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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: Viktor Korchnoi

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gelfand vs Korchnoi  ½-½311996GroningenA28 English
2. Van Wely vs Korchnoi  1-0631996GroningenE17 Queen's Indian
3. Korchnoi vs Short 0-1381996GroningenA13 English
4. Svidler vs Korchnoi 1-0391996GroningenC08 French, Tarrasch, Open, 4.ed ed
5. Korchnoi vs I Sokolov  0-1351996GroningenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. Leko vs Korchnoi  ½-½541996GroningenC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
7. Korchnoi vs Shirov 0-1421996GroningenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. Timman vs Korchnoi  ½-½441996GroningenC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
9. Korchnoi vs Akopian 1-0641996GroningenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
10. Onischuk vs Korchnoi  0-1411996GroningenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
11. Korchnoi vs J M Hodgson  1-0501996GroningenA21 English
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Kibitzer's Corner
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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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