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🏆 Groningen (1996)

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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: Boris Gelfand

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gelfand vs Korchnoi  ½-½311996GroningenA28 English
2. Short vs Gelfand  ½-½251996GroningenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. Gelfand vs Svidler 1-0241996GroningenE73 King's Indian
4. I Sokolov vs Gelfand  ½-½441996GroningenE97 King's Indian
5. Gelfand vs Leko  ½-½211996GroningenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
6. Shirov vs Gelfand  ½-½251996GroningenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. Gelfand vs Timman  ½-½601996GroningenE12 Queen's Indian
8. Akopian vs Gelfand  ½-½331996GroningenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
9. Gelfand vs Onischuk  ½-½271996GroningenC55 Two Knights Defense
10. J M Hodgson vs Gelfand  0-1891996GroningenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Gelfand vs Van Wely  ½-½281996GroningenE73 King's Indian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-04-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  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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