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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: Thomas Luther

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Luther vs Efimenko  1-0332001European ChampionshipB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
2. T Luther vs M Gurevich  ½-½332001European ChampionshipC10 French
3. J Polgar vs T Luther 0-1752001European ChampionshipC11 French
4. T Luther vs Sakaev  ½-½152001European ChampionshipB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
5. Vaganian vs T Luther  ½-½1012001European ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
6. Z Almasi vs T Luther  ½-½152001European ChampionshipC11 French
7. T Luther vs A Lastin  ½-½182001European ChampionshipC18 French, Winawer
8. Zvjaginsev vs T Luther  ½-½432001European ChampionshipA30 English, Symmetrical
9. T Luther vs P Tregubov  1-0482001European ChampionshipB32 Sicilian
10. T Luther vs A Graf  ½-½582001European ChampionshipC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
11. Macieja vs T Luther  ½-½82001European ChampionshipD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
12. T Luther vs P Nikolic  ½-½102001European ChampionshipC01 French, Exchange
13. Movsesian vs T Luther  ½-½102001European ChampionshipA06 Reti Opening
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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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