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🏆 European Championship (2001) Chess Event Description
The 2nd European Championship was a 13-round Swiss tournament held in Ohrid, Macedonia, 1-15 June 2001, with a rest day on 8 June, and a day for playoffs on 15 June. No less than 142 GMs (of which 40 were rated >2600), 38 IMs, 14 FMs and 9 other players participated. The players were obligated to stay in Hotel Desaret. The top 46 players would qualify for the World Championship knockout tournament in Moscow in November. FIDE's new and faster time control was used: 75 minutes for the first 40 moves, 15 mo ... [more]

Player: Loek van Wely

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Van Wely vs S Guliev 1-0242001European ChampionshipA81 Dutch
2. Neverov vs Van Wely  ½-½252001European ChampionshipE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
3. Van Wely vs A Sokolov  ½-½242001European ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
4. Minasian vs Van Wely  0-1472001European ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
5. Van Wely vs A Anastasian 1-0212001European ChampionshipD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. B Avrukh vs Van Wely  ½-½762001European ChampionshipD85 Grunfeld
7. Van Wely vs V Iordachescu  1-0332001European ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
8. Aseev vs Van Wely 0-1352001European ChampionshipD85 Grunfeld
9. Van Wely vs Timoshenko  ½-½272001European ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
10. Vaganian vs Van Wely  ½-½102001European ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
11. Van Wely vs Sutovsky ½-½412001European ChampionshipD85 Grunfeld
12. J Polgar vs Van Wely  ½-½152001European ChampionshipC10 French
13. Van Wely vs Azmaiparashvili  0-1632001European ChampionshipD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
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  Tabanus: <No less than 142 GMs> Is this the record high number of GMs in a Swiss tournament?

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