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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: Konstantin Sakaev

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Rabiega vs Sakaev  0-1412001European ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
2. Sakaev vs Vaisser  1-0382001European ChampionshipA90 Dutch
3. Sakaev vs K Hulak  ½-½132001European ChampionshipE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
4. T Luther vs Sakaev  ½-½152001European ChampionshipB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
5. Sakaev vs V Nevednichy  1-0562001European ChampionshipB07 Pirc
6. V Iordachescu vs Sakaev  ½-½142001European ChampionshipC14 French, Classical
7. Sakaev vs Galego  ½-½612001European ChampionshipA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
8. B Avrukh vs Sakaev  ½-½112001European ChampionshipE46 Nimzo-Indian
9. Sakaev vs Delchev 1-0102001European ChampionshipA46 Queen's Pawn Game
10. Timoshenko vs Sakaev  ½-½102001European ChampionshipD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
11. Sakaev vs A Anastasian  ½-½232001European ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
12. Sutovsky vs Sakaev 1-0632001European ChampionshipC14 French, Classical
13. Sakaev vs F Vallejo Pons  ½-½122001European ChampionshipD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
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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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