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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: Francisco Vallejo Pons

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Vallejo Pons vs A Khruschiov  1-0232001European ChampionshipC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
2. Rublevsky vs F Vallejo Pons  ½-½692001European ChampionshipC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
3. F Vallejo Pons vs V Akopian  ½-½202001European ChampionshipB01 Scandinavian
4. Azmaiparashvili vs F Vallejo Pons  0-1422001European ChampionshipA20 English
5. F Vallejo Pons vs Macieja  ½-½202001European ChampionshipB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
6. A Aleksandrov vs F Vallejo Pons  ½-½702001European ChampionshipD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
7. F Vallejo Pons vs Tiviakov  ½-½492001European ChampionshipA20 English
8. Z Sturua vs F Vallejo Pons  0-1342001European ChampionshipD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
9. F Vallejo Pons vs Sutovsky  0-1402001European ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
10. Zvjaginsev vs F Vallejo Pons  ½-½272001European ChampionshipD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. F Vallejo Pons vs Z Kozul 1-0402001European ChampionshipB32 Sicilian
12. 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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