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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: Peter Svidler

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Onischuk vs Svidler  ½-½751996GroningenB57 Sicilian
2. Svidler vs J M Hodgson  1-0341996GroningenB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
3. Gelfand vs Svidler 1-0241996GroningenE73 King's Indian
4. Svidler vs Korchnoi 1-0391996GroningenC08 French, Tarrasch, Open, 4.ed ed
5. Short vs Svidler  ½-½201996GroningenB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
6. Van Wely vs Svidler  ½-½361996GroningenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
7. Svidler vs I Sokolov 0-1321996GroningenC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
8. Leko vs Svidler  ½-½301996GroningenB07 Pirc
9. Svidler vs Shirov  ½-½161996GroningenC78 Ruy Lopez
10. Timman vs Svidler  ½-½341996GroningenB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
11. Svidler vs Akopian  ½-½301996GroningenB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
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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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