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🏆 Pivdenny Bank Chess Cup (2008)

Player: Pavel Tregubov

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Tregubov vs Beim  1-0532008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupA81 Dutch
2. Ponomariov vs P Tregubov ½-½492008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupA58 Benko Gambit
3. P Tregubov vs Korchnoi  ½-½432008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
4. Karpov vs P Tregubov 0-1542008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupA37 English, Symmetrical
5. P Tregubov vs Gelfand  0-1322008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. P Tregubov vs Karpov  ½-½332008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. Korchnoi vs P Tregubov  ½-½442008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupA30 English, Symmetrical
8. Gelfand vs P Tregubov  ½-½362008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupA04 Reti Opening
9. P Tregubov vs Golubev 1-0172008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupE70 King's Indian
10. Y Drozdovskij vs P Tregubov  ½-½232008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupA57 Benko Gambit
11. P Tregubov vs Y Drozdovskij 1-0252008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
12. Golubev vs P Tregubov  1-0492008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupB33 Sicilian
13. Beim vs P Tregubov  0-1652008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupA04 Reti Opening
14. P Tregubov vs Ponomariov 1-0302008Pivdenny Bank Chess CupD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-01-08  dx9293: Karpov still finished +3 at age 57...
Jun-01-08  Dr. Funkenstein: What were the time controls for this tournament?
Jun-01-08  pawnofdoom: Wow there were four people with +4, one with +3, two with -6, and one with -7, and nothing in between. Since when does that ever happen in a chess tournament?
Jun-01-08  suenteus po 147: <Dr. Funkenstein: What were the time controls for this tournament?> I believe this is traditionally a rapid tournament.
Jun-02-08  percyblakeney: The field was a bit weaker than in last year's event, where Ivanchuk won ahead of Grischuk, Radjabov and Shirov:

Pivdenny Bank Chess Cup (2007)

Jun-02-08  mckmck: Anatoli Karpov performance is Unbelievable.
Jun-02-08  percyblakeney: <Anatoli Karpov performance is Unbelievable>

It sure wasn't bad (2686 performance), even if he was ranked third in the field and is at his best in rapid chess nowadays.

On the whole the bottom three were different class, and that's where the top players picked points, for example Ponomariov went +6 in his 6 games against Golubev, Beim and Korchnoi.

The biggest surprise was maybe the top two, Tregubov and Drozdovskij, the latter being rated below Korchnoi.

Jun-04-08  wallytherhino: 4-way tie is pretty crazy. The games were very interesting for this tournament!
May-30-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  Fusilli: Did Karpov and Korchnoi shake hands in their games? Did they ever shake hands again after their acrimonious world championship matches?

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