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🏆 Groningen (1996) Chess Event Description
So what does an International Grandmaster do to get into shape for New Year's Eve? These guys chose to spend a couple of weeks at Groningen in the Netherlands trying to score points in a little Category 16 tournament (average rating 2634): ... [more]

Player: Nigel Short

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J M Hodgson vs Short 0-1481996GroningenC02 French, Advance
2. Short vs Gelfand  ½-½251996GroningenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. Korchnoi vs Short 0-1381996GroningenA13 English
4. Van Wely vs Short  ½-½461996GroningenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. Short vs Svidler  ½-½201996GroningenB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
6. I Sokolov vs Short 0-1321996GroningenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. Short vs Leko  ½-½431996GroningenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
8. Shirov vs Short 1-0421996GroningenC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
9. Short vs Timman 1-0441996GroningenC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
10. Akopian vs Short  ½-½301996GroningenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. Short vs Onischuk  ½-½121996GroningenC28 Vienna Game
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  Sally Simpson: Must be some kind of a record here. Forget Avro 1938, look at this line up.

No World Champions took part but five of the players taking part all lost World Championship matches.

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