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🏆 Hunguest Hotels Super Chess Tournament (2003)

Player: Zoltan Almasi

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gelfand vs Z Almasi  ½-½352003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentE15 Queen's Indian
2. Z Almasi vs Korchnoi ½-½282003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
3. J Polgar vs Z Almasi 1-0792003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
4. Acs vs Z Almasi  ½-½262003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB44 Sicilian
5. Z Almasi vs C Lutz  ½-½292003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. Leko vs Z Almasi  ½-½522003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentC18 French, Winawer
7. Z Almasi vs Movsesian 0-1402003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
8. F Berkes vs Z Almasi  1-0612003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentA15 English
9. Z Almasi vs Short ½-½92003Hunguest Hotels Super Chess TournamentC49 Four Knights
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Almasi wins | Almasi loses  

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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