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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: Judit Polgar

 page 1 of 1; 11 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Polgar vs P Nikolic 1-0591997LinaresC18 French, Winawer
2. Topalov vs J Polgar  ½-½811997LinaresB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
3. J Polgar vs Adams  ½-½251997LinaresC78 Ruy Lopez
4. Ivanchuk vs J Polgar 0-1191997LinaresD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
5. J Polgar vs Dreev  1-0671997LinaresB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
6. J Polgar vs Shirov  ½-½251997LinaresC78 Ruy Lopez
7. Kramnik vs J Polgar 1-0381997LinaresE97 King's Indian
8. J Polgar vs Anand 0-1371997LinaresC78 Ruy Lopez
9. Kasparov vs J Polgar 1-0411997LinaresB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
10. J Polgar vs Gelfand ½-½241997LinaresB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
11. Piket vs J Polgar 0-1461997LinaresD97 Grunfeld, Russian
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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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