In May of 2000 the Bosnian city of Sarajevo held its 30th Jubilee international chess tournament. Twelve top grandmasters, including the World Champion, participated in the round robin event, including (in order of Elo): Garry Kasparov (2851), Alexey Shirov (2751), Alexander Morozevich (2748), Michael Adams (2715), Evgeny Bareev (2709), Veselin Topalov (2702), Nigel Short (2683), Mikhail Gurevich (2680), Sergei Movsesian (2668), Kiril Georgiev (2667), Ivan Sokolov (2637), and Etienne Bacrot (2594). Kasparov won his second consecutive Sarajevo tournament, undefeated with 8.5/11, earning wins against half the field. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:
Original collection: Game Collection: Sarajevo 2000, by User: suenteus po 147.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2
01 Kasparov * = = = = 1 1 1 = 1 1 1 8½
02 Shirov = * = = 1 1 = 0 1 1 1 1 8
03 Adams = = * 1 1 = 1 = = = 1 1 8
04 Morozevich = = 0 * = = 1 0 = 1 1 = 6
05 Topalov = 0 0 = * = = = 1 = 1 1 6
06 Bareev 0 0 = = = * = = 1 1 = 1 6
07 Sokolov 0 = 0 0 = = * 1 = = = = 4½
08 Movsesian 0 1 = 1 = = 0 * = 0 0 0 4
09 Short = 0 = = 0 0 = = * = = = 4
10 Georgiev 0 0 = 0 = 0 = 1 = * = = 4
11 Gurevich 0 0 0 0 0 = = 1 = = * 1 4
12 Bacrot 0 0 0 = 0 0 = 1 = = 0 * 3
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|1. I Sokolov vs Bareev
||½-½||30||2000||Sarajevo||A57 Benko Gambit|
|2. Short vs Topalov
|3. Shirov vs Adams
|| ||½-½||40||2000||Sarajevo||C42 Petrov Defense|
|4. Morozevich vs M Gurevich
|| ||1-0||27||2000||Sarajevo||B07 Pirc|
|5. Kasparov vs Bacrot
||1-0||39||2000||Sarajevo||C45 Scotch Game|
|6. Kiril D Georgiev vs Movsesian
|| ||1-0||70||2000||Sarajevo||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|7. Topalov vs Morozevich
|8. I Sokolov vs Short
|| ||½-½||19||2000||Sarajevo||D35 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|9. M Gurevich vs Shirov
||0-1||58||2000||Sarajevo||A29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto|
|10. Bareev vs Movsesian
|| ||½-½||23||2000||Sarajevo||A37 English, Symmetrical|
|11. Bacrot vs Kiril D Georgiev
|| ||½-½||37||2000||Sarajevo||E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights|
|12. Adams vs Kasparov
||½-½||47||2000||Sarajevo||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|13. Shirov vs Topalov
|14. Short vs Bareev
|15. Movsesian vs Bacrot
|| ||0-1||61||2000||Sarajevo||C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|16. Kasparov vs M Gurevich
|17. Kiril D Georgiev vs Adams
|| ||½-½||22||2000||Sarajevo||E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation|
|18. Morozevich vs I Sokolov
||1-0||38||2000||Sarajevo||C34 King's Gambit Accepted|
|19. Short vs Morozevich
|| ||½-½||22||2000||Sarajevo||C01 French, Exchange|
|20. Topalov vs Kasparov
||½-½||19||2000||Sarajevo||D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|21. I Sokolov vs Shirov
|| ||½-½||27||2000||Sarajevo||D18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch|
|22. M Gurevich vs Kiril D Georgiev
|| ||½-½||62||2000||Sarajevo||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|23. Bareev vs Bacrot
||1-0||38||2000||Sarajevo||A29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto|
|24. Adams vs Movsesian
|| ||½-½||41||2000||Sarajevo||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|25. Morozevich vs Bareev
||½-½||30||2000||Sarajevo||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
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