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🏆 Linares (1997)

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
The 14th Annual Linares Super Tournament held in 1997 was a Category XVIII event. Twelve of the world's top players, including the World Champion, competed in a round robin format. The participants were (in order of Elo): Garry Kasparov (2795), Vishwanathan Anand (2765), Vladimir Kramnik (2740), Vassily Ivanchuk (2740), Veselin Topalov (2725), Boris Gelfand (2700), Alexei Shirov (2690), Michael Adams (2665), Predrag Nikolic (2655), Alexey Dreev (2650), Judit Polgar (2645), and Jeroen Piket (2640). Kasparov ... [more]

Player: Michael Adams

 page 1 of 1; 11 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Adams vs Dreev 1-0541997LinaresB58 Sicilian
2. Adams vs Ivanchuk  ½-½371997LinaresC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
3. J Polgar vs Adams  ½-½251997LinaresC78 Ruy Lopez
4. Adams vs Shirov 1-0951997LinaresC78 Ruy Lopez
5. Kramnik vs Adams ½-½211997LinaresE90 King's Indian
6. Adams vs Anand  ½-½321997LinaresB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. Kasparov vs Adams 1-0331997LinaresB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
8. Adams vs Gelfand 1-0411997LinaresB50 Sicilian
9. Piket vs Adams  ½-½211997LinaresA10 English
10. Adams vs P Nikolic  ½-½221997LinaresC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
11. Topalov vs Adams  ½-½311997LinaresD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-14-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  offramp: There are some pictures from various Linareseses at chessbase, http://en.chessbase.com/post/linare... It is interesting to see the orientation of different players' knights. Most seem to face forward. Some both face left, oddly.

My knights both look towards the king.

May-19-14  Mr 1100: Wow... nice link there... those photographs - looking back into the '90's...

LOL at the photos of a long-haired Kramnik!!!!

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