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🏆 Hunguest Hotels Super Chess Tournament (2003)

Player: Boris Gelfand

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gelfand vs Z Almasi  ½-½352003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentE15 Queen's Indian
2. C Lutz vs Gelfand ½-½282003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
3. Gelfand vs Leko  ½-½292003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB30 Sicilian
4. Movsesian vs Gelfand  ½-½422003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
5. Gelfand vs F Berkes  ½-½292003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentE15 Queen's Indian
6. Short vs Gelfand 1-0522003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
7. Gelfand vs Acs  1-0292003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. Gelfand vs Korchnoi  ½-½282003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentE00 Queen's Pawn Game
9. J Polgar vs Gelfand ½-½292003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB33 Sicilian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-14-04  HungerIam: Short is back.
He won Istanbul above, vs Polgar, Leko, Gelfand.
He won GBR title.
He won Gibraltar Masters.
He is winning everything in which he participates.
He is doing s by playing spectacular chess!
Nigel is back with a vengeange.
Mar-24-09  Udit Narayan: I wonder why this tournament didn't get more media attention with its star-studded roster?
Mar-24-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  paulalbert: As I remember it, it did get reasonable attention in chess publications when it was played in 2003, particularly Judit Polgar's spectacular sacrificial attack winning against Berkes.

Paul Albert

Mar-24-09  Jim Bartle: Thanks for noting the Polgar-Berkes game. Great stuff.
Dec-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: "About my brother Zoltan, for instance, who just as in Roquebrune was tortured by sore eyes and whose bad result can largely be blamed on this handicap. Sometimes he could not even see half the board."

- IM Istvan Almasi

Source: NICM 2003 4

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