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: Alexander Graf
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|1. V Burmakin vs A Graf
|| ||1-0||32||2001||European Championship||E06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3|
|2. A Graf vs M Godena
|| ||1-0||33||2001||European Championship||D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|3. I Miladinovic vs A Graf
||0-1||129||2001||European Championship||E20 Nimzo-Indian|
|4. A Graf vs Vaisser
|| ||1-0||35||2001||European Championship||A57 Benko Gambit|
|5. A Greenfeld vs A Graf
|| ||½-½||103||2001||European Championship||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|6. A Graf vs Stefansson
|| ||1-0||34||2001||European Championship||E51 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3|
|7. Motylev vs A Graf
|| ||½-½||17||2001||European Championship||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|8. A Graf vs Macieja
|| ||½-½||22||2001||European Championship||D87 Grunfeld, Exchange|
|9. A Graf vs Milov
|| ||½-½||34||2001||European Championship||E51 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3|
|10. T Luther vs A Graf
|| ||½-½||58||2001||European Championship||C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin|
|11. A Graf vs S Sulskis
|| ||½-½||70||2001||European Championship||E55 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation|
|12. G Kacheishvili vs A Graf
|| ||0-1||44||2001||European Championship||E14 Queen's Indian|
|13. A Graf vs J Polgar
|| ||½-½||38||2001||European Championship||E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System|
|Mar-14-21|| ||Tabanus: <No less than 142 GMs> Is this the record high number of GMs in a Swiss tournament?|
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