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TOURNAMENT STANDINGS
13th Amber Rapid Tournament

Viswanathan Anand7.5/11(+5 -1 =5)[games]
Evgeny Bareev7/11(+5 -2 =4)[games]
Vladimir Kramnik6.5/11(+5 -3 =3)[games]
Alexander Morozevich6/11(+5 -4 =2)[games]
Peter Leko6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Peter Svidler6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Vassily Ivanchuk6/11(+6 -5 =0)[games]
Veselin Topalov5.5/11(+4 -4 =3)[games]
Boris Gelfand5.5/11(+4 -4 =3)[games]
Alexey Shirov4.5/11(+3 -5 =3)[games]
Loek van Wely4/11(+3 -6 =2)[games]
Francisco Vallejo Pons1.5/11(+1 -9 =1)[games]

 page 3 of 3; games 51-66 of 66  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
51. Gelfand vs F Vallejo Pons  1-041200413th Amber RapidD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
52. Kramnik vs Bareev 0-177200413th Amber RapidC10 French
53. Morozevich vs Topalov 1-032200413th Amber RapidB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
54. Leko vs Svidler  ½-½36200413th Amber RapidC41 Philidor Defense
55. Svidler vs Kramnik 1-061200413th Amber RapidC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
56. Bareev vs Morozevich  1-053200413th Amber RapidD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
57. Topalov vs Leko 1-050200413th Amber RapidB33 Sicilian
58. F Vallejo Pons vs Shirov  0-145200413th Amber RapidD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
59. Anand vs Ivanchuk 1-047200413th Amber RapidC11 French
60. Van Wely vs Gelfand  0-164200413th Amber RapidE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
61. Ivanchuk vs F Vallejo Pons 1-096200413th Amber RapidC11 French
62. Leko vs Bareev  ½-½18200413th Amber RapidC11 French
63. Shirov vs Van Wely  0-149200413th Amber RapidB33 Sicilian
64. Kramnik vs Topalov 1-030200413th Amber RapidC78 Ruy Lopez
65. Gelfand vs Anand  ½-½29200413th Amber RapidE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
66. Morozevich vs Svidler  1-044200413th Amber RapidB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
 page 3 of 3; games 51-66 of 66  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-31-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  chessgames.com: We now have the games (so far) at the
Blindfold/Rapid Amber tournament in Monaco. We'll be posting new games as they become available.

Above are only the rapid games; also see:
13th Amber Blindfold (2004)

Mar-31-04  Taidanii: I'm very pleased to see Anand at the top of this tournament as well.
Mar-31-04  ruylopez900: Here's to Anand defending his "title" as Rapid Champion!
Apr-01-04  alfredazzopardi: I am certainly not a 'rapid' chess player and it is quite astonishing to realise that a player of the caliber of Anand is indeed the leading rapid player of the world. He deserves it and it is a joy to go thru his games. I am sure he is the admiration of a lot of chess players in the whole world.
Apr-01-04  ruylopez900: Isn't Anand nicknamed "the Lightning Kid" or something similar?
Apr-01-04  square dance: looks like kramnik and moro tied for first. is there any tie-breaker? poor vallejo only scored 3.5/22!
Apr-01-04  itamar01: this is my best site of study of chess, congratulations for all!!
Apr-02-04  jpunzal: Yes, Anand was nicknamed the lightning kid because he normally doesn't consume much of his time during tournaments. I would like to see Anand and Kasparov play in a rapid competition.
Apr-03-04  refutor: vallejo pons last in the blindfold and rapid sections...he scored more points in linares than here (21st Linares (2004)/Francisco Vallejo Pons) ...maybe it's time to mix up linares a little bit ;)
Jul-10-06  iCatcher: i want to beat everyone here!

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