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🏆 European Championship (2001)

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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: Ruslan Ponomariov

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Aronian vs Ponomariov  ½-½252001European ChampionshipB07 Pirc
2. Ponomariov vs Blehm  ½-½192001European ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
3. N Sulava vs Ponomariov  0-1852001European ChampionshipE97 King's Indian
4. Ponomariov vs Neverov  ½-½372001European ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
5. S Volkov vs Ponomariov  0-1432001European ChampionshipD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
6. Ponomariov vs Psakhis  1-0502001European ChampionshipC11 French
7. Macieja vs Ponomariov  ½-½192001European ChampionshipB07 Pirc
8. Ponomariov vs Motylev  ½-½192001European ChampionshipC42 Petrov Defense
9. Lputian vs Ponomariov  ½-½172001European ChampionshipD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
10. Ponomariov vs A Greenfeld 1-0312001European ChampionshipC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
11. Aseev vs Ponomariov 0-1632001European ChampionshipA58 Benko Gambit
12. Ponomariov vs Milov 1-0282001European ChampionshipB61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
13. Ponomariov vs Sutovsky  ½-½242001European ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-14-21
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: <No less than 142 GMs> Is this the record high number of GMs in a Swiss tournament?

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