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Dortmund Sparkassen Tournament

Vladimir Kramnik6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Viswanathan Anand5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Vassily Ivanchuk5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Veselin Topalov5/9(+2 -1 =6)[games]
Judit Polgar4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Anatoly Karpov4/9(+1 -2 =6)[games]
Boris Gelfand4/9(+0 -1 =8)[games]
Nigel Short4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Robert Huebner3.5/9(+0 -2 =7)[games]
Artur Yusupov3/9(+1 -4 =4)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Dortmund Sparkassen (1997)

The 25th Dortmund International Chess Tournament held from July 4th to July 13th, 1997 was a Category XVIII event. Ten players, including the reigning FIDE World Champion, competed in a round robin format. The participants were (in order of Elo): Vladimir Kramnik (2770), Vishwanathan Anand (2765), Anatoli Karpov (2745), Veselin Topalov (2745), Vassily Ivanchuk (2725), Boris Gelfand (2695), Judit Polgar (2670), Nigel Short (2660), Artur Yusupov (2640), and local favorite Robert Huebner (2580). Kramnik's third Dortmund win in a row, it was the second time he shared the trophy with no one, scoring 6.5/9 undefeated and winning a full point ahead of second place Anand. The final standings and crosstable are as follows:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 Kramnik * = 1 = 1 1 = = = 1 6 2 Anand = * 1 0 = = = 1 = 1 5 =3 Ivanchuk 0 0 * = = = 1 1 1 = 5 =3 Topalov = 1 = * 0 = = = = 1 5 5 Polgar 0 = = 1 * = = 1 = 0 4 =6 Karpov 0 = = = = * = 0 = 1 4 =6 Gelfand = = 0 = = = * = = = 4 =6 Short = 0 0 = 0 1 = * 1 = 4 9 Huebner = = 0 = = = = 0 * = 3 10 Yusupov 0 0 = 0 1 0 = = = * 3

Category: XVIII (2700). Chief arbiter: Lothar Schmid

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAb...

Previous: Dortmund Sparkassen (1996). Next: Dortmund Sparkassen (1998)

Original collection: Game Collection: Dortmund 1997, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 1 of 1; 14 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Anand vs Ivanchuk 1-0501997Dortmund SparkassenC19 French, Winawer, Advance
2. Kramnik vs Karpov 1-0391997Dortmund SparkassenA14 English
3. Short vs Huebner 1-0511997Dortmund SparkassenC52 Evans Gambit
4. Ivanchuk vs Gelfand 1-0491997Dortmund SparkassenD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. Karpov vs Yusupov 1-0631997Dortmund SparkassenD56 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Judit Polgar vs Short 1-0391997Dortmund SparkassenB40 Sicilian
7. Kramnik vs Ivanchuk 1-0191997Dortmund SparkassenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. Kramnik vs Yusupov 1-0441997Dortmund SparkassenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. Kramnik vs Judit Polgar 1-0411997Dortmund SparkassenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
10. Ivanchuk vs Short 1-0411997Dortmund SparkassenB40 Sicilian
11. Short vs Karpov 1-0441997Dortmund SparkassenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
12. Topalov vs Anand 1-0421997Dortmund SparkassenB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
13. Anand vs Short 1-0481997Dortmund SparkassenC87 Ruy Lopez
14. Topalov vs Yusupov  1-0751997Dortmund SparkassenC18 French, Winawer
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