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Hoogovens Group A Tournament

John Nunn8.5/13(+5 -1 =7)[games]
Michael Adams8/13(+5 -2 =6)[games]
Alexander Chernin8/13(+3 -0 =10)[games]
Alexander Khalifman8/13(+4 -1 =8)[games]
Curt Hansen8/13(+5 -2 =6)[games]
Jeroen Piket7.5/13(+4 -2 =7)[games]
Valery Salov7.5/13(+4 -2 =7)[games]
Yasser Seirawan7.5/13(+4 -2 =7)[games]
John van der Wiel5.5/13(+1 -3 =9)[games]
Joel Lautier5/13(+1 -4 =8)[games]
John Fedorowicz5/13(+2 -5 =6)[games]
Zdenko Kozul5/13(+2 -5 =6)[games]
Ivan Sokolov4.5/13(+1 -5 =7)[games]
Helgi Olafsson3/13(+1 -8 =4)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Hoogovens Group A (1991)

The 53rd Hoogovens tournament was held at the De Moriaan centre in Wijk aan Zee, the Netherlands, from 18 January to 3 February 1991. Rest days: 21, 24, 28 January and 2 February. Tournament category: XIV (2585). First prize: 14,000 Dutch guilders. Chief arbiter: Thomas van Beekum (replacing Constant Orbaan, who had passed away in December). Round 1 started at 1:30 pm, with free entrance for spectators.

John Nunn, the oldest player, won again with 8.5/13.

Age Elo* 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 1 Nunn 35 2600 * ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 1 1 1 8˝ =2 Adams 19 2600 ˝ * ˝ ˝ 1 0 1 ˝ 1 1 ˝ 1 0 ˝ 8 =2 Chernin 30 2610 ˝ ˝ * ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ ˝ 1 1 ˝ 8 =2 Khalifman 25 2640 ˝ ˝ ˝ * 0 ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ 1 1 8 =2 Hansen 26 2565 0 0 ˝ 1 * ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ 1 ˝ 1 1 8 =6 Piket 22 2550 ˝ 1 ˝ ˝ ˝ * 1 1 ˝ ˝ 0 0 ˝ 1 7˝ =6 Salov 26 2645 1 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ 0 * ˝ ˝ 1 ˝ 1 1 ˝ 7˝ =6 Seirawan 30 2595 ˝ ˝ ˝ 0 ˝ 0 ˝ * ˝ 1 1 1 ˝ 1 7˝ 9 Van der Wiel 31 2530 ˝ 0 0 ˝ 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ * ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ 1 5˝ =10 Lautier 17 2550 ˝ 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ 0 0 ˝ * 1 ˝ ˝ 0 5 =10 Fedorowicz 32 2555 0 ˝ ˝ 0 0 1 ˝ 0 ˝ 0 * ˝ ˝ 1 5 =10 Kozul 24 2580 0 0 0 ˝ ˝ 1 0 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ * ˝ 1 5 13 Sokolov 22 2570 0 1 0 0 0 ˝ 0 ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ ˝ * ˝ 4˝ 14 Ólafsson 34 2595 0 ˝ ˝ 0 0 0 ˝ 0 0 1 0 0 ˝ * 3

Hoogovens Group B (1991) was won by Alfonso Romero Holmes with 8/11. Wijk aan Zee also hosted the Korchnoi - Sax Candidates Eighthfinal (1991) and Yusupov - Dolmatov Candidates Eighthfinal (1991), which both started on 23 January.

Pairings: https://web.archive.org/web/2019050...
PGN Mentor: http://www.pgnmentor.com/events/Wij...
Jaque 302, pp. 162-175: http://www.bartelski.pl/olimpbase/l...
*FIDE rating list January 1991: https://www.olimpbase.org/Elo/Elo19...
Interview with Thomas van Beekum: https://pijpersh.home.xs4all.nl/ind...
Tidskrift för Schack, 1991/2, pp. 78-81: https://tfsarkiv.schack.se/pdf/1991...
De Telegraaf, 17 January 1991, p. T28: https://www.delpher.nl/nl/kranten/v...
De Volkskrant, 21 January 1991, p. 18: https://www.delpher.nl/nl/kranten/v...
Algemeen Dagblad, 28 January 1991, p. 20: https://www.delpher.nl/nl/kranten/v...
Algemeen Dagblad, 4 February 1991, p. 19: https://www.delpher.nl/nl/kranten/v...
Margeir Petursson in Morgunblađiđ, 29 January 1991, p. 44: https://timarit.is/page/1737474#pub...

Next: Hoogovens Group A (1992)

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 91  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Adams vs Van der Wiel  1-0411991Hoogovens Group AB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
2. Z Kozul vs Nunn 0-1371991Hoogovens Group AE77 King's Indian
3. H Olafsson vs Lautier  1-0291991Hoogovens Group AE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
4. Piket vs Khalifman  ½-½351991Hoogovens Group AE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
5. Chernin vs C Hansen  ½-½271991Hoogovens Group AD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Seirawan vs I Sokolov  ½-½321991Hoogovens Group AD85 Grunfeld
7. Fedorowicz vs Salov  ½-½551991Hoogovens Group AB32 Sicilian
8. Nunn vs Fedorowicz 1-0241991Hoogovens Group AB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
9. Chernin vs Seirawan  ½-½251991Hoogovens Group AD21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
10. Lautier vs Adams 0-1411991Hoogovens Group AE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
11. C Hansen vs Khalifman  1-0461991Hoogovens Group AA16 English
12. I Sokolov vs H Olafsson  ½-½441991Hoogovens Group AD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
13. Van der Wiel vs Z Kozul ½-½641991Hoogovens Group AB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
14. Salov vs Piket  0-1401991Hoogovens Group AE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
15. Z Kozul vs Lautier  ½-½901991Hoogovens Group AE12 Queen's Indian
16. Seirawan vs C Hansen  ½-½291991Hoogovens Group AD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. H Olafsson vs Chernin  ½-½151991Hoogovens Group AD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
18. Piket vs Nunn  ½-½201991Hoogovens Group AE97 King's Indian
19. Khalifman vs Salov  ½-½291991Hoogovens Group AD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. Adams vs I Sokolov 0-1401991Hoogovens Group AC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
21. Fedorowicz vs Van der Wiel  ½-½621991Hoogovens Group AE17 Queen's Indian
22. Van der Wiel vs Piket  ½-½191991Hoogovens Group AC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
23. Lautier vs Fedorowicz  1-0491991Hoogovens Group AE98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
24. Seirawan vs H Olafsson 1-0411991Hoogovens Group AD85 Grunfeld
25. C Hansen vs Salov  ½-½231991Hoogovens Group AD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 91  PGN Download
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