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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: Alexander Onischuk

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Onischuk vs Svidler  ½-½751996GroningenB57 Sicilian
2. I Sokolov vs Onischuk  ½-½491996GroningenA81 Dutch
3. Onischuk vs Leko  ½-½261996GroningenA37 English, Symmetrical
4. Shirov vs Onischuk  ½-½441996GroningenC78 Ruy Lopez
5. Onischuk vs Timman  ½-½681996GroningenC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
6. Akopian vs Onischuk  1-0341996GroningenA04 Reti Opening
7. Onischuk vs Van Wely  0-1281996GroningenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
8. Onischuk vs J M Hodgson  1-0451996GroningenB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
9. Gelfand vs Onischuk  ½-½271996GroningenC55 Two Knights Defense
10. Onischuk vs Korchnoi  0-1411996GroningenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
11. Short vs Onischuk  ½-½121996GroningenC28 Vienna Game
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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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