 1 13 Lputian 4.5/13 = 0 0 0 0 = 0 0 = = 1 1 * = 14 Van Wely 4.0/13 0 = = = 0 0 = 0 = = = 0 = *

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 Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Korchnoi vs Kasparov 0-154 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusD85 Grunfeld
2. Timman vs Anand ½-½42 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
3. Judit Polgar vs Van Wely  ½-½42 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
4. P Nikolic vs Short  ½-½35 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
5. Lputian vs Piket  0-146 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusE97 King's Indian
6. Leko vs Morozevich  ½-½31 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusB32 Sicilian
7. Kramnik vs Adams 1-049 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusE15 Queen's Indian
8. Van Wely vs Korchnoi 0-155 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
9. Short vs Leko  ½-½41 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusB24 Sicilian, Closed
10. Piket vs Kasparov ½-½41 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusD97 Grunfeld, Russian
11. Morozevich vs Kramnik  ½-½16 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusC42 Petrov Defense
12. Lputian vs Timman 0-161 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusA34 English, Symmetrical
13. Anand vs P Nikolic 1-040 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusA90 Dutch
14. Adams vs Judit Polgar  ½-½27 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
15. Timman vs Piket 0-128 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusA50 Queen's Pawn Game
16. Judit Polgar vs Morozevich 0-136 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusC11 French
17. P Nikolic vs Lputian  ½-½40 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Leko vs Anand  ½-½27 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusC42 Petrov Defense
19. Kramnik vs Short 1-032 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. Korchnoi vs Adams  ½-½22 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusE15 Queen's Indian
21. Kasparov vs Van Wely 1-025 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. Timman vs P Nikolic  ½-½27 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
23. Short vs Judit Polgar  1-040 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. Piket vs Van Wely ½-½11 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
25. Morozevich vs Korchnoi ½-½20 2000 Wijk aan Zee CorusC11 French
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