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Corus Group B Tournament

Michal Krasenkow8/11(+5 -0 =6)[games]
Friso Nijboer7/11(+4 -1 =6)[games]
Ivan Sokolov7/11(+4 -1 =6)[games]
Pavel Tregubov6.5/11(+5 -3 =3)[games]
John van der Wiel6/11(+2 -1 =8)[games]
Harmen Jonkman6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Antoaneta Stefanova5.5/11(+2 -2 =7)[games]
Yu Shaoteng5.5/11(+2 -2 =7)[games]
Frans Andre Cuijpers4/11(+2 -5 =4)[games]
Zhaoqin Peng4/11(+2 -5 =4)[games]
Almira Skripchenko3.5/11(+1 -5 =5)[games]
Jan Werle3/11(+1 -6 =4)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Corus Group B (2002)

Played in the De Moriaan community centre, Wijk aan Zee, the Netherlands from January 15 (Round 1) to January 27 (Round 11), with rest days on January 18 and 23. In addition to teenager Werle and the other IM's and GM's, there were three female players: Stefanova, Zhaoqin Peng, and Skripchenko. The event was won by Krasenkow with 8/11. Krasenkow had a 2702 rating only a few years earlier. He had been one of the world's top 10 players and a FIDE World Championship quarterfinalist, but he was now second seed behind Sokolov. The quiet-spoken Russian émigré went from a high of 2731 into a freefall with a drop to 2573 and obscurity by the July 2001 list. He had played well in late 2001, however, and with this win he got another crack at the elite, as his victory guaranteed him an automatic placing in next year’s Group A.

Wijk aan Zee, The Netherlands, 15-27 January 2001

Age Elo 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 1 Krasenkow 38 2632 * ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ 1 1 1 1 8 =2 Nijboer 36 2574 ˝ * ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ 1 ˝ 0 1 1 7 =2 Sokolov 33 2659 ˝ ˝ * 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 1 1 1 7 4 Tregubov 30 2626 ˝ ˝ 1 * 1 0 0 0 1 1 ˝ 1 6˝ =5 Van der Wiel 42 2501 ˝ ˝ ˝ 0 * 1 ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ ˝ 6 =5 Jonkman 26 2498 ˝ 0 ˝ 1 0 * ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ 1 6 =7 Stefanova 22 2451 0 ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ ˝ * 1 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ 5˝ =7 Yu Shaoteng 22 2522 ˝ 0 ˝ 1 ˝ ˝ 0 * 1 ˝ ˝ ˝ 5˝ =9 Cuijpers 39 2458 0 ˝ 0 0 ˝ ˝ 1 0 * ˝ 1 0 4 =9 Zhaoqin Peng 33 2460 0 1 0 0 0 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ * 1 ˝ 4 11 Skripchenko 25 2498 0 0 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ 0 0 * 1 3˝ 12 Werle 18 2481 0 0 0 0 ˝ 0 ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ 0 * 3

Category: XII (2530). Krasenkow qualified for Corus Group A (2003)

Wikipedia article: Tata Steel Chess Tournament#2002
TWIC #377 (http://theweekinchess.com/html/twic...)
Chess.gr website (http://www.chess.gr/tourn/2002/coru...)
Szachowa Vistula website (http://szachowavistula.pl/vistula/w...)
John B Henderson in The Scotsman, January 2002 (http://www.scrkuppenheim.de/heco/ar...)

Previous edition: Corus Group B (2001). Next: Corus Group B (2003). See also Corus Group A (2002) and Corus Invitation Tens (2002).

Original collections: Game Collection: 2002 Corus (group B) by User: gauer and Game Collection: Corus Group B 2002 by User: Tabanus. Round dates are from Leidsch Dagblad.

 page 2 of 3; games 26-50 of 66  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
26. A Skripchenko vs Nijboer  0-1782002Corus Group BB23 Sicilian, Closed
27. J Werle vs P Tregubov  0-1412002Corus Group BA04 Reti Opening
28. Yu Shaoteng vs F A Cuijpers  1-0252002Corus Group BB07 Pirc
29. Zhaoqin Peng vs Krasenkow  0-1392002Corus Group BB08 Pirc, Classical
30. Van der Wiel vs Jonkman  1-0342002Corus Group BC45 Scotch Game
31. F A Cuijpers vs Zhaoqin Peng  ½-½222002Corus Group BB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
32. P Tregubov vs A Skripchenko  ½-½202002Corus Group BD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
33. Nijboer vs Yu Shaoteng  1-0412002Corus Group BC10 French
34. Krasenkow vs A Stefanova  1-0502002Corus Group BD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
35. Jonkman vs I Sokolov  ½-½452002Corus Group BC49 Four Knights
36. Van der Wiel vs J Werle  ½-½402002Corus Group BC05 French, Tarrasch
37. A Skripchenko vs Van der Wiel  ½-½192002Corus Group BB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
38. A Stefanova vs F A Cuijpers  0-1392002Corus Group BA06 Reti Opening
39. Zhaoqin Peng vs Nijboer  1-0272002Corus Group BD87 Grunfeld, Exchange
40. I Sokolov vs Krasenkow ½-½602002Corus Group BD70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
41. Yu Shaoteng vs P Tregubov  1-0282002Corus Group BB25 Sicilian, Closed
42. J Werle vs Jonkman  0-1392002Corus Group BD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
43. J Werle vs A Skripchenko  0-1242002Corus Group BD29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
44. F A Cuijpers vs I Sokolov 0-1332002Corus Group BC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
45. Jonkman vs Krasenkow  ½-½462002Corus Group BC46 Three Knights
46. Nijboer vs A Stefanova  ½-½312002Corus Group BC78 Ruy Lopez
47. Van der Wiel vs Yu Shaoteng  ½-½382002Corus Group BC14 French, Classical
48. P Tregubov vs Zhaoqin Peng  1-0282002Corus Group BD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
49. Yu Shaoteng vs J Werle  ½-½752002Corus Group BC07 French, Tarrasch
50. Zhaoqin Peng vs Van der Wiel  0-1602002Corus Group BE17 Queen's Indian
 page 2 of 3; games 26-50 of 66  PGN Download
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