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TOURNAMENT STANDINGS
Dortmund Sparkassen Tournament

Vladimir Kramnik6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Viswanathan Anand5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Vassily Ivanchuk5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Veselin Topalov5/9(+2 -1 =6)[games]
Judit Polgar4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Anatoly Karpov4/9(+1 -2 =6)[games]
Boris Gelfand4/9(+0 -1 =8)[games]
Nigel Short4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Robert Huebner3.5/9(+0 -2 =7)[games]
Artur Yusupov3/9(+1 -4 =4)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Dortmund Sparkassen (1997)

The 25th Dortmund International Chess Tournament held from July 4th to July 13th, 1997 was a Category XVIII event. Ten players, including the reigning FIDE World Champion, competed in a round robin format. The participants were (in order of Elo): Vladimir Kramnik (2770), Vishwanathan Anand (2765), Anatoli Karpov (2745), Veselin Topalov (2745), Vassily Ivanchuk (2725), Boris Gelfand (2695), Judit Polgar (2670), Nigel Short (2660), Artur Yusupov (2640), and local favorite Robert Huebner (2580). Kramnik's third Dortmund win in a row, it was the second time he shared the trophy with no one, scoring 6.5/9 undefeated and winning a full point ahead of second place Anand. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 Kramnik * = 1 = 1 1 = = = 1 6 2 Anand = * 1 0 = = = 1 = 1 5 =3 Ivanchuk 0 0 * = = = 1 1 1 = 5 =3 Topalov = 1 = * 0 = = = = 1 5 5 Polgar 0 = = 1 * = = 1 = 0 4 =6 Karpov 0 = = = = * = 0 = 1 4 =6 Gelfand = = 0 = = = * = = = 4 =6 Short = 0 0 = 0 1 = * 1 = 4 9 Huebner = = 0 = = = = 0 * = 3 10 Yusupov 0 0 = 0 1 0 = = = * 3

Category: XVIII (2700). Chief arbiter: Lothar Schmid

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAb...

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Original collection: Game Collection: Dortmund 1997, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 2 of 2; games 26-45 of 45  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
26. Yusupov vs Huebner  ½-½201997Dortmund SparkassenE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
27. Anand vs Gelfand  ½-½461997Dortmund SparkassenE97 King's Indian
28. Karpov vs Topalov  ½-½361997Dortmund SparkassenA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
29. Ivanchuk vs Short 1-0411997Dortmund SparkassenB40 Sicilian
30. Kramnik vs Judit Polgar 1-0411997Dortmund SparkassenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
31. Topalov vs Anand 1-0421997Dortmund SparkassenB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
32. Huebner vs Ivanchuk 0-1421997Dortmund SparkassenA43 Old Benoni
33. Short vs Karpov 1-0441997Dortmund SparkassenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
34. Gelfand vs Kramnik ½-½321997Dortmund SparkassenD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
35. Judit Polgar vs Yusupov 0-1621997Dortmund SparkassenB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
36. Anand vs Short 1-0481997Dortmund SparkassenC87 Ruy Lopez
37. Yusupov vs Gelfand ½-½781997Dortmund SparkassenE73 King's Indian
38. Kramnik vs Topalov ½-½361997Dortmund SparkassenE97 King's Indian
39. Ivanchuk vs Karpov ½-½321997Dortmund SparkassenB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
40. Huebner vs Judit Polgar  ½-½481997Dortmund SparkassenA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
41. Short vs Kramnik  ½-½261997Dortmund SparkassenB33 Sicilian
42. Topalov vs Yusupov  1-0751997Dortmund SparkassenC18 French, Winawer
43. Karpov vs Anand ½-½321997Dortmund SparkassenD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
44. Judit Polgar vs Ivanchuk ½-½371997Dortmund SparkassenC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
45. Gelfand vs Huebner  ½-½281997Dortmund SparkassenD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
 page 2 of 2; games 26-45 of 45  PGN Download
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